Sudan Interim Constitution, 2005

Published: 6/Jul/2005

Article 7 on Citizenship and Nationality provides:

(1) Citizenship shall be the basis for equal rights and duties for all Sudanese.
(2) Every person born to a Sudanese mother or father shall have an inalienable right to enjoy Sudanese nationality and citizenship.
(3) The law shall regulate citizenship and naturalization; no naturalized Sudanese shall be deprived of his/her acquired citizenship except in accordance with the law.
(4) A Sudanese national may acquire the nationality of another country as shall be regulated by law.

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Themes: Acquisition of nationality, Acquisition by children, Naturalisation and Marriage
Regions: East Africa, Sudan
Year: 2005