UNSC extends UNAMID mandate for another year, dampens Sudan hope of troops drawdown

June 29, 2015 (WASHINGTON) – The United Nations Security Council on Monday extended for 12 months the mandate of the African Union United Nations Mission in Darfur (UNAMID) and tied the exit strategy to the progress in the security and (...)

South Sudanese army and rebels contest control of Farajalla in Western Bahr el Ghazal state

June 29, 2015 (JUBA) – South Sudanese government on Monday said they repulsed attack by rebels on Farajalla town, about 36km from the state capital of Western Bahr el Ghazal, Wau, but opposition forces said they were in full control of the area (...)

S. Sudan rebels claim control of Leer town in Unity state

June 29, 2015 (KAMPALA) -South Sudanese rebels’ allied to former vice president, Riek Machar claimed their forces have regained control of Leer county in Unity state from pro government troops. Thousands of people wait for food aid in the hot sun (...)

South Africa says it will appeal high court ruling on Bashir

June 29, 2015 (WASHINGTON) –South Africa will file an appeal to a ruling handed down by a local court this month that accused the government of violating the constitution by not arresting Sudanese president Omer Hassan al-Bashir during his (...)


bullet Monday 29 June 2015

Sudanese president extends DRA’s term for one year

June 28, 2015 (KHARTOUM) - The Sudanese president Omer Hassan al-Bashir Sunday has issued a presidential decree extending the term of the Darfur Regional Authority (DRA) for one year effective 15 (...)

Children at risk from cholera outbreak in S. Sudan: UNICEF

June 28, 2015 (JUBA) – At least 18 people, including two children less than 5 years died from cholera in the recent outbreak in South Sudan, the UN Children Fund (UNICEF) said. UNICEF photo shows (...)

Jonglei state earmarks SSP 900,000 for independence celebration

June 28, 2015 (BOR) - The government of South Sudan's Jonglei state has allocated up to SSP 900,000 for its celebration for next month's independence day celebrations. Residents of South Sudan's (...)

bullet Sunday 28 June 2015

Rebels claim recapture of strategic Malakal town in Upper Nile

June 28, 2015 (NAIROBI) – South Sudanese armed opposition faction led by former vice- president, Riek Machar, said their forces have captured Malakal, state capital of the oil-rich Upper Nile (...)

Kiir and Machar fail to agree in Nairobi

June 27, 2015 (NAIROBI) – Rival leaders in South Sudan failed to agree on the way forward in their Saturday consultative meeting under the auspices of Kenyan president, Uhuru Kenyatta, rebels’ (...)

South Sudanese rebels rubbish alleged letter to president Bashir over military logistics

June 28, 2015 (NAIROBI) – The South Sudanese armed opposition faction led by former vice president, Riek Machar, has rubbished a letter allegedly written by their top army chief to Sudanese (...)

ICC judges refer to UNSC Sudan’s non-cooperation on case of ex-defense minister

June 27, 2015 (KHARTOUM) – The Pre-Trial Chamber II judges at the International Criminal Court (ICC) approved a request by the prosecutor and issued a finding of non-cooperation by Sudan in (...)

UNAMID exit strategy is a challenge for Sudanese diplomacy : envoy

June 27, 2015 (KHARTOUM) - Sudan's new ambassador to the United Nations Omer Dahab said the African Union United Nations Mission in Darfur (UNAMID's) exit strategy represents is an important (...)

SPLM leadership in Warrap back removal of state governor

June 27, 2015 (JUBA)- The leadership of South Sudan’s governing Sudan People’s Liberation Movement (SPLM) in Warrap state has issued a statement in full support of voices seeking the removal of (...)

SPLM leadership authorizes Kiir to meet rebel leader in Tanzania

June 27- 2015 (JUBA)-The leadership of South Sudan’s governing Sudan People’s Liberation Movement (SPLM) has passed a resolution authorizing President Salva Kiir to meet his main political rival (...)

SPLM-N calls for international probe on war crimes in Blue Nile

June 27, 2015 (KHARTOUM) -The rebel Sudan People’s Liberation Movement/North (SPLM-N) has revealed results of an investigation it carried out regarding government claims about human rights (...)

S. Sudan president suspends top aides over financial scam

June 27, 2015 (JUBA)-South Sudan's president Salva Kiir has issued administrative orders suspending two of his aides, hardly a month after a security officer was arrested. South Sudanese (...)

Sudanese MPs ask presidency to return agriculture draft act

June 27, 2015 (KHARTOUM) - The Gezira state MPs bloc in the National Assembly has asked the speaker to return the draft law of the agricultural and animal production professions to the parliament (...)

South Sudan rival forces claim control of Doleib hill area in Upper Nile state

June 27, 2015 (JUBA) - Rival South Sudanese forces have traded accusations over violation of cessation of hostilities agreement between forces loyal to president Salva Kiir and those loyal to (...)

bullet Saturday 27 June 2015

South Sudan cabinet proposes $3.7bn financial year budget

June 26, 2015 (JUBA) – The South Sudanese cabinet has approved a SSP 10.8bn ($3.7bn) for fiscal year 2015/2016, prioritising security and salaries for civil servants. South Sudan's council of (...)

Opposition’s JPF resumes participation in Sudan’s dialogue process

June 26, 2015 (KHARTOUM) - The opposition Just Peace Forum (JPF) led al-Tayeb Mustafa announced the resumption of its participation in the national dialogue process without preconditions. (...)

S. Sudanese rival leaders to meet in Nairobi

June 26, 2015 (NAIROBI) – South Sudan’s president Salva Kiir and armed opposition leader, Riek Machar, are expected to hold talks on Saturday in the Kenyan capital, Nairobi, sources told Sudan (...)

South Sudan’s former detainees unveil peace plan to stop war

June 27, 2015 (JUBA) - The group of South Sudanese former political detainees who have now re-joined president Salva Kiir’s government have unveiled a plan to bring peace to the country, asserting (...)

S. Sudanese official accuses rebels of massively recruiting youth

June 26, 2015 (KAMPALA) - Authorities in South Sudan's Unity state have accused the armed opposition of recruiting youths in Payinjiar county and neighbouring Lakes state. General Khamis (...)

UN to impose first sanctions on South Sudanese rival military commanders

June 26, 2015 (NEW YORK) – United Nations Security Council (UNSC) is expected to impose first wave of sanctions on a number of South Sudanese rival military commanders when the Council sits on (...)

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