Omar al-Bashir
Sudanese protesters demand replacement of chief justice and attorney general Sudanese protesters demand replacement of chief justice and attorney general

The current chief justice and attorney general were appointed by the military junta and are perceived to have close ties with the regime of ousted president Omar al-Bashir

Sudanese prime minister announces cabinet of transitional government Sudanese PM announces cabinet of transitional government

The names of 18 of the 20 members of the cabinet were announced by prime minister Abdallah Hamdok. The cabinet includes many who took stands against the regime of former president Omar al-Bashir

sudan-swearing-in Head of military junta takes charge as transitional president of Sudan

A 11-member sovereignty council, headed by the new president general Abdel Fattah al-Burhan, was also sworn in on August 21. Abdullah Hamdok, an economist, was also sworn in as prime minister on the same day

Sudanese opposition alliance selects the PM for the transitional period Sudanese opposition alliance selects PM for the transitional period

Abdullah Hamdok, a finance ministry official prior to the coup of 1989, has been selected as the new prime minister. He will head the government for a period of three years and three months after which elections will be held

Why the political agreement in Sudan may help the military preserve its power Sudanese Communist Party rejects agreement with military junta

The agreement between a section of the DFCF and the military junta does not assure the dissolution of militias and grants immunity to government members

Protests rock Sudan against massacre of school children Protests rock Sudan against massacre of school children

Tens of thousands of people are set to take to the streets for the third successive day demanding justice for the four children and one activist who were killed by militiamen in the city of El Obeid

Why the political agreement in Sudan may help the military preserve its power Why the political agreement in Sudan may end up preserving the military’s power

The agreement signed on July 17 between the military junta and some sections of the opposition has enabled the former to go back on certain commitments it had made in the earlier negotiations

Beware of betrayal by the military, Sudanese Communist Party warns protesters Beware of betrayal by the military, Sudanese Communist Party warns protesters

In a statement, the Sudanese Communist Party has asked the protesters to stay on the streets to ensure that the military sticks to its side of the July 5 agreement on a new transitional government

Sudanese civilian protesters, military junta reach agreement on transitional government Sudanese civilian protesters, military junta reach agreement on transitional government

The civilian protesters, represented by the Declaration of Freedom and Change Forces, and the Transitional Military Council have reached an agreement on the composition of the presidential council, which was the main point of contention for months

Millions march in Sudan ‘Millions march’ in Sudan demand for civilian rule

The march was led by the Declaration of Freedom and Change Forces (DFCF), an umbrella of political parties and unions, which came together to represent the people and their revolution.

Sudanese protesters agree to the Ethiopian mediator’s proposal, military junta refuses

The proposal outlines the composition of the bodies of power that will govern Sudan over the next several years

Two weeks after massacre, Sudanese set to reclaim the streets

“To the tyrants who believed for a while that victory was theirs, we say, our people will rise up.. to recommence the journey and complete the revolution,” the SPA said as the protesters begin preparations to escalate.

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