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Ugandan President hosts SPLM factions meeting

May 25, 2017 (JUBA) – Between 25 and 26 May 2017, Yoweri Kaguta Museveni the President of Uganda, is hosting a meeting aimed at the reunification of the different factions of the Sudan People’s Liberation Movement (SPLM). South Sudanese president (...)

Sudan urges UNAMID to condemn recent rebel attacks in Drafur

May 25, 2017 (KHARTOUM) - Sudan has called on the hybrid peacekeeping mission to condemn the recent rebel attacks in North and East Darfur pointing that they breached a cessation of hostilities and destabilise regional peace and security. In a (...)

Cholera outbreak kills 62 in Sudan’s White Nile state

May 25, 2017 (KHARTOUM) - A cholera epidemic in Sudan's White Nile has killed 62 people and infected almost 1800 since the first cases emerged several weeks ago, says a report released by the independent union of Sudan Doctors Committee (SDC) on (...)

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Sudan urges UNAMID to condemn recent rebel attacks in Drafur

May 25, 2017 (KHARTOUM) - Sudan has called on the hybrid peacekeeping mission to condemn the recent rebel attacks in North and East Darfur pointing that they breached a cessation of hostilities (...)

Poaching, wildlife trafficking increasing in South Sudan: report

May 25, 2017 (JUBA) - Significant wildlife populations in war-torn South Sudan have so far survived, but poaching, commercial wildlife trafficking, illegal mining, timber harvesting and charcoal (...)

South Sudan rebel leader awarded more ranks to SPLA-IO junior officers

May 25, 2017 (JUBA) – On Wednesday, South Sudanese rebel leader Riek Machar promoted several hundred officers from the ranks of Colonel and Brigadier Generals in the file of the Sudan People (...)

Cholera outbreak kills 62 in Sudan’s White Nile state

May 25, 2017 (KHARTOUM) - A cholera epidemic in Sudan's White Nile has killed 62 people and infected almost 1800 since the first cases emerged several weeks ago, says a report released by the (...)

Kenya’s Equity bank closes seven branches in S. Sudan

May 25, 2017 (JUBA) - Kenya's Equity Bank Group has announced the closure of seven of its branches operating in war-torn South Sudan over the deteriorating economy, weak currency and (...)

Ugandan President hosts SPLM factions meeting

May 25, 2017 (JUBA) – Between 25 and 26 May 2017, Yoweri Kaguta Museveni the President of Uganda, is hosting a meeting aimed at the reunification of the different factions of the Sudan People’s (...)

bullet Thursday 25 May 2017
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Sudan says captured Darfur rebel commanders are alive

May 24, 2017 (KHARTOUM) - North Darfur Governor Abdel Wahid Youssif Wednesday announced the arrival of rebel commanders captured during the recent clashes in North and East Darfur states to (...)

UNAMID renews commitment to help bring lasting peace in Darfur

May 24, 2017 (KHARTOUM) - The hybrid peacekeeping mission in Darfur (UNAMID) has renewed commitment to exert every possible effort within its capabilities and mandate to assist the parties to the (...)

Sudan’s oil production drops to 129,000 (bpd): minister

May 24, 2017 (KHARTOUM) - Sudan’s Ministry of Petroleum Wednesday disclosed that oil production has declined due to large cuts in the budgets of the producing companies which resulted from the (...)

U.N official urges “common strategy” on South Sudan’s political process

May 24, 2017 (NEW YORK) - The head of the United Nations peacekeeping mission in South Sudan (UNMISS) has urged the Security Council to unite behind a common strategy for advancing the political (...)

President Kiir axes Aweil governor

May 24, 2017 (AWEIL) – South Sudan’s President Salva Kiir has issued a decree relieving Aweil state governor, Ronald Ruay Deng with immediate effect. Aweil state governor Ronald Ruay Deng (ST/File) (...)

HRW calls to open medical access to S. Kordofan civilians

May 24, 2017 (KHARTOUM) - Human Right Watch (HRW) has called to open medical humanitarian access for civilians in the rebel-held area in South Kordofan state pointing to women lack access to (...)

South Sudan president orders army to stop attacks on rebel positions

May 24, 2017 (JUBA) - South Sudan President Salva Kiir on Wednesday directed the army to not attack the position of armed opposition forces after declaring a unilateral ceasefire, saying it was (...)

