Omdurman News

#ZimbabweShutdown: What Mnangagwa should have done instead of doubling petrol price

In the past few weeks, demonstrators have taken to the streets of Khartoum and Omdurman to protest Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir’s removal of subsidies that have long kept bread and fuel affordable.

IOL , South Africa Jan 16, 2019

[OPINION] Steps Mnangagwa should take instead of fiddling with petrol price

In the past few weeks, demonstrators have taken to the streets of Khartoum and Omdurman to protest Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir’s removal of subsidies that have long kept bread and fuel affordable.

EWN , South Africa Jan 15, 2019

Sudan police fire tear gas at protesters in capital: witnesses

Ahead of Tuesday's demonstration, authorities had deployed police in the district and in some areas of Omdurman, across the Nile river, but reinforcements swiftly joined riot police after protesters came to the streets.

News 24 , South Africa Jan 15, 2019

Sudan police fire tear gas at protesters in capital | The Guardian Nigeria Newspaper - Nigeria and World News

Protesters also staged a demonstration in Omdurman, the twin city of Khartoum across the Nile, but it ended swiftly.

The Guardian , Nigeria Jan 15, 2019

Sudanese authorities arrest 28 journalists

“This is a typical repetition of the attack that took place against Omdurman hospital on January 9,” the statement added.

Daily Nation , Kenya Jan 15, 2019

28 journalists arrested in Sudan protest

“This is a typical repetition of the attack that took place against Omdurman hospital on January 9,” the statement added.

The East African , Kenya Jan 14, 2019

Protesters in Sudan's capital head for rally point station

Images circulated by activists online showed marches taking place in Khartoum and its northern twin cities of Omdurman and Bahary, despite security forces firing tear gas at the crowds.

News 24 , South Africa Jan 13, 2019

Sudan's chief prosecutor says 24 killed in ongoing unrest

The rest were killed in Khartoum's twin city of Omdurman and regions north and northeast of the capital.

News 24 , South Africa Jan 13, 2019

Sudan's agony is our business

Even hospitals are being targeted as punishment for treating the wounded protesters, with live ammunition and teargas having been shot at Omdurman hospital in Khartoum this week, which is a violation of international law.

IOL , South Africa Jan 13, 2019

Sudan official: Death toll from protests rises to 24

Al Jazeera's Hiba Morgan, reporting from Khartoum, said last week bullets were fired at a hospital in Omdurman, Sudan's second largest city, targeting patients and doctors.

Al Jazeera , Africa Jan 13, 2019