News from Darfur
Curfew and state of emergency in Central Darfur
The government of Central Darfur state has declared a state of emergency and a curfew in the state and imposed a curfew from 6PM to 6 AM daily.
The military has also been deployed on the main roads and at strategic sites in the city of Zalingei, the state capital.
This measure comes in the wake of violence in the city after demonstrations by students of Zalingei University, which led to the death of a student and the injury of 4 others.