chief Mohamed Osman al-Mirghani overruled his son's expulsion order in a statement he issued last week in which he emphasized that he has never sacked any party member throughout his history.
Since 2011, the DUP
has been embroiled in internal discord over al-Mirghani's decision to join the cabinet dominated by the National Congress Party (NCP).
Figures published by the Electoral Commission showed Sinn Fein was in debt by PS139,397 while the DUP
made a PS80,127 loss.
Al-Degair addressing the launching of the DUP
election campaign, in Taldenti, the White Nile State, said his party has been commited to the national issues that contribute to the unity of Sudan .
He told the party faithful he was prepared to support the DUP
in North Belfast if it stepped aside in Fermanagh and South Tyrone.
A last-ditch attempt to secure a compromise between DUP
leader and First Minister Peter Robinson and Sinn Fein Deputy First Minister Martin McGuinness failed.
In a further development the Ulster Unionist Party, in the first test of its electoral pact with the Conservatives, won the second of the three seats available, forcing the DUP
into an unprecedented third place.
Mr Trimble, whose party has been pushed into second place by the rival DUP
, claimed they had given republicans a "green card" to continue criminal activity in the failed negotiations before Christmas.
But he rejected calls from Labour's General Election candidate in Basingstoke, Cllr Paul Harvey for him to hold a by-election and seek a new mandate as a DUP
Mr McGuinness said the DUP
would be doing a "great disservice" to their constituents if they tried to disrupt the executive from within.
While the first two seats were never truly in doubt, the latter of was a particularly compelling contest, party leader Alasdair McDonnell facing down a challenge from the DUP
and, to a lesser extent, Sinn Fein.
And the firm which owns the photos is now investigating whether the DUP