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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 @Jesus17OviedoB on Wed May 24 22:57:04 EDT 2017 RT @MonikiEme: El piso no se seca,las paredes sudan,faltan 10 días todavía para cobrar MARRTAAAA ? https://t.co/2wyRjnxYPJ
From @ipalbornoz on Wed May 24 22:57:02 EDT 2017 RT @TheEconomist: Finland is the world's most stable country and South Sudan is the least, suggests a new study https://t.co/3uBRbaHPKj
From @MutungaKelvin_ on Wed May 24 22:57:00 EDT 2017 RT @TheStarBreaking: EQUITY BANK closes seven branches in war-torn South Sudan over hyperinflation, battered local currency and economic sl?
From @glonema on Wed May 24 22:56:51 EDT 2017 RT @IrreverentesCol: Colombia, como Sudán o Corea del Norte, se ha convertido en un refugio de terroristas internacionales. https://t.co/BO?
From @gabriel88591467 on Wed May 24 22:56:49 EDT 2017 RT @ThatsNBA: What about the genicide in South Sudan or the famine affecting 100k? You wanna be political only when it brings business. Fu?
From @MutungaKelvin_ on Wed May 24 22:56:47 EDT 2017 RT @kenyanwalstreet: A shareholder of Equity Bank has requested the Bank's management to dispose Tanzania & South Sudan businesses & focus?
From @johnmduran on Wed May 24 22:56:40 EDT 2017 RT @francismmaxwell: This is me at the border of Uganda & South Sudan being told of how nationals built a bridge to help refugees cross eas?
From @AmarillaEvelyn on Wed May 24 22:56:35 EDT 2017 RT @MonikiEme: El piso no se seca,las paredes sudan,faltan 10 días todavía para cobrar MARRTAAAA ? https://t.co/2wyRjnxYPJ
From @GabaBot on Wed May 24 22:56:07 EDT 2017 RT @IrreverentesCol: Colombia, como Sudán o Corea del Norte, se ha convertido en un refugio de terroristas internacionales. https://t.co/BO?
From @sudanews1 on Wed May 24 22:56:02 EDT 2017 Sudan: Obstruction of Aid Endangers Women?s Lives #Sudan #HumanRights #StopWar All Parties Should Open Way to... https://t.co/iA8ZdSrQ0w
From @BrodieRobert on Wed May 24 22:56:01 EDT 2017 RT @TheEconomist: Finland is the world's most stable country and South Sudan is the least, suggests a new study https://t.co/3uBRbaHPKj
From @BreezaSonrisa on Wed May 24 22:56:00 EDT 2017 RT @francismmaxwell: This is me at the border of Uganda & South Sudan being told of how nationals built a bridge to help refugees cross eas?
From @JanuaryHandl on Wed May 24 22:55:57 EDT 2017 RT @Refugees: "South Sudan is one of the greatest tragedies of our time" @RefugeesChief calls for action to protect refugees https://t.co/s?
From @SHS_2015_1997 on Wed May 24 22:55:49 EDT 2017 RT @francismmaxwell: This is me at the border of Uganda & South Sudan being told of how nationals built a bridge to help refugees cross eas?
From @GNetworkR on Wed May 24 22:55:41 EDT 2017 Now playing Adopt A Nation Prayer Project - VERDICTS In SUDAN.mp3 by ! https://t.co/V13f3mhaxv Listen live here: https://t.co/IKFxWRlATB