South Sudan's Kiir in Khartoum to discuss borders

President Salva Kiir's visit to Sudan is aimed at resolving border disputes, oil revenues, and security issues.

02 Nov 2017 07:25

Sudan's Forgotten Films

Two elderly men in Sudan race to save the national film archive, as reels of rare footage disintegrate in its vaults.

22 Oct 2017 02:08

South Sudan: Rebels return to capital as part of peace deal

JUBA, South Sudan (AP) — A delegation of South Sudan's rebels has returned to the capital after two years of exile to start implementing a peace agreement signed four months ago, officials said Monday. Fifteen members of a 150-person advance team landed ...

24 Dec 2015 10:36

Rebel leaders return to South Sudan pledging peace

Juba, South Sudan- South Sudan's rival factions said on Monday they are both committed to finally pushing ahead with implementing a peace plan signed in August to bring an end to the disastrous two-year civil war. South Sudan marks two years of ruinous ...

24 Dec 2015 10:36

South Sudan's Youth Mama choir hits the right note for national harmony

Amid the political discord of South Sudan, a celebrated church choir is using music to transcend tribal boundaries and spread a message of reconciliation Members of the inter-tribal church choir Youth Mama at a church near Serikat market in Juba, South Sudan.

24 Dec 2015 10:36

In South Sudan's Brutal Chaos, Civilians in the Middle

"I'm lucky to be alive," Mary Nyandio, mother of six, told me, one recent morning in Nyal, a rebel-held town in southern Unity state, now home to tens of thousands of people internally displaced by brutal government-led attacks. Seated on a mat under a ...

24 Dec 2015 10:36

Sudan human rights situation 'deteriorating': top lawyer

Human rights in Sudan are deteriorating despite efforts by President Omar al-Bashir to hold talks with his opponents on the country's many problems, a top lawyer told AFP on Tuesday. Bashir -- wanted by the International Criminal Court over war crimes ...

24 Dec 2015 10:36

S. Sudan Government, Rebels Again Aim for Peace

Representatives of the rebels and the government of South Sudan on Tuesday held their first meeting aimed at ending a civil war in the country. The two sides, which signed a peace agreement in August, met in the capital, Juba, in the hope of forming a ...

24 Dec 2015 10:36

Meeting brings parties to conflict in South Sudan together

The very first meeting was held today in Juba, South Sudan, that brought parties to conflict in South Sudan together in order to form a Transitional Government of National Unity as per Peace Agreement The very first meeting was held today in Juba, South ...

24 Dec 2015 10:36

Sudan Suspends Leading Paper, Accuses Owner of 'False News' - ABC News

Ahram OnlineSudan Suspends Leading Paper, Accuses Owner of 'False News'ABC NewsThe Sudanese authorities suspended one of the country's leading papers and charged its owner with spreading "false news" and undermining the state, the owner said Wednesday. The development was the latest in the ongoing crackdown on press freedom ...Sudan suspends leading paper, accuses owner of spreading 'false news' Ahram Onlineall 26 news articles »

24 Dec 2015 10:36

Hospitals in Sudan's Khartoum face epidemic of heart cases - 12/23/2015 8:21:26 PM - Anadolu Agency

Anadolu AgencyHospitals in Sudan's Khartoum face epidemic of heart cases - 12/23/2015 8:21:26 PMAnadolu AgencySudan's Health Ministry recently disclosed that hospitals in capital Khartoum were admitting as many as 255 heart patients each day, raising the question: what has made Sudanese hearts so weak? The number of new cardiac patients appears exceptionally ...and more »

24 Dec 2015 10:36

Sudan: Russia Sign 14 Cooperation Agreements

KHARTOUM (HAN) December 23, 2015 – Public Diplomacy and Regional Stability Initiatives News. Sudan and Russia On Tuesday signed 14 cooperation agreements in different domains, including oil, minerals and banks. The accords were signed following a four ...

