(30 November 2017) The African Centre for Justice and Peace Studies has documented five incidents of post-press censorship carried out by officials of the National Intelligence and Security Services (NISS) against six media houses in the month of November. ACJPS has also documented a two-day suspension that was imposed on Algareeda newspaper by the Press and Publications Council follwoing the publication of an article that hinted to a sexual harassment claim against a Sudanese diplomat.
(28 November 2017) The court of appeal ruled that the decision by Khartoum North court should be maintained (upheld). This was in response to the objections/appeal by the military’s legal consultant. The judge/justice announced 29th November for the coming court session.
(8 November 2017) On 22 October 2017, Public Order Police arrested five Christian leaders from Christ Church in Elthawra of Omdurman. This incident (arrest) came after the police had forcefully obstructed church members from worship.