COAT OF ARMS
Government: Dominant-Party Federal Presidential Republic
Current President: Omar al-Bashir
Land Size: 1.8 million sq km (728,215 sq miles)
Major Ethic Groups:
- Fri - Aug 18, 2017: President Bashir Arrived in Kigali for the Inauguration Ceremony - AllAfrica News: Sudan
[SNA] Kigali -The President of the Republic, Omar Bashir, on Friday attended the inauguration ceremony of President Paul Kagame, in the presence of 21 heads of state and government.
- Fri - Aug 18, 2017: Ethiopian Premier Meets VP - AllAfrica News: Sudan
[SNA] Khartoum -The Prime Minister of Ethiopia, Hailemariam Desalegn met at his residence in Corinthia Hotel in Khartoum, Thursday, wih the Vice-President of the Republic, Hassabo Mohamed Abdul-Rahman and discussed progress bilateral relations and ways of boosting them further in a way that serves interests of the two brotherly people.
- Fri - Aug 18, 2017: Sudanese and Ethiopian Ministers of Information Discuss Aspects of Joint Cooperation in Media - AllAfrica News: Sudan
[SNA] Khartoum -Minister of Information, Dr Ahmed Bilal discussed with his Ethiopian counterpart, Negeri Lencho, cooperation in media between Sudan and Ethiopia.
- Fri - Aug 18, 2017: FVP Chairs Meeting of Ministerial Sectors - AllAfrica News: Sudan
[SNA] Khartoum -The First Vice-President of the Republic and National Prime Minister, Gen. Bakri Hassan Salih , presided over , Thursday , meeting of his deputies and the Cabinet' Sector.
- Fri - Aug 18, 2017: UN High Commissioner Concludes Visit - AllAfrica News: Sudan
[SNA] Khartoum -The UN High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR), Filippo Grandi, left the Country, Thursday, concluding a two-day visit.