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US removes Sudan from list of sponsors of terrorism

by Kunle Awosiyan

The US has officially removed Sudan from a list of state sponsors of terror,
THIS IS according to its embassy in Khartoum. US President Donald Trump had in October said Sudan will come off the list after it pays compensation oOVER THREE HUNDRED MILLION DOLLARS TO VICTIMS and families of al-Qaeda’s 1998 bombing of US embassies in Africa.

Sudanese Prime Minister Abdalla Hamdok had responded by saying the funds had been transferred.

Sudan was listed in 1993 when al-Qaeda leader Osama Bin Laden lived there as a guest of the government. It was along with Iran, North Korea and Syria.

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