‘Football Deeply Rooted in Brazilian Identity and World Cup is Time to Celebrate It’

Football is not only the most popular sport in Brazil; it is a defining feature of our nation. While sports like volleyball, basketball or Formula 1 do touch Brazilian hearts, football is a very piece of ourselves and of our national identity. Almost everyone in Brazil supports a local team from a very early age.

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Children take part in Football for Friendship in Russia

Young football players from 211 countries visited Moscow to take part in the 6th edition of Football for Friendship programme. 12 year old girls and boys were combined into 32 international teams. The competition started ahead of the World Cup and every single participant won a ticket to it’s opening match. Swan Dram, from France,

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Brief history, belief, marriage, and language of this beautiful people

The origin of the Babur Bura people can be traced back to the 6th century. History has it that at a point in time there was an exodus of people from Yemen in the Middle East to the Nile valley. And as at A.D.600, these people had not only dispersed, a good number of them

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Sudan peace mediators delays visit to Khartoum after Eid: official

SMC- The African Union High Implementation Panel (AUHIP) has postponed a visit of the special envoy of the chief African Union mediator Thabo Mbeki to Khartoum. In Charge of negotiations with the Darfur movements, Dr. Amin HassanOmer the AUHIP has delayed the visit but he didn’t elaborate on what motivated the postponement. Speaking to SMC,

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STATEMENT OF THE CHAIRPERSON OF THE AFRICAN UNION COMMISSION ON THE FATE OF STRANDED MIGRANTS IN THE MEDITERRANEAN SEA

The Chairperson of the African Union Commission, Moussa Faki Mahamat, commends the Government of Spain for giving safe harbour to over 600 migrants, including women and children, who were stranded in the Mediterranean Sea since Sunday 10 June 2018. “Migrants in distress, irrespective of their origin and legal status, deserve the necessary protection under international

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AU Welcomes Sudan’s Initiative on Hosting Salva Kiir and Riek Machar

SMC- The African Union (AU) has welcomed the Sudanese initiative to host the meeting between the President of the Government of South Sudan, Salva Kiir Mayardit, and the leader of armed opposition, Riek Machar, in order to bring their views closer and bring peace to South Sudan. Speaking to SMC, acting Head of AU Office

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What does Careem’s expansion to Sudan mean for local players?

Sudan, a country with a population of around 40 million, has gone both unnoticed and untouched by regional and international tech players, and for good reason. The economy today is struggling with austerity measures, inflation, and a weakened currency, with no sign of improvement in the near future. Added to that is a tech sector

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Sudan’s efforts to mediate in South Sudan conflict to bring peace: envoy

Sudan’s Ambassador to South Sudan Adil Ibrahim Mustafa said Tuesday Khartoum’s good gesture to mediate in talks between South Sudanese warring leaders will end rivalry and yield peace in the East African youngest republic. Mustafa told Xinhua in Juba that the planned talks between President Salva Kiir and rebel leader Riek Machar is expected to

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