Omdurman, Sudan Newswire

Omdurman, Sudan Newswire

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  1. Sudan's NCP denies nominating al-Bashir for re-election in 2020Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2018 | Sudan Tribune

    Sudan's ruling National Congress Party said it hasn't yet named President Omer al-Bashir as the party candidate for the 2020 presidential elections. Al-Bashir's term ends in 2020 and he couldn't run for office again according to the constitution.

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  2. Darfur group says 4 POWs died in government prisonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2018 | Sudan Tribune

    The Sudan Liberation Movement-Transitional Council on Sunday said four of its fighters captured by government forces have died in prison as a result of medical negligence and continued torture. In a press release seen by Sudan Tribune on Sunday, SLM-TC spokesperson, Nurraldine Kouki, said 11 captives from the movement are facing a tragic situation at Al-Huda Prison in Khartoum's twin city of Omdurman.

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  3. Sudan's prosecutor appeals to reinstate death sentence against Noura HusseinRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2018 | Sudan Tribune

    The Sudanese prosecutor submitted an appeal against a five-year sentence and a fine and requested the constitutional court to reinstate a death penalty for Noura Hussein a 19-year old girl murdered her husband after a forced marriage. Last May, a court had sentenced Hussein to death by hanging, as she had been convicted for the premeditated murder of her husband, Abdel Rahman Mohamed Hammad.

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  4. Sudanese Hit by Bread Shortages as Currency Crunch EscalatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 14 | Voice of America

    A Sudanese man hands a bag of bread to a costumer at a bakery in the capital Khartoum, January 5, 2018. Khartoum and other parts of Sudan have been hit by shortages of the basic staple, with people lining up for hours outside bakeries.

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  5. Sudan President attends graduation of Qatari military officersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 13 | The Peninsula

    Omar Hassan Ahmed Al Bashir, the President of Sudan and the Supreme Commander of the Sudanese Armed Forces, at the graduation ceremony of the 64th batch of the cadets of the Qatari officers at the Military Academy Stadium in Omdurman. Khartoum: Omar Hassan Ahmed Al Bashir, the President of the sisterly Republic of Sudan and the Supreme Commander of the Sudanese Armed Forces, attended the graduation ceremony of the 64th batch of the cadets of the Qatari officers at the Military Academy Stadium in Omdurman.

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  6. A tale from the days when honor meant somethingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 3 | Inside Bay Area

    Do we care about honor these days? In the current world political climate, all that seems to matter is winning, whatever that means. Once upon a time, though, honor - being faithful to ideals of proper conduct, regardless of personal cost - deeply mattered.

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  7. Three school kids killed as classroom wall collapses in KhartoumRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2018 | Sudan Tribune

    August 1, 2018 Three girls have been killed and eight others injured on Wednesday morning when a classroom wall collapsed at Al-Sidiq primary school in Umbadda locality, Khartoum State. The injured have been rushed to Al-Raghi Hospital as the dead bodies were handed over to families of the victims at Omdurman Teaching Hospital's morgue.

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  8. Gor Mahia end Young Africans' Confederation Cup hopesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 30 | BBC News

    Tanzania's Young Africans lost 3-2 at home to rivals Gor Mahia of Kenya on Sunday as their dream of advancing in the African Confederation Cup came to an end. "Yanga" needed a victory to keep alive their hopes of reaching the quarter-finals, but the result means they stay bottom of Group D on one point with two group matches remaining.

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  9. Big win for Gor Mahia over Yanga in Confederation CupRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2018 | BBC News

    Kenya's Gor Mahia recorded a big win in the group stage of Africa's Confederation Cup - beating Tanzania's Young Africans 4-0 on Wednesday night. The victory puts them second in Group D at the midway stage, with a good chance of making the quarter finals.

