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Sudan expresses dismay over US travel warning

Sudan has expressed dismay over the warning issued by the U.S embassy for its citizens to “reconsider travel to Sudan” due to terrorism and civil unrest.

African Union: ‘Time to act’ on South Sudan

African Union chief Moussa Faki Mahamat called on Saturday for measures against the key players in the conflict in South Sudan, saying "we are used to them not respecting their commitments".

South Sudan president declares permanent ceasefire

President Salva Kiir of South Sudan has ordered implementation of the permanent ceasefire signed recently with rebel leader Riek Machar in the Sudanese capital.

South Sudan’s Salva Kiir, Riek Machar agree ‘permanent’ ceasefire within 72 hours

South Sudan President Salva Kiir and arch-foe Riek Machar agreed on Wednesday to a "permanent" ceasefire to take effect within 72 hours, raising hopes of a deal to end their country's devastating war.

South Sudan’s Salva Kiir and Riek Machar strike peace deal

South Sudanese President Salva Kiir and rebel leader Riek Machar have finally inked an agreement to end the war.

South Sudan foes in new peace talks to end deadly war

South Sudanese President Salva Kiir and arch-foe Riek Machar were set to hold a new round of peace talks on Monday after a first meeting last week faltered.

South Sudan’s Salva Kiir, Riek Machar to hold new talks on Monday

South Sudanese President Salva Kiir and arch-foe Riek Machar are to meet in Khartoum on Monday for only their second round of talks in nearly two years, the Sudanese foreign ministry said.
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ICC prosecutor says UN fails to promote justice in Sudan

The prosecutor of the International Criminal Court accused the UN Security Council on Wednesday of failing to take action against countries that didn't arrest Sudan's president to face charges of genocide in his country's Darfur region.

Sudan central bank chief dies of heart attack

Sudan’s central bank governor Hazem Abdelqader has died of a heart attack while on a visit to Turkey, the Sudanese presidency said on Saturday.

Minister: Sudan cut all defence ties with North Korea

Sudan has cut all defence ties with North Korea, in a rare admission that it used to have such ties in the first place, Foreign Ministry said.

UN slaps sanctions on South Sudan’s top officials

The UN Security Council (UNSC) has slapped sanctions against South Sudan Defence minister Kuol Manyang Juk over ceasefire violations.

Egypt’s Abdel Fattah al-Sisi hails ‘breakthrough’ in Nile dam talks

Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi said on Wednesday that a "breakthrough" had been reached in talks with Sudan and Ethiopia over a controversial dam the latter is building on the Nile.

Federal government names suspected killer of Nigerian diplomat in Sudan

Habibu Almu, the Nigerian diplomat who was recently assassinated in Khartoum, Sudan, was murdered by a Sudanese of Nigerian origin, according to the ministry of foreign affairs.

Sudan set for major cabinet reshuffle: state media

Sudanese Prime Minister Bakri Hassan Saleh is expected on Monday to announce a major cabinet reshuffle that will see eight ministers replaced amid a growing economic crisis, state media reported.

Nigeria Immigration reacts to killing of officer in Khartoum

The Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS) has reacted to the recent killing of its senior officer, Habibu Almu, in Khartoum, the capital of Sudan.

Federal government condemns assassination of Nigerian attaché in Sudan

The Federal Government on Friday strongly condemned the assassination of a Nigerian Immigration Attaché I, Habibu Almu, in the Nigerian Mission in Khartoum, Sudan.

Sudanese teen bride who killed husband during rape begs for pardon

A 19-year-old girl in Sudan who was sentenced to death by a court on Thursday for murdering her husband after he tried to rape her, has called on President Omar Al-Bashir to pardon her as she was forced into a child marriage, and had acted in self-defence.

Nigerian diplomat found dead at home in Sudan

A Nigerian diplomat was found dead on Thursday at his home in Khartoum, capital of Sudan, NAN reports.

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British lawmakers write Commonwealth over killings in Nigeria

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Frank Lampard urges Premier League clubs to help save struggling EFL

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Wolves have completed the signing of right-back Nelson Semedo from Barcelona in a deal worth around £29m.

Wolves complete signing of Barcelona star

Wolves have completed the signing of right-back Nelson Semedo from Barcelona in a deal worth around £29m.
Real Madrid midfielder Martin Odegaard has tested positive for Covid-19 following Monday’s round of testing, report Onda Cero radio station.

Real Madrid confirm entire first-team squad recorded negative virus tests amid midfielder’s reports

Real Madrid have confirmed that their entire first-team squad and coaching staff have tested negative for coronavirus, ending speculation that Martin Odegaard would have to self-isolate after reports on Tuesday claimed that he had contracted the disease.