Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi met in Cairo Monday powerful Sudanese military General Mohamed Hamdan Daglo, whose forces have been accused of carrying out a brutal crackdown on protesters. In his first official visit to the Egyptian capital, the deputy chief of Sudan’s military council widely known as Hemeti, “presented the latest developments on the…

The opposition Forces for Freedom and Change (FFC) will announce Saturday its position on a draft framework agreement made by the Ethiopian mediator Mahmoud Drir. Drir upon his return to Khartoum on Thursday met with the opposition and handed over a draft Declaration of Principles on Transitional Arrangements based on his consultations with them and…

At least 35 people died as a result of an attempt to disperse the protest camp in the area near the Ministry of Defence complex in central Khartoum, Al-Hadas TV reported, citing a statement from the committee of opposition doctors in Sudan. Previously, three people had been reported dead, as well as about 60 injured…

Chief of Transitional Military Council resigns Awad Ibn Ouf (Awad Benawf), the head of the Transitional Military Council that has led Sudan since Omar al-Bashir’s dismissal on Thursday, April 11, announced his resignation, and the name of his successor General Abdel Fattah al-Burhan Abdelrahmane. Mr. Ibn Ouf was speaking in a speech to the nation…

The Sudanese President Omar Hassan al-Bashir (75) was deposed and arrested by the army after almost thirty years. Government sources report this. The fall of al-Bashir comes after massive protests that erupted in December after increases in the price of bread, among other things. The army now suspends the constitution and declares a state of…

Sudanese President Omar Hassan al-Bashir replaced the head of the army on Tuesday in a further shake-up of the country’s security establishment. Kamal Abdalmarouf takes over as army chief following the removal of Emad al-Din Adawi, according to an army spokesman who also announced a series of senior appointments in the armed forces. He said…

Sudanese President Omar al Bashir on Sunday 11 February 2018 appointed a new head of the powerful intelligence service, a body involved in suppressing recent anti-government protests against rising bread prices, the Suna news agency said. By decree, Mr. Bashir appointed Salah Abdallah Mohamed Saleh as head of the National Intelligence and Security Service (NISS),…

Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir announced Thursday 8 February 2018 the establishment of a program with Russia aimed at strengthening Sudan’s military capabilities, reported state media. The purpose of the plan is to develop the Sudanese army so that it can face any threat, said the head of state facing an army of officers and soldiers…