Friday Sep 12
Framework deal with rebels restored hope in Sudan's national dialogue process : NCP
September 12, 2014 Sudan's ruling National Congress Party said the framework agreement signed between the national dialogue committee known as 7+7 and the Paris Declaration forces has restored hopes in the national dialogue process and broke barriers of distrust between the government and the rebel alliance of the Sudan Revolutionary Forces . Paris declaration signatories comprised of the SRF and the National Umma Party and the national dialogue subcommittee for external liaison inked an agreement on national dialogue and constitutional process in Addis Ababa last week.
Mon Sep 01, 2014
Sudan women politicians call for release detainees
The Sudanese Coalition of Women Politicians has called for the immediate release of detainees Samia Kiir and Maryam El Sadig El Mahdi, and demanded the right to visit them in the prisons of El Nahud, West Kordofan, and Omdurman, the sister-city of Khartoum.
Sat Aug 30, 2014
Sudan: Politics By Declaration
Sadiq al-Mahdi, leader of the National Umma Party and patron of the Ansar brotherhood, held a brief round of talks earlier this month in Paris with leaders of the rebel Sudan Revolutionary Front , the umbrella organisation whose main members are the Sudan People's Liberation Army/Movement-North , the Justice and Equality Movement and the two ... (more)
Fri Aug 29, 2014
16 female activists arrested at a demonstration calling for release of opposition figure
August 28, 2014 Sudan's National Intelligence and Security Services arrested 16 activists who are part of the "No to oppression of women" initiative during their vigil in front of the Omdurman women's prison on Thursday, to demand the release of deputy chairman of the National Umma Party Mariam al-Sadiq al-Mahdi.
Thu Aug 28, 2014
Sudan security detains women protesters in Omdurman
The security services detained 16 activists of the "No to women's oppression" group, who staged a protest in front of the Omdurman women's prison today.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
Tuesday, September 2
1796 - The September Massacres, which killed some 1,200 people, begin when an armed band attacks prisoners being transferred between jails in Paris in the belief that they are counterrevolutionaries.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
Sudan's Nuba celebrate Indigenous People Day
On Saturday, Nuba celebrated the International Day of the World's Indigenous People in Omdurman, the western part of Greater-Khartoum.
Sat Aug 23, 2014
Sudan's PCP and RNP say national dialogue process seeks to achieve real change
August 22, 2014 The Sudanese Popular Congress Party led by Hassan al-Turabi and the Reform Now Party led by Ghazi Salah al-Din al-Attabani defended the national dialogue initiative launched by president Omer Hassan al-Bashir saying it seeks to achieve real change and peaceful transfer of power.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
Sudan: Forces Deployed in East Darfur to Curb New Tribal Clashes
Khartoum / Abu Karinka Locality - After the deadly clashes that broke out on Wednesday between Rizeigat and Ma'aliya in the area of Um Rakuba, Abu Karinka locality in East Darfur, a cautious calm prevailed today.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Sudan's ruling party rejects Paris Declaration, Umma Party responds
The Political Secretary of the ruling National Congress Party on Monday justified his party's rejection the Declaration on the basis that was hatched up on foreign ground.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Sudan: NUP cadres demand release of Maryam El Mahdi
A large group of National Umma Party members, among them prominent party cadres, gathered in front of the NUP headquarters in Wad Nubawi, Omdurman, on Monday.
Sun Aug 17, 2014
Sudan: Sudan Rebels Demand Release of NUP's Dr El Sadig
Minni Arko Minawi, head of the rebel Sudan Liberation Movement , has condemned the arrest of Dr Maryam El Sadig, Deputy-President of the National Umma Party , on Monday evening.
Sudan's Unionists welcome Paris Declaration
The Sudanese Democratic Unionist Movement has welcomed the Paris Declaration signed between the Sudan Revolutionary Front and the National Umma Party on 8 August.