Sudan’s protesters and ruling generals Wednesday inked a power sharing deal that aims to install a civilian administration, a key demand of demonstrators since president Omar al-Bashir was deposed three months ago.
Sudanese security forces raided the head office of a leading opposition group on Saturday, a day before huge protests that are planned to demand a transition to civilian rule, witnesses and a spokesman for the group said.
Sudan’s ex-president Omar al-Bashir was charged with corruption-related offences on Sunday, as he appeared in public for the first time since he was overthrown and detained in April.
Sudan’s military on Tuesday cancelled a power-transfer agreement with protesters and called for elections within nine months, a day after forcefully breaking up a weeks-long sit-in, leaving more than 30 dead.
The head of Sudan’s ruling military council visited neighbouring Egypt on Saturday – his first trip abroad since the army overthrew former president Omar al-Bashir last month after mass protests against his rule.
Sudan’s protest leaders and army rulers to establish a joint civilian-military council.
Sudanese authorities have arrested several top members of the former ruling party.
Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir was forced to step down by the military yesterday after three decades of autocratic power.
Sudan’s main opposition party leader Sadiq al-Mahdi on Saturday called on President Omar al-Bashir to step down and sit with the opposition to agree on details of a transitional process to end the nation’s crisis, a statement from his party said.
Sudanese forces used tear gas to disperse protesters, as opponents of al-Bashir defied a state of emergency he declared.
Sudan’s main opposition groups issued their first joint call for President Omar al-Bashir to step down.
Sudan’s President Omar al-Bashir, facing near-daily demonstrations against his government, took a newly conciliatory tone with the protesters
The Sudanese army says it would not allow the state to collapse.
Sudanese police fire tear gas at protesters chanting anti-government slogans.
The death toll from protests in Sudan has risen to 24, the head of the Sudanese government fact-finding committee said.