Port Sudan News

Workers at Port Sudan container terminal strike over concession deal

KHARTOUM (Reuters) - Workers at Port Sudan’s southern container terminal went on strike on Monday to protest against a deal with Philippine port operator International Container Terminal Services Inc (ICTSI), port employees and a union official said.

Reuters , Africa Feb 19, 2019

Sudan police fire tear gas as protesters rally afresh

Protesters also gathered in the Red Sea city of Port Sudan, in several villages in Jazeera State, south of the capital, and in the central town of Madani, witnesses said.

New Vision , Uganda Feb 1, 2019

Sudan police fire tear gas as protesters rally afresh

Protesters also gathered in the Red Sea city of Port Sudan, in several villages in Jazeera State, south of the capital, and in the central town of Madani, witnesses said.

EWN , South Africa Jan 31, 2019

Sudan police fire tear gas at protesters

Protesters also gathered in the Red Sea city of Port Sudan, in several villages in Jazeera State, south of the capital, and in the central town of Madani, witnesses said.

The East African , Kenya Jan 31, 2019

Sudan top spy orders release of detainees held in protests

Mourning turns into demo In a separate demonstration, tribesmen from the Red Sea city of Port Sudan mourned the deaths 14 years ago of 21 comrades with a sit-in against Bashir's government, witnesses and activists said.

News 24 , South Africa Jan 30, 2019

Top Africa stories: Zim cleric freed on bail, DRC rebel leaders surrender

Read more on this story here More protests expected in Sudan against al-Bashir's rule Demonstrators are gathering in Sudan's capital and eastern cities to memorialize those killed in protests against autocratic President Omar al-Bashir, on the anniversary of a 2005 killing of protesters in Port Sudan.

News 24 , South Africa Jan 30, 2019

Sudan security chief orders release of detained protesters

Hundreds also demonstrated in the Red Sea city of Port Sudan and chanted anti-government slogans.

Reuters , Africa Jan 30, 2019

Body appeals to Bashir on held journalists

CPJ said that the Khartoum authorities continued with the media crackdown on Monday and arrested freelance reporters Adam Mahdi in Nyala, southwest of Khartoum, and Amin Sanada in Port Sudan, northeast of the capital.

Daily Monitor , Uganda Jan 30, 2019

Sudan security chief orders release of detained protesters

Hundreds also demonstrated in the Red Sea city of Port Sudan and chanted anti-government slogans.

EWN , South Africa Jan 29, 2019

Sudan intelligence chief orders release of protest detainees

The demonstration, called by unions and opposition activists fell on the anniversary of the 2005 killing of protesters in Port Sudan during an earlier period of popular upheaval.

Al Jazeera , Africa Jan 29, 2019