Sudan gold, fuel smuggling costs hundreds of millions annually

Gold and fuel smuggling costs resource-rich Sudan hundreds of millions of dollars a year. A new report by financial watchdog group Global Financial Integrity(GFI) has revealed the extent of mismanagement in those sectors and its impact on the economy. Al Jazeera’s Hiba Morgan reports from Khartoum. – Subscribe to our channel: http://aje.io/AJSubscribe – Follow us … Read more Sudan gold, fuel smuggling costs hundreds of millions annually

Chinese medical team arrives in Sudan to support anti-virus fight

A Chinese medical team on Thursday arrived in the Sudanese capital Khartoum to support Sudan’s efforts to control the COVID-19 pandemic. Health Minister Akram Ali Al-Tom, who received the Chinese team on arrival, commended China for its strong support for Sudan. Subscribe to us on YouTube: https://goo.gl/lP12gA Download our APP on Apple Store (iOS): https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/cctvnews-app/id922456579?l=zh&ls=1&mt=8 … Read more Chinese medical team arrives in Sudan to support anti-virus fight

Sudanese struggle with inflation, lockdown during Ramadan

Nearly eight million people in Sudan’s capital, Khartoum, are marking the fasting month of Ramadan under a lockdown imposed to try and curb the spread of the novel coronavirus. But with the country facing an economic crisis as well, stocking up for the month has been hard for many – especially for families who rely … Read more Sudanese struggle with inflation, lockdown during Ramadan

Fuel shortages | Massive line builds up at Sudan petrol station

Hundreds of cars queue up in a giant line outside a Khartoum petrol station as Sudan endures fuel shortages. Only nine gas stations are operating in the Sudanese capital, amid the #COVID19 lockdown. Subscribe to RT! https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCpwvZwUam-URkxB7g4USKpg?sub_confirmation=1 RT LIVE https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IFAcqaNzNSc Check out http://rt.com Like us on Facebook http://www.facebook.com/RTnews Follow us on VK https://vk.com/rt_international Follow us … Read more Fuel shortages | Massive line builds up at Sudan petrol station

Rights group calls for justice over protester killings in Sudan

It has been a year since the toppling of Omar al-Bashir, who was removed from power by his military after months of mass demonstrations demanding that he step down. Since then, there have been a number of political changes, but there is agreement that the country still has a long way to go. Al Jazeera’s … Read more Rights group calls for justice over protester killings in Sudan

COVID-19: Sudan struggles with denial and misinformation

Sudan’s government is fighting to contain the spread of the coronavirus after at least 14 people tested positive and two others died. But misinformation and denial that the disease even exists, is making containment a challenge. Al Jazeera’s Hiba Morgan has more from the capital, Khartoum. – Subscribe to our channel: http://aje.io/AJSubscribe – Follow us … Read more COVID-19: Sudan struggles with denial and misinformation

Volunteers step in to fill the health system gaps in Sudan

Healthcare workers in Sudan are scrambling to prevent the virus from taking hold there. So far, three cases have been recorded. The country’s transitional government has warned that the health system will not be able to handle the spread of the disease. Volunteers are combatting the spread of coronavirus in Sudan Al Jazeera’s Hiba Morgan … Read more Volunteers step in to fill the health system gaps in Sudan

Coronavirus in Sudan: Food and medical supplies in short supply

Sudan has only one confirmed death from the coronavirus so far, but many fear they will not be able to afford a doctor if they catch the disease. The government has announced a state of emergency and closed borders, and food prices are rising as shortages worsen. Al Jazeera’s Hiba Morgan reports from Khartoum. – … Read more Coronavirus in Sudan: Food and medical supplies in short supply

Sudan: Frustration grows over fuel, bread shortages

Bread and petrol shortages in Sudan are again causing long queues and increasing frustration. The shortages sparked last year’s revolution which ended President Omar al-Bashir’s 30-year rule. The new government is under increasing pressure to end the latest crisis. Al Jazeera’s Hiba Morgan reports from the capital, Khartoum. – Subscribe to our channel: http://aje.io/AJSubscribe – … Read more Sudan: Frustration grows over fuel, bread shortages

Sudan’s PM survives bomb blast

Sudan’s Prime Minister has survived an assassination attempt after a blast near his convoy in the capital, Khartoum. Abdalla Hamdok is vowing that the attack will not hinder the political changes being made since the ousting of President Omar al-Bashir last year. Al Jazeera’s Sara Khairat reports. – Subscribe to our channel: http://aje.io/AJSubscribe – Follow … Read more Sudan’s PM survives bomb blast

Sudan’s PM survives assassination attempt

In tonight’s edition: Sudan’s post-uprising Prime Minister Abdalla Hamdok survived unharmed after a bomb and gun attack targeted his convoy Monday on the way to work in the capital Khartoum. In Nigeria, the influential traditional ruler of Kano was dethroned after a long-running row with authorities. Finally, critics of a controversial social media bill speak … Read more Sudan’s PM survives assassination attempt

Central African refugees return home after seven years in Cameroon

Seven years after the start of the civil war that devastated Central African Republic and one year after the signing of the Khartoum peace agreements, the country is seeking to rebuild itself. This fragile process includes the return of some 600,000 Central African refugees, almost 270,000 of whom are in neighbouring Cameroon. The United Nations High Commission for … Read more Central African refugees return home after seven years in Cameroon

Sudan PM Abdalla Hamdok survives assassination attempt

State television says prime minister is safe after blast in the capital, Khartoum. Sudan’s Prime Minister Abdalla Hamdok has survived an assassination attempt Monday after a blast went off near his convoy in the capital, Khartoum. Hamdok wrote on Twitter he was “safe and in good shape” following Monday’s explosion. “What happened will not stop … Read more Sudan PM Abdalla Hamdok survives assassination attempt

Sudanese designer Mayada Adil on why the time is now for African fashion

Sudanese designer Mayada Adil speaks to Eve Jackson about using fashion to empower women and refugees, switching from being a medical doctor in Khartoum to a fashion designer in Paris and finding inspiration from the women in Sudan’s refugee camps. Subscribe to France 24 now: http://f24.my/youtubeEN FRANCE 24 live news stream: all the latest news … Read more Sudanese designer Mayada Adil on why the time is now for African fashion

Sudan’s government agrees to hand Omar al-Bashir over to ICC

Sudan’s government has agreed to hand over former President Omar al-Bashir to the International Criminal Court (ICC). He faces charges of genocide, war crimes and crimes against humanity over the conflict in Darfur. Al-Bashir was removed from power in April last year after months of nationwide demonstrations. Al Jazeera’s Hiba Morgan reports from Khartoum, Sudan. … Read more Sudan’s government agrees to hand Omar al-Bashir over to ICC