I was shock to read this artice. The auther tries to impose his believes on the Sudanese. It is a great achievement that these gentlemen wrote ahout sudan history, but it is absolutely wrong to try to claim they are from the north. They are scholars and prominent figures.
Nimer was bright enough to know that killing one man is not enough for his insult so he planed and executed. It is well known that War is a trick . He retreated to avoid confronting a superpower.
Yes, there are many heros in our history, but people vary in their evaluation due to many factors. we expect scholars to write our history and people made it. .