The African Union Peace and Security Council has called on the army to hand over power to a civilian government within two weeks - failing which the country will be expelled from the organisation.
Al- Bashir Transferred to Khartoum Prison
RFI, 17 April 2019
Sudan's ousted President, Omar al-Bashir, has been moved to a prison in Khartoum, as hundreds of people staged a sit-in outside the army headquarters, calling for a quick handover… Read more »
AU Wants Civilian Government Within Two Weeks
Radio Dabanga, 16 April 2019
The African Union (AU) Peace and Security Council has called on the Sudanese army to hand over power to a civilian government within two weeks: if it fails to do so, it will block… Read more »
President Kagame with Moussa Faki, the Chairperson of the African Union Commission, during the closing ceremony of the 31st Ordinary Session of the Assembly of Heads of State and Government of the African Union yesterday.
Uprising - We're On the Verge of History, Even As the World Looks Away
African Arguments, 8 April 2019
Today feels decisive as the Sudanese people call for President al-Bashir to go. Some soldiers are protecting us, but much remains uncertain. Read more »
There's Much Work to Be Done
ISS, 17 April 2019
As General Awad Ibn Ouf declared the removal of President Omar al-Bashir from office on 11 April, the streets of Khartoum burst into celebration. It was hard to imagine that the… Read more »
After the Euphoria - the Humanitarian Backdrop to Protests
The New Humanitarian, 16 April 2019
Sudan has had three military leaders in the last week. However the political upheaval ends, the backdrop to this crisis includes multiple conflicts, displacement, and an economic… Read more »
Coup Leader Was Omar Al Bashir's Choice
East African, 12 April 2019
In former defence minister Awad Mohamed Ahmed Auf and now head of the 'The High Council of Armed Forces' which ousted President Omar al-Bashir Thursday, the former president may… Read more »
Uganda's Minister for Foreign Affairs Henry Okello Oryem says the government is willing to consider giving asylum to deposed Sudan leader Omar al-Bashir "in appreciation for his ... Read more »
Lieutenant General Abdel-Fattah Burhan has said that he is committed to transferring power to a civilian government within two years. Burhan, who replaced the coup leader after he ... Read more »
The organisers of ongoing protests in Sudan are demanding that the new military council be scrapped and have reiterated calls for a civilian government. The African Union, ... Read more »
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