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Category: Expat Corner

Culture, Expat Corner

Understanding Moojaamalah 

If you haven’t heard this term by now you would have undoubtedly experienced this it in action.  Translated as courtesy, the term moojamalah is most definitely used here in Sudan in a courteous way!   However, the courtesy behind this word is only half the story….

Expat Corner

Ramadan Customs in Sudan 

The tradition of hospitality is of utmost importance in Sudan, particularly in the blessed month of Ramadan. Communal breakfast Iftar is a continual tradition amongst all Sudanese regardless of ethnic background or region. Preparations for the month start weeks in advance with the milling of…