(23 June 2019) The court session was held on 15th May 2019 at Khartoum North court before Justice/ Atif Ahmed Abdalla. It was attended by both lawyers’ panels but the prosecutor and defendants were absent. The judge adjourned the court to 29th May 2019.
(24 April 2019) Mr. Mohammed Ismail Eldodo has been denied freedom by MI in South Kordofan State, following the announcement by Sudan’s transitional military council that they would release all political detainees. Mr. Eldodo is being held incommunicado and may be subjected to torture.
“Macroeconomic conditions, along with the issuing of emergency
law, and troop build-up seen along certain parts of the frontlines are
having an effect on the markets in the SPLM-N controlled areas. Not
only are traders fewer in some areas but CU monitors report a
heightened level of tension and fear among crossline communities
related to the insecurity in government-controlled areas, security
restrictions imposed through the emergency law which impedes on free
movement and trade.”
On 28th March 2019, Mr. Mohammed Ismail Eldodo was arrested by MI soldiers in Elfaid Um-Abdalla of South Kordufan State and taken to unknown place. No reason was given for his arrest and his whereabouts are still unknown. He is likely to be under torture.
On March 20th, 2019, two young adults were killed by the explosion of a suspected landmine around Hajar Bago village, in Heiban county, within the SPLM/A-N controlled area of South Kordofan (about 15 Km north of Heiban town and about 30 Km north of Kauda).
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(6 February 2019) On 13 January 2019, Mr. Yousri Al-Shazali was arrested by NISS in Damazin for his social media activity. He was released on 25 January 2019 after having been tortured.
(4 February 2019) In line with the demonstrations, NISS Damazin summoned two youth and later released them.
On 20th January 2019, National Intelligence and Security Service (NISS) in Damazin of Blue Nile State summoned Mr. Waheeb Khalid Elgadi, 42 years old to their office.
(7 January 2019) On 3rd January 2019, NISS arrested twelve youth and children in Altartar town of South Kordufan State and deported them to Kadogli. The reason for their arrest is the demonstration that had taken place in town.