[Radio Dabanga] Omdurman -Parties in the Sudanese Parliament have presented 294 signatures to the Speaker of Parliament, Ibrahim Omar to amend article 57 of the country’s Constitution of 2005 regarding the duration of the presidential term, to be open without specifying more than one term, as well as the amendment of Article 178 of the Constitution on the nomination of Governors. The ammendment will allow current President Omar Al Bashir to stand for another term.
[Deutsche Welle] President Omar al-Bashir has fired all 31 government ministers as he seeks a new, smaller cabinet amidst economic crisis. Inflation has reached an astronomical 65 percent.
[SudaNow] President of the Republic of Turkey Recep Tayyip Erdogan will make a state visit to Sudan on Sunday the 24th of current December at the invitation of President Omar Bashir.
[Deutsche Welle] During a visit to Russia, Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir has said that his country needed protection from the US.
[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -Sudanese president Omar Al Bashir officially extended the unilateral ceasefire on all military operations, starting today.
[Guardian] The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) yesterday arraigned three officials of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) for allegedly taking bribes from former Minister of Petroleum Resources, Mrs.
[Monitor] Kampala -The release of Sudanese Prisoners of War (POW) by the Sudan People’s Liberation Movement-North (SPLM-N) rebels early this month was a highly secretive mission executed by Uganda’s security and intelligence operatives.
[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -Life in Khartoum has returned to normal after three days of civil disobedience actions.
[Fahamu] Pan-Africanism as it once was dreamed is dead. In its place – instead of a transnational framework of solidarity deployed to give heart and direction to Africans during the independence and self-determination struggles – we have something that rallies to the defence of rich, powerful men but remains painfully silent about the suffering of the poor and dispossessed.
[Daily Maverick] Reports have confirmed that President Bashir was welcomed in Uganda this week for President Yoweri Museveni’s swearing in ceremony as Museveni celebrates yet another term in office. By ANGELA MUDUKUTI.