Omar Al-Bashir who stepped down as Sudan president today morning has been put under house arrest, CNN has reported.
According to CNN, Bashir and his personal guard has been replaced and is under close watch.
Bashir, a political hardliner and controversial leader of Sudan, has stepped down after 30 years in power, reports said on Thursday.
United Arab Emirates-based Al-Arabiya network reported that Mr Al-Bashir resigned his position with immediate effect.
The 75-year-old has reportedly handed over to the country’s supreme military council controlled by the armed forces.
His ouster follows days of protests that have engulfed the country, which is amongst the largest by land mass in Africa.