Plane crash in Sudan kills a minister, and 32 people

It was reported earlier yesterday that a  Sudanese private plane crashed killing all 32 passengers on board, including Sudan’s Guidance and Religious Endowments Minister, Ghazi al-Sadiq Abdel Rahim.

Others that dies in the terriblke accident were Sudan’s state minister for youth and sports, Mahjoub Abdel Raheem Toutou, and Eissa Daifallah, state minister for tourism, antiquities and wildlife.

State media reported that the plane went down in the Sudanese mountains due to bad weather.

The minister and other top government officials were traveling to the border state of South Kordofan for festivities marking Eid.