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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 @mashanubian on Fri May 27 10:12:24 EDT 2016 Current sittings of ex legislative assembly of South Sudan are illegal following formation of new unity govt, said officials of SPLM-IO
From @mie28nnco on Fri May 27 10:11:51 EDT 2016 RT @UNICEF: 3.1m children in #Sudan are in need of humanitarian support @UNICEFSudan https://t.co/N554T04cmT
From @SUdan_tagwa on Fri May 27 10:11:34 EDT 2016 (???? ????? ????? ?? ?????? ???? ?????? ?????? ??? ????? ??????) [????:26] https://t.co/yKtJFuGDE1
From @SUdan_tagwa on Fri May 27 10:11:34 EDT 2016 (???? ??? ????? ????? ???? ?? ??? ???? ???? ??? ???? ???? ??? ????) [????:13] https://t.co/yKtJFuGDE1
From @enisegrl on Fri May 27 10:11:13 EDT 2016 RT @GeyikkliGece: Söylenir ve yar?m kal?r Bütün a?klar yeryüzünde Bir kaktüs bol sudan nas?l Nas?l çürürse öyle Turgut Uyar
From @vofnnsudan on Fri May 27 10:11:02 EDT 2016 RT @MagnusGTaylor: Thoughts from me on our latest #Sudan report "Sudan's Islamists: From Salvation to Survival" https://t.co/dWjVw67mnM
From @BKCuffie on Fri May 27 10:11:01 EDT 2016 Shipping Containers Are Being Used As Deadly #Prisons in #SouthSudan..A New Form of Cruelty »» #Africa #Crime https://t.co/rcISUZM6d2
From @shinyhead69 on Fri May 27 10:10:47 EDT 2016 RT @Daily_Express: Mass violence and brutal stabbings as 200 Afghan and Sudan migrants rampage in Calais https://t.co/zH29vBgQeE https://t.?
From @MaxCasper100 on Fri May 27 10:10:27 EDT 2016 RT @Gjon777: Mass violence and brutal stabbings as 200 Afghan and Sudan migrants rampage in Calais https://t.co/Svt1xkWLyA
From @Franciscoahf on Fri May 27 10:10:12 EDT 2016 RT @amnistia: Sudán del Sur: Decenas de personas detenidas, en peligro de morir en contenedores de carga https://t.co/UNOKGdocjA https://t.?
From @romanticradical on Fri May 27 10:09:59 EDT 2016 tats?z bir gün..havadan m? sudan m? ?!..
From @699271_jose on Fri May 27 10:09:55 EDT 2016 RT @GPforEducation: Sudan's Minister of Education on how the government is building the foundation for a strong education system https://t.?
From @UlisessVarela on Fri May 27 10:09:42 EDT 2016 @UlisessVarela total son mis bolas las que sudan
From @honeysuckleJPEG on Fri May 27 10:09:28 EDT 2016 ciftler icin sosyal medya sudan sebeplerle elalemle çikide?me yeri degil ? utanip sikilacak bisey yok. ? https://t.co/Hc0PxyGdzb