Washington Recognizes Khartoum Efforts to Bring Peace in S. Sudan

SMC- Sudan’s Foreign Minister, Al-Dirdiri Mohamed Ahmed briefed the US Chargé d’ Affaires in Khartoum, Steven Koutsis, on peace efforts to bring the South Sudan parties together, which culminated in the signing of the Agreement on Principles and the Agreement on Security Arrangements between the two parties. During their meeting on Monday, in the presence

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Europe Must Address Poverty in Africa to Deal With Migration Crisis

The just-concluded EU Summit on migration has come up with measures like securing centers for migrants to process asylum claims, strengthening external border controls, and boosting financing for Turkey and countries in North Africa. But these are old solutions to old problems. Since 2015, the EU has been working at full capacity to overcome the

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40 University Scholarships Offered By Malaysia’s UCSI for Sudanese Students

SMC-   Malaysia’s recently crowned top private varsity UCSI University, is awarding 40 educational scholarships for high-performing Sudanese students in conjunction with their outstanding position in the 2019 QS World University Rankings.     Now ranking at 481, UCSI University is placed in the top 2% of all universities in the world and ahead of many

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The Reckoning South Sudan Needs

The seventh anniversary of South Sudan’s independence on July 11 is, at best, a bittersweet occasion. Seldom has a country come into being with such promise and good will. Dozens of heads of state, including Sudan’s president, Omar al-Bashir, came to Juba to witness the birth of the world’s newest state. Messages poured in from

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NISS Aborts Gold Smuggling Operation Worth USD 9 Million

SMC- The National Intelligence and Security Service (NISS) has confirmed it will continue  its campaign to wipe out organized networks that sabotage the economy, pointing to new measures taken in this regard. Nobody is above the law and whoever commits violations would be brought before the law, NISS Chief 1st Lt. General  Salah Abdallah Gosh has

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