Sudan-back militias attacking South daily, take 130 orphans hostage

CAIRO — Fighting continues to rage in southern Sudan amid efforts to prepare for secesssion. The army of southern Sudan has reported nearly daily attacks by militias said to receive support from the regime of Sudanese President Omar Bashir. The military said hundreds of people have been killed in the fighting, which included a mutiny […]

 FreePressers Staff

Sudan parties conclude post referendum talks

Sudan parties conclude post referendum talks

By George Okore   Parties to Sudan’s six-day post-referendum talks have concluded negotiations on oil, foreign debt and finance issues at Kuriftu Resort in Bishoftu, Ethiopia.   The meeting which ended on March 5,  was facilitated by the African Union High Level Implementation Panel (AUHIP), chaired by former South African President, Thabo Mbeki.   The parties to the Comprehensive Peace Agreement (CPA) reaffirmed […]