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  10. Putin to meet President Al-Bashir before FIFA World Cup final - KremlinRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2018 | Vanguard

    President Vladimir Putin of Russia will meet his Sudanese counterpart Omar al-Bashir before Sunday's FIFA World Cup final in Moscow, Kremlin spokesman Dmirty Peskov said Friday. "He will.

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  11. Sudan:3,000 Child Molestation Cases in Khartoum State - Prosecutor -Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2018 | AllAfrica.com

    The head of the Public Prosecutor's Office, Mahmoud Mahdi, has reported that this year there have been 3,000 cases of child molestation in Khartoum state alone. In June, the Family and Children's Court in Omdurman passed-down the death sentence against a man convicted of the rape of three boys.

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  12. Sudan:Emerging Nile Islands and Disappearing Traits of Fishermen's...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2018 | AllAfrica.com

    "Everything has changed these days, even the Nile is no longer as generous as it has always been, our catch is diminishing and its banks are drying," Hamza Ahmed Abdul Gadir, a fisherman said in a sad, low voice. He would not rule out that the White Nile would dry up, considering the great change he is witnessing.

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  13. Sudan opposition leader refused entry to Egypt, says partyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2018 | Reuters

    The party of leading Sudanese opposition figure Sadiq al-Mahdi said on Sunday he has been refused entry on his return to Egypt, where he had been living in self-imposed exile. FILE PHOTO: Opposition leader of Umma Party and Sudan's former Prime Minister Sadiq al-Mahdi smiles at his home in Omdurman after he was released, June 15, 2014.

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  14. Sudanese security storms ISIS hideout in KhartoumRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2018 | Sudan Tribune

    The Sudanese security on Wednesday freed a female college student from the hands of the Islamic State in Khartoum's twin city of Omdurman. On Tuesday, a family in Omdurman notified the police that their 21-year daughter didn't come back on Monday after she left home to attend her classes at the Sudan University of Science and Technology.

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  15. Sudan overturns death sentence for teen who killed her husband after he raped herRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2018 | WALA

    A Sudanese court has commuted the death sentence for teenager Noura Hussein, who killed her husband after he raped her, in a case that has put a spotlight on forced child marriage and marital rape in the African nation. Her legal team told CNN on Tuesday that Hussein, now 19, has been given a five-year jail term for killing the 35-year-old man.

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  16. Teen who killed rapist husband no longer faces hangingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2018 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... dying law and then marry," Hussein told CNN. "My dream is to be a judge." A crowd gathers at a courthouse in Omdurman, Sudan, for the sentencing hearing of Noura Hussein on May 10. Photo / Washington Post

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  17. Sudanese court quashes death sentence on young raped wifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2018 | Sudan Tribune

    A Sudanese court Tuesday overturned a death sentence against a young woman convicted of killing her husband in self-defence as he tried to rape her, giving her five years in prison instead. On 10 May, a court in Omdurman sentenced Noura Hussein, 19 years, to death after her husband's family refused to accept a financial compensation requesting the capital punishment.

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  18. Sudan overturns death sentence for teen who killed her rapist husbandRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2018 | Daily Monitor

    The 19-year-old has instead been given a five-year jail term for killing her 35-year-old husband. COURTESY PHOTO CNN reports that the 19-year-old has instead been given a five-year jail term for killing her 35-year-old husband.

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  19. Sudan overturns death sentence for teen who killed rapist husbandRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2018 | WTVR Richmond

    A Sudanese court has commuted the death sentence for teenager Noura Hussein, who killed her husband after he raped her, in a case that has put a spotlight on forced child marriage and marital rape in the African nation. Her legal team told CNN on Tuesday that Hussein, now 19, has been given a five-year jail term for killing the 35-year-old man.

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  20. Noura Hussein: 'Hoping for a miracle to stop our daughter being hanged'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2018 | BBC News

    ... that Hussein and Zainab must no longer see Noura if they wanted to protect their other children. A court in Omdurman, Sudan's second largest city, later found Noura Hussein guilty of premeditated murder, and last month - when her husband's family ...

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