SCA will 'take a while' to consider arguments in Bashir case

2016-02-12 18:46

The State will have to wait a while to find out if the Supreme Court of Appeal will overturn a high court ruling that government's failure to arrest Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir was inconsistent with its constitutional duties.

Government denied leave to appeal Bashir court order

2015-09-16 10:39

The government may not appeal the court ruling that it acted unconstitutionally when it did not arrest Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir, three judges have ruled.

African leaders are not the only men who need to be hounded by the ICC

2015-06-17 12:44

Tyrannical rulers and perpetrators of mass murder must be held accountable for their crimes, however, this rule must be applied to all men who fall under the above description, and not a select few.

Sudan elections offer little hope for Darfur displaced people

2015-04-12 14:52

Sudan's elections are of little concern to the latest arrivals at Darfur's Zamzam camp, forced to flee their homes by fighting this year between rebels and President Omar al-Bashir's forces.

Sudan sticks to cuts despite protests

2012-06-26 10:13

Sudan's finance minister says the government will stick to its decision to cut fuel subsidies despite more than a week of anti-austerity protests in Khartoum and other cities.

Jintao promises strong ties with South Sudan

2011-07-10 12:51

Chinese President Hu Jintao congratulated South Sudan on its independence, promising stronger ties between the two countries.


ICC gives SA more time to explain Bashir arrest failure

2015-10-15 17:57

The International Criminal Court says it will give South Africa more time to explain why it defied an order to arrest Sudanese leader Omar al-Bashir, extending the deadline until a Pretoria court finalises the case.

Judges’ comments on Omar al-Bashir mark ‘new low’ for SA, say political parties

2015-06-25 10:57

A high court’s damning rebuke of the government for not obeying a court order in the matter involving Sudan’s President Omar al-Bashir has been labelled as “a new low” in the relationship between the government and courts.

Sudanese president lands in SA, welcomed by govt

2015-06-13 21:02

Sudanese president Omar al Bashir has arrived in South Africa for the African Union summit - and it is unlikely that he will be arrested.

Libya PM accepts Sudan peace plan

2014-10-28 21:35

Sudan saysLibya's internationally recognised premier has accepted its proposal to bring together different groups in his strife-torn North African nation for talks.

Malawi to allow Bashir in for summit

2011-10-13 19:07

Malawi will allow Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir into the country for an upcoming regional trade summit and has no plans to arrest him under an ICC warrant, an official says.

100s flee villages after Darfur clashes

2011-02-03 14:15

Hundreds of people have fled a surge of violence in Sudan’s Darfur region, leaving villages abandoned near recent battles between rebels and government troops.

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