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May 31 - 2020 KHARTOUM / DARFUR

Official figures: 262 Covid-19 deaths in Sudan to date

Sudan’s Federal Ministry of Health reported 279 new coronavirus (Covid-19) cases and 29 deaths on Sunday which brings the official total number in in the country to 4,800 cases,...
May 31 - 2020 KHARTOUM

Sudan govt, WFP sign MoU on family support programme

The government of Sudan and the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to support the government’s Family Support programme that...
May 31 - 2020 JUBA / KHARTOUM

Minni Minawi meets new Sudan rebel alliance leaders

The Sudan Liberation Movement faction under the leadership of Minni Minawi (SLM-MM) that withdrew from the Sudan Revolutionary Front (SRF) rebel alliance earlier this month, on...

High mortality rate in North Darfur capital partly due to coronavirus

A third of the increased mortality rate in the North Darfur capital El Fasher has been caused by the coronavirus (Covid-19), a university study shows.

PM Hamdok laments ‘partisan politics’ in Sudan

May 31 - 2020 KHARTOUM

Sudan’s Prime Minister Abdallah Hamdok claims that “partisan politics has been a major obstacle that faces the transitional government”. The PM stated that the government has launched developmental projects to boost the economy in various parts of the country. He also announced that his government intends to reinforce diplomatic relations with the neighbouring and regional countries.

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May 29 - 2020 BABANUSA

Locality office torched in Sudan’s West Kordofan

The Babanusa locality office in West Kordofan and the house of the locality’s executive director were torched after a quarrel between young men and army soldiers at a petrol station.

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May 28 - 2020 KHARTOUM (UPDATED*)

Abdallah Al Bashir in Khartoum hospital with ‘suspected Covid-19’

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The brother of deposed president Omar Al Bashir and six former members of the deposed regime, who are being held in Khartoum prisons, have been transferred to hospitals in the...

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