Republican Decree Gives Ministry of Justice for all acts of the state


President of the Republic, Field Marshal Omer Al-Bashir, has issued a Republican Decree stating that the Ministry of Justice would have the exclusive jurisdiction for all acts of the state.

According to SMC, the resolution committed the State organs to conduct its legal transactions through legal advisors from the Ministry of Justice.

The resolution prohibits the conclusion of any contract or agreement without the approval of the Minister of Justice or his representative in the state organs.

The resolution also prohibits the extraction of any money related to a contractual obligation without  ensuring that the contract has by a legal adviser from the Ministry of Justice, it also obligates the organs of the State to involve a representative of the Ministry of Justice in any tender or bidding committees.

State organs identified by the resolution included sovereign and national institutions, ministries, companies, government funds, and state governments and agencies.