Sudanese Professionals Association News

Sudanese security forces arrest prominent party leaders - opposition member

They were arrested while gathering in downtown Khartoum, getting ready to deliver the petition, which demanded the formation of a new transitional government to replace Bashir and his administration.

Reuters , Africa Feb 21, 2019

Sudan's economic decline provides fuel for anger against Bashir

Now he fears the plants may close entirely due to a sudden, eightfold hike in industrial diesel prices imposed by a government desperately short of foreign currency and facing the biggest popular protests since President Omar al-Bashir came to pow...

Reuters , Africa Feb 21, 2019

Sudan protesters remain resilient, but Bashir unbowed

'Movement will not stop' "Despite the violence unleashed by the regime, the movement has extended even to the rural areas," said Mohamed Yusuf, a spokesperson for the Sudanese Professionals Association (SPA), an umbrella group of unions that has spearheaded the campaign.

News 24 , South Africa Feb 20, 2019

Sudan protesters remain resilient, but Bashir unbowed

'Movement will not stop' "Despite the violence unleashed by the regime, the movement has extended even to the rural areas," said Mohamed Yusuf, a spokesman for the Sudanese Professionals Association (SPA), an umbrella group of unions that has spearheaded the campaign.

New Vision , Uganda Feb 19, 2019

Sudan protesters remain resilient, but Bashir unbowed | The Guardian Nigeria News - Nigeria and World News

‘Movement will not stop’ “Despite the violence unleashed by the regime, the movement has extended even to the rural areas,” said Mohamed Yusuf, a spokesman for the Sudanese Professionals Association (SPA), an umbrella group of unions that has spearheaded the campaign.

The Guardian , Nigeria Feb 19, 2019

Sudan protesters remain resilient, but Bashir unbowed

'Movement will not stop' "Despite the violence unleashed by the regime, the movement has extended even to the rural areas," said Mohamed Yusuf, a spokesman for the Sudanese Professionals Association (SPA), an umbrella group of unions that has spearheaded the campaign.

New Vision , Uganda Feb 19, 2019

Sudan protesters remain resilient, but Bashir unbowed

MOVEMENT WILL NOT STOP "Despite the violence unleashed by the regime, the movement has extended even to the rural areas," said Mohamed Yusuf, a spokesman for the Sudanese Professionals Association (SPA), an umbrella group of unions that has spearheaded the campaign.

EWN , South Africa Feb 18, 2019

Sudan accuses protest leaders of threatening national security

The Sudanese Professionals Association (SPA), which is leading the protests, and its allies called on other political groups to join their movement by signing a “Document for Freedom and Change”.

The Independent , Uganda Feb 15, 2019

Sudanese opposition unite in calling for Bashir to step down

The opposition had been fragmented across several small but influential political parties, which formed three separate coalitions, and the Sudanese Professionals Association, a union that has led calls for demonstrations which have posed the most significant challenge to Bashir in his nearly 30-year rule.

The Star , Kenya Feb 14, 2019

Sudanese opposition unite in calling for Bashir to step down

REUTERS/Mohamed Nureldin Abdallah/File Photo The opposition had been fragmented across several small but influential political parties, which formed three separate coalitions, and the Sudanese Professionals Association, a union that has led calls for demonstrations which have posed the most significant challenge to Bashir in his nearly 30-year rule.

Reuters , Africa Feb 14, 2019