Omar al-Bashir transferred to maxim security prison in Khartoum.

It is confirmed today that Ousted Sudanese president Omar al-Bashir has been transferred from a holding facility into jail.

He was forced out of power last week my military command and protesters in Sudan. The Transitional Military Council, TMC, confirmed his arrest days after his ouster.

The Reuters news agency reports that he is being held in the capital Khartoum at the Kobar maximum security prison. They added that he is being held in solitary confinement under tight security.