Bashir’s 30-Year Rule Ends. Now  Sudan Can Avoid Past Mistakes By Drawing Lessons From Its History

A MILITARY coup d’etat in Sudan has ended Omar al-Bashir’s 30-year rule. This is the sixth coup the country’s military have led since independence in 1956. The military were pressured into the coup by the country’s third major civilian uprising. Historically, the two most famous uprisings were the October Revolution of 1964, which ushered out Sudan’s first military regime, and …

Sudan’s Bashir Is Sickly And His Regime’s Capacity To Govern Is Weakening, But The Opposition Remains Even Weaker

The Sudanese leader pledged in February last year that he would step down in 2020, but similar pledges were made in 2010 and 2014 – and he went back on his word.