[Sudan Tribune]Khartoum -An opposition party revealed that president Omer Hassan Al-Bashir agreed to form a transitional government to implement a national political program saying it must not last for more than two years.
[Sudan Tribune]On Friday, April 18 Radio Dabanga reported that Khartoum had expelled yet another critical humanitarian organization working in Darfur, this time Merlin (UK). The reason? Because Merlin had merged with Save the Children, which Khartoum h...
[Sudan Tribune]Khartoum -Darfur's rebel Justice and Equality Movement (JEM) has denied reports that it kidnapped 8 oil workers from Tiger oilfield in West Kordofan state. Sudanese security sources in Khartoum on Saturday accused JEM of abducting 8 engi...
[Radio Dabanga]Kanar -An as yet unidentified armed group has killed five government troops, injured several others, and kidnapped eight oil engineers at Kanar oilfield between Muglad and El Hugilig in South Kordofan on Saturday morning.
[Sudan Tribune]The Sudan Democracy First Group mourns the loss of Osman Hummaida, a towering figure of the human rights movement in Sudan, and a tireless campaigner for democracy and peace in the country. Osman passed away peacefully in a Johannesburg ...
[Sudan Tribune]Juba -South Sudan's government on Saturday accused "enemies of peace" and regional stability of sabotaging improving relations with the government of neigbouring Sudan, asserting it remains committed to respecting the terms of the cooper...
[Sudan Tribune]Khartoum -An unidentified armed group has killed two guards and kidnapped three workers including two foreign nationals at Kanar oilfield in South Kordofan state, said the Sudanese Armed Forces (SAF), on Saturday.
[VOA]South Sudan has urged Sudan to prevent armed groups - including rebels loyal to former vice president Riek Machar - from using its territory to launch attacks against the world's newest nation, according to Barnaba Mariel Benjamin, South Sudan's f...
[Radio Dabanga]Khartoum -The National Consensus Forces, a coalition of opposition parties, have suspended the membership of the National Umma Party (NUP), the Popular Congress Party (PCP), and the Justice Party, owing to their decision to unconditional...
[Sudan Tribune]Khartoum -The Sudanese president, Omer Hassan Al-Bashir, said that several Western countries which encouraged South Sudan's independence have apologised for their actions and urged Khartoum to reunite with the newborn state.
[Sudan Tribune]Khartoum -Sudan's ruling National Congress Party (NCP) has announced it would seek regional participation in the national dialogue in order to encourage all political forces to engage in it without exception.
[Sudan Tribune]Today in Khartoum airport, UNICEF received 89 tons of life-saving supplies to support the humanitarian response to children affected by emergencies in various hot spots throughout Sudan. These supplies were airlifted as Sudan faced unexp...
[Radio Dabanga]Khartoum -The Sudanese Ministry of Interior has revealed that the number of reports of armed robbery in the country has increased during the last three months, including 193 cases in Darfur.
April 20, 14 (BOR) - Officials in South Sudan's Jonglei state have cautioned youth against organising another violent protest in the capital, Bor, saying the United Nations has "accepted" their demands to have the 5,000 displaced people relocated.
A petition was Thursday delivered to the world body by about 300 protestors who wanted the displaced people moved out of Jonglei within 72 hours.
The peaceful protest, however, turned violent when armed members of the group broke into the UN (...)
April 20, 2014 (KHARTOUM) - Darfur's rebel Justice and Equality Movement (JEM) has denied reports that it kidnapped 8 oil workers from Tiger oilfield in West Kordofan state.
Sudanese security sources in Khartoum on Saturday accused JEM of abducting 8 engineers including three foreign nationals working for the Greater Nile Petroleum Operating Company (GNPOC) from an area between Al-Muglad and Hegleg.
The same sources further affirmed that abductees were taken to South Sudan's borders, saying (...)
April 20, 2014 (JUBA) - South Sudan's government on Sunday downplayed warnings that the country risks breaking down into smaller and tribally-run administrations, claiming that such utterances are meant to undermine the authority and legitimacy of its current leadership.
"There is a democratically elected government by the people of this country. The current president was elected by the 93% votes by the people of this country. This was unprecedented win. His term has not yet finished and (...)
April 20, 2014 (NAIROBI) – South Sudanese rebels have dismissed accusations that their fighters carried out targeted killings of Sudanese traders found in Bentiu during their recapture of the oil-rich state capital last Tuesday from government troops.
Sudanese media this week published stories alleging that the rebels allied to the former vice president, Riek Machar, massacred hundreds of Sudanese nationals, particularly from Darfur region.
Darfur rebel groups on Sunday have also presented (...)
Following a meeting on Sunday at Mount Everest’s base camp, the local Sherpa community issued a seven-day ultimatum to the Nepalese government and threatened to boycott the upcoming spring climbing season if their demands are not met
[VOA]Juba -Senior South Sudan government officials on Friday blamed United Nations peacekeepers for provoking a deadly attack on a U.N. compound in Bor by firing warning shots into the air to disperse a large group of armed civilians who had gathered o...
April 20, 2014 (KHARTOUM) – An opposition party revealed that president Omer Hassan Al-Bashir agreed to form a transitional government to implement a national political program saying it must not last for more than two years.
Sudan's opposition Popular Congress Party's (PCP) secretary of foreign relations, Bashir Adam Rahma said, in an interview with the Qatari Al-Watan newspaper on Sunday, that Bashir accepted this transitional government which will administrate the country during the (...)