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Bashir returns from UAE, says investment in development projects discussed

2017-02-22 10:27:00 PM
Khartoum, 22 Feb (SUNA) - President Omar Bashir returned home evening Wednesday ending a several day state visit to the United Arab Emirates (UAE) where he held talks with senior government officials and was awarded the highest official UAE decoration. President Bashir who was received at Khartoum International Airport upon arrival by the First Vice President LT Gen. Bakri Hassan Salih and senior...

Hassabo chairs meeting of High Committee for Government Real Estates

2017-02-22 08:50:00 PM
Khartoum, Feb.22 (SUNA)-Vice-President of the Republic, Hassabo Mohamed Abdul-Rahman chaired in the Republican Palace, Wednesday, meeting of the High Committee for Government Real Estates, which was assigned to count and classify the real estates at federal state levels. Director-General of Government Real Estates, Saif-al-Nasr Ismail said in press statements that the Committee discussed...

Nimir: success of Khartoum garbage collection campaign requires societal participation

2017-02-22 08:32:00 PM
Khartoum, 22 Feb (SUNA)- The chairman of the Higher Council for Environment and Urban and rural Development, Gen Omar Nimir, has linked the success of garbage collection in Khartoum and other environment projects in the region, to the wider society participation. Nimir who met with the voluntary organization, "Youth around the President", said the strategy of his council is built around an all-inclusive...

Traditional mining experts in the lakes states region meet in Khartoum

2017-02-22 07:53:00 PM
Khartoum, 22 Feb (SUNA) - Experts in traditional mining in the lake region started a several day meeting in Khartoum where representatives from 12 countries are discussing the traditional and macro-mining in the region. The Director of the General Authority on Geological Research, Dr. Mohamed Abu Fatima, said the meetings of the experts are aimed to make use of the Sudanese experiences in regulating...

Wali of East Darfur chairs meeting of Security Committee at Abu Karenka Locality

2017-02-22 06:31:00 PM
Abu Karenka, East Darfur,Feb.22(SUNA)-WaIi (governor) of Esat Darfur State, Anas Omer chaired on , Wednesday, meeting of the State' Security Committee during which the Committee listened to a detailed briefing from Commissioner of Abu Karenka Locality, Osman Gasim about circumstances of Al-Nayer village incidents which occurred yesterday, Tuesday between shepherds and farmers. The Committee...

Dabajo Movement Condemns People's Movement Aggression on Innocents in South Kordofan

2017-02-22 06:06:00 PM
Khartoum, Feb. 22 (SUNA)-The spokesman of the Justice and Equality Movement - Dabajo Faction, Ahmed Abdul-Majeed, has condemned the unprecedented conduct of the People's Movement - North Sector of assassinating youth shepherds of Hawazma tribe at Hejairat area in South Kordofan. In a statement to SUNA, he said that this act represented a flagrant violation of the movement to its own claimed principles...


Delegation from Parliament's Human Rights Committee meets Wali of Northern State

2017-02-22 06:01:00 PM
Dongola, Feb.22(SUNA)-A delegation from the National Assembly's Legislation and Justice and Human Rights Committee chaired by the Deputy Chairman of the Committee, Azhari Wedatalla met here with Wali (governor) of the Northern State, Engineer Ali Al-Awad Mohamed Musa within framework of the delegation visit to the State. The delegation said that aim of its visit was to stand on situation...

FVP heads meeting of Student Fund Silver Jubilee

2017-02-22 04:54:00 PM
Khartoum, 22 Feb (SUNA)- The Vice President of the Republic, Gen Bakri Hassan Salih, on Wednesday , chaired the meeting of the higher committee to celebrate the silver Jubilee of the National Fund for Students Welfare. Professor Mohamed Abdallah Nagarabi, the Secretary General of the Fund pointed out in press statement that the meeting formed an executive committee and a number of offshoots committees...

Dr Jazz: China agrees to establish a slaughterhouse for meat export

2017-02-22 04:41:00 PM
Khartoum, 22 Feb (SUNA) - The Higher Committee on bilateral relations with each of China, Russia and India held its regular meeting here on Wednesday chaired by its president Dr Awad Ahmed al Jazz who said after the meeting China has agreed to establish a complete slaughterhouse for meat exports, thus contributing an added value to Sudanese meat exports. Jazz said a high level Chinese delegation...

Hassabo Appreciates Distinguished Sudanese - Saudi Relations

2017-02-21 11:21:00 PM
Khartoum, Feb. 21 (SUNA)- Vice - President of the Republic, Hassabo Mohamed Abdul-Rahman, gave in his residence Tuesday evening a banquet in honor of the visiting Chairman of the Saudi Grievances and Administrative Judicial Councils, Khalid bin Mohamed Al-Yousif. Hassabo has appreciated progress of the distinguished relations between Sudan and Saudi Arabia and the continuous Saudi support to Sudan...