Egypt denies Sudan claims of providing vehicles to rebels

2017-05-24 20:33

Egypt has denied the announcement by Sudanese President Omar el-Bashir that Egyptian armored vehicles were used by rebels in recent attacks in the Darfur region

Sudan's Bashir to skip Trump-Muslim summit

2017-05-19 15:03

Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir, who is wanted by the International Criminal Court, will not join an Islamic summit in Saudi Arabia with US President Donald Trump, his office says.

Sudan's president risks overshadowing Trump's Muslim speech

2017-05-17 21:08

President Donald Trump is hoping the Muslim world's leaders join him in confronting extremist ideology when he attends a weekend summit in Saudi Arabia

Sudan's Bashir, wanted for war crimes, invited to Trump summit

2017-05-17 11:37

Saudi has invited Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir, who is wanted for alleged war crimes, to a summit with US President Donald Trump and Arab and Muslim leaders, a Saudi official says.

UN envoy to Libya to visit Sudan for peace talks

2017-04-28 21:07

The United Nations envoy to Libya, Martin Kobler, will visit Khartoum for talks on the conflict in the North African country, the Sudanese foreign ministry has said.

S Sudan hosting rebels to 'extend war' in Sudan: security

2017-04-25 13:00

Sudan's powerful security agency on Monday accused breakaway South Sudan of staging talks with rebels fighting Khartoum's forces in two southern states, with the goal of "extending the war" there.

Nigeria sees 'massive spike' in death sentences: Amnesty International

2017-04-12 11:02

Nigeria handed down an astonishing 527 death sentences in 2016, three times more than the previous year, in what Amnesty International has described as a "massive and worrying spike".

Visa for Egyptians aimed at preventing 'terrorists': Sudan

2017-04-11 11:59

Sudan says that its decision to make Egyptian men aged from 18 to 50 obtain entry visas was aimed at preventing "terrorists" from infiltrating the country.

Sudan tribal clashes kill 9 in Darfur: local leaders

2017-04-09 07:36

Clashes between two Arab tribes in Sudan's conflict-hit East Darfur state have killed at least nine people, tribal leaders say.

SA denies breaking rules by not arresting Sudan's Bashir

2017-04-07 19:42

South Africa has denied it had flouted international law by refusing in 2015 to arrest visiting Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir wanted by war crimes judges on charges of genocide in Darfur.


Top Africa stories: Mugabe, Bashir, Mali

2017-05-20 10:00

A video showing president Mugabe struggling to climb a small staircase a has gone viral, and Omar al-Bashir will not join an Islamic summit in Saudi Arabia with Donald Trump.

Top Africa stories: Mugabe, Bashir , DRC

2017-05-18 08:28

President Robert Mugabe's party has reportedly shipped in brand new cars worth millions of dollars for election campaign, and Zimbabwe’s national airline has been barred from flying to Europe.

Genocide-indicted Bashir will be at Saudi summit with Trump: Sudan

2017-05-17 18:33

Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir, who has been charged with war crimes and genocide, will attend the same summit in Saudi Arabia as US President Donald Trump, Khartoum's top diplomat has said.

Rights group urges US to pressure Sudan on rights violations

2017-05-03 19:00

Human Rights Watch is urging the US to pressure Sudan to take tangible actions to improve its human rights record before the American administration permanently revokes trade sanctions imposed on the east African country.

Sudan union wants Egyptian journalists expelled

2017-04-26 22:07

Sudan's pro-government journalists' union has urged Khartoum to expel Egyptian reporters from the country.

Egypt, Sudan vow not to aid opposition groups

2017-04-21 11:18

Egypt and Sudan said on Thursday they will not harbour or support opposition groups fighting their respective governments, as top diplomats of the two countries vowed to boost bilateral ties.

5 Sudanese troops killed in Yemen: army

2017-04-12 10:03

The Sudanese army has said that five of its troops have been killed while fighting for the Saudi-led Arab coalition against Shiite Huthi rebels in Yemen.

Sudan and Saudi Arabia boost ties with joint air force drill

2017-04-09 19:02

President Omar al-Bashir says a joint Saudi-Sudanese air force drill has boosted relations between the countries, two years after Khartoum broke ties with Iran.

Top Africa stories: Bashir, Nigeria, Gambia

2017-04-08 07:25

SA has told the ICC that it had no obligation to arrest Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir in 2015, and the party of Gambia's new president has won the majority of seats in a crucial parliamentary vote.

AS IT HAPPENED: SA appears before ICC over failure to arrest Sudan’s Bashir

2017-04-07 14:00

Get the latest details as South Africa appears before the ICC to defend its failure to arrest Sudanese President Oma al-Bashir who is wanted on charged of genocide.

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