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Northern state, Sudan

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Country  Sudan
Time zone  EAT (UTC+3)
Capital  Dongola
Region  Northern
Area  348,765 km²
University  University of Dongola
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Northern (Arabic: الشمالية‎‎ Aš Šamāliya) is one of the 18 wilayat or states of Sudan. It has an area of 348,765 km² and an estimated population of 833,743 (2006). Dongola is the capital of the state. The town of Wadi Halfa, a headquarters of the British in the late nineteenth century, is located in the north of the province. The other towns (localities) are Merowe, Karima, Al-Dabbah and Dongola. Northern Sudan was in ancient times Nubia. Jebel Uweinat is a mountain range in the area of the Egyptian-Libyan-Sudanese border

Map of Northern, Sudan


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