South Sudanese fear leaving UN protected camps despite peace

Tracing his fingers over the metal fencing at a United Nations protected site in South Sudan’s capital, Nhial Nyuot Nhial hung his head as he contemplated going home after years of civil war. “At the moment it’s impossible for someone to leave,” he said. The 33-year-old is among tens of thousands of people who are

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South Sudan to host International games in Uganda

South Sudan will host all its 2019 international games in Kampala, Uganda this according to South Sudan’s Football Association (SSFA). According to SSFA President, Mr. Francis Amin playing in Kampala is cheaper and nearer with the move coming after the national stadium in Juba began reconstruction work on Saturday, which could take up to a

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Security Authority Abort Sabotage Protest in Dongola

SMC- The security authorities in the northern state have managed to abort sabotage acts in the Dongola market. Speaking to SMC, a security source said that the sabotage were managed by groups in the social media, pointing out that the security services was monitoring them and abort the operation. He called on citizens not to

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Sudan, Jordan Discuss Military Cooperation

SMC- Sudanese Army’s Chief of General Staff Kamal Abdel-Marouf  discussed with his Jordanian counterpart the military cooperation between the two countries. The President of the republic Omar Al-Bashir met on Wednesday with Jordan Army’s Chief of General Staff Mahmoud Freihat at the guest house. Following the meeting, Abdel-Marouf said the meeting discussed various areas of

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Ethiopia to Charge Restive Region’s Former Leader With Civil War Plot

Prosecutors will charge the former head of Ethiopia’s strife-torn Somali region and dozens of other officials with plotting to incite a civil war and ordering abuses including beheadings, officials said on Friday. Abdi Mohammed Omer was arrested after three days of deadly violence in the regional capital Jijiga in August. Rights groups said his administration

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Andariya Roadshow Exposes Sudanese and South Sudanese Musicians to Egypt

Sudan-based multi-disciplinary digital media platform Andariya launched ‘Andariya Roadshow’, a project giving selected Sudanese and South Sudanese musicians the opportunity to share their talent through a series of workshops in both Cairo and Kampala, as well as a chance to perform at Sawy Culture Wheel on 26 January. Music plays a huge role in Sudan,

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Sudanese-American consultations to resume bilateral dialogue

SMC- Diplomatic sources at the Foreign Ministry have revealed consultations between the Sudan and Washington to resume dialogue with the aim of removing Sudan from the list of state sponsors of terrorism. According to (SMC) the sources said that the negotiations will be withdrawn lifting the total siege on Sudan, pointing out that they stressed

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Al-Bashir to Visit Kuwait Soon

SMC- The President of the republic Omer al-Bashir will pay an official visit Kuwait to discuss regional issues of common concern. The visit comes within the framework of an Arab countries tour that al-Bashir started last week by visiting Qatar, said government spokesperson Bishara Guma’a Aror. He added the visit would also discuss the bilateral

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Al-Bashir on an official visit to Cairo

SMC- The Sudanese President Omer Al-Bashir on Sunday travel to Cairo on a one-day work visit Al-Bashir discuss with his Egyptian counterpart Abdel-Fatah Al-Sisi bilateral relations as well as regional and international issues of common concern. It pointed out that the visit comes within the framework of the continued contacts and consultations between the leadership

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Clashes Erupted within SLA-AW this Week

SMC- More than (10) leaders of Sudan Liberation Army- Abdul Wahid (SLA-AW) killed, and (16) wounded in clashes erupted within the movement in Jebel Marra early this week. Speaking to SMC, the movement splinter leader Adam Saleh, said that the clashes were ongoing  between Qadoura and Mubarak Waldouk groups, who are fighting for power. He

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