24 Dec 2015 10:36

Sudanese security enjoys “good relations” with the CIA: NISS chief - Sudan Tribune

Sudan TribuneSudanese security enjoys “good relations” with the CIA: NISS chiefSudan TribuneThe intelligence cooperation between the US and Sudan was publicly exposed in 2005 when the Los Angeles Times disclosed that the CIA sent a jet in April 2005 to Khartoum to ferry former NISS chief Salah Gosh into Washington for meetings. The same ...

24 Dec 2015 10:36

S. Sudan security re-arrests ex-governor of W. Equatoria - Sudan Tribune

S. Sudan security re-arrests ex-governor of W. EquatoriaSudan TribuneBakasoro was arrested on Tuesday after attending an interrogation meeting at the headquarters of the National Security Services in Juba, a family friend told Sudan Tribune. “His family was informed in the evening (Tuesday) to provide him more cloths in ...

24 Dec 2015 10:36

South Sudan president vows commitment to respecting peace deal - Sudan Tribune

Toronto StarSouth Sudan president vows commitment to respecting peace dealSudan TribuneDecember 23, 2015 (JUBA) - South Sudanese government under the leadership of president Salva Kiir will do all it can to meet its commitments under a peace agreement with armed opposition faction of the governing Sudan People' s Liberation Movement ...With peace in sight, South Sudan's journalists are looking to a hopeful future Toronto StarSudan: Growing Expectations of Sudan Govt.-Rebel SPLM-N Peace Deal AllAfrica.comTalks over the formation of South Sudan's transitional government have begun South Sudan News Agency Voice of America  - Radio Tamazujall 52 news articles »

24 Dec 2015 10:36

Arab Monetary Fund lends $166 mln to cash-strapped Sudan - Reuters

Arab Monetary Fund lends $166 mln to cash-strapped SudanReutersThe Sudanese pound has been sinking against the U.S. dollar in the free market as the official banking system struggles to supply dollars needed to buy imports. When South Sudan seceded in 2011, it took with it three-quarters of the country's oil ...and more »

24 Dec 2015 10:36

Nigerien FM discusses terrorism with Sudanese officials - Sudan Tribune

Sudan TribuneNigerien FM discusses terrorism with Sudanese officialsSudan TribuneDecember 23, 2015 (KHARTOUM) – Sudan and Niger agreed to work together in combating terrorist groups during talks held on Wednesday between Nigerien foreign minister Aisha Bolama in Khartoum with her Sudanese counterpart Ibrahim Ghandour.Modern-day flight to Egypt brings fighting Sudanese factions together in church The IndependentEgyptian popular delegation visits Sudan Egypt IndependentUPDATE 1-Sudanese pound falls against dollar to lowest since 2011 Reuters Zawya (registration)all 10 news articles »

24 Dec 2015 10:36

Sudan: '133 Sudanese Dead From Dengue Fever This Year' - Health Ministry - AllAfrica.com

Sudan: '133 Sudanese Dead From Dengue Fever This Year' - Health MinistryAllAfrica.comEl Geneina/Khartoum — On Tuesday, the West Darfur Ministry of Health reported that 99 people have died of dengue fever since the start of the outbreak in late August. The federal Ministry of Health announced last week that 571 suspected dengue fever ...and more »

24 Dec 2015 10:36

S. Sudan security re-arrests ex-governor of W. Equatoria

December 23, 2015 (JUBA) – Former governor of Western Equatoria state, Joseph Bagashi Bakasoro, is arrested again, sources said on Wednesday. Bakasoro was arrested on Tuesday after attending an interrogation meeting at the headquarters of the National ...

24 Dec 2015 10:36

Saudi's SALIC looking for land in Sudan to grow fodder - AG Week

AG WeekSaudi's SALIC looking for land in Sudan to grow fodderAG WeekDUBAI - Saudi Agriculture and Livestock Co (SALIC), an arm of the state-owned Public Investment Fund, is looking to buy land in Sudan to grow fodder, chief executive Abdullah Aldubaikhi said in an interview on Saudi-owned Al Arabiya TV on Thursday.Saudi Salic eyes land in Sudan to grow fodder Trade Arabiaall 18 news articles »

24 Dec 2015 10:36