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February 20 - 2017 OTASH CAMP

Deadline to vacate South Darfur camp centre extended by two weeks

The Governor of South Darfur has extended the deadline for the evacuation of Centre 4 of the Otash camp for the displaced for another two weeks. Radio Dabanga reported on Friday...
February 20 - 2017 EL GEDAREF

Power cuts disturb life in eastern Sudan’s El Gedaref

The residents of El Gedaref town in eastern Sudan complain about long-lasting power cuts over the weekend. “The outages started on Friday, and lasted more than eight hours during...
February 20 - 2017 KHARTOUM

Sudan court sentences Ethiopian protesters to lashes, fine

On Saturday, a Khartoum court sentenced 65 Ethiopians to 40 lashes and a large fine for staging a demonstration. Hundreds of Ethiopian nationals living in the Sudanese capital...
February 20 - 2017 KALMA CAMP

South Darfur displaced deny governor’s report on mass return

The Darfur Displaced and Refugees Association has contradicted the claim by the Governor of South Darfur on Saturday that 600,000 displaced people have returned to their villages...

US Dollar rate at Sudan’s ‘parallel market’ on the rise again

February 20 - 2017 KHARTOUM

The Khartoum black market rate of the US Dollar rose to SDG 17.5-17.7 on Sunday, after a short-term drop in late January.

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February 19 - 2017 KHARTOUM

Sudanese journalists condemn Islamist preacher’s attack on colleague

Journalists in Sudan have denounced the attack on one of their colleagues, Shamayel El Nour, by a radical preacher in his sermon on Friday.

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February 16 - 2017 EL FASHER

North Darfur capital tense as army, militias clash

Above: Combined government forces on the road to El Borsa in the east of El Fasher (RD)
Below right: Slain Sudanese Army Lieutenant El Tayeb Abdallah El Tayeb (RD)
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Armoured military vehicles, troops, and police are patrolling the streets of the El Fasher tonight following violent clashes that erupted between combined government forces and...

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