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.
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White Nile

n
(Placename) See Nile
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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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Translations

White Nile

n the White Nileder Weiße Nil
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Tribune News Network Doha AS Qatar Red Crescent Society (QRCS) is proceeding with its emergency response to the recent floods in Sudan, a relief team of its representation mission visited the White Nile State.
The Wali of White Nile State commended the relations between the Sudanese and Qatari people, adding that this convoy affirms spirit of cooperation, sold arity and fraternity between the two countries.
March 3, 2019 (KHARTOUM) - The former governor of the White Nile State Abu Al-Gasim al-Amin Baraka said the state is hosting 160,000 South Sudanese refugees in the camps besides 60,000 in the various towns.
Qatar Red Crescent Society (QRCS) has announced that it concluded its medical convoy to the White Nile State, Sudan, with 55 surgeries and 400 medical examinations for the local community and refugees from South Sudan.
Local media quoted government officials, who were not named, as saying schools were suspended in States of Qadharef, White Nile, North and Khartoum.
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.
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.
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.