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Complete details about Sudan in Africa with capital city Khartum

Country NameSudan (As-Sudan)
Country CodeSDN
Capital CityKhartum
ContinentAfrica
RegionNorthern Africa
Independence Year1956
Population29490000
Surface Area2505813.0
Life Expectancy56.6 years
GNP10162.0 (old 0.0)
Government FormIslamic Republic

Spoken Languages

Arabic [official]     (49.4%)
Bari     (2.5%)
Beja     (6.4%)
Chilluk     (1.7%)
Dinka     (11.5%)
Fur     (2.1%)
Lotuko     (1.5%)
Nubian Languages     (8.1%)
Nuer     (4.9%)
Zande     (2.7%)

Major Cities

Omdurman, Khartum     (population 1271403)
Khartum, Khartum     (population 947483)
Sharq al-Nil, Khartum     (population 700887)
Port Sudan, al-Bahr al-Ahmar     (population 308195)
Kassala, Kassala     (population 234622)
Obeid, Kurdufan al-Shamaliy     (population 229425)
Nyala, Darfur al-Janubiya     (population 227183)
Wad Madani, al-Jazira     (population 211362)
al-Qadarif, al-Qadarif     (population 191164)
Kusti, al-Bahr al-Abyad     (population 173599)
al-Fashir, Darfur al-Shamaliya     (population 141884)
Juba, Bahr al-Jabal     (population 114980)

Sudan's most recent News and Stories

Sudan Tweets

From @Mindless_Lulla on Mon Jul 25 07:51:35 EDT 2016 RT @leenay_: hate Sudan, became friends because of a video, cute, Empire, dislike physics https://t.co/yH4yJNFyRm
From @DenisEtenfa on Mon Jul 25 07:51:32 EDT 2016 @IFM923 @debolaadebanjo @ChiquaDiva My tops are Lewis Hamilton, Chris froomes, Sudan under 20 & flops r NFF, flying Eagles, heartlandfc
From @gmllop78 on Mon Jul 25 07:51:26 EDT 2016 RT @Oxfam: Kids are carrying guns instead of books in #SouthSudan. Time to #HaltArms transfers >> https://t.co/vmB4nTaVen https://t.co/fz1Y?
From @DianaMRTorreS on Mon Jul 25 07:51:16 EDT 2016 RT @Oxfam: Kids are carrying guns instead of books in #SouthSudan. Time to #HaltArms transfers >> https://t.co/vmB4nTaVen https://t.co/fz1Y?
From @David_Indeje on Mon Jul 25 07:51:10 EDT 2016 RT @BBCAfrica: Two South Sudanese soldiers convicted of murder executed by firing squad https://t.co/WcxJCW96t6 #BBCAfricaLive
From @NiLaPrimera on Mon Jul 25 07:51:06 EDT 2016 RT @acfspain: #SudandelSur: Hemos aumentado en un 50% el acceso a tratamientos en niños con desnutrición. https://t.co/lpXIWgjWlR https://t?
From @sndwky on Mon Jul 25 07:51:06 EDT 2016 #SouthSudan: SPLM-IO group in Juba endorses Taban Deng as 'acting' VP https://t.co/6iMPr0eN0O?????????????????????????????????Taban Deng????
From @oumejkenneth on Mon Jul 25 07:51:03 EDT 2016 RT @RedPepperUG: #Machar Replaced As VP of South Sudan https://t.co/KOlpaVrkUW https://t.co/If8UTqT84i
From @CharlesHaba on Mon Jul 25 07:51:00 EDT 2016 RT @BBCAfrica: Two South Sudanese soldiers convicted of murder executed by firing squad https://t.co/WcxJCW96t6 #BBCAfricaLive
From @fl_legrand on Mon Jul 25 07:50:59 EDT 2016 RT @oxfamgb: 4.8m people in #southsudan don?t have enough to eat. People must get the help they need now https://t.co/OcnCofeIgl https://t.?
From @amandat_p on Mon Jul 25 07:50:55 EDT 2016 RT @ACNURspain: Más de 26.000 personas huyen a Uganda por la incertidumbre en #SudándelSur https://t.co/Cse69GOmxS #refugiados https://t.co?
From @acar_drn on Mon Jul 25 07:50:52 EDT 2016 Çok su içiyorum. Sudan zehirlenme diye bir ?ey var. Ba??ma gelirse merak etmeyin?
From @UNICLagos on Mon Jul 25 07:50:52 EDT 2016 RT @UNICEFUganda: .Sharp rise in suspected cholera cases in #SouthSudan via @Unicefuk_media https://t.co/eDFDOMQgSD