Many lit candles, some floated balloons while hundreds bathed area in sea of light, holding their phones aloft as torches chanting slogans.
14 Jul 2019 2:05 PM
'No education in this horrible situation,' chanted students in Gadaref, marching on the main street of the town.
05 Jul 2019 3:03 PM
The latest round of talks came through after intense mediation by Ethiopia and African Union between the two rival groups.
05 Jul 2019 10:03 AM
The protests came weeks after at least 113 people were killed during a security crackdown on a pro-democracy sit-in on June 3.
01 Jul 2019 10:25 AM
The new protest, comes at a time when Ethiopia and African Union (AU) are jointly mediating between protesters and generals.
30 Jun 2019 5:01 PM
However, mobilising protesters has become a challenge since the raid, with military rulers imposing a widespread internet blackout.
30 Jun 2019 9:47 AM
Protesters gathered tyres, tree trunks, rocks to build roadblocks in Khartoum's Bahari, but riot police swiftly moved in and fired tear gas.
09 Jun 2019 7:01 PM
The country's health ministry, however, maintained that only 61 people had lost their lives in the crackdown.
07 Jun 2019 6:07 PM
Sudan on Thursday marks one week since the army ousted president Omar al-Bashir after protests against his 30-year rule.
18 Apr 2019 10:34 AM
Sudanese leader Omar al-Bashir, long wanted on genocide and war crimes charges, was finally brought down in a popular uprising.
11 Apr 2019 7:10 PM
Protests erupted in Sudan, Khartoum calling for President Omar al Bashir’s resignation and urge the army to stand by the people.
11 Apr 2019 11:39 AM
Thousands of protesters camped outside the military headquarters in Khartoum demanding the resignation of President Omar al-Bashir.
11 Apr 2019 10:31 AM
The 19-seater commercial Baby air plane had been travelling from South Sudan capital, Juba.
09 Sep 2018 5:35 PM
A report, published by the UN Mission in South Sudan, said that the peacekeepers responded by firing warning shots into the air.
16 Jul 2017 1:31 PM
UN peacekeeping mission UNMISS said on Wednesday that they had twice been prevented from accessing Pajok.
07 Apr 2017 9:04 PM
The death toll from Saturday and Sunday's battles is not yet known but around 300 were killed in just a few hours on Friday.
13 Jul 2016 3:28 PM
South Sudan’s President ordered a ceasefire Monday after a new day of heavy fighting in the capital Juba that sent thousands of people fleeing and threatened a return to civil war.
12 Jul 2016 7:00 AM
Health workers on Friday celebrated a key step towards eradicating the flesh-burrowing guinea worm after South Sudan, once by far the worst-affected country, recorded a massive drop in infections.
11 Jan 2016 5:13 AM
06 Nov 2015 9:36 AM
The Soviet-era Antonov plane smashed into a river bank just after take-off
05 Nov 2015 2:58 PM