Tuesday 24 December 2013 December 23, 2013 (NAIROBI/JUBA) - Kenya Airways on Monday said it has suspended all its flights to and from Juba, the South Sudan capital in the wake of the violence that has hit the two-year old nation over the last week. A Kenyan (...)
Wednesday 18 September 2013 September 16, 2103 (JUBA) - RwandAir, the national carrier of Rwanda, will launch its first maiden flight to Juba International Airport this weekend. A RwandAir plane (businessdailyafrica)
Its first airline, the company said in a (...)
Wednesday 27 February 2013 February 26, 2013 (JUBA) - South Sudan has established its first civil aviation authority to regulate the industry and develop its potential in the region 19 months after gaining independence.
A sign welcome visitors to Juba (...)
Thursday 31 May 2012 May 30, 2012 (JUBA) - A chartered aircraft carrying South Sudan’s Minister for Agriculture and Forestry, Betty Achan Ogwaro, was forced to return to Juba airport on Thursday, just moments after the plane left the capital. South Sudan’s (...)
Saturday 24 March 2012 By Ngor Arol Garang
March 23, 2012, (JUBA) - South Sudan has secured funds to complete upgrades to Juba International Airport by the end of June, the country’s Deputy Transport Minister, Mayom Kuoc Malek said on Friday.
Malek said it (...)
Friday 30 March 2012 By Ngor Arol Garang
March 29, 2012 (JUBA) - South Sudan has formed a technical fact finding committee to investigate the cause of a plane crash at Wau Airport on Thursday morning, according to officials. Feeder Airlines plane after (...)
Tuesday 15 October 2013 October 14, 2013 (JUBA) - A senior South Sudanese official has expressed optimism that the recent launch of Rwanda’s main airline company on the Juba route will boost relations between the East African countries. RwandAir, the national (...)
Monday 10 September 2012 September 8, 2012 (JUBA) - South Sudan has released a foreign commercial flight, its security apparatus and officials with the Aviation Authority last week said landed without official approval, an official at the country’s ministry of (...)
Wednesday 11 April 2012 April 10, 2012 (JUBA) - Sudan has extended for one month the period that flights can travel between the two countries, saying that a formal aviation agreement along international norms is needed in order for flights to continue.
Wednesday 20 November 2013 November 19, 2013 (JUBA)- South Sudan President Salva Kiir remains in the Arab Gulf state of Kuwait since Sunday when he left accompanied by a high level delegation to participate in the 3rd Arab- African summit.
Kiir was seen off (...)
Women play a central role in peace 2014-03-10 07:18:26 By John Kerry
March 8, 2014 - International Women's Day is more than a moment marked on a calendar. It is a day not just to renew our determination to make the world a more peaceful and (...)
UNMISS head of mission must heed calls to step down2014-03-08 11:44:51 By Rose Sakala
March 7, 2014 - The calls by the South Sudanese for the Head of the UN Mission ( UNMISS) to step down ought to be taken seriously for it is their prerogative to determine who is (...)
Khartoum: really out of the terrorism business?2014-03-08 11:33:53 By Eric Reeves
March 7, 2014 - Given the U.S. intelligence community's eager relationship with Khartoum, it would be convenient if the National Islamic Front/National Congress Party regime were (...)