Opinions & Features January 03, 2020 at 02:00 pm

Politics in 2020: Five upcoming African elections you cannot take your eyes off

Nii Ntreh January 03, 2020 at 02:00 pm

January 03, 2020 at 02:00 pm | Opinions & Features

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Sudan will need a new president after dictator Omar al-Bashir was deposed at the end of 2018. Photo Credit: Afric.online

Sudan’s presidential and parliamentary elections

For Sudanese, 2020’s presidential and parliamentary elections present an opportunity to step into a new era. Omar al-Bashir‘s topple from power is already viewed as a victory of popular will.

The party of the former ruler has been dissolved but it would be a mistake to think this is a total dissipation of al-Bashir’s holdover in Sudan. The secularists and progressives who led the protests of 2018 will remember this.

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