Sudan: One year since crackdown government yet to deliver justice

Sudanese authorities have put up barricades outside the military headquarters to stop protesters from gathering there. Crowds are expected to mark a year since a violent crackdown by security forces in which more than 100 people were killed and 700 others wounded. The uprising saw President Omar al-Bashir removed from power. But many victims say … Read more Sudan: One year since crackdown government yet to deliver justice

Rights group calls for justice over protester killings in Sudan

It has been a year since the toppling of Omar al-Bashir, who was removed from power by his military after months of mass demonstrations demanding that he step down. Since then, there have been a number of political changes, but there is agreement that the country still has a long way to go. Al Jazeera’s … Read more Rights group calls for justice over protester killings in Sudan

Exclusive report: Investigating massacres in Sudan’s war-torn Darfur region

Since 2003, the Sudanese region of Darfur has been ravaged by a war behind closed doors. Ethnic massacres and bombings have left more than 300,000 people dead and millions of others displaced. Our reporters obtained extremely rare access to the region, where violence continues after the fall of longtime president Omar al-Bashir. This is their … Read more Exclusive report: Investigating massacres in Sudan’s war-torn Darfur region

Sudan’s PM survives bomb blast

Sudan’s Prime Minister has survived an assassination attempt after a blast near his convoy in the capital, Khartoum. Abdalla Hamdok is vowing that the attack will not hinder the political changes being made since the ousting of President Omar al-Bashir last year. Al Jazeera’s Sara Khairat reports. – Subscribe to our channel: http://aje.io/AJSubscribe – Follow … Read more Sudan’s PM survives bomb blast

Sudan: What would justice for Darfur look like? | The Stream

This week, the Sudanese government and rebel groups extended a deadline for a peace deal to end conflicts in the Darfur region and other parts of the country. Months of negotiations looked closer than ever to a resolution as the government announced last week that it had agreed to allow ex-president Omar al-Bashir and others … Read more Sudan: What would justice for Darfur look like? | The Stream

Sudan: Darfur struggling to recover after 17 years of war

Sudan’s former President Omar al-Bashir is standing trial for war crimes in the Darfur region. More than 17 years of war have left hundreds of thousands of people dead and more than two million displaced. The transitional government is now pushing for peace with rebel groups and that is important for the families who are … Read more Sudan: Darfur struggling to recover after 17 years of war

The ongoing struggle for peace in Darfur – BBC News

Sudan’s rulers have agreed to hand over ex-President Omar al-Bashir to the International Criminal Court (ICC) to face genocide and war crimes charges. He is accused of serious crimes in a conflict that broke out in Darfur in 2003 and led to the deaths of 300,000. The conflict between rebels and government forces killed hundreds … Read more The ongoing struggle for peace in Darfur – BBC News

Sudan agrees to transfer ‘those indicted by the ICC’ to the Hague

Sudan has agreed to hand over those wanted by the International Criminal Court for alleged war crimes, a top Sudanese official and spokesman said Tuesday, although he did not mention by name ousted leader Omar al-Bashir, who is wanted by the ICC for genocide.  Subscribe to France 24 now: http://f24.my/youtubeEN FRANCE 24 live news stream: … Read more Sudan agrees to transfer ‘those indicted by the ICC’ to the Hague

Omar al-Bashir: Sudan agrees ex-president must face ICC – BBC News

Sudan’s rulers have agreed that those wanted by the International Criminal Court (ICC) will appear there. The commitment came at peace talks between Sudan’s government and rebel groups from the Darfur region. The decision paves the way for ex-President Omar al-Bashir to be sent to The Hague to face charges there. He is accused of … Read more Omar al-Bashir: Sudan agrees ex-president must face ICC – BBC News

Sudan’s government agrees to hand Omar al-Bashir over to ICC

Sudan’s government has agreed to hand over former President Omar al-Bashir to the International Criminal Court (ICC). He faces charges of genocide, war crimes and crimes against humanity over the conflict in Darfur. Al-Bashir was removed from power in April last year after months of nationwide demonstrations. Al Jazeera’s Hiba Morgan reports from Khartoum, Sudan. … Read more Sudan’s government agrees to hand Omar al-Bashir over to ICC

At least 30 killed, abducted in northeast Nigeria

Jihadists have killed at least 30 people and abducted women and children in a raid in northeast Nigeria’s restive Borno state, a regional government spokesman said on Monday. Also, a French appeal court fines Teodorin Obiang, Equatorial Guinea’s vice-president, 30 million euros for plundering state coffers to pay for fast cars and mansions in France. And … Read more At least 30 killed, abducted in northeast Nigeria

Sudan economic policy fails to rein in food prices

Months of protests in Sudan brought to an end the 30-year rule of former leader Omar al-Bashir but the problem that first sparked the unrest remains. Food prices continue to rise and the Sudanese pound’s value keeps dropping. Al Jazeera’s Hiba Morgan reports from Khartoum on the transitional government’s efforts to revive the economy. – … Read more Sudan economic policy fails to rein in food prices

Southern Sudan to Vote on Secession on 9th January 2011

  Southern Sudan will vote on secession on 9th January 2011, paving the way for the creation of the world’s newest state. A “yes” vote would also see the city of Juba become the globe’s youngest capital. The referenda will be in two parts – the South will vote on secession, whilst the central atrea … Read more Southern Sudan to Vote on Secession on 9th January 2011