Sudan: Awaiting transitional council
After languishing on the US list of State Sponsors of Terrorism (SST) for almost three decades, Sudan is now trying to wrest back its international reputation. Sudan has untapped potential. Indeed, it houses 10% of the world’s unused arable land and extractable resources. However, questions remain as to whether the prime minister can safeguard the transitional government until elections planned for 2024. In this week's country views, we cover:
- Prime Minister Abdalla Hamdok's diplomatic wins and what it means for the future of his government.
- The reform measures that are fostering a welcoming investment environment.
- The security situation on the ground and whether or not things could boil over onto the street.