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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 @pops131 on Mon Nov 20 05:00:56 EST 2017 Sudan President Bashir to visit Russia on November 23 ? Kremlin aide ? RT Newsline: https://t.co/LQKJgrAg6A
From @AbdirisaqAhmed7 on Mon Nov 20 05:00:34 EST 2017 East Africa:Regional Standby Force Begins Training in Sudan https://t.co/HlNUAtN9JB
From @TimesLIVE on Mon Nov 20 05:00:30 EST 2017 Sudan's Bashir to visit Russia Thursday: Kremlin https://t.co/tSr2dHyNPl https://t.co/93xEWBzJki
From @juangurkaa on Mon Nov 20 05:00:15 EST 2017 RT @VickyRodRam: Sale mejor si te la sudan los demas https://t.co/8IBvftEL8v
From @Seth_Tifon on Mon Nov 20 05:00:13 EST 2017 Emiratos Árabes Unidos Kuwait Bahréin Qatar (hasta el 5 de junio de 2017) Sudán Egipto Jordania Marruecos Y dos má? https://t.co/pOYDv8W0Nw
From @NoelBarriere on Mon Nov 20 05:00:07 EST 2017 RT @LigueDesAnimaux: Voici le dernier Rhinocéros blanc Sudan. Nous pouvons encore y faire quelque chose avant que cela soit trop tard ! J'a?
From @Zensurheber on Mon Nov 20 05:00:01 EST 2017 Beteiligung der Bundeswehr a Mission in Sudan (AMIS) Keine berichten... #zensurheberrecht #afghanistanpapiere? https://t.co/FZR8HeS63k
From @sarica400 on Mon Nov 20 04:59:36 EST 2017 RT @omerturantv: ?lk önce Sudan lideri Ömer Be?ir'i kendi ülkesi d???na ç?kamayacak hale getirdiler, itibars?zla?t?rd?lar, sonra ise Sudan'?
From @TonyMoeTana on Mon Nov 20 04:59:35 EST 2017 RT @TwistedSanti: Cuffing season is literal in Sudan. Your 90% more likely to end up in jail Nov/Dec than any other month.
From @KuotMarc on Mon Nov 20 04:59:29 EST 2017 @EyeRadioJuba If the economy is dawn, everything becomes wild even humans. Blaming the poachers is bad when the tru? https://t.co/sxPfFPg7Xs
From @MsKapepula on Mon Nov 20 04:59:27 EST 2017 RT @MsLeloB: Heard Zambia is considered the Most Peaceful Country in Africa by the Global Peace Index 2017. Somalia is considered the least?
From @Rupak_Chudhry on Mon Nov 20 04:59:23 EST 2017 @miks1302 @MilanSopariwala @IrisIndia24x7 @imDPRK @KrishnaTheReal @hindustanse @M_R0HIT @Singh9093Singh? https://t.co/9kCpEauy9B
From @Mostafa_Alnvgi on Mon Nov 20 04:59:01 EST 2017 RT @Mot5ss1: @Qt_sudan ???? ??? ???? ????? ????? ???? ??? ???????
From @glendall02 on Mon Nov 20 04:58:34 EST 2017 Jwu nya gi sugat nasad kog "kaon na den, naay sudan diha" waaaahh hahahaha https://t.co/5OY6dxtIvF
From @Musikkprofil on Mon Nov 20 04:58:34 EST 2017 Sudan Dudans Anders Rřine er kĺret til ĺrets folkemusiker 2017. Vi gratulerer!... https://t.co/T7jfakjIl7