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Abyei Under SAF Seized

KHARTOUM, May 22 (Reuters) – Sudan’s northern army seized control of the disputed, oil-producing Abyei region, officials said on Sunday, forcing thousands to flee and bringing the country’s north and south to the brink of full conflict. Khartoum sent tanks into Abyei town, the area’s main settlement, on Saturday, the United Nations said after weeks … Continue reading Abyei Under SAF Seized

SAF Took Over Abyei

May 21, 2011 (WASHINGTON) – The United States on Saturday rebuked the Sudanese government over its army’s move on the disputed border region of Abyei which elevated fears of a full-scale war between the North and South. Sudan state TV quoted an unidentified military source as saying that the Sudan Armed Forces (SAF) managed to … Continue reading SAF Took Over Abyei

Sub-Saharan Africa & fiber-optic and the Digital Divide

Fiber optic is a wonderful innovation and no one would disagrees with this statement, the internet has empowered citizen from all around the world to voice there opinion and have connected everyone into this virtual world of the internet. now a days ...

NCP dirty politics continue . . .

I have been away for long time and many things have happened:a) SPLA officers defectingb) Elections in Kadugli rigged in favour of a wanted criminalc) NCP blocking food supply to South SudanAll these the work of the NCP. I wonder what else the NCP have...

citizen and government interaction in the social media era

After the world have witnessed several online e-participation/collaboration and digital activism from citizen in states such as Egypt and Tunis and what we are witnessing now in Yemen,Syria and even in Sudan from time to time (which is ...

The arab world and Climate for change in statistic perspective :)

As the Arab world witness changes all around it, people wonder what are the underlining factors behind these changes. a statistical research done by the economist dose show some of the important factors that might have been the reason behind this long ...

Egypt we congratulate you and salute you for inspiring us

Source: Getty Images Egypt and the Sudan have always been known as the lower and upper Nile valley states that have so much in common. Sudanese that live in Egypt feel that they are living in their own country, this also apply for Egyptian in the Sudan...

Bashir accepts referendum results . . .

The Sudanese President Omar el Bashir has accepted the final results of the Southern Sudan Referendum. Southern Sudanese have overwhelmingly voted for seccession in the January 9th - 15th plebiscite. That is one hurdle overcome, as the country comes fa...

Freedom of Speech.

An expected attempt to shut down the protests. Sudan’s reached its flash point and its bound to erupt any moment. Advertisements

Let the dust settle first.

Back from my hiatus…Well those of you following the news on the aftermath of the Tunisian uprising should be aware of the influence arab states have amongst each other. The relationships between arab nations are based on love, admiration, envy and jealousy, all subliminally driven by historical experiences of triumphs and sorrows, the likes of […]

Tunisia then Egypt what is next…. Could it be Sudan

will Sudan witness a public uprising such as the one it has witnessed when it uprooted the late president Gafar Nimary in 1985 by a public uprising, it seems that the tension are on high alert in many middle eastern and African state, i am even sens...

Egypt Internet blackout continuous amidst fierce demonstration

on January 28, Egypt one of the middle east largest populated country witnessed a full blackout of internet access from all ISP in Egypt. some say this step was made to lower the chance for demonstrators to communicate with each other on social sites s...

Will Egypt make another Yasmine Revolution in Africa

for the past several days, Egypt have witness demonstration in many part of Cairo which lead to internet censorship and internet blackout . in my post about two weeks ago, titled Tunisia and the African-middle east dilemma, where i have men...

Tunisia and the Middle East Plane Rescue Scheme

life has it own way of dealing with deferent people and teaching other people to learn from other people mistake!!. i guess the smartest of us are those who learn from there mistake but also learn from other people mistake before it is too late. i gues...

Turabi in trouble, again

The Islamist leader of the Popular Congress Party, Hassan el Turabi is arrested in Khartoum, again. Has the crack down on opposition started or it is a kneejerk response to his call for uprising. The next few weeks and months will say . .

Tunisia and the African-MiddleEast dilemma!!

For a month Tunisia has been witnessing a public uprising that has witness events such as riots, demonstration and even young people suiciding, it seems as if it is a new call for the people of Africa and the middle east in the beginning of this year 2...

Referendum on Al Jazeera TV Website

The Al Jazeera TV Website has a wide coverage of the Southern Sudan Referendum. The reports are generally good, comprehensive and balanced, although occasionally they tend to focused more on the underdevelopment and fear of violence, more than the dr...

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