Sudan price hikes: More activists detained, others released

The wave of detentions of Sudanese politicians and activists speaking out against the government’s financial policies continued at the end of last week. In Nierteti, Central Darfur, Military Intelligence officers held four more people.
Masoud El Hassan, a leading party member told Radio Dabanga that agents of the National Intelligence and Security Service (NISS) held Hadi Adam, Political Officer of the Eastern Nile branch of the Communist Party from his home in El Haj Yousif in Khartoum North on Wednesday.
He added that Communist Party member Arafat Jamaleldin was detained from his home in Khartoum North’s Shambat district and taken to an unknown destination on Thursday morning.