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NISS Aborts Smuggling Attempt of Consumer Goods to Eritrea

SMC- The National Inelegance and Security Services (NISS) has managed to abort an attempt to smuggle a large quantity of consumer goods in the state of Kassala, en route Eritrea. A security source told the SMC that NISS continued its efforts to implement presidential directives to declare a state of emergency and border closure and combat smuggling to

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Sudan Government to Take Stricter Punishment Against Gold Smugglers

SMC- To combat illegal gold smuggling which is affecting the economy, the Sudanese Presidency on Wednesday has formed a committee to introduce strict measures against gold and money smuggling. Gold production is now Sudan’s main source of hard currency. Sudan shared borders with seven countries, and suffers from the smuggling of gold and commodities across the

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Istanbul: Color! Life! History!

By: Arwa Mohammed Saleh Mohammed (SMC) The Turkish Embassy in Khartoum organized a three-day trip to Istanbul, Turkey for a group of journalists, including myself from the Sudanese Media Centre (SMC). We experienced Turkish hospitality and visited the most important monuments and Islamic civilization. We spent the most beautiful and enjoyable time, accompanied by tour

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Libyan Mufti Calls for Expelling the JEM Gangs from Southern Libya

SMC- The Libyan National Congress Mufti Sheikh Alsadiq Alghryani called upon all official and popular institutions to support the citizens of the southern region and save them from the occupation of the JEM (Justice and Equality Movement) gangs and foreign mercenaries. Alghryani said that the people of southern Libya are suffering from various violations and

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Turkey denies intention to build military base on Sudan’s Red Sea island

Turkey on Tuesday denied intention to establish a military base on Sudan’s Red Sea island Suakin, which is leased to Turkey for restoration and development. Turkish Deputy Prime Minister Hakan Cavusoglu said those who raised this issue means to damage the relations between Sudan and Turkey. “Suakin Island, with its borders and natural geographical location,

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FVP Urges Armed Groups and Opposition to Join the Peace and Dialogue Process

SMC- First Vice President, National Prime Minister, Bakri Hassan Saleh reiterated the call to the armed groups and opposition to engage in the peace and dialogue process. Speaking at a graduation ceremony at the Higher Academy of Strategic and Security Studies (H.A.S.S.S.), he said the government has made progress in boosting the peace and stability

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Western Groups Snub Yasser Arman

SMC- Citizens in the Nuba Mountains abroad succeeded in persuading western groups and organizations to not deal with Yasser Arman, the Secretary-General of the Sudan People Liberation Movement (SPLM). A delegation from the Nuba Mountains Solidarity Organization recently met with the parliamentary group of Sudan and South Sudan led by Baroness Cox at the British Parliament,

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Al-Hilu leaves the Nuba Mountains for Treatment in Nairobi

Agencies– Abdul Aziz al-Hilu, head of the Sudan People Liberation Movement  northern sector (SPLM-N) has travelled to the Ugandan capital of Kampala and then to Nairobi for treatment of a health problem. According to sources in the movement, that the al-Hilu had been to Kampala in early February, in disguise and living in the neighborhood of

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Sudan FM, German Deputy Minister for Foreign Affairs Meet

SMC- German Deputy Foreign minister, Valetta Lynder has stressed the particular relationships linking the Sudan and Germany, pointing to Germany’s commitment to continue efforts for brining closer the views of the Sudanese government and that of the rebel movements. He praised Sudan’s positive role in supporting and bringing stability in the region. Lynder discussed during

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Sudan Government Releases Political Detainees, Women and Students

SMC- In a gesture of goodwill towards opposition forces , President Omar Al Bashir issued directives to the National Intelligence and Security Service (NISS) to release all political detainees and activists including women and students that were detained during the latest protest against economic measures. Overall 80 detainees were released from Kobar prison in northern

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