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Sudan army-led Council wants lesser ‘facilitator’ role for UN envoy

Reading Time: < 1 minutes Image Credits: Getty Images, REUTERS/El Tayeb Siddig. The deputy head of Sudan’s military-led Sovereign Council said on Saturday a U.N. envoy should be working as a “facilitator and not a mediator”, signalling an apparent tougher line towards international efforts to resolve a political crisis. A United Nations mission led by special envoy Volker Perthes began Read More…

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Nigeria whip Sudan 3-1, zoom into knockout phase, Salah goal rekindles Egyptian qualification hopes

Reading Time: 2 minutes Image Credits: Getty Images. In picture above: Wilfred Ndidi went close for Nigeria early on against Sudan on Saturday. Credit: Getty Images Nigeria’s Super Eagles beat their Sudanese counterparts 3-1 in a Group D clash at the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) at Garoua in Cameroon to advance to the knockout phase of the Read More…

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We’ll play Sudan with utmost respect -Coach Eguavoen

Reading Time: 2 minutes Image Credits: Daily Post. Super Eagles interim coach Augustine Eguavoen said his team would play Sudan’s Falcons of Jediane in their second group game of the Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) with utmost respect. Nigeria would take on Sudan in their second Group D game of the AFCON, at the Stade Roumdé Adjia in Garoua Read More…

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Three protesters shot dead in Sudan anti-military rallies

Reading Time: 2 minutes Image Credits: REUTERS/Mohamed Nureldin Abdallah. KHARTOUM, Jan 6 (Reuters) – Security forces shot dead three protesters and fired tear gas in Sudan on Thursday as crowds thronged the capital Khartoum and other cities in more anti-military rallies, medics and Reuters witnesses said. At least 60 people have died and many more have been wounded in Read More…

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Apparent military coup unfolds in Sudan

Reading Time: 2 minutes Image Credits: Sky News. PM, Ministers detained The fragile civilian-military power sharing arrangement in Sudan seems to have come to an end as the military has effectively effected a coup d’etat. Agency reports say that soldiers on Monday arrested most of the members of Sudan’s cabinet and many pro-government party leaders in an apparent military Read More…