Protestors in Sudan are calling for a nationwide “week of uprising” against President Omar al-Bashir’s government after at least three more people were killed in fresh protest violence.
Sudan President Omar al-Bashir has told supporters he will remain in power, regardless of ongoing protests calling for him to step down.
Authorities in Sudan have arrested at least 816 people during anti-government protests during the past two weeks, Interior Minister Ahmed Bilal Osman has said.
Sudan has blocked Facebook, Twitter and Instagram in a bid to calm anti-government protests that have killed at least 19 people.
The International Criminal Court (ICC) has referred Uganda and Djibouti to the UN Security Council for failing to arrest Sudan President Omar Al-Bashir.
South Africa’s Supreme Court of Appeal has rejected an appeal by the country’s government and ruled its failure to arrest Sudanese President Omar Al-Bashir was unlawful.
Uganda President Yoweri Museveni was sworn in for his controversial fifth term on Thursday, using the opportunity to take another swipe at the International Criminal Court (ICC).