Mustafa Tambor, spokesman of SLM-Abdul Wahid, announced the killing of 22 Sudanese government troops on Monday, 1 October.
He said they attacked a government convoy traveling from Ribeige locality in North Kordofan to Al-Aiyd Jaranebi locality, in North Darfur. The attack happened somewhere between both localities.
Tambor reported the government convoy was composed of 31 Land Cruisers, adding the rebels seized 16 of them and burned another nine vehicles.
Radio Dabanga could not contact the Sudanese government for comments.
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