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:
- Mon - Oct 15, 2018: Sudan's Central Bank Announces Significant Increase in Foreign Currency Supply - AllAfrica News: Sudan
[New Times] The Central Bank of Sudan on Saturday announced a significant increase in foreign currency supply, official SUNA news agency reported.
- Sun - Oct 14, 2018: African Centre - Security Situation in Darfur Deteriorated in 2017 - AllAfrica News: Sudan
[Radio Dabanga] Dabanga Sudan -According to a recent report by the African Centre for Justice and Peace Studies (ACJPS) various developments contributed to the deterioration of the security situation in Darfur last year.
- Sun - Oct 14, 2018: More Than 100 Students Held in Sudan's El Gezira - AllAfrica News: Sudan
[Radio Dabanga] El Hilaliya -According to a manager of El Gezira University in El Hilaliya, the authorities of El Gezira state detained more than 100 students after they set fire to buildings on the campus
- Sun - Oct 14, 2018: New Organisation Calls for Action Against Human Rights Violations - AllAfrica News: Sudan
[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -A prominent Sudanese lawyer has called on civil society organisations to urgently act to defend human rights and civic freedoms in Sudan.
- Sun - Oct 14, 2018: No Water After Theft of Solar Panels in Tawila, North Darfur - AllAfrica News: Sudan
[Radio Dabanga] Tawila -Unknown gunmen stole the solar panels of a water pumping facility in the area of Bargo in North Darfur's Tawila on Friday.