Author Archives: Anas Badr

Sudan and Egypt discuss electricity connection projects: Minister of Finance

Minister of Finance and Economic Planning, Ibrahim AL Badawi said, talks that held on Wednesday at council of ministers premises in Cairo between Sudan and Egypt delegations, headed by Prime Minister Abd Allah Hamdok and his Egyptian counterpart Mustafa Modbuli, focused on various issues of concern, between the two people, particularly the electricity connection projects. The two sides have stressed ...

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Sudan’s forests contribute at 15% of GNP

The Director General of the Forest National Corporation (FNC) Dr. Mohamed Ali Al-Hadi has asserted that forests have an economic value as they contribute at 15% of the gross national product (GNP) and 12% of the country’s foreign currency as well as the provision of natural pastures for the national herd of 104 million heads. Dr. Al-Hadi said, in an ...

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Madani stresses importance of meat processing inside Sudan

The Minister of Industry and Trade Madani Abbas Madani has affirmed the importance of the meat industry inside the country, especially as Sudan has huge animal resources and wide zones of internal, Arab and African markets. Addressing the inauguration of Al-Kadro’s Meat Processing Complex; which was inaugurated Wednesday by the Chairman of the Sovereign Council, Lt. Gen. Abdul-Fattah Al-Burhan, Madani ...

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Minister of Interior addresses the 2nd IGAD Ministerial Meeting

Minister of Interior Lt (Gen) Police Al-Tirafi Adris Dafa Allah addressed the 2nd Ministerial Meeting for IGAD member states launched Wednesday in Addis Ababa. The meeting agendas focused on Nairobi Declaration plan of action aimed at finding permanent solutions for refugees’ problems. The minister paid tribute to all those who contributed in managing the dialogue between parties in Sudan on ...

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Eight die of Malaria in North Darfur

At least eight people have died of malaria in North Darfur this week, while doctors at El Fasher Teaching Hospital recorded at least 1,000 malaria cases. According to the latest report of the Doctors Committee of El Fasher, capital of North Darfur, released on Monday, at least eight deaths were documented during this week, while at least 250 cases are ...

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Sudanese-Ethiopian Business Forum

The joint Sudanese-Ethiopian Business Council will organize a forum, in Addis Ababa, during Sept.26-28 with the participation of all the private and official economic sectors in the two countries. The Chairman of the joint council, Dr. Wajdi Mirghani told SUNA  that the forum comes in the context of the program accompanied the Initiative of (Thanks Ethiopia) for its role in ...

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Foreign Minister receives Comoros Foreign Minister

The Foreign Minister, Asma Mohamed Abdalla, received in her office the visiting Foreign Minister of Comoros and envoy of Comoros President, Mohamed Al-Amin Saif Al-Yemeni, who conveyed a written message to the Chairman of the Sovereignty Council, Lt. Gen. Abdul-Fattah Al-Burhan, from President, Azali Assoumani. Asma has lauded the distinguished relations between Sudan and Comoros, affirming the continuous cooperation between ...

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Hamdok affirms eternal relation between Sudan and China

Prime Minister Abd Allah Hamdok has affirmed the eternal relation between Sudan and China. Hamdok gave this statement Monday at a meeting in his office with the Chinese ambassador to Sudan Ma Xinmin. The Chinese ambassador conveyed the congratulation of the Chinese government to Prime Minister and the Sudanese people on the occasion of forming the transnational government pointing out ...

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UAE, Saudi Arabia send 200,000 tonnes of wheat to Sudan

The UAE and Saudi Arabia on Monday confirmed that the third batch comprising 200,000 tonnes of wheat has been dispatched to Sudan, meeting the needs of the population for this strategic commodity. In April, the UAE and Saudi Arabia announced their commitment to providing 540,000 tonnes of wheat to enhance food security in Sudan. Last month, both countries shipped two ...

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Foreign Minister receives Resident Representative of UNDP

The Foreign Minister, Asma Mohamed Abdalla, received in her office Sunday the head of the UN Country Team, Coordinator of Humanitarian Aid and Resident Representative of the UN Development Program (UNDP), Ms. Gwi-Yeop Son, and appreciated the role of the UN agencies and programs operating in Sudan in boosting the stability of citizens at the dispute areas in Sudan. The ...

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