Sudan protesters seek civilian rule at earliest
Sudanese protesters demanded the country’s military rulers “immediately” hand power over to a civilian government that should then bring ousted leader Omar al-Bashir to justice.
Thousands remained encamped outside Khartoum’s army headquarters to keep up pressure on a military council that took power after ousting Bashir on Thursday.
The organisation that spearheaded the protests against Bashir, the Sudanese Professionals Association, called on the council “to immediately transfer power to a civilian government”.
The SPA also demanded the next “transitional government and the armed forces bring Bashir and all chiefs of the National Intelligence and Security Service (NISS)… to justice”.