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24 Nov 2011 description
report Miraya FM

The National Ministry of Health reports that it’s close to eradicating the crippling parasitic guinea worm in South Sudan. The ministry said on Wednesday that South Sudan will be declared free of guinea worm over the next two years.

Statistical information from the World Health Organization shows that 97 percent of all guinea worm cases are in South Sudan, while the remaining three percent are to be found in Chad, Mali and Ethiopia.

27 Feb 2010 description
report Miraya FM

Sudan and Chad met on Friday to finalize arrangements for the boarder deployment of joint forces. Held in Al Genina in Southern Darfur, the joint technical committee will monitor boarder security with Sudan in command for the first six months. The meeting was held in accordance to a military agreement to end board insecurity signed earlier.

14 Jan 2010 description
report Miraya FM

The Sudanese government said that it reached a preliminary agreement with Chad to deploy a joint force to monitor their border. Speaking to Miraya FM, a member in the Sudanese delegation to N'Djamena, Amin Hassen Omer, said that the expulsion of the opposition from the two countries was also discussed.

The National Elections Commission announced that it has received so far more than 10 applications for candidates standing for the post of President of the Republic.

07 Jan 2010 description
report Miraya FM

Sudanese and Chadian military delegations will discuss on Thursday in N'Djamena a number of border security issues.The talks will focus on ending rebel activities within the two countries and the deployment of joint forces along the borders. Speaking to Miraya FM, the Sudanese Ambassador to Chad, Abdallah Al Sheikh, said that the Sudanese high military delegation led by General, Esmat Abdel Rahman, will discuss with his Chadian counterpart the implementation of the joint security protocol signed on August 2006 in Khartoum.

03 Jan 2010 description
report Miraya FM

A joint military and security committee set up to enhance the implementation of the security agreement between Sudan and Chad will meet in the Chadian capital, N'jamena on Thursday January 7. The Sudanese Ambassador to Chad, Abdalla Al-Shiekh, said the committee would start mapping out strategies for the implementation of the deal reached between the two countries in August last year.

The security protocol makes provision for the establishment of "observation points" on the Sudan-Chad border and the termination of rebel activities within the two countries.

13 May 2009 description
report Miraya FM

The Chadian government has announced it will pardon all armed people within its territory provided that they stop military operations.

The Chadian Minister of Information, Mohamed Hussein Mursal, told Miraya FM that the government observed today as an official holiday to organize a large demonstration in the Capital N'djamena, to protest against what he described as the "Sudanese aggression on the Chadian territory last week.'

The Justice and Equality Movement has warned that it would withdraw from the Doha talks, over what it described as the government delegation's …

06 May 2009 description
report Miraya FM

Two days after the signing of the Sudan-Chad reconciliation agreement, accusations between the two countries claiming supporting opposition forces on their territories have renewed.

The Chadian Minister of Information, Mohammed Hussein Mursal, accused Sudan's Armed Forces of sending its troops over the Sudan-Chad border in alliance with the Chadian opposition forces.

Speaking to Miraya FM Mursal confirmed that his government has notified the Qatari mediator on the current development.

On the other hand, Sudanese officials denied to Al Arabia Satellite Television Sudan's …

29 Apr 2009 description
report Miraya FM

Sudan- Chad talks will start today in Doha, as part of the Qatari and Libyan efforts to achieve reconciliation between Khartoum and N'Djamena.

The Sudanese Ambassador to Qatar, Ibrahim Fagiri, confirmed the arrival of the Sudanese delegation in Doha today, headed by the State Minister of International Cooperation Al-Tijani Fadil.

Ambassador Fagiri urged Chad to abide by the agreements previously signed between the two countries.

Meanwhile, the Chadian Minister of Information, Muhammad Hussien Mursal, called on the mediators to provide guarantees for the implementation of any …

04 Sep 2008 description
report Miraya FM

Chadian authorities said that the attack launched by rebels last February on the capital N'Djamena resulted in the death of one thousand people and wounding of almost two thousand.

The investigation committee which prepared the report revealed existence of unofficial detention places that are not legally monitored.

The investigation committee was formed upon a request made by the French President Nicolas Sarkozy during his visit to N'Djamena following the attack.

07 Aug 2008 description
report Miraya FM

The Foreign Ministry announced the return of the Sudanese diplomatic mission to the Chadian capital N'Djamena within the coming ten days. The Ministry's Spokesperson Ambassador Ali Al-Sadiq told Miraya FM that Sudan will not hesitate seeking to normalize relations with Chad.


06 Feb 2008 description
report Miraya FM

The Chadian rebel forces which launched an attack on Ndjamena last week have agreed on an immediate ceasefire.

The rebels however accused the French air force of killing civilians after intervening in the clashes in the capital N'Djamena.

A spokesman for the Chadian rebels Abdel Rahman Ghullam Allah told Miraya FM that they agreed to a ceasefire after the mediation of Libya and Burkina Faso in acknowledgment of the plight of the Chadian people.

The spokesman of the Justice and Equality Movement, Ahmed Hussein, denied media reports that his movement participated in the recent …