White Nile


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White Nile

A section of the Nile River in eastern Africa flowing generally northward to Khartoum, where it joins the Blue Nile to form the Nile River proper.

White Nile

n
(Placename) See Nile

White′ Nile′


n.
the part of the Nile that flows NE to Khartoum, Sudan. ab. 500 mi. (800 km) long. Compare Nile.
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Noun1.White Nile - a headstream of the Nile; joins the Blue Nile at Khartoum to form the Nile
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White Nile

n the White Nileder Weiße Nil
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Kosti, White Nile, 11 march (SUNA) - The Commissioner for Humanitarian Aid, in the White Nile state, Abdul Gawi Hamid, said the camps of the southern Sudanese who entered the country and stayed in his region, are stable on food, security and housing requirements.
March 4, 2018 (KHARTOUM) - The government of the White Nile State said arrangements are underway to receive the new influx of the South Sudanese refugees.
By: MENA KHARTOUM - 4 August 2017: Sudan's White Nile State hosts the largest number of new South Sudanese refugee arrivals (about 40 per cent) in the country, with over 163,000 refuges registered as of 15 July, according to UNHCR's Population and Operational update in July 2017.
The workshop brought together education administrators from Khartoum, White Nile and North Kordofan States and sought to strengthen the strategic and operational capacity of the education and training system to sustain the major functions of planning, management and evaluation.
This project will construct water intake facilities, a water treatment plant and related facilities to raise the water treatment capacity in Kosti, a city in White Nile State in the southern part of Sudan.
KUWAIT, Nov 1 (KUNA) -- Farwaniya Governor Sheikh Faisal Al-Humoud Al-Malek Al-Sabah and Governor of Sudan's White Nile state Abdul Hamid Musa discussed means of boosting ties on the economic front.
20 ( ANI ): Archaeologists have claimed that a huge long-lost lake along the White Nile may have aided humans in their exodus from Africa.
DAVID SIMCOCK has saddled three winners from five runners at Thirsk in the last five seasons, meaning both Aquilla and White Nile are afforded huge respect as they make the journey north.
28 on Betfair, while half an hour later the 11-8 jolly White Nile hit 1.
Agriterra said that the MPM acknowledged that compensation should have been paid much earlier and has confirmed that it will be paid within one year, adding that the compensation is partial recompense for the work undertaken and the investment made by it on the Block Ba oil concession area in Southern Sudan, during its previous incarnation as White Nile Limited, an oil and gas exploration company.
Kenana expects to produce 390,000 tons of sugar in the 2011-12 season at its plant in White Nile state, Mardi said.
The Nile has two major tributaries, the White Nile and Blue Nile.