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Iraqi Charge d' Affaires reiterates firmness of Sudan-Iraq relations

2017-07-24 03:08:00 PM
Khartoum, July 24(SUNA)-The Iraqi Charge d'Affaires to Sudan, Mohamed Tamir has reaffirmed strength of the Sudanese-Iraqi ties. Tamir told SUNA on sidelines of celebrations marking liberation of Mosul, the second largest city in Iraq, from Islamic State (IS) organized by the Iraqi Embassy and community in Sudan, that Sudan and Iraq are linked by deeply rooted and strong relations , commending...

President Al-Bashir informed on overall situations in Blue Nile State

2017-07-24 02:38:00 PM
Khartoum, July 24(SUNA)-President of the Republic, Field Marshal Omer Al-Bashir was briefed on overall security, political and development situations in the Blue Nile State. This came during his meeting with Governor of Blue Nile State, Hussein Yassin Hamad and presence of Minister of Presidency of the Republic, Fadul Abdalla Fadul and Minister Federal Government Chamber, Dr Faisal Hassan...

Minister of Education, WB Country Director discuss the Bank support to education in Sudan

2017-07-24 12:56:00 PM
Khartoum, July 24(SUNA)-Minister of Education, Asya Mohamed Abdalla has underlined importance of Basic Education Promotion Project in developing education in the Country. She called for more support from World Bank to complete projects that contributed to enrollment of large number of pupils in educational institutions. Receiving the WB Country Director, Carolyn Turk, in her office....


International Cooperation Minister receives central Darfur Governor

2017-07-23 09:24:00 PM
Khartoum, 23 July (SUNA) - The Minister for International Cooperation, Idris Suleiman, met here Sunday with the governor of Central Darfur State Shartai Jaafar Abdul Hakam, who briefed him on the development plans his state is working to implement The governor pointed out to partnership his state has with some regional organizations in the education, health, water and other development and services...

Ghandour Meets UN Secretary General Special Envoy to Sudan and South Sudan

2017-07-23 08:25:00 PM
Khartoum, July.23 (SUNA) - Foreign Minister, Prof. Ibrahim Ghandour received, Sunday, at his office, the United Nations Secretary General Special Envoy to Sudan and South Sudan, Nicholas Haysom . Ghandour, during the meeting, briefed the UN official on the process of Sudan-US relation following the extension of lifting the US sanctions imposed on Sudan until next Oct . The meeting also discussed...

Bakri to Inaugurate Sudanese ICT Prize Competition Tomorrow

2017-07-23 08:19:00 PM
Khartoum, July 23 (SUNA) The First Vice-President, the National Prime Minister, Lt. Gen, Bakri Hassan Saleh is due to inaugurate, tomorrow, Monday, at the communication tower, the Sudanese prize completion for the information and communication technology sponsored by him and supervised by Dr. Tahani Abdulla Atia, the Minister of Communication and Information Technology. The prize, which is funded...

Yassin Calls on PDF to Protect and Secure Peace

2017-07-23 08:00:00 PM
. Damazine, July. 23(SUNA) - The Wali (governor) of the Blue Nile State, Hussein Yassin Hamad has called on the People's Defense Forces (PDF) to face the coming challenges represented in protection and securing of peace . This came when the Wali addressed, Sunday, a celebration organized by the PDF, in Damazine, affirmed the role and sacrifices of the PDF to maintain peace and stability in the state...

Assembly leadership Discusses Bakht Al-Roda Students Issue

2017-07-23 07:39:00 PM
Khartoum, July.23 (SUNA) - The Head of Higher Education Committee, Dr. Intisar Abu-Nagma has briefed the meeting of the Assembly's leadership, which chaired by the Deputy Speaker, Ayesha Mohammed Saleh on the issue of Darfur students in Bakht Al-Roda University, the White Nile State . She explained that the incidents has started since , last May, calling for the solution of the problem and lauding...

President Al-Basher Chairs meeting on Strengthening laws governing Communications Sector

2017-07-23 06:04:00 PM
Khartoum, July. 23(SUNA) - President of the Republic, Field Marshal, Omer Al-Basher chaired, Sunday, at the Guest House, consultative meeting on mechanism for speeding up and strengthening the laws governing and organizing Communications and IT sector . The meeting included the Attorney General, ministers of Interior, Presidency, Communications and Information Technology, State Minister for Justice...

FVP Chairs Meeting of Higher Committee for Summer Work

2017-07-23 05:10:00 PM
Khartum, July 23 (SUNA) The First Vice-President, National Prime Minister, General, Bakri Hassan Saleh noted that summer work program for this year comes while the country is undergoing positive internal and external transformations that have contributed to the promotion of peace and stability throughout the country. During his chairmanship, Sunday, at the Council of Ministers, the first meeting...