Sudan’s anti-corruption prosecution questions ousted president al-Bashir

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Anti-corruption and financial investigations prosecution in Sudan has questioned on Sunday the ousted President Omar al-Bashir on charges against him.

The prosecution had charged him under articles 8/9 of the Foreign Exchange Act and 35 of the Anti-Money Laundering and Countering Financing of Terrorism Act 2009 (AML/CFT Act).

Sudan’s acting Attorney General Al-Waleed Sid-Ahmed Mahmoud on Thursday ordered the judiciary to question al-Bashir on charges of money laundering and financing terrorism.

The acting Attorney General has directed to transmit the external loans file to the Anti-Corruption and Financial Investigation Office, to conduct the necessary investigations.