COAT OF ARMS
Government: Dominant-Party Federal Presidential Republic
Current President: Omar al-Bashir
Population: 37,345,935 (2017)
Land Size: 1.8 million sq km (728,215 sq miles)
Major Ethnic Groups:
- Thu - Dec 13, 2018: Al-Bashir Affirms support to Ministry of Social Security - AllAfrica News: Sudan
[SNA] Khartoum -President of the Republic, Field Marshal, Omer Al-Bashir has expressed direct support, sponsorship and concern over the programs of the Safety Commission to end poverty in all the Sudanese states.
- Thu - Dec 13, 2018: Al-Bashir Affirms Strengthening Sudanese-Egyptian Relations - AllAfrica News: Sudan
[SNA] President of the Republic, Feld Marshal, Omer Al-Bashir has affirmed Sudan keenness to enhance and strengthening the deeply rooted and strategic relations between Sudan and Egypt for the interest of the peoples of the two countries.
- Thu - Dec 13, 2018: Al-Bashir Lauds Sudan-Tuninsia Cooperation - AllAfrica News: Sudan
[SNA] Khartoum -President of the Republic, Field Marshal, Omer Al-Bashir has commended the joint cooperation between Sudan and Tunisia in all domains.
- Thu - Dec 13, 2018: 13 Khartoum Tea Vendors Arrested, Fined - AllAfrica News: Sudan
[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -The Public Order Court in El Deim district Khartoum, on Wednesday handed-down fines for 13 tea vendors who were detained on Monday from various parts of the capital, despite possessing permits.
- Thu - Dec 13, 2018: White Nile Teachers Strike Over Pay Arrears - AllAfrica News: Sudan
[Radio Dabanga] Rabak -Teachers in White Nile state embarked on a strike on Wednesday, to claim their dues and financial arrears, some of which they say has accumulated for more than two years.