Ahmed Haroun
Ahmed Mohammed Haroun (or Ahmad Harun أحمد هارون) (born 1964) is one of three Sudanese men wanted by the International Criminal Court (ICC) for war crimes and crimes against humanity in Darfur. Despi...
Khojali Osman
Khojali Osman of Al- Halfaya, Khartoum North, was a popular Sudanese artist who was known throughout the country for his soothing voice and romantic music.He was known for singing songs such as ma bni...
Mahmoud Mohammed Taha
Mahmoud Mohammed Taha, (1909 – 18 January 1985; Arabic: محمود محمد طه) also known as Ustaz Mahmoud Mohammed Taha, was a Sudanese religious thinker, leader, and trained engineer. He was executed for ap...
Nessim Gaon
Nessim Gaon (Arabic: نسيم جاعون‎, pronounced NEE-SEEM GAH-OHN) (born 1922, in Khartoum, Sudan) is a Swiss financier who created the Noga company. Outside the business world, he has been very...
Abdel Aziz El Mubarak
Abdel Aziz El Mubarak (Arabic: عبد العزيز المبارك‎, born in Wad Madani in 1951 ) is a popular Sudanese singer. He is known for leading a large band whose music is based on traditional Arab m...
Ibrahim al Kashif
Ustaz Ibrahim al Kashif was the most popular Sudanese pop singer between the end of World War II and 1956, when independence was granted. His style developed out of Haqibah Music and he is known as th...
AlKabli
AbdelKarim AlKabli (Arabic: عبد الكريم الكابلي‎) is a Sudanese singer, poet, composer, songwriter and humanitarian known for his songs with themes of love, passion, nationalism, Sudanese cul...
AlKabli - Wikipedia
Manute Bol
Manute Bol (/məˈnuːt ˈboʊl/; October 16, 1962 – June 19, 2010) was a Sudanese-born basketball player and political activist. At 7 ft 7 in (2.31 m) tall, he was one of the tallest m...
Manute Bol - Wikipedia
Mostafa Sid Ahmed
Mustafa Sid Ahmad Almagbul (1953 - 17 January 1996; Arabic: مصطفى سيد احمد‎) was a Sudanese singer. He was born in Wad Sulfabb village, which is located in Al Jazirah state in central Sudan ...
Abdullahi Ahmed An-Na'im
Abdullahi Ahmed An-Na'im (born in 1946) is the Charles Howard Candler Professor of Law at Emory University School of Law associated professor in the Emory College of Arts and Sciences, and Senior Fell...
Mohammed Adam El-Sheikh
Mohamad Adam El-Sheikh is a Sudanese/American executive director of the Fiqh Council of North America.
He graduated from the faculty of Shari’ah and Law, Omdurman Islamic University, Sudan, in 196...
Ezra Baya Lawiri
Canon Ezra Baya Lawiri (c. 1917 – 29 March 1991) was a Sudanese teacher, Episcopalian priest and scholar, responsible for translating The Bible into the Moru language. He is commemorated by a sta...
Ezra Baya Lawiri - Wikipedia
History of the Jews in Sudan
The Jewish community in Sudan was established in the late 19th century, and concentrated in the capital Khartoum. By the middle of the 20th century the community included some 350 Jews, mainly of Seph...
Fatima Ahmed Ibrahim
Fatima Ahmed Ibrahim(born 1933), Arabic: فاطمة أحمد إبراهيم‎, Sudanese writer, women rights activist and Socialist leader.
Fatima was born in Khartoum, her family one of educated family...