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Sudan military, opposition strikes deal over power sharing

July 18, 2019 8:12 am0 comments
Sudan military, opposition strikes deal over power sharing

Finally, in a historic moment, ruling military council and opposition leaders of Sudan signed a power-sharing deal, though it lacks crucial details and is to be debated tomorrow. The military ousted President Omar al-Bashir in April and since then the country has been in turmoil. The military and opposition leaders […]

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Sundanese military council seeking majority while forming civilian government

May 3, 2019 11:31 pm0 comments
Sundanese military council seeking majority while forming civilian government

Lt Gen Salah Abdelkhalek from Sudan’s military council disclosed Friday civilians in the country would not be allowed a majority on the supreme council during a transitional period. The maximum which could be accepted is an equal split. Meanwhile, protesters have continued their mass sit-in outside the headquarters of military […]

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Sudanese military raids deposed president’s house

April 20, 2019 2:33 pm87 comments
Sudanese military raids deposed president’s house

Sudan’s military intelligence searched the house of deposed president Omar al-Bashir Saturday on charges of money laundering. Suitcases filled with over $351,000, 6 million euros and 5 million Sudanese pounds were found. According to a source the chief public prosecutor ordered detention of Bashir, who is also being sought by […]

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Sudanese new military council head meets protesters, listening to demands

April 13, 2019 2:57 pm0 comments
Sudanese new military council head meets protesters, listening to demands

Ruling military council of Sudan is now in talks with the mass protests’ organizers following the overthrow of President Omar al-Bashir, who has ruled the country for about thirty years. The new head of military council, Lieutenant General Abdel Fattah al-Burhan, promised transition of powe in two years time period […]

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East Africa On The Brink Of Famine: Report

March 15, 2017 12:51 am0 comments
East Africa On The Brink Of Famine: Report

Disasters Emergency Committee has called on for urgent fund appeal for about 16 million east African people who are facing hunger on massive scale. United Kingdom has confirmed to be match-funding the first 5 million pounds donated to the appea by the public. Drought is acute across Somalia, southern and […]

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Attacks On Independence Eve Of South Sudan Concerns UN

July 8, 2016 11:31 pm0 comments
Attacks On Independence Eve Of South Sudan Concerns UN

Just ahead of the fifth anniversary of South Sudan’s independence the UN officials expressed concern over the continued violence in several parts of the country and also the displacement of people within the borders and outside it. In a released statement the UN Secretary-General Ben Ki-moon said the attacks on […]

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