Friday 1 November 2013 October 31, 2013 (BENTIU) - The minister of higher education, science and technology, John Gai Yoach, says he will work to improve education in South Sudan and acknowledged the poor state of education across the young nation. South (...)
Wednesday 20 March 2013 March 18, 2013 (KHARTOUM) – Sudan languished at the lower end of the latest Human Development Index (HDI) published recently by the United Nations, ranking 171 out of 187 countries included world-wide.
While the ranking puts Sudan (...)
Thursday 25 April 2013 April 24, 2013 (JUBA)- South Sudan would take measures to discourage the recruitment of foreigners and push to hire nationals as youth unemployment is growing in the new nation.
The Labour ministry on Wednesday said it will be (...)
Thursday 6 September 2012 September 5, 2012 (KHARTOUM) — The local employees of the hybrid peacekeeping mission in Darfur (UNAMID) went on strike demanding to be paid in US dollars instead of the Sudanese pound.
Wednesday’s walkout will be repeated next week (...)
Friday 4 October 2013 October 3, 2013 (KHARTOUM) - The Sudanese President Omer Hassan al-Bashir issued a decree to implement a unified structure of remuneration for the year 2013 and approved raising the minimum wage to 425 pounds ($96.59 according to (...)
Sunday 6 October 2013 October 5, 2013 (JUBA) – South Sudan’s ministry of higher education, science and technology has appealed to Juba University administration to give it time to address lecturers’ concerns that led to them threatening to take strike action (...)
Friday 26 July 2013 By Tesfa-Alem Tekle
July 25, 2013 (ADDIS ABABA) -The Ethiopian government has suspended issuing work visas to business migrants from Saudi Arabia, according to a source from the Ethiopian ministry of labour and social affairs.
Tuesday 26 November 2013 November 25, 2013 (RUMBEK) – The Lakes state government has introduced a controversial 5% cut to the salaries of civil servants as a contribution to the ruling Sudan People’s Liberation Movement (SPLM), according to a document seen by (...)
Sunday 17 November 2013 By Tesfa-Alem Tekle
November 16, 2013 (ADDIS ABABA) – The Ethiopian government announced on Saturday that it had sent a high-level delegation to Saudi Arabia to facilitate the safe repatriation of over 20 thousand undocumented (...)
Wednesday 27 February 2013 February 26, 2013 (JUBA) - The deputy speaker of South Sudan’s parliament has backed calls for the young nation to adopt a leaner more efficient government that is better able to provide the services needed by the population. Daniel (...)
President Bashir: a historian at large2013-12-08 04:09:55 By Magdi El Gizouli
A confident President Bashir addressed a jovial crowd on Saturday in Garri, just north of Khartoum to celebrate what state media described as the 500th anniversary of Sudan’s (...)
Sudan: Dozens Held Without Charge2013-12-03 05:05:33 African Commission Should Investigate Alleged Torture and Ill-Treatment
(Nairobi, November 28, 2013) – Sudan is still detaining dozens of people without charge in connection with September 2013 (...)
Wulu county MPs condemn governor’s defamatory speech2013-11-30 06:31:51 PRESS RELEASE
Wulu County Members of Parliament Condemn the Caretaker Governor’s Defamatory Speech
On Monday the 25th of November, 2013, the caretaker Governor of Lakes state Gen. Matur Chut (...)