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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 @TheSudanNews on Sat Jun 25 02:56:00 EDT 2016 How UN peacekeepers failed South Sudan https://t.co/ibMP3hhBkP
From @dwsedona on Sat Jun 25 02:55:57 EDT 2016 RT @coinabs: MORE #MUSLIMS ARE KILLED BY OTHER MUSLIMS THAN BY ANYONE ELSE IRAQ, SYRIA, AFGAN'N. SUDAN, YEMEN, ISIS, PAKISTAN . https://t.?
From @bucheery01 on Sat Jun 25 02:54:57 EDT 2016 ???? ???? ???? ?? ??????? ??????? ?? ??????. https://t.co/k8xciha6Om #lebanon #morocco #libya #tunisia #algeria #tunisia #egypt #sudan
From @bolsplmproper on Sat Jun 25 02:54:24 EDT 2016 Matur from Tiomdit Akonbuoi killing dinka chanting. Matur Panyon Akech 2.1 https://t.co/cLfYTJXgYf via @sharethis
From @MikeWoldemariam on Sat Jun 25 02:53:08 EDT 2016 RT @HMAMichaelAron: Wonderful tradition of Iftars in the street in #Sudan #?????_???? https://t.co/kfW3fBKhkZ
From @AfricaMedia54 on Sat Jun 25 02:52:24 EDT 2016 S. Sudan president rejects consensus to establish cantonment areas for SPLA-IO https://t.co/HWTrgspIDw #Sudan #Africa
From @AfricaMedia54 on Sat Jun 25 02:52:22 EDT 2016 SPLA-IO senior officer blames lack of joint operation center for Juba insecurity https://t.co/UNQS5NBS5S #Sudan #Africa
From @KateBrankin on Sat Jun 25 02:52:10 EDT 2016 How UN peacekeepers failed #SouthSudan @CNNI https://t.co/8CYYqN4TbI
From @SlNanESTESlA on Sat Jun 25 02:51:33 EDT 2016 Pero me sudan los cojones porque estoy de vacaciones. #Poetuit.
From @LebanonHashtag on Sat Jun 25 02:51:28 EDT 2016 RT @bucheery01: #bahrain #kuwait #qatar #oman #ksa #iraq #jordan #lebanon #morocco #libya #tunisia #algeria #tunisia #egypt #sudan https:/?
From @mysoreMUN on Sat Jun 25 02:51:12 EDT 2016 Join us as we talk over the issues of South Sudan and some other countries. Sign up : https://t.co/sKEbhwuRfw #MUN https://t.co/LpD4iMqrl0
From @alhilal_sudan on Sat Jun 25 02:50:30 EDT 2016 ? ???? ??? | ???? ???? | ????? ??????? ??????? ? ? ??? ??????? ???? ??? ?? ?????? ?????? ????? ???? ???? ??????... https://t.co/YwkLoQ449H
From @Job_Sudan on Sat Jun 25 02:50:14 EDT 2016 https://t.co/1ITwykPN8T https://t.co/OeUbibyWQz
From @southsudandaily on Sat Jun 25 02:50:05 EDT 2016 S. Sudan president rejects consensus to establish cantonment areas for SPLA-IO: June 24, 2016 (JUBA) ? In a serous? https://t.co/IDVyKAuBNF
From @BrucePatrick23 on Sat Jun 25 02:49:52 EDT 2016 South Sudanese politician seeks to assist his country's refugees in Sudan: Since then, the activities of fore... https://t.co/w3DUwDU12f