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Sudan news: Two killed in robbery, UXO blast; five girls raped

October 5 - 2018 ABU JUBEIHA / TAWILA / EL DINDIR
An UXO found near Toringa in Jebel Marra on 9 March 2016 (RD)
An UXO found near Toringa in Jebel Marra on 9 March 2016 (RD)

A man was killed and another wounded in a robbery in South Kordofan. A villager died when a war remnant detonated in North Darfur. In eastern Sudan, dozens of people took to the streets in protest against the rape of a 10-year-old girl on Thursday.

Mohamed Eisa was shot dead and El Fadul Abdallah was seriously injured when an armed man suddenly shot at them near Seragiya in South Kordofan’s Abu Jubeiha locality on Thursday morning.

“They were on their way on Eisa’s motorcycle from Abu Jubeiha town to Seragiya,” a relative of Eisa told Radio Dabanga. “The robber then took the motorcycle and fled.”

UXO

In Tawila in North, 22-year-old Ibrahim Yagoub died on Thursday morning when an unexploded ordinance (UXO) detonated.

A relative of the victim reported to this station that Yagoub was on his way to his farm in Mashrou Abuzeid, when his donkey stepped on an UXO. He and the donkey died instantly.

Girls raped

The residents of El Nasir district in El Dindir town in Sennar staged a demonstration on Thursday in protest against the rape of a 10-year-old school girl.

She was the fifth girl raped in El Dindir locality in less than two months. Three girls were raped in Takamabri village and a girl was molested near the village of Hawya, one of the protesters told this station.

 


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