WHO Convenes Emergency Meeting on Congo’s Ebola Outbreak

October 16, 2018  Associated Press JOHANNESBURG — The World Health Organization says it is convening a meeting on Wednesday to determine whether Congo’s latest Ebola outbreak constitutes a public health emergency of international concern. Aid organizations have expressed alarm as the rate of new cases has more than doubled this month and community resistance to

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Turkey provides Sudan with medical, academic assistance

Ankara’s political relationship with Khartoum ‘at its best’, Turkish ambassador says 16.10.2018  Mahmoud Barakat     KHARTOUM The Turkish Hospital in Sudan’s western city of Nyala will be provided with a state-of-the-art medical device worth $1 million later this month, Turkish Ambassador to Sudan Irfan Neziroglu said Monday. Speaking to Anadolu Agency from Khartoum, Neziroglu also said the

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Turkish entrepreneurs group opens office in Somalia

Independent Industrialists’ and Businessmen’s Association now boasts 209 contact points in 79 countries 16.10.2018      By Jeyhun Aliyev ANKARA  The largest association of independent businesspeople in Turkey has opened an office in Somalia as part of its drive to expand into Africa. The Independent Industrialists’ and Businessmen’s Association (MUSIAD) now has 209 contact points in 79

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UNODC Praised Sudan’s Ratification of the Migrants Smuggling Protocol

The Executive Director of the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) and Director-General of the United Nations Office in Vienna (UNOV), Yury Fedotov has praised the Sudan commitment to the United Nations conventions against transnational organized crime and welcomed Sudan’s ratification of the Migrants Smuggling Protocol. This came during his address to the

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Libya game will be the toughest for Super Eagles, says Etebo

Remi Sulola in On the GoSport Oghenekaro Etebo, Super Eagles midfielder, says the Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) match against Libya will be the toughest for the team so far. The Stoke midfielder told TheCable that in spite of Libya’s loss to Nigeria on Saturday, it will be detrimental to take the North Africans for granted. “I

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60 American professors to participate in a joint university forum in Khartoum

SMC- Sixty  professors from US universities will participate in the first forum of it Kind between the Sudanese and American Universities which will be held in Khartoum on the 27 October. The Forum is organized by Sudan’s Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research in coordination with the Institute of International Education (IIE) in Washington

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South Africa envoy to meet South Sudan peace guarantors

MONDAY OCTOBER 15 2018   South African Deputy President David Mabuza. FILE | NATION MEDIA GROUP In Summary Mabuza disclosed that his meeting with President Kiir was positive Mabuza was Monday expected to meet Sudanese President Omar Bashir in Khartoum ADVERTISEMENT By JOSEPH ODUHA More by this Author South Africa’s Deputy President David Mabuza is in

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Egyptian President to Visit Khartoum Soon

SMC- Consultations were under way on the visit of Egyptian President Abdul Fattah Al-Sisi to Khartoum. The Ministry of Foreign Affairs  and Egyptian authorities working to set a date of the visit according to the two president agenda. The State Minister of Foreign Affairs, Osama Faisal said told (smc) that the visit of President al-Sisi

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UN, S. Sudan hail Zim peacekeeping efforts

Phyllis Kachere, recently in JUBA, South Sudan Zimbabwe has received acclamation from the United Nations and the South Sudanese government for contributing the highest police contingent of highly -skilled personnel towards efforts to maintain peace and security. In an interview in Juba, the South Sudan capital on Friday, the United Nations Mission in South Sudan

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Sudan : Zain signs LTE roaming agreement with Telenor

Monday, 15 October 2018 Follow @ecofinagency (Ecofin Agency) – The subsidiary of Kuwait group Zain in Sudan signed LTE roaming agreement with Telenor, the Norwegian telecommunications group. Thanks to this partnership, Zain Sudan can automatically offer clients of the 13 markets of Telenor LTE services when they travel to that country. In addition, Zain Sudan’s

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