28

Jun

Sudan internet shutdown

A large number of people have filed a lawsuit against Zain Telecom related to an ongoing internet blackout in Sudan, which has reportedly cost companies more than one billion Dollars. This follows the apparent success of a court case filed by a lawyer in Sudan, Abdelazim Hasan, who filed his own case against Zain Telecom last week. […]

28

Jun

USA may target Sudan officials with sanctions

June 26 – 2019 WASHINGTON DC. Makila James, Deputy Assistant Secretary for East Africa and Sudan’s since September 17, 2018 (US State Dept) A US State Department official said on Tuesday that Washington is considering possible sanctions if there will be more violence against protesters in Sudan. “We’re looking at all options, including sanctions down the line should[…]

promote and protect human rights in Darfur region Sudan

15

Jun

End Corruption to protect human rights in Sudan

The corruption charges announced today against the deposed former president of Sudan, Omar al-Bashir, should be the first step in an anti-corruption process built on democratic institutions and respect for human rights, according to Transparency International. While also prosecuting the corrupt with no opportunity for impunity, authorities in Sudan must create the conditions in which citizens have[…]