Tag Archives: Omar al-Bashir


New ruling body ushers in Sudan’s complex shift to civilian rule

08 August, 2019 2:07 am 2:07 am

KHARTOUM – Military and civilian members of Sudan’s newly formed ruling body have been sworn in at the presidential palace in the country’s capital, Khartoum. The sovereign council, comprising of six civilians and five soldiers, is to rule Sudan for a little over three years until elections can be held. It replaces the Transitional Military Council … Read More


Sudan mayhem: Military, opposition agree constitutional declaration

08 August, 2019 7:48 am 7:48 am

KHARTOUM – Sudan’s ruling military council and main opposition coalition have agreed on a constitutional declaration which will pave the way for a new period of transitional government. African Union mediator Mohamed Hassan Lebatt made the announcement early on Saturday, without giving any details. Sudan has been in turmoil since the military ousted President Omar … Read More