Sudan’s Defence Minister Awad Ibn Auf said on Friday that he is stepping down as head of the country’s transitional military council, a day after former president Omar al-Bashir was overthrown in a coup. Lieutenant General Abdel Fattah Abdelrahman Burhan will be the new head of the transitional military council, Ibn Auf said in a speech broadcast on state television on Friday.
Name: Awad Ibn Auf
Company: Transitional Military Council
Announcement Date: April 11, 2019, 10:00pm
Resignation Date: April 11, 2019, 10:00pm