Posts Tagged ‘National Congress Party’

Sudan:Sudanese opposition reluctant to participate in new gov’t

Sunday, October 30, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News Oct. 30,2011

KHARTOUM, Oct. 30 (Xinhua) — Major Sudanese opposition parties are reluctant to join a broad-based government proposed by the ruling National Congress Party (NCP), which is to be declared in a few days. Read more…

Sudan’s area to reduce by quarter after south Sudan cessation

Tuesday, July 5, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  July 5,2011

KHARTOUM, July 4 (Xinhua) — The Sudanese General Area Authority on Monday announced that Sudan’s total area would reduce by a quarter after separation of south Sudan on July 9. Read more…

Sudanese president dissolves Abyei administration

Sunday, May 22, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  May 22,2011

KHARTOUM, May 21 (Xinhua) — Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir on Saturday issued a Republican Decree to dissolve the Abyei administration and Read more…

Sudan arrests opposition Islamist Turabi-witnesses

Tuesday, January 18, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News 17,2011.

KHARTOUM, Jan 18 (Reuters) – Sudanese security forces on Tuesday arrested opposition leader Hassan al-Turabi from his home, a witness and his secretary said, a day after his party called for a “popular revolution” if Khartoum did not reverse price rises. Read more…

Sudan turnout to pass 60 percent threshold: commission

Thursday, January 13, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News January 13,2011
By Jeremy Clarke(Reuters)

JUBA, Sudan  – South Sudan moved a step closer to independence on Wednesday after organizers of its secession referendum said the vote’s turnout would pass the 60 percent threshold it needed to be binding. Read more…

Factbox: Key facts about Sudan’s disputed Abyei region

Thursday, January 13, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News January 13,2011
By Reuters

KHARTOUM Jan 10- Here are some facts about Sudan’s disputed Abyei region which many fear could spark further north-south violence during and after the referendum on independence for southern Sudan. Read more…

Analysis: South Sudan must balance foreign relations after split

Thursday, January 13, 2011 Comments off
Laaska News January 13,2011.

By Andrew Heavens(Reuters Jan 11)
KHARTOUM – South Sudan will want to strengthen ties with sub-Saharan Africa, the West and beyond after its expected secession, but will have to tread carefully if it wants to avoid antagonizing its old rulers in Khartoum. Read more…

INTERVIEW-Tribe accused of provoking new South Sudan state

Tuesday, January 11, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News January 11,2011.
By Opheera McDoom
KHARTOUM, Jan 10 (Reuters) – Sudan’s north and south will resolve the contested Abyei region, but the Arab Misseriya tribe risks provoking the wrath of a future independent southern Sudan if it continues fighting, a southern official said on Monday. Read more…

Sudan:About 60 killed in Sudan’s Abyei clashes: referendum official

Tuesday, January 11, 2011 Comments off

 Laaska News january 11,2011.
JUBA, Jan. 10 (Xinhua) — More than 60 people have been killed in Sudan’s disputed region of Abyei over the past three days in a series of clashes Read more…

25 persons killed in armed clashes in disputed Abyei(Sudan)

Monday, January 10, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News January 10,2011.

(Xinhua Jan.09) The Arab Mesiria tribe in the north-south disputed oil-rich Read more…