Thursday 18 September 2014
September 17, 2014 (KAMPALA) – Uganda’s prime minister Amama Mbabazi says many Ugandan nationals would be affected if the South Sudanese government goes ahead with plans to expel foreign workers.
Mbabazi said Ugandan workers had played (...)
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 (...)
Monday 27 May 2013
By Kate McIntosh
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 (...)
Thursday 12 December 2013
December 11, 2013 (RUMBEK) – The Lakes state legislative assembly has voted against a November directive by the caretaker governor ordering a 5% deduction in the salary of civil servants in the state.
Maj-Gen Matur Chut Dhuol (...)
Wednesday 13 November 2013
November 12, 2013 (RUMBEK) - Three journalists working for the state-run radio station in South Sudan’s Lakes state have been sacked and two reporters suspended for three months without payment.
The decision was taken by the Lakes (...)
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 (...)
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 (...)
Tuesday 25 March 2014
March 24, 2014 (JUBA) – Disabled soldiers from the South Sudanese army (SPLA) wounded during the recent outbreak of violence in the country staged a protest in the capital, Juba, on Monday, over delays in the payment of their salaries. (...)
Thursday 3 January 2013
January 2, 2013 (KHARTOUM) – The prices of basic food commodities have risen by more than 4% recently coinciding with a decision taken by the Sudanese president Omer Hassan al-Bashir to raise the minimum wage. FILE - A man selling eggs (...)
Thursday 11 October 2012
October 10, 2012 (RUMBEK) - A group of South Sudanese youth living in New South Wales (NSW) Australia have set up a branch of the Sudan People Liberation Movement (SPLM) Youth League to educate the Diaspora about South Sudan and the (...)
Undermining South Sudanese expertise’s is ironical!2014-09-19 10:15:59
By Peter Gai Manyuon
September 18, 2014 - The recent order from the Ministry of Labor and Public Service in the Republic of South Sudan that was issued on 16th of September 2014 is absolute (...)
Sudan - Colliding interests 2014-09-16 10:04:11
By Mohamed Elshabik
September 15, 2014 - Sudan seems to be unconcerned by the current political crisis in the region. Amid a prognosis of full-scale war in South Sudan, unrest in Egypt, chaos in (...)
A pastoral appeal to South Sudanese to reconcile2014-09-16 09:19:03
By Rev. Bernard Oliya Suwa, PhD
September 15, 2014 - The 15th of December 2013 is a date that we South Sudanese are not going to forget any time soon – and so we shouldn't! After the violence (...)