Name: Omer Hassan Ahmed Al-Bashir.
Place of Birth: Hosh Wad Banaga – Shendi, River Nile State.
Date of Birth: 1/1/1944.
Social Status: Married.
The Units he worked in:
The Western Command.
The Air-Born Forces.
Commander of the Eight Brigade.
Seconded to the United Arab Emirates.
All the set deterministic Military Courses.
Parashuting Instructors Course.
Master Degree in Military Science (P.S.C) (Staff College), Malaysia.
Military Training Course – Pakistan.
Higher Military Training – Naser Military Academy.
Fellow, Sudan Academy for Administrative Sciences.
M. Sc. (Social Sciences), University of Gezira.
The Orders and Decorations he was awarded:
The Revolution Order.
The Victory Order.
The Perseverance Order.
The National Unity Medal.
6th October Decoration – Egypt Arab Republic.
The Bravery Medal.
The Excellent Long Service Medal.
The Honour Decoration.
The Posts Occupied:
President, Command Council, the National Salvation Revolution, 30th June, 1989.
President of the Republic, 16th October, 1993.
Elected President of the Republic, 1st April, 1996.
Elected President of the Republic, (Second term), 12th February, 2001.