Sudan News

South Sudan urges refugees to return home

South Sudan authorities have revived calls for their nationals in Uganda and neighbouring countries to return home, saying the country is now peaceful.

The Observer , Uganda Jan 16, 2019

Sudan protests rumble on as Bashir remains defiant

KHARTOUM – One month after protests erupted across Sudan against rising bread prices, anti-government demonstrations have turned into daily rallies against a defiant President Omar al-Bashir who has rejected calls to resign.

EWN , South Africa Jan 16, 2019

Mutyaba expects tough Otoho fight

Here was a player whose closest claim to active football was futsal; glimpses of his impressive past at Vipers, stints in Sudan and DRC, and Cranes cameos notwithstanding.

Daily Monitor , Uganda Jan 16, 2019

Sudan police tear gas anti-government protest in Kassala: witnesses

Sudanese police on Wednesday fired tear gas at crowds of anti-government protesters in Kassala, witnesses said, in the first such demonstration held in the eastern town bordering Eritrea.

News 24 , South Africa Jan 16, 2019

Uganda, South Sudan renew border surveillance

Lamwo, Uganda | THE INDEPENDENT | Uganda and South Sudan authorities have renewed ties to enhance cross border security surveillance at the disputed Ngomoromo border post in Lokung Sub-county in Lamwo district pending the long awaited demarcation exercise.

The Independent , Uganda Jan 16, 2019

Nigeria ranked among top 10 cheapest petrol selling countries – Report

In its report released on 15 January, the Global Economic Policy Initiative, GEPin, said Nigeria presently ranks number six in the world only behind Venezuela, Sudan, Iran, Kuwait and Algeria.

Vanguard News , Nigeria Jan 16, 2019

The inspirational story of South Sudanese footballer Awer Mabil conquering the world stage

- Awel Mabil is a South Sudanese professional player who currently plies his trade with FC Midtjylland - The 23-year-old was born in Kenya before moving to Australia - He currently plays for the Australian national football team, scoring four goals in seven international appearances - He has caught the attention of the world with his exploits in the field and rather unusual goal celebrations Emerging Socceroos attacking star, Awer Mabil, has caught the football world by storm with his heroics in the field and peculiar goal celebrations.

Tuko , Kenya Jan 16, 2019

MY HUSTLE: Making a difference in job-hunting woes

We have started talks with people in different markets like Egypt, Sudan and Somalia because we hope to launch elsewhere.

Daily Nation , Kenya Jan 16, 2019

Gen Museveni refuses UN job

He had been the first African president to offer his support for the US invasion of Iraq in 2003; he had supported USA against Sudan president Omar-al-Bashir.

The Observer , Uganda Jan 16, 2019

Salva Kiir visits Egypt for bilateral talks

By JOSEPH ODUHA South Sudanese President Salva Kiir has Wednesday travelled to Cairo for bilateral talks.

The East African , Kenya Jan 16, 2019