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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 @sjhuebs on Mon Feb 27 01:50:39 EST 2017 @ainsleyearhardt @POTUS @FoxNews @foxandfriends why aren't we hearing about US humanitarian efforts in the Sudan?
From @NOGallagher on Mon Feb 27 01:50:32 EST 2017 RT @TitoJustin1: #Sudan?s Bashir releases jailed Czech journalist | Radio Tamazuj https://t.co/GC3f5pLYiC via @radiotamazuj
From @BudapestCentre on Mon Feb 27 01:50:26 EST 2017 RT @RadioTamazuj: #SouthSudan denies receiving weapons from #Egypt ? https://t.co/d2Y2XCquJh https://t.co/5JsxahtYiq
From @AbiabiRichboi on Mon Feb 27 01:50:11 EST 2017 Posted a new song: "South Sudan Peace..... Abiabi Richboii The Great One." https://t.co/4OikjUjRMf https://t.co/wWdI5jVcA6
From @WFP_Africa on Mon Feb 27 01:50:07 EST 2017 RT @BBCAfrica: South Sudan: People queue for food cards and vaccination https://t.co/klGNloKr6c
From @SANCLIFFNINO1 on Mon Feb 27 01:50:02 EST 2017 RT @SANCLIFFNINO1: They say that LIFE is not fair, Then it must be from Africa, may be from Sudan, or Kenya, or Gambia. Just bleach it and?
From @Andrea_RoseJ on Mon Feb 27 01:49:38 EST 2017 RT @MSF_USA: Skin conditions, malnutrition - among other illnesses - are a glimpse of what many are coping with in #SouthSudan https://t.co?
From @OsmanKutanoglu on Mon Feb 27 01:49:34 EST 2017 Sayin @cmlttnaydin korumaniz altina aldiginiz oktay ercanin sudan sirketi Delgo gecen yil ulkemize ne kadar vergi odedi ? Soyleyim. 0 TL.
From @omerhassn7 on Mon Feb 27 01:49:30 EST 2017 RT @SudaneseCulture: Khartoum 1960's circa, Sudan ??????? ?? ??????? ????? ??????, ??????? #SudaneseCulture #?????_??????? https://t.co/1W?
From @CultLibDK on Mon Feb 27 01:49:02 EST 2017 @ikhlaskhan008 Iran, Mauritanian, South Sudan, Nigeria & Saudi Arabia. Covering more then ~300 million people.
From @sudan_ahmd on Mon Feb 27 01:48:39 EST 2017 ????? ?? ????? ???? https://t.co/Ka4aWQCdCB ??? ????? ???? ????? ? ????? ???? ???
From @AkiliDada on Mon Feb 27 01:48:35 EST 2017 Excited to welcome the 2017 Fellowship class. The young women are running social change projects in S.Sudan, Uganda? https://t.co/5GvB8PV4KD
From @Vredesbeweging on Mon Feb 27 01:48:17 EST 2017 RT @paxchristiuk: South Sudan:main cause of famine is conflict https://t.co/CoDc81QWgA @ColumbansUK @CAATuk @DemilitarizeDay @DisarmQuaker?
From @Eng_Elmigdad on Mon Feb 27 01:47:13 EST 2017 RT @Sudan_tweet: ???? ?????? ???? ????? ?? #??????? ?????? I ?? Sudan #Sudan #Khartoum #Travel #Africa #??????? #????? @PavelAdventurer ht?