South Sudan’s warring factions urged to end violence

May 25, 2017 (JUBA) - All parties involved in the conflict in South Sudan must cease violence and work together to ensure that food and other lifesaving support can reach people to end famine and (...)

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S. Sudan: Bor and Murle communities sign cessation of hostilities accord

May 23, 2017 (JUBA) – South Sudan's rival communities in Bor and the Murle in former Jonglei state have signed a cessation of hostilities agreement in the country 's capital, Juba with a pledge to (...)

South Sudan’s rival forces clash despite ceasefire declaration

May 23, 2017 (JUBA) – South Sudan’s rival forces clashed in Imatong, one of the country’s newly created states, a day after President Salva Kiir openly declared a unilateral ceasefire with the (...)

SLM-Minnawi accuses Sudan of killing captured rebels but Hametti denies

May 23, 2017 (KHARTOUM) - The Sudan liberation Movement-Minni Minnawi (SLM-MM) has accused the Sudanese government forces of killing rebel fighters captured following recent clashes in North and (...)

Islamic Council conducts peace workshop in Wau state

May 23, 2017 (WAU) – Over 200 participants selected from various religion groups, youth members and state stakeholders attended a one-day peace and reconciliation workshop in Wau state. (...)

S. Sudan armed opposition say "one sided" dialogue derails peace deal

May 23, 2017 (JUBA) - South Sudan's armed opposition movement (SPLM-IO) faction led by the country's former First Vice President, Riek Machar on Tuesday issued a cautious welcome to the (...)

Ethiopia’s Tedros elected to head WHO

By Tesfa-Alem Tekle May 23, 2017, (ADDIS ABABA) - Ethiopia's former health and foreign minister has been elected as the new director general of World Health Organisation (WHO) at an election (...)

Sudanese minister briefs U.S. official on religious freedom situation

May 23, 2107 (KHARTOUM) - Sudan’s Ministry of Justice Tuesday has briefed the U.S. Ambassador for International Religious Freedom, Ian Turner, of ongoing efforts to amend some articles of the (...)

South Sudan national dialogue co-chairs says will reach hold out opposition

May 23, 2017 (JUBA) – Abel Alier, co-chair of the National Dialogue stressed the importance of reaching out to armed and non-opposition forces to ensure inclusivity, steering away from the views (...)

Sudan’s Bashir accuses Egypt of supporting Darfur rebel attack

May 23, 2017 (KHARTOUM) - The Sudanese President Omer al-Bashir Tuesday has accused Egypt of supporting the armed movements that recently entered Darfur from Libya and South Sudan. On Friday, (...)

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Sudanese army captures SLM-TC rebel leader in Darfur, kills its military commander

May 23, 2017 (KHARTOUM) - The Sudanese government forces have captured the leader of the Sudan Liberation Movement-Transitional Council (SLM-TC) Nimer Abdel Rahman and other leading rebels. Also, (...)

Man arrested for defiling eight year old in Tonj state

May 22, 2017 (WAU) – Police in Tonj, one of South Sudan’s newly created states have arrested an 18-year old man accused of defiling an eight year old girl. The county police inspector, Wol (...)

South Sudan state closes its border with DRC

May 22, 2017 (WAU) – Authorities in Gbudue, one of South Sudan’s new states, have closed the border with the Democratic Republic Congo (DRC). The state deputy governor, Lino Utu said the move came (...)

UNAMID expresses concern over recent fighting in Darfur

May 22, 2017 (EL-FASHER) - The hybrid peacekeeping mission in Darfur (UNAMID) Monday has expressed deep concern over the recent clashes between government forces and rebel groups in North and (...)

Lol state deputy governor resigns to protest Kiir’s failure to run the country

May 22, 2017 (JUBA) – Lual Dau Marach, the Deputy Governor of the newly formed Lol State has resigned from his position, accusing President Salva Kiir of failing to run the country adding he (...)

Sudanese official hints to Egypt’s involvement in recent Darfur fighting

May 22, 2017 (KHARTOUM) - A Sudanese official has hinted to the involvement of Egypt in supporting the recent rebels’ attacks in East and North Darfur states saying the attack aims to obstruct the (...)

South Sudan Kiir rejects return of Machar, declares unilateral ceasefire

May 22, 2017 (JUBA) - South Sudan President Salva Kiir Monday rejected the return of his former first deputy and rebel leader, Riek Machar to the country to participate in the national dialogue. (...)




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