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Twelve Dead in White Nile Bus Crash

[Radio Dabanga] Rabak -Twelve people died in a traffic accident in Rabak locality when a bus collided with a truck coming from the opposite direction. More than 20 people were injured. (AllAfrica)

Sisi, Bashir to Hold Summit in October

[Egypt Online] President Abdel Fattah El Sisi and his Sudanese counterpart Omar al Bashir will hold a summit on Tuesday 29/5/2018. (AllAfrica)

Dozens of Displaced Families Forced Back to Camps in North Darfur

[Radio Dabanga] Kabkabiya -On Sunday, approximately 250 displaced families were forced to return once again to camps in Kabkabiya in North Darfur after mediation attempts with new settlers in their home villages failed. (AllAfrica)

Sudanese Egyptian Higher Committee Under Bashir and Sessi Convenes in Khartoum in October,

[SNA] Cairo, Egypt -The Minister for Foreign Affair, Dr Al Dirdiri Mohamed Ahmed, on Tuesday headed eh Sudanese side in the meetings of the political consultative committee that convened in Cairo, while the Egypt side was led by its foreign Minister Samih Shukri. (AllAfrica)

Bakri Stands On Implementation of Pharmaceutical Industry Development Plan

[SNA] Khartoum -The First Vice-President and National Prime Minister, Lt. Gen, Bakri Hassan Salih, chaired Tuesday in his office at the Council of Ministers a meeting that included the Minister of Finance and Economic Planning, lt. Gen. Dr. Mohamed Osman Al-Rukabi, acting Health Minister, Dr. Firdus Abdul-Rahman, Chairman of Central Bank of Sudan, Dr. Hazim Abdul-Gadir, General Manager of National Fund for Medical Supplies, Dr. Jamal Khalafalla. (AllAfrica)

FVP Briefed On Implementation of Pharmaceutical Industry Plan

[SNA] Khartoum -The First Vice-President of the Republic, and the National Prime Minister, General, Bakri Hassan Saleh presided over, Tuesday, at his office, a meeting included Ministers of Finance and Economic Planning, Acting Health Minister, Governor of the Central Bank and the Manager Director of the National Fund for Medical Supplies to review the implementation of the development of the medicine industry for 2017-2020. (AllAfrica)

Govt Renews Keenness to Boost Cooperation Relations With Saudi Arabia

[SNA] Khartoum -The Deputy Prime Minister and the minister for investment, Mubarak Fadil Mahdi, on Tuesday discussed with the Saudi ambassador to the Sudan Ali Bin Hassan Gaffar areas of cooperation in the field of investment and the status of the Saudi investments in the country (AllAfrica)

Dr Faisal Says National Congress Is a Party Founded On the Lofty Islamic Principles

[SNA] Khartoum -The Deputy president of the National Congress party, Dr. Faisal Hassan Ibrahim, on Tuesday underlined that the national congress party is founded on the lofty Islamic principles and values. (AllAfrica)

National Congress Plans to Launch Mobilization to Address Economic Issues

[SNA] Khartoum -The National Congress Party (NCP) has announced that it would launch mobilization to address the economic issues through increase of production and productivity via mobilizing the society and businessmen as well as reactivation of trade with the neighboring countries. (AllAfrica)

Assistant of President Calls for Expansion of Political Dialogue and Consultation

[SNA] Khartoum -Assistant of the President of the Republic, Dr. Faisal Hassan Ibrahim, has called for expanding the scope of political dialogue and consultation between the political parties, affirming the importance of implementing the national dialogue recommendations on the ground. (AllAfrica)

Minister Affirms State's Concern Over Quran

[SNA] Khartoum -Cabinet Affairs Minister, Ahmed Saad Omer has renewed the state's concern over the holy Quran , referring to the roe being played by Khalawi ( Quranic schools) , in reciting Quran and spreading the Islamic Call, (Dawa) . (AllAfrica)

Khartoum Workers Laud Karari Locality Schools Success in Basic School Certificate

[SNA] Khartoum -The Chairman of Khartoum State Workers Union, Hashem Al-Tom, has lauded the great success of schools of Karari locality in the Basic School certificate, stressing the interest of the Khartoum State Workers Union in all issues related to the education process in the state. (AllAfrica)

Legislative Council Expresses Support to Governor

[SNA] Damazine -The Legislative Council of the Blue Nile State has expressed its unlimited support to the Wali (governor) of the State, Khaled Hussein concerning the development and reconstruction of the state. (AllAfrica)

Al-Watan Party Welcomes Arman's Step of Moving to Peaceful Struggle

[SNA] Khartoum -Al-Watan Party led by Maj. Gen.(Rtd.) Omram Yahya has welcomed statement by Deputy Chairman of SPLM-N, Yasser Arman on transition from military action to peaceful struggle. (AllAfrica)

UN Peacekeepers Day Celebrates 70th Anniversary

[Radio Dabanga] New York -This year, the United Nations celebrates the 70th anniversary of UN peacekeeping with the theme "70 Years of Service and Sacrifice". (AllAfrica)

Parliament Requests Information On Sudan Prisoners in Libya

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -A Member of Parliament called upon the Speaker of Parliament to shed a light on the situation of Sudanese people held in prisons in Libya. (AllAfrica)

