Wednesday 24 April 2013
April 23, 2013 (JUBA) - South Sudanese president Salva Kiir Mayardit said on Tuesday that the Chinese government has approved a major loan scheme to help his country improve infrastructure, adding that the agreement shows the level of (...)
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 (...)
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 (...)
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 (...)
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 (...)
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 (...)
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 (...)
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 (...)
Tuesday 8 July 2014
July 7, 2014 (JUBA) – South Sudanese president Salva Kiir has accused former officials of “disappearing” with millions of funds intended for the first phase of planned upgrades to Juba International Airport. The new Juba airport terminal (...)
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.
Who to benefit from the Somaliazation of South Sudan?2015-10-01 19:01:51
By Steve Paterno
The question above is becoming more prevalent now more than ever, with the "imposition of peace agreement", (to borrow Riek Machar's phrase), along with President Salva Kiir's (...)
Lessons of Maridi fuel tanker “tragic incident”2015-09-26 15:10:10
By Isaac Yak R. Tutdel
The Republic of South Sudan, on 17th September 2015, learned with great dismay the massive loss of lives caused by fuel tanker which overturned and unexpectedly caught (...)