"After two weeks from his arrest, the NISS
heard rumours from social media sites that he was being tortured and they called his family to come see him.
is responsible for internal security in Sudan, but critics say that as well as torture, it is behind a campaign against freedom of expression.
"Families are often threatened and harassed by NISS
agents to put further emotional pressure on the victim," Amnesty said, adding that, "Women have also been harassed and intimidated by law enforcement agents and the NISS
, and sexually assaulted while in their custody.
For more information about NISS
, go to the website www.niss.org.
But despite those problems, Mr Al Niss
believes the next mission will be successful.
He added that arrangements are underway to restructure and reorganize the NISS
ACJPS is deeply concerned for the physical safety and well-being of 48 University students who remain in NISS
custody since protests broke out on December 19 2018, given reports about the torture and ill-treatment.
He said the NISS
plans to bring the number of the couples wed to one thousands, the country over, within this same collective wedding initiative.
They pointed out that he was detained by NISS
agents on Thursday in Khashm Al-Girba alongside three others and were transferred to Kassala.
The president attended the festival of the wedding known as the Zawaj Al Baraka (the blessed wedding) which was also witnessed by a number of minister and state ministers as well as the Director General of NISS
LT Gen Salah Gosh.
January 30, 2019 (KHARTOUM) - Sudan's National Intelligence and Security Services (NISS
) on Wednesday has detained the deputy chairman of the opposition National Umma Party (NUP) Mariam al-Mahdi for several hours.
Khartoum, 28 May (SUNA)- The National Intelligence and Security Services (NISS
) on Thursday announced that it welcomes the initiative put forwards by the Sudanese Journalists Union for overcoming the reasons that led to measures against some newspapers, this week.