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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 @wasilalitaha on Thu May 05 19:46:34 EDT 2016 RT @HillelNeuer: Good: Sudan's rights record to be reviewed tomorrow by UN Human Rights Council. Bad: They think Sudan is the victim. https?
From @REPORT4SPAM13 on Thu May 05 19:46:12 EDT 2016 #ksa #saudi #egypt #Syria #Yemen #Sudan #uae #kuwait #Bahrain #morroco #Algerie #Lebanon #Iraq #Qatar #oman #Libya #tunisie #Jordan #q8
From @ShakYNWA on Thu May 05 19:45:42 EDT 2016 RT @EnKahnz: So I'm not allowed into USA because I went to help the Poor refugees in Sudan. Donald Trump already making a difference.
From @MKara1905 on Thu May 05 19:45:33 EDT 2016 RT @osmanli_devleti: Bir devlet dü?ünün ki; Sudan ve Habe?istan'dan M?s?r, Libya, Tunus ve Cezayir'e kadar Afrika topraklar?n? idaresi alt??
From @50106019HIST on Thu May 05 19:44:55 EDT 2016 RT @EgyptPulse: Red Sea island transfer revives Egypt-Sudan border dispute https://t.co/H6HElSYKns
From @HumanityIsUs on Thu May 05 19:44:49 EDT 2016 @KenIsaacs1 @omersawiom @magidkabash @People4Sudan @WagingPeaceUK @ICM_MEDIA @DarfurandBeyond @Cuchulain09 #Sudan https://t.co/wgLG0Rr4HB
From @EgyptPulse on Thu May 05 19:44:36 EDT 2016 Red Sea island transfer revives Egypt-Sudan border dispute https://t.co/H6HElSYKns
From @sudanfeed_sd on Thu May 05 19:43:07 EDT 2016 #??????? ???? ??? ??????? ???????????: ???? ?????? ??? ??????? ??????? ??? ??????? -? https://t.co/bgEuFu247D #sudan https://t.co/2meZUUrXLr
From @AfricaChannelTV on Thu May 05 19:42:59 EDT 2016 RT @okayafrica: Sudan Student Protests Show How Much City Planning And Design Matter https://t.co/9NNIorFNSU https://t.co/ift8PyyVHV
From @RKagabo on Thu May 05 19:42:48 EDT 2016 South Sudan Praise Rwanda on Developing Capital Market https://t.co/eaAv9BdHdW
From @maha_awd on Thu May 05 19:42:14 EDT 2016 RT @okayafrica: Sudan Student Protests Show How Much City Planning And Design Matter https://t.co/9NNIorFNSU https://t.co/ift8PyyVHV
From @AmarDaMan on Thu May 05 19:41:56 EDT 2016 RT @EnKahnz: So I'm not allowed into USA because I went to help the Poor refugees in Sudan. Donald Trump already making a difference.
From @amoabdo on Thu May 05 19:41:37 EDT 2016 RT @AwesomeFishlegs: Reading all these "??????? ?????" tweets when you outside Sudan like https://t.co/0qxnG8rxB9
From @Aliuk_Ismail on Thu May 05 19:41:10 EDT 2016 RT @AwesomeFishlegs: Reading all these "??????? ?????" tweets when you outside Sudan like https://t.co/0qxnG8rxB9
From @okayafrica on Thu May 05 19:41:09 EDT 2016 Sudan Student Protests Show How Much City Planning And Design Matter https://t.co/9NNIorFNSU https://t.co/ift8PyyVHV