Attacked on Gideon Theological college (GTC)

      منظمة حقوق الإنسان والتنميه                                                                                                 
                                                                               Human Rights and Development Organization (HUDO)
                                                                                                                      Appeal (15)

On last Sunday (it is working day in Sudan) afternoon a group of armed NISS soldier attacked Gideon Theological college (GTC) and arrested three persons whom works in religious and social works under Christian programs (New Life) and (Hope) within this college. All this happen in a rot way without considering the place sanctity. Same day after, they went to Fellowship of Christians universities students (FCUS) office, which works in similar issue among Christians universities students, then they arrested more two persons by the same drama. Up to then no one knows where they are detained and for what reason.
Locations:
GTC: Banat, Omdurman (West El Nilein Mosque).
FCUS office: Khartoum 2, Khartoum (East Ibn Khaldoun Hospital)

Name: Steven Yagoub
Age: 25 Years
Academic Qualification: Graduate (Ahlia University)
Religion: Christian
Origin Home: Um- Dourain, Nuba Mountain
Marital Status: Single
Political Affiliation: Non
Date of Arresting: 24/02/2013
Place Arrested from: GTC
Arrested By: NISS
Place of Detention: Unknown

 
Name: Mamadan Elia
Age: 30 Years
Academic Qualification: Graduate (El Nilein University)
Religion: Christian
Origin Home: Aabri, Nuba Mountains
Marital Status: Married / Three Children
Political Affiliation: Non
Date of Arresting: 24/02/2013
Place Arrested from: GTC
Arrested By: NISS
Place of Detention: Unknown


Name: Abdalla Saeed Ballu
Age: 27 Years
Academic Qualification: Graduate (Ahlia University)
Religion: Christian
Origin Home: Aabri, Nuba Mountains
Marital Status: Single
Political Affiliation: Non
Date of Arresting: 24/02/2013
Place Arrested from: GTC
Arrested By: NISS
Place of Detention: Unknown


Name: Yousif Ali Saeed
Age: 25 Years
Academic Qualification: Graduate (Juba University)
Religion: Christian
Origin Home: Aabri, Nuba Mountains
Marital Status: Single
Political Affiliation: Non
Date of Arresting: 24/02/2013
Place Arrested from: FCUS
Arrested By: NISS
Place of Detention: Unknown
Position: FCUS Secretary


Name: Barnaba Temthaose
Age: 30 Years
Academic Qualification: Graduate (Ahlia University)
Religion: Christian
Origin Home: Heiban, Nuba Mountains
Marital Status: Single
Political Affiliation: Non (Ex SPLM member)
Date of Arresting: 24/02/2013
Place Arrested from: FCUS
Arrested By: NISS
Place of Detention: Unknown
Position: FCUS Administration manager

 


NOTE:
HUDO informed just now (unconfirmed) Abdalla Saeed Ballu had been released this night under condition of daily attendance, and his cell phone remained with NISS office. HUDO, appealing for urgent action to free them all immediately and unconditionally, and for more pressure to force Sudanese authorities as to give respect of the religious corporations in equally bases.

HUDO 25th of February 2013