Sudan Call Approves Its Constitution At Paris Meetings

[Radio Dabanga] Paris -The Sudan Call members have concluded their meetings in Paris by renewing its approval of the alliance's constitution and developing its position on the roadmap in detail. (AllAfrica)

Two Farmers Wounded in Jebel Marra Attack

[Radio Dabanga] Dubo El Omda -Two women were wounded in an attack by gunmen on their farms in eastern Jebel Marra on Sunday morning. Farmers reported to this radio station that armed men, driving two Land Cruisers with machine guns mounted on the top, along with gunmen on seven motorcycles and about 36 others on camels and horses, opened fire on a group of farmers. (AllAfrica)

Helping to Bring Perpetrators to Justice at Home

[allAfrica] Activists and victims of some of the worst crimes committed in West Africa sat down together in Banjul, Gambia recently to talk about how to bring to justice more people responsible for these crimes. (AllAfrica)

'Sudan Call Not Responsible for Armed Resistance' - Rebels

[Radio Dabanga] Paris -The meetings of the Sudan Call forces in the French capital Paris are due to end today after five days of deliberations. The rebel movements reaffirmed that the Sudan Call group has no responsibility for the armed resistance in the country. (AllAfrica)

Arab Network Concerned About Press Crackdowns in Sudan

[Radio Dabanga] Cairo -The Cairo-based Arab Network for Crisis Information has expressed its "deep concern" about the "systematic violations and the vicious attacks" by the Sudanese authorities on the press in the country. (AllAfrica)

Four Die of Sunstroke in Port Sudan

[Radio Dabanga] Port Sudan -Four people succumbed to a sunstroke in Port Sudan, capital of Red Sea state, this weekend. The Port Sudan Hospital received four people, including a child, with symptoms of a sunstroke on Saturday, journalist Osman Hashim told Radio Dabanga. (AllAfrica)

Govt Forces Control Commercial Life in Blue Nile State

[Radio Dabanga] Geisan / ED Damazin -Security forces in Blue Nile state have reportedly taken full control over the trade in Geisan locality. (AllAfrica)

Displaced Farmer Killed in South Darfur Attack

[Radio Dabanga] Gireida -A resident of the Gireida camp for the displaced was killed and four others were wounded by militiamen in South Darfur on Sunday. (AllAfrica)

New Attacks On Rebel Sites in Darfur's Jebel Marra

[Radio Dabanga] Kass -The Sudan Liberation Movement under the leadership of Abdelwahid El Nur (SLM-AW) says it repelled attacks on their sites in southern Jebel Marra this weekend. (AllAfrica)

Sudan and Morocco Discuss Ways of Cooperation in Tourism

[SNA] Khartoum -The Minister of Tourism, Antiquities and Wildlife, Mohamed Abu-Zaid, discussed with his Moroccan counterpart Limia Abutaleb, ways of upgrading Tourism in two countries and joint cooperation between them beside the agreement which will be signed in next October in Khartoum on sideline of meetings of the Joint Sudan-Morocco High Ministerial Committee. (AllAfrica)

Provisional Decree, Number of Bills Tabled Before National Assembly

[SNA] Khartoum -State Minister at the Council of Ministers, Tareq Tawfeq tabled before sitting of the National Assembly which was chaired by its Speaker, Professor Ibrahim Ahmed Omer Monday a provisional decree of Miscellaneous Act for Facilitating Works , 2018. Miscellaneous Act resulted in from National Dialogue recommendations, Bill on Cultural Cooperation Agreement between Sudan and Lebanon, Bill on Technical Cooperation Agreement between Sudan and Tunisia and Bill on Cultural Cooperation Agreement between Sudan and Q (AllAfrica)

Abdu-Dayem Sworn-in As Deputy General Auditor

[SNA] Khartoum -Mohamed Nur Abdu Dayem was sworn-in on Monday before President of the Republic, Field Marshal Omer Al-Bashir as Deputy General Auditor in presence of the First Vice-President of the Republic and National Prime Minister, Lt. Gen. Bakri Hassan Salih , Chief Justice, Professor Haider Ahmed Dafaalla and Minister of Presidency of the Republic, Dr Fadul Abdalla Fadul. (AllAfrica)

Minister of Defense Receives Foreign Minister

[SNA] Khartoum -Minister of Defense, Lt. Gen. Awad Mohamed Ahmed Bin Auf received in his office Monday , Foreign Minister, Dr Al-Dirdiri Mohamed Ahmed. (AllAfrica)

Minister of Defense Says Our Participation in Yemen Is Duty and Moral Obligation

[SNA] Khartoum -Minister of Defense, Lt. Gen. Awad Mohamed Ahmed Bin Auf has affirmed Sudan's unchanging stand towards the Arab coalition, saying participation of Sudanese Armed Forces in Yemen is a duty and moral commitment. (AllAfrica)

Woman Flogged for 'Unauthorised Marriage'

[Radio Dabanga] Omdurman -A sentence of flogging was carried out by Omdurman Criminal Court on Tuesday against a woman who married without the consent of her father and brothers, even though her marriage was authorised and witnessed. (AllAfrica)