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Wad Medani

a town in the E Sudan, on the Blue Nile: headquarters of the Gezira irrigation scheme; agricultural research centre. Pop.: 332 000 (2005 est.)
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Figure 3 shows the average temperatures for Wad Medani in Gezira, and climate characteristics for Gezira, based on official government data [5], are as follows:
Also, various Sudanese cities including Wad Medani, Port Sudan and Atbara on Sunday have seen similar protests.
Wad Medani, Dec 25(SUNA)-President of the Republic, Field Marshal Omer Al-Bashir inaugurated Tuesday in Gezira state, Hantoub Road, Which links the state with the Eastern lifeline highway .
The meeting also agreed on the general features of the Bill of the Wad Medani Ahlia University, presented by HE Khamis Kujo Kenda, Minister of Higher Education and Scientific Research, stressing the importance of the spread of universities and higher education to disseminate knowledge and contribute to the development of the states.
Annual report 1990/91, Agricultural Research Corporation, Gezira Research Station., Wad Medani, Sudan.
Khartoum,Dec25(SUNA)-President of the republic, Field Marshal, Omer Al-Bashir arrived Tuesday morning in Wad Medani city , capital of Gezira State accompanied by a number of federal ministers , to open a number of development and service projects and address public rallies in a number of localities.
In a protest against the government move on Sunday, security elements and police arrested 15 teachers in the Gazira State capital, Wad Medani.
Finally, the Cabinet approves an agreement of credit facilitation between the Sudan Government and the Iran Credit and Exports Bank to finance 6 stations of water treatment in Gezira, Shendi, Sennar , Edieum, Wad Medani and Abu Hamad at 102 million dollars to be repaid throughout ten years.
The Nile Basin countries also adopted the Center for Hydraulic Research in Wad Medani as one of the centers of studies and training in the Nile Basin countries.
Also, police on Friday used tear gas and batons cautiously to disperse protesters in the neighbourhoods of Al-Mazad, Shendi Foug, Al-Hilla Al-Jadida and Al-Dibaga in Wad Medani, capital of the Gezira State.
On Saturday, the newspaper carried headline saying: Bread and Fuel crisis in Wad Medani (capital of Gazira State), while on Sunday the headline said: High Prices and Fears of Diminishing Flour Quota.