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Egypt, Ethiopia, and Sudan Commit to Resolving Nile Dam Dispute

[Deutsche Welle] The three African nations have said they will continue trying to resolve a conflict over plans for a massive Ethiopian-run dam along the Nile river. The project has raised concerns about shortages of drinking water. (AllAfrica)


Haemorrhagic Fever, Malaria Spreading in Sudan

[Radio Dabanga] Dinder / El Fasher -The hospital of Dinder in eastern Sennar reported a second case of haemorrhagic fever on Wednesday, while malaria has claimed the lives of at least 11 children in North Darfur. (AllAfrica)


Sweden Commits Support to Economic Regeneration in Sudan

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -The government of Sweden along with Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (SIDA) has assured that it will promote long-term development solutions to the economic regeneration of Sudan, which is vital at the moment. (AllAfrica)


Foreign Minister Meets U.S. President Donald Trump

[Radio Dabanga] Washington DC -Sudan's Foreign Minister, Asmaa Abdallah, joined delegates to the tripartite consultative meeting on the Renaissance Dam on the Blue Nile in Ethiopia, to meet US President Donald Trump in the Oval Office at the White House in Washington yesterday. (AllAfrica)


No Relief for Ailing Sudanese Pound

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -The downward slide of the Sudanese Pound (SDG) against major international currencies is showing no signs of recovery, in spite of pledges and efforts by the transitional government and Prime Minister Hamdok. (AllAfrica)


North Kordofan Medics Call Vigil for Change

[Radio Dabanga] El Obeid -The Forces for Freedom and Change (FFC) in North Kordofan announced that a vigil will be held today in front of the El Obeid Teaching Hospital against the deterioration of health care and administration in the state, "with no solution in sight". (AllAfrica)


Ministry - No Impunity for Crimes Against Journalists

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -Sudan's Ministry of Culture and Information has pledged that crimes committed against journalists under the former regime will not pass without accountability. (AllAfrica)


PM Hamdok Hears Five Key Demands From Darfur Displaced

[Radio Dabanga] Darfur -Leaders of the camps for displaced people in Darfur have put five key demands to Prime Minister Abdallah Hamdok after his first visit to the region on Monday. (AllAfrica)


Egypt, Ethiopia, Sudan Commit to Finalize Trilateral Technical Talks By Jan 2020

[Addis Standard] The Ethiopian delegation was led by Foreign minister Gedu Andargachew and included (AllAfrica)


Al-Burhan Leaves for Kampala

[SNA] Khartoum -The Head of Sudan's Transitional Sovereignty Council (SC), Abdul Fatah Al-Burhan left, Thursday, for the Ugandan Capital of Kampala in a one-day office ial visit to participate in the Tripartitre Summit with the Ugandan President, Yoweri Museveni and the President of the State of South Sudan, Salva Kiir Mayardit. (AllAfrica)


Sudan Welcomes Riyadh Agreement Between Yemeni Parties

[SNA] Khartoum -The Foreign Ministry Wednesday issued a press statement on the Riyadh agreement between the Yemeni government and the Southern Transitional Council, welcoming the agreement and appreciating the sincere sponsorship of Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates to the negotiations until they culminated in the final agreement. (AllAfrica)


Raja Nicola Affirms Government Resolution to Solve Agricultural Season Problems

[SNA] Khartoum -Member of the Sovereignty Council, Raja Nicola, has affirmed keenness of the transitional period's government to solve the problems facing the agricultural sector and to enable it to contribute to enhancing the Sudanese economy and increasing the national income. (AllAfrica)


Foreign Minister Meets With U.S. Deputy National Security Advisor

[SNA] Washington -The Foreign Minister, Asma Mohamed Abdalla, met on Tuesday noon, at the sidelines of the tripartite consultative meeting on the Renaissance Dam, with the US Deputy National Security Advisor, Ms. Ellen Woolch, and in presence of the Director of Multi-Organizations at the US National Security Council and the Director of the European and American Affairs at Sudan Foreign Ministry, Ambassador Mohamed Abdalla Al-Toam, and Sudan acting Charge d'Affaires to Washington, Ambassador Magdi Mufadal. (AllAfrica)


TSC Discusses Partnership With Westminster Organization

[SNA] Khartoum -The Transitional Sovereign Council (TSC) members, Ayesha Musa and Raja Nicola, Wednesday received, separately,the Regional Director of Westminster Organization for Democracy in Middle East and North Africa, Dr. Dina Mulhem and discussed the partnership and cooperation with the Westminster organization in the field of democratic transformation in Sudan. (AllAfrica)


85 Percent of Sudan's Pastoralists Face Poverty and Hunger

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -More than seven million people in Sudan suffer from poverty and hunger, 85 per cent of them are pastoralists, according to the Undersecretary of the Ministry of Animal Resources and Fisheries Adil Farah. (AllAfrica)


Darfur Conference - Peace Before Land Registration

[Radio Dabanga] Nyala -The Land Conference in South Darfur recommends the rationing and registration of land be stopped until the peace process has been completed and the displaced people and refugees have returned to their areas of origin. (AllAfrica)


