Five killed as Sudan crushes revolt by security agents
Five people, including two soldiers, were killed as Sudanese troops crushed a rebellion launched by agents of the country's long-feared security agency against a restructuring plan, officials and medics said Wednesday.
Consolidating Nigeria’s strides for a prosperous new decade
With these words, President Muhammadu Buhari assured Nigerians of a brighter future ahead in his well-publicised new year message on January 1.
Sudan opens Darfur crimes probe against Bashir regime figures
Sudan has opened an investigation into crimes committed in the Darfur region by members of the regime of ousted former president Omar al-Bashir
Sudan marks anniversary of uprising that ousted Bashir
A year after demonstrations broke out in Sudan over soaring bread prices, celebrations are planned across the country on Thursday to mark the uprising that brought down veteran autocrat Omar al-Bashir.
Sudan's Omar al-Bashir in key dates
Sudan's Omar al-Bashir, who on Saturday was ordered detained in a correctional centre for two years for corruption, ruled his country with an iron fist for 30 years...
Sudan's deposed Bashir questioned over 1989 coup: lawyer
Sudan's former president Omar al-Bashir appeared on Tuesday before a prosecutors' committee over the 1989 coup that brought him to power, his lawyer said.
Sudan says it captured six Boko Haram suspects
Sudan says it captured six Boko Haram suspectsSudan's army said Thursday it had caught six Chadians accused of belonging to Boko Haram, in the country's first such arrests of suspected members of the jihadist group which originated in Nigeria. "Sudanese army intelligence captured six members of the Boko Horam terrorist group inside Sudanese territory," the army…
US to name ambassador to Sudan for first time in 23 years
The United States said Wednesday it would name an ambassador to Sudan for the first time in 23 years as it welcomed the country's new reformist civilian leader.