S. Sudan rebels claim capture of strategic town in Jonglei

March 27, 2015 (ADDIS ABABA) – As renewed fighting between the rival armies in South Sudan escalates in the three states of the oil-rich greater Upper Nile region, rebel forces on Friday claimed to have recaptured the strategic town of Ayod in (...)

Sudan gov’t, Darfur rebel commanders sign peace deal in Chad

March 27, 2015 (KHARTOUM) - Sudanese government and a number of Darfur rebel commanders led by Mohamedain Ismail Bashar, a former operation commander of the Sudan Liberation Movement -Minni Minnawi, signed a peace agreement in the Chadian (...)

Sudan sells stake in Coral hotel to Kuwait

March 27, 2015 (KHARTOUM) – The government of Kuwait has acquired full ownership of the Sudanese-Kuwaiti Hotels Company in a deal signed today but of which the terms were kept secret. A signing ceremony was held at the Ministry of Finance and (...)

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Prices soar as hard currencies dwindle in Jonglei

March 27, 2015 (BOR) – Residents of South Sudan’s Jonglei state are feeling the impact of the hard currency crisis, as prices of goods and services continue rising. A trader sells items to (...)

Opposition PLP says extension of Kiir’s term a declaration of war

March 27, 2015 (TONJ) – A South Sudanese opposition party, known as People’s Liberal Party (PLP), said the recent extension of term limit for president Salva Kiir and members of parliament was a (...)

Sudan gov’t, Darfur rebel commanders sign peace deal in Chad

March 27, 2015 (KHARTOUM) - Sudanese government and a number of Darfur rebel commanders led by Mohamedain Ismail Bashar, a former operation commander of the Sudan Liberation Movement -Minni (...)

W. Bahr el Ghazal assembly elects deputy speaker

March 27, 2015 (WAU) – Lawmakers in South Sudan’s Western Bahr el Ghazal state have elected Mary Emilio Bafuka as the legislative assembly's new deputy speaker. The newly elected deputy speaker (...)

S. Sudan rebels claim capture of strategic town in Jonglei

March 27, 2015 (ADDIS ABABA) – As renewed fighting between the rival armies in South Sudan escalates in the three states of the oil-rich greater Upper Nile region, rebel forces on Friday claimed (...)

Police arrest N. Bahr el Ghazal advisor, journalist

March 27, 2015 (JUBA) – South Sudanese military police have arrested and detained an advisor to the caretaker governor of Northern Bahr El Ghazal state and a journalist working with the (...)

South Sudan youth union elects new president

March 27, 2015 (JUBA) – Members of South Sudan youth union on Wednesday elected a new chairperson after a contest, which saw some candidates withdrawing from the race in favour of the others. (...)

Sudan’s NEC says ballots in transit to polling stations

March 27, 2015 (KHARTOUM) – The National Electoral Commission (NEC) in the Sudan announced that ballots will arrive at all polling stations in the country next Monday and that it is currently (...)

Sudan sells stake in Coral hotel to Kuwait

March 27, 2015 (KHARTOUM) – The government of Kuwait has acquired full ownership of the Sudanese-Kuwaiti Hotels Company in a deal signed today but of which the terms were kept secret. A signing (...)

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WBeG government establishes 41 payam courts

March 26, 2015 (WAU) – The government of South Sudan’s Western Bahr el Ghazal state has established 41 courts in the newly established payams [districts] in the region. The premise of Wau county (...)

S. Sudan rebels claim 38 government soldiers killed on battle field

By Tesfa-Alem Tekle March 26, 2015 (ADDIS ABABA) – South Sudan rebels led by former vice-president, Riek Machar have claimed that 38 government soldiers were killed in the battle fields of Ayot (...)

Sudan’s dialogue opposition forces reject Addis Ababa meeting

March 26, 205 (KHARTOUM) - The opposition forces participating in the national dialogue on Thursday decided to boycott a preparatory meeting organised by the African Union High Level (...)

SPLM-IO rebels accuse Juba of unconstitutional term extension

March 26, 2015 (ADDIS ABABA) – A senior official of the rebel faction of the Sudan Peoples’ Liberation Movement (SPLM-IO) led by the former vice-president, Riek Machar, has strongly criticised the (...)

Sudan helped set up alternative flight routes for airlines due to closure of Yemeni airspace: official

March 26, 2015 (KHARTOUM) – The civil aviation authorities in Sudan said on Thursday that it had set up contingency plans which enabled airlines from the Middle East and the Gulf region take (...)

S. Sudan downplays defection of top youth leader

March 26, 2015 (JUBA) – South Sudan has downplayed the significance of the defection of a top youth leader to the country’s rebel faction led by former vice-president Riek Machar amid concerns (...)

Calls for Lakes state MPs to face court or be released

March 25, 2015 (RUMBEK) – The families of two Lake state MPs detained for more than five months have renewed calls for their release. Marik Nanga Marik and Isaac Makur Buoc, who represent Rumbek (...)

Sole hospital in Jonglei Twic East county burns to the ground

March 25, 15 (BOR) – The only hospital in Jonglei state’s Twic East county was destroyed on Tuesday after a fire broke out. Jonglei state's Twic East county has lost its only hospital after it (...)

Sudanese army says ground troops to join Saudi-led coalition in Yemen

March 26, 2015 (KHARTOUM) – The Sudanese army said on Thursday that its troops are heading to unspecified areas in Saudi Arabia to participate in the Saudi-led military action against Shiite (...)

SPLM-N holds S. Sudan’s gov’t responsible for the death of senior officer

March 26, 2015 (KHARTOUM) - The Sudan People’s Liberation Movement-North (SPLM-N) has held the South Sudan’s government responsible for the death of a senior rebel officer who died in Juba jail. (...)

South Sudan parliament authorises government to borrow $500 million

March 26, 2015 (JUBA) – South Sudan’s national legislative assembly has authorised the ministry of finance to negotiate a loan of half a billion US dollars in a special sitting on Wednesday. (...)


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