News from Sudan
The joint meeting of the ministerial sectors today, headed by Othman Hussein Othman, The Acting Minister of Cabinet Affairs, approved the Anti-Cybercrime Law (Amendment) of the year 2022, which was presented by Muhammad Saeed Al-Hilu, the Acting Minister of Justice.
The Supreme Court issued a ruling ordering the reinstatement of trade unions, professional federations and the employers' federation, which had been dissolved according to a decision of the Dissolution Empowerment Committee dissolved in 2019.
Two journalists were injured while covering demonstrations in Khartoum. Journalist Muhammad al-Mustafa was hit in the back by a stun grenade, while photojournalist Fayez Abu Bakr was hit in the head with a tear gas canister. The Syndicate of Journalists condemned the attack on journalists, noting the high rates of violence against journalists.
The authorities cut off the internet service for mobile phones throughout Sudan, in conjunction with demonstrations called by the resistance committees to mark the first anniversary of the army's seizure of power on the twenty-fifth of last October. The authorities also closed the main bridges linking the three capital cities.
The general registrar Hashim Ali of the Sudanese Humanitarian Aid Commission issued a decision to cancel the registration of the Sudanese Society for Consumer Protection and seize all its assets and properties.