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Omar al-Bashir

Sudan's Bashir on trial over 1989 coup that brought him to power

It is the first time in the modern history of the Arab world that the architect of a coup goes on trial

21 Jul 2020 3:11 PM

Women hail victory as Sudan bans genital cutting

Nearly nine out of 10 girls in Sudan fall victim to what is known as FGM or genital cutting, according to the United Nations

06 May 2020 8:53 AM

Sudan names first government since al-Bashir ouster

4 women have also made it to transitional cabinet including Asma Mohamed Abdullah who will be country's first-ever female foreign minister.

06 Sep 2019 10:28 AM

Sudan transition: Abdalla Hamdok appointed as new Prime Minister

Hamdok is expected to form a government of 20 ministers who will be selected by the opposition Freedom and Change Alliance on August 28.

22 Aug 2019 8:55 AM

Ex-Sudan President admits of getting USD 90 Million received from Saudi Royals

According to him, Bashir had said he also received two previous payments of USD 35 million and USD 30 million from Saudi King Abdullah.

20 Aug 2019 9:44 AM

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Thousands mourn protesters killed in Sudan raid

Many lit candles, some floated balloons while hundreds bathed area in sea of light, holding their phones aloft as torches chanting slogans.

14 Jul 2019 2:05 PM

US welcomes Sudan's power-sharing deal

The deal has revived hopes for a peaceful transition of power in Sudan, which has been rocked by violent protests in April.

07 Jul 2019 1:06 PM

Pope Francis appeals for peace in Sudan following military crackdown

Violence erupted in Sudan's capital, Khartoum on Monday after military stormed the main camp of protesters in a bid to break the agitation.

10 Jun 2019 11:43 AM

Death toll climbs to 113 after crackdown on protesters in Sudan

The country's health ministry, however, maintained that only 61 people had lost their lives in the crackdown.

07 Jun 2019 6:07 PM

Trump takes passive role as new mini 'Arab Spring' commences in Africa

As Fresh popular uprisings sweep through Sudan and Algeria, Donald Trump has taken a more passive role.

12 Apr 2019 10:19 AM

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Sudan revels as Dictator Omar al-Bashir, is forced out of power

Sudanese leader Omar al-Bashir, long wanted on genocide and war crimes charges, was finally brought down in a popular uprising.

11 Apr 2019 7:10 PM

Sudan army to make an 'important statement soon': State media

Thousands of protesters camped outside the military headquarters in Khartoum demanding the resignation of President Omar al-Bashir.

11 Apr 2019 10:31 AM

South Africa in dock for failing to arrest visiting Sudanese president

Bashir faces 10 charges, including three of genocide as well as war crimes and crimes against humanity in the western Darfur region.

07 Apr 2017 10:41 AM

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