Euronews is no longer accessible on Internet Explorer. This browser is not updated by Microsoft and does not support the last technical evolutions. We encourage you to use another browser, such as Edge, Safari, Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox.
BREAKING NEWS

Hamdok sworn in as Sudan's new prime minister

Euronews logo
Text size Aa Aa

KHARTOUM (Reuters) – Abdalla Hamdok, an economist who has served in international institutions, was sworn in as Sudan’s prime minister in the country’s transitional government on Wednesday.

Ten members of Sudan’s new sovereign council, the country’s ruling body per a three-year transition agreement, were sworn in earlier on Wednesday.

Hamdok is expected to form a cabinet next week.

(Reporting by Khalid Abdelaziz; Writing by Nadine Awadalla; Editing by Raissa Kasolowsky)

euronews provides breaking news articles from reuters as a service to its readers, but does not edit the articles it publishes. Articles appear on euronews.com for a limited time.