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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 @DanQuraish on Sun Dec 04 17:17:29 EST 2016 RT @Orentiaa: I swear to God sudan makes you ugly?
From @alhaythum on Sun Dec 04 17:17:24 EST 2016 RT @TheEconomist: Sudan has just $800m of foreign exchange reserves?enough to cover only a month of imports https://t.co/1gI3RNJZDT
From @zenkmm on Sun Dec 04 17:17:17 EST 2016 RT @jing9wabz: @aizzgiant @zenkmm @fleurs7754 @mhellopez19 @betchieflores Sudan #ALDUBTwinsOutSoon
From @almeseiri28 on Sun Dec 04 17:17:13 EST 2016 RT @Samt1922: ?? ????? ? ???? ?????? ????? ?? ?????? ? ?? ????? ? #sudan ? #???????_????_??????? #????? ?
From @rin_earth on Sun Dec 04 17:16:47 EST 2016 "Licensed for combat" "allowed to use force" ??????????????? Japanese peacekeepers arrive in South Sudan @AJENews https://t.co/2dK7y1qbBY
From @gl06fb1 on Sun Dec 04 17:16:26 EST 2016 @sonbirdalsigara e?sek sudan gelene kadar dayak sonra hekime giderdim onar ?unu diye .
From @NarrendraM on Sun Dec 04 17:16:26 EST 2016 Number of South Sudanese refugees in Sudan has reached 263000, with October 2016 marking the highest monthly arriv? https://t.co/o6PhJdwH7D
From @Ahmed_Mansoor on Sun Dec 04 17:15:25 EST 2016 RT @nileboulder: Beautiful people are those who have known defeat, suffering, struggle, loss, and have found their way out of those depths.?
From @arzillion on Sun Dec 04 17:15:18 EST 2016 Renewed fighting in #SouthSudan raises fear of allout conflict #africa #NewsCentre #startup https://t.co/yHIM3BJkiO https://t.co/GTNIADHpmV
From @ATHKAR4ARMY on Sun Dec 04 17:15:12 EST 2016 #ksa #saudi #egypt #Syria #Yemen #Sudan #uae #kuwait #Bahrain #morroco #Algerie #Lebanon #Iraq #Qatar #oman #Libya #tunisie #Jordan #q8
From @Rosalindyt on Sun Dec 04 17:14:48 EST 2016 Life Lesson: Hope for the South Sudan Refugees | https://t.co/kkb6jucxXz Community Blogs https://t.co/EKjTMmXp4g
From @xzuWKGCOBokne9i on Sun Dec 04 17:14:25 EST 2016 RT @Samt1922: ?? ????? ? ???? ?????? ????? ?? ?????? ? ?? ????? ? #sudan ? #???????_????_??????? #????? ?
From @glorifing on Sun Dec 04 17:14:23 EST 2016 RT @PDChina: Number of South Sudanese refugees in Sudan has reached 263000, with October 2016 marking the highest monthly arrival rate: UN?
From @jing9wabz on Sun Dec 04 17:14:06 EST 2016 @aizzgiant @zenkmm @fleurs7754 @mhellopez19 @betchieflores Sudan #ALDUBTwinsOutSoon
From @varabiramya on Sun Dec 04 17:14:02 EST 2016 RT @PDChina: Number of South Sudanese refugees in Sudan has reached 263000, with October 2016 marking the highest monthly arrival rate: UN?