At least five local officials killed in Sudan plane crash – state TV

  09 Dec 2018 – 14:30 KHARTOUM: At least five local government officials were killed in a plane crash in Sudan’s eastern al-Qadarif state on Sunday, state TV reported. Those killed included the state’s governor and its minister of agriculture. Source:(https://www.thepeninsulaqatar.com+Reuters)

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10 migrants missing, 10 rescued as boat capsizes off Libyan shores

10 MIGRANTS MISSING, 10 RESCUED AS BOAT CAPSIZES OFF LIBYAN SHORES  December 08, 2018 – 21:55  Written By: AbdulkaderAssad The Libyan coastguards have rescued 10 illegal migrants, recovered two bodies and are still looking for 10 others, who have been missing from the boat that capsized off Misrata shores. The media office of the Libyan Navy

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Djibouti port to provide services to S. Sudan, Rwanda and Burundi

WEDNESDAY DECEMBER 5 2018 In Summary DMP, which began operations in June 2017, has expanded greatly in the recent past DMP expected to handle the biggest ship with 80,000 tons of grain for the Ethiopian government By ANDUALEM SISAY More by this Author Djibouti will resume providing port services to South Sudan following the restoration

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Air fares in Sudan soar due to local currency’s devaluation

DECEMBER 8, 2018 KHARTOUM (Reuters) – Air fares in Sudan skyrocketed this week after aviation authorities ordered airlines to price tickets in line with a new exchange rate mechanism that sharply devalued the local currency. Under the exchange regime introduced in October in a bid to tackle an acute shortage of foreign currency, the Sudanese

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France: 135 people injured in Yellow Vest protests

French Interior Minister says around 125,000 people participated in nationwide protests 09.12.2018      PARIS A total of 118 people and 17 police officers were injured during Saturday’s Yellow Vest protests across France, the French Interior Minister said late Saturday. Around 125,000 people participated in the nationwide protests, said Interior Minister Christophe Castaner in a press meeting.

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Darfur peace process based on Doha Document: Sudan official

December 09 2018 QNA/ Khartoum The international community has unanimously agreed that the Doha Peace Document is the basis of the peace process in Darfur and that any steps taken for armed movements to join the Doha document are carried out because it has received recognition and global support along with the popular approval by

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Sudan and Djibouti leaders inaugurate New Industrial Park in Ethiopia

December 8,2018 Sudanese president, Omar Hassan al-Bashir, and Djibouti president, Ismaïl Omar Guelleh, jointed Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed today during the inauguration ceremony of brand new Industrial Park in Jimma, South Western Ethiopia. It was constructed at a cost of $61 Million Dollars. It is intended for textile industry and agro-processing. The leaders have

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President Al-Bashir of Sudan welcomes Bader Al-Kharafi

KHARTOUM: Zain Group announces that the President of the Republic of Sudan,  Omar Al-Bashir has received Zain Group Vice-Chairman and CEO, Bader Al-Kharafi at a meeting held in Khartoum, the Sudanese capital. Also present at the meeting was Zain Sudan Managing Director, Elfatih Erwa. During the meeting, Al-Kharafi took the opportunity to brief President Al-Bashir

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South Sudan leaders appeal for forgiveness after brutal civil war

JUBA, Dec. 8 (Xinhua) — South Sudan’s President Salva Kiir and his deputy Wani Igga have joined a campaign seeking to reunite and reconcile South Sudanese torn apart by a five-year conflict. Using pre-recorded audio messages aired on local radio stations, the leaders of the world’s youngest nation are urging the people of South Sudan to embrace forgiveness to pave way for nationwide reconciliation. The

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Sudan says talks on South Kordofan, Blue Nile to begin in Addis Ababa

 2018-12-09 05 KHARTOUM, Dec. 8 (Xinhua) — Sudanese government on Saturday said that a new round of peace talks regarding South Kordofan and Blue Nile areas would begin on Sunday in the Ethiopian capital Addis Ababa. “The government delegation will leave on Saturday for Addis Ababa, and it is ready to achieve peace in the

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