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Sources: Sudan’s president steps down

Omar al Bashir

Omar al Bashir

Sudan’s President Omar al-Bashir has stepped down and consultations are under way to set up a transitional council to run the country, government sources and a provincial minister said Thursday.

The minister of production and economic resources in North Darfur Adel Mahjoub Hussein told the Dubai-based al-Hadath TV that “there are consultations to form a military council to take over power after President Bashir stepped down.”

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0 #1 Lakwena 2019-04-11 15:19
In other words, Mr. M7 should voluntarily prepare to step down, without being pushed. Otherwise there is a phenomenon Harmattan wind of change blowing from Harare(Zimbabwe), Algeria thru Sudan towards Uganda to bring about change.

The history of the rise and fall of tyrants and dictatorship is that: in waves, tyrants rise and fall at about the same time.

E.g. the rise and fall of Idi Amin and Bokasa happened within the same period. The rise and fall of Ben Ali, Hosni Mubarak and Qaddafi happened about the same time.

The rise and fall of Hitler and Mussolini happened around the same time, etc.
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+1 #2 Lakwena 2019-04-11 15:23
The Rise and fall/demise of Habyarimana and Mubutu took place within he same period.

In other words, fate is somtimes merciless. If I were Mr. M7 and/or one of the family members, I would cut and run.
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+1 #3 Twebaze Francis 2019-04-11 16:49
People Power, Our Power in Tunisia, Egypt, Libya, Algeria, Sudan, ......, Uganda!

We want all despots down unless the citizens are timid at the sight of mere tear gas.
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+1 #4 rubangakene 2019-04-11 19:03
What a coincidence that this dictator falls on the day Kampala was liberated (11/04/1979), forty years after the spear-wielding Tanazanian Lt.Col. Mushuguri marched on Kampala Street; history really does repeat itself nearer home.

Shame this great day for Ugandans has been forgotten and buried into the archives.

Just imagine the sacrifice these valiant soldiers, most of whom were actually 'ordinary militia' made so that we can now reap the "Matunda ya Uhuru" or is it corruption indeed, lest we forget!
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+1 #5 Jonathan Luyirika 2019-04-11 22:33
Am a Ugandan and optimistic about the future
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+1 #6 Lakwena 2019-04-12 07:32
In other words, Mr. M7 should voluntarily prepare to step down, without being pushed. Otherwise there is a phenomenon Harmattan wind of change blowing from Harare(Zimbabwe), Algeria thru Sudan towards Uganda to bring about change.

The history of the rise and fall of tyrants and dictatorship is that: in waves, tyrants rise and fall at about the same time.

E.g. the rise and fall of Idi Amin and Bokasa happened within the same period. The rise and fall of Ben Ali of Tunisia, Hosni Mubarak of Egypt and Qaddafi happened about the same time.

The rise and fall of Hitler and Mussolini happened around the same time; before and end of World War II
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