Commuting to work: driving from Uganda to Sudan, November 2008 November 19th 2008 In November 2008 Ikhlas and I drove from Uganda to Sudan to take up my next posting in Khartoum.
The Vehicle: Land Rover Discovery TDV6 S 2005 model with 15,000 miles on the clock. No modifications except for fitting General Grabber AT2 offroad tyres which proved to be fantastic and almost certainly got us through the worst mud I have ever driven through.
Spares: 2 spare wheels ... read more
Africa » Sudan Military regimes favoring Islamic-oriented governments have dominated national politics since independence from the UK in 1956. Sudan was embroiled in two prolonged civil wars during most of the remainder of the 20th century. These conflicts were roo... ... read more