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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 @traveleatenjoy on Mon Jan 16 07:56:18 EST 2017 RT @Safari_junkie_: Couchsurfing in Sudan With Local Family https://t.co/XcF2db1H3U #travel #ttot #africa https://t.co/HK3mUu3rxr
From @89d61afb9b494bf on Mon Jan 16 07:55:48 EST 2017 RT @rielcano: ?Decenas de miles de muertes violentas y no menos de 3 millones de refugiados y desplazados" en Sudán del Sur https://t.co/ni?
From @close_ur_eyes__ on Mon Jan 16 07:55:30 EST 2017 Me la suda un poco bastante que me lean cuatro gatos, total, en la otra se supone que tengo más "público", y sudan de mi igual Así que
From @RubSigurimi on Mon Jan 16 07:55:27 EST 2017 RT @ZigeunerDani: Al chavalito de tu barrio que no tiene que comer le sudán los cojones tus hilos de tw para entendidos,así como dato.
From @tomaszak on Mon Jan 16 07:55:13 EST 2017 RT @africaupdate: The Horn of Africa seminar term card is ready. #Eritrea #Ethiopia #Sudan #Kenya #SouthSudan #Somalia https://t.co/cck0O0?
From @newchineke4Biaf on Mon Jan 16 07:54:54 EST 2017 RT @RealBuch1: #Britain aided the spread of Islam in Africa by forcing unity of diametrically opposed values e.g #Sudan & #Nigeria. https:/?
From @yassin_rashed on Mon Jan 16 07:54:37 EST 2017 RT @SATUsudan: #????_??? ??? ????? ?????? ???? ?? ??????? @AmnestyAR @hurriyatsudan @Sudan_Voices @ohchr_ar @BBCArabic #????? #???????_???
From @UN_SouthSudan on Mon Jan 16 07:54:22 EST 2017 RT @OCHASouthSudan: #SouthSudan humanitarian bulletin is out, with updates on new displacement, diseases outbreaks & more. Read it here: ht?
From @tomomifushiya on Mon Jan 16 07:54:22 EST 2017 RT @Amesemi: Sudanese artist Mumtza Elemam: 'My country is the Nile' https://t.co/FMbju84mln #Sudan #heritage #Nile
From @superzoal1 on Mon Jan 16 07:54:13 EST 2017 RT @YaZoolEvents: ????? ????: ???? ????? ?????: ????? ???? ??????: ????? ??????? ??????: ???????? 17 ????? 2017? ?????? 7 ???? #RT #??????
From @IndiagainstHATE on Mon Jan 16 07:54:10 EST 2017 RT @UNHCRInnovation: Just one example from #Uganda on why the right to work matters so much for #refugees: https://t.co/ae2JwpG4Ox
From @Fanta_DBN on Mon Jan 16 07:54:08 EST 2017 RT @mbindwane: Mmusi must proceed to Sudan to meet & shake hands with al-Bashir,after that proceed to DRC & CAR now that he is self appoint?
From @88marciaramalho on Mon Jan 16 07:54:05 EST 2017 RT @paulsmith031158: CIA and Mossad are behind Boko Haram and ISIL, says Sudan president https://t.co/Ew1cYVdRXW
From @Gofran_sudan on Mon Jan 16 07:54:01 EST 2017 @J_mu001 @jamalon ????? ??? ?????? ? ???? ??????? ???????? ???????? ???? ????? ??? ?? ?? ???? ????!
From @katewainwright on Mon Jan 16 07:53:50 EST 2017 RT @UNHCRInnovation: Just one example from #Uganda on why the right to work matters so much for #refugees: https://t.co/ae2JwpG4Ox