Moutaz Mousa Abdallah Becomes Sudan’s New PM

Moutaz Mousa Abdallah has become Sudan’s new Prime Minister. A 21-member cabinet was sworn in at the presidential palace in Khartoum. Mousa Abdallah is also holding the finance portfolio in a bid to revive the country’s ailing economy.

Sudan has been grappling with an acute foreign exchange shortage and inflation above 65% for several months.

Source- AIR World Service

Static/Current Takeaways Important for Indian Bank PO Exam 2018- 

  • Omar al-Bashir is the present President of Sudan. 
  • Sudan Capital: Khartoum, Currency: Sudanese pound.