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President appoints a Prime Minister after 28 years

President Omar Hassan al-Bashir has appointed a Prime Minister for the first time since he came to power in a coup d’état in 1989. He has appointed his First Vice-President […]

Minister for Presidency Affairs dies

Engineer Salah-eddin Wansi, the Minister for the Presidency Affairs has died after an undisclosed illness according to a statement on the Sudan News Agency (SUNA) website. The minister died on […]

Bashir appoints new Defence Minister

President Omar Hassan Ahamed al Bashir appointed Lt. Gen. Awad Mohamed Ahmed bin Awaf as Sudan’s new Minister for National Defence yesterday, according to the Sudan News Agency (SUNA). Awaf […]

Cabinet of Sudan

Engineer Salah-eddin Wansi Minister for the Presidency Affairs Ahmed Saad Omer Minister of Cabinet Affairs Dr Faisal Hassan Ibrahim Minister of Federal Government Chamber Lt. Gen. Mustafa Osman Al-Obaid Acting […]

President announces new Cabinet

Following the recent Presidential and General election President Omar Al-Bashir issued a decree on Saturday evening appointing his new Cabinet. The Sudan Tribune says that the President has replaced his […]

Bashir sworn in and dismisses Cabinet

Sudan’s President since 1989, Omar al-Bashir, was sworn in for another five year term yesterday and immediately dismissed his Cabinet. The move comes after the President won the Presidential election […]

President elected for further five years

Sudan’s National Election Commission (NEC) has announced that incumbent President Omer Hassan al-Bashir has been re-elected for a further five year term. The President assumed office in June 1989 and […]

Presidential 2015

An election took place on 13 April 2015. Omar al-Bashir (National Congress) 94.05% Fadl el-Sayed Shuiab (Federal Truth Party) 1.43% Fatima Abdel Mahmoud (Sudanese Socialist Democratic Union) 0.85% Mohamed Al […]

Parliamentary 2015

An election to the National Assembly took place on 13 April 2015. National Congress (al-Mu’tamar al-Waṭanī) 323 Democratic Unionist Party (Al Hizb Al-Ittihadi Al-Dimuqrati) 25 Independents 19 DUP (led by […]

Sudan General Election begins

Around 13 million Sudanese voters will be eligible to go to the polls from today and up to 15th April to elect a President, the 450 seat National Assembly and […]

President appoints two new Cabinet Ministers

President Omer Al-Bashir has made two Cabinet appointments in a mini reshuffle. The two appointments plus some changes to Ministers of State were published on the Presidential website as follows: […]