Wednesday 19 November 2014
November 18, 2014 (WAU) – Former civil servants in South Sudan’s Western Bahr el Ghazal state have threatened a strike over non-payment of their gratuities. Former civil servants from Western Bahr el Ghazal gather at the public service (...)
Tuesday 18 November 2014
November 17, 2014 (KHARTOUM) – Teachers in the locality of Tulus in South Darfur state went on an open-ended strike over what they say is failure by the government to pay their salaries for October and settle financial arrears for (...)
Monday 17 November 2014
November 16, 2014 (BOR) – Hundreds of government teachers in the Jonglei state capital, Bor, plan to review their position on current strike, as well as the positive steps taken by the government.
It is nearly three weeks since the (...)
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 (...)
Sunday 26 October 2014
October 25, 2014 (BOR) – Teachers in South Sudan’s Jonglei state vowed on Saturday to prolong their sitting-down strike, until authorities address their grievances. The mayor of Bor town, Nhial Majak Nhial, in his office on 30 September (...)
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 (...)
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 5 November 2014
November 4, 2014 (WAU) – Over 300 workers from Eyat roads construction company based in the Greater Bahr el Ghazal region have threatened legal action over allegations they have not been paid for two years.
“We have been waiting and (...)
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 (...)
The UNAMID internal report on mass rape in Tabit.2014-11-21 06:09:21
What UNAMID really said about their investigation of mass sexual assaults on Tabit: The internal report on what investigators found
By Eric Reeves
November 20, 2014 - On November 12, 2014 (...)
Bullying Darfur2014-11-13 18:13:39
By Namaa Al-Mahdi
November 13, 2014 - “We broke their backs in Abu Karshola, I doubt they have recovered since,” said a prominent Sudanese Armed Forces (SAF) member about their counter attack on (...)
Hundreds walk for peace in South Sudan2014-09-23 08:30:16
National Platform for Peace and Reconciliation (NPPR)
Juba, 21 September 2014 - Hundreds of people took to the streets of the South Sudan capital Jubato ‘Walk for Peace’and demand (...)