Awad Ibn Auf steps down as Sudan’s chief of military council

Awad Ibn Auf, former Sudan’s defence minister, has stepped down as the chief of the military council.

Okay Nigeria had reported on Thursday that Awad Ibn Ouf took an oath as chief of the military council after successfully outcasting Omar al-Bashir as president.

However, on Friday, he announced his decision to step down at a nationwide broadcast.

He will be replaced by Lieutenant General Abdel Fattah Abdelrahman Burhan, who was appointed as deputy.

Muhammad A. Aliyu

Muhammad Ameer Aliyu, is a prolific journalist who joined Okay Nigeria in 2015 with the aim staying committed to bringing more positive growth to the digital news platform. He is the Senior editor at Okay Nigeria.
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