Location in Sudan
|• Governor||Abdul-Hamid Musa Kasha|
|Time zone||EAT (UTC+3)|
East Darfur is one of the states of Sudan, and one of five comprising the Darfur region. It was created in January 2012 as a result of the on-going peace process for the wider Darfur region.  The state capital is Ed Daein. The state was formed from land that was previously part of the state of South Darfur.