Sudan’s Bashir reelected with 94.5% of vote

Omar al-Bashir, Sudan’s president Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir was reelected on Monday with 94.5 percent of the vote in polls he had been widely expected to win, the National Electoral Commission said.

Sudan security seizes newspaper issue – Editor

Omar al-Bashir, Sudan’s president Sudanese security agents seized the entire Saturday edition of a newspaper over an article about an activist who was detained in the run-up to the country’s general elections, its editor-in-chief said.

Pope Francis Easter Message

Pope Francis has prayed for an end to the torment of Christians, commemorating the students murdered by Islamist militants at Garissa University in Kenya. Celebrating the third Easter of his pontificate, Pope Francis spoke from the central balcony in a drizzling St.