protesters held him responsible for the killing of demonstrators demanding an end to military rule.
Sheikh is also widely believed to have Islamist leanings.
Sheikh graduated from military college in the same year as Burhan and Abideen, and the three have close relations.
Al-Tayeb Babakr Ali Fadeel
Born in the village of Shaqlawa, northeast of the capital Khartoum, Lieutenant General Al-Tayeb Babakr Ali Fadeel made his way up the ladder of the country’s police force until he was promoted by Bashir to the head of police in February 2018.
Source: Voice of America