In the name of Allah, The Beneficent, The Merciful

The National Supreme Court
The Criminal Department
Before Honorable Justices:
Hashim Omer Abdullah Mohammed ……………………………….. Chairman
Awad Hassan Awad …………………………. Member
Shawqi Othman Ahmed Haroon………………………….. Member
Dr. Adlan Al Haj Mahmoud ………………………. Member
Al Araki Al Rayah Al Ilaish ………………………….. Member
Trial of: Isam Abdul Hafiz and other
Number: M. A./ T. J./121/2010 Awsat
Review number/392/2017
The Decision:
The department of Al Wusta States and Al Qadarif of the National Supreme Court issued a judgment on
the appellate number 121/2017 to the effect of cancelling the judgment of the appeal court’s decision
concerning the charge under article 21/149 of the criminal law for 1991; and cancelling the penalty
issued, and therefore re-establishing the judgment of the court of the first instance: to indict the
accused under article 21/149 criminal and the penalty issued. And therefore, to adjust the original
imprisonment sentence to 8 years for each accused, and to endorse the decision of the appeal court
regarding the rejection of the conviction under article 21/139-Criminal and the punishment; and to
endorse what the appeal court had sentenced on this particular section of the case, and also to endorse
the conviction and the punishment under article 153/1 criminal against the first accused and the
punishment passed; and to order to confiscate the mobile phone. The Wad Madani criminal court had
charged the first accused under article 21/149/139/153-Criminal, and the second accused under the
article 21/149/139-Criminal sentencing the first accused to one hundred whip lashes for violating article
21/149-Criminal and an imprisonment sentence for a period of seven years starting from 10/1/2017 and
a fine of 3 thousand Pounds, and if not paid, an imprisonment sentence for two years period. And also,
to pay the amount of five thousand pounds to a justice government department, to be collected in a
civil procedure and a fine of one thousand pounds for violating article 153 criminal, or an imprisonment
sentence for a period of one month, and to confiscate the mobile phone and decided these exhibit to be
destroyed. The court had sentenced the second accused to 100 whip lashes for violating article 21/149Criminal, and an imprisonment of seven years and a fine of 3 thousand pounds, or imprisonment for 2
years, and to pay a civil fine of 5 thousand pounds … this sentence had been appealed against at the
Appeal Court of Al Gazirah State and the court had issued its sentence number 53/2017 to adjust the
convection from being under article 21/149 to 139-Criminal, and to revoke the fine penalty by
calculating the period that the two accused spent in prison, and to cancel the justice governance Diiya’
Compensation, and to endorse the conviction under article 153, and the alternative fine and
imprisonment sentences ordering the two accused be transferred to the court of the first instance to

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