Wednesday 12 June 2013 By Ngor Arol Garang
June 11, 2013 - Today, at the national parliament while at the gallery, I run into friendly discussion with someone from the office of the president. It was civilised and educative exchange of views and ideas. He (...)
Tuesday 11 June 2013 June 10,2013 (JUBA) - The head of the United Nations Mission in South Sudan, Hilde F. Johnson said Monday that she cannot change global body’s policy of hiring contractors to protect UN buildings. Hilde Johnson, speaking to reporters in (...)
Monday 27 May 2013 May 26, 2013 (KHARTOUM) - Gisma Abdel el-Shafe dreams of one day owning a house of her own. Tea ladies are a familiar site on Sudan’s city streets, but are often vulnerable to abuse (ST)
But though she works six days a week, 12 hours (...)
Monday 15 October 2012 October 10, 2012 (BENTIU) – The Ministry of Labour and Public Service in South Sudan’s Unity State says it strongly supports the state government’s decision to initiate a 25% salary cut from all civil servants as part of the country’s (...)
Monday 28 January 2013 January 27, 2013 (KHARTOUM) - Dozens of workers from Sudan’s state TV staged a protest yesterday to denounce deteriorating working conditions in the form of aging and faulty equipment, as well as the accumulation of financial arrears. (...)
Monday 8 October 2012 October 6, 2012 (BOR) – The Canada Hunger Foundation [CHF] handed over a water boat engine, a generator, a refrigerator, some other materials to the support the Bor County Fisheries Cooperative Society on Saturday. Map showing location (...)
Monday 29 October 2012 October 28, 2012 (JUBA) – South Sudan’s Minister of Finance and Economic Planning, Kosti Manibe Ngai, defended on Friday the centralized system of tax collection in the country after threats by the Central Equatoria State governor to (...)
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 (...)
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 (...)
Wednesday 22 May 2013 May 21, 2013 (KHARTOUM) - Sudan intends to establish a specialised micro-finance bank with a capital of $ 5 million to fight poverty, raise standards of living, and curb unemployment.
The bank is a joint venture between Zain Telecom, (...)
Alex de Waal: the rebirth of a principled activist?2013-06-20 03:33:50 By Monim El-Jak
June 19, 2013 - Whenever Alex de Waal publishes analysis or reflections, Sudanese intellectuals and activists, and the concerned international institutions and individuals, give (...)
On Abyei enough is enough2013-06-18 05:01:47 By Deng Vanang
June 17, 2013 - No one whether locally or internationally can still argue there is more hope to resolve Abyei stalemate peacefully. It has been everybody’s wish that dialogue could (...)