UNESCO Underlines Concern Over Crimes Against Journalists

[SNA] Khartoum -Representative of UNESCO Khartoum Office , Dr Ayman Badri noted while he addressing celebration held at Ministry of Culture and Information Wednesday on International Day to End Impunity for Crimes Against Journalists that the statistics of crimes against journalist were alarming. (AllAfrica)


RSF Offer Aid to Sibra People in West Darfur

[SNA] Sirba -Rapid Support Forces (RSF)have offered aid in Kind to 50 vulnerable people mostly aged and elders at Karkari of Sirba locality in West Darfur, RSF Commander of West Darfur sector, Hamid Ambilo has said. (AllAfrica)


Sudan's Forces for Freedom and Change - 'Hand Al Bashir to ICC'

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -The Forces for Freedom and Change (FFC), Sudan's main opposition coalition and major mover in the December Revolution, has reached consensus that ousted President Omar Al Bashir should be transferred to the International Criminal Court (ICC) in The Hague to face prosecution for genocide, war crimes, and crimes against humanity once his current trial in Khartoum for corruption and money laundering has been completed. (AllAfrica)


FFC North Darfur Presents Demands to PM Hamdok

[Radio Dabanga] El Fasher -Representatives of the Forces for Freedom and Change (FFC) in six localities in North Darfur presented their demands to Prime Minister Abdallah Hamdok during his visit on Monday. (AllAfrica)


CAR Defense Minister Concludes Visit to Sudan

[SNA] Khartoum -Minister of Defense of Central African Republic(CAR) Marie-NoŽlle Koyara, concluded her visit to the country Wednesday after holding a series of meetings and talks at level of government , ministry of defense and chief of staff. (AllAfrica)


North Darfur Student Support Teachers' Strike

[Radio Dabanga] El Fasher -Students demonstrated in the North Darfur capital El Fasher yesterday to support the strike by their teachers that started on Monday. (AllAfrica)


Sudan's Forces for Freedom and Change - 'Hand Al Bashir to ICC'

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -The Forces for Freedom and Change (FFC), Sudan's main opposition coalition and major mover in the December Revolution, has reached consensus that ousted President Omar Al Bashir should be transferred to the International Criminal Court (ICC) in The Hague to face prosecution for genocide, war crimes, and crimes against humanity once his current trial in Khartoum for corruption and money laundering has been completed. (AllAfrica)


Joint Statement Of Egypt, Ethiopia, Sudan, The United States, And The World Bank

[U.S. Treasury] Washington, DC -The foreign ministers of Egypt, Ethiopia and Sudan and their delegations met with the Secretary of the Treasury and the President of the World Bank in Washington, D.C. on November 6, 2019.† The ministers reaffirmed their joint commitment to reach a comprehensive, cooperative, adaptive, sustainable, and mutually beneficial agreement on the filling and operation of the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam and to establish a clear process for fulfilling that commitment in accordance with the 2015 Declaration (AllAfrica)


Trump Holds Talks with Foreign Ministers of Egypt, Ethiopia, Sudan

[VOA] White House -The foreign ministers of Egypt, Ethiopia and Sudan met Wednesday in Washington with President Donald Trump and Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin to discuss the Grand Ethiopia Renaissance Dam (GERD) on Ethiopia's Blue Nile. (AllAfrica)


Inflation rises in October

[SNA] Khartoum -The rise in food and beverage prices in October led to an increase in inflation rate to 57.70%. (AllAfrica)


Hamdouk forms committee to investigate death of Policeman

[SNA] Khartoum, -The Prime Minister, Abdalla Hamdok, has set up a committee to investigate the circumstances of the death ofthe policeman Nizar Al-Naeem Farajalla. (AllAfrica)


'19 Mln Hectares of Sudan's Agricultural Land Threatened By Drought'

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -Drought threatens 19 million hectares of mechanised and traditional rainfed land and pasture lands in Sudan, according to Dr Abdelazim Mirghani, secretary-general of the Desertification Council at the National Council for Environment and Natural Resources. (AllAfrica)


Initiative On Boosting South Kordofan Peace Markets Introduced

[SNA] Kadugli -Youth of Forces of Freedom and Change(FFC) at Al-Buram Locality, in South Kordofan State, presented an initiative to the caretaker Wali of the State, Maj. Gen. Rashad Abdul-Hameed Ismail aims to boost peace markets set up by the state government in some villages within framework of communal peace process. (AllAfrica)


Exemption of Dabbabeen , Sons of Martyrs From Tuition Fees At Gezira University Cancelled

[SNA] Medani -The Gezira University administration cancelled exemption of student dabbabeen(tanks destroyers ) and sons of martyrs from tuition fees. (AllAfrica)


War Crimes Victims Accuse French Bank of Complicity in Regime Abuses

[VOA] Sudanese victims of war crimes Thursday filed a criminal complaint against French bank BNP Parisbas for alleged complicity in human rights abuses committed by Sudan's regime. (AllAfrica)