Thursday 14 August 2014
August 13, 2014 (JUBA) – South Sudan announced Wednesday that it had put in place measures to prevent the possible spread of the deadly Ebola virus, which has hit many parts of West Africa.
“We are very concerned about the possibility (...)
Friday 2 May 2014
May 1, 2014 (EL FASHER) – A Nigerian peacekeeper from the hybrid United Nations-African Union mission in Darfur (UNAMID) was released on Thursday after 54 days in captivity.
Sergeant Awesu Soleiman was abducted in South Darfur capital (...)
Friday 26 September 2014
September 25, 2014 (KAMPALA) – The death toll from the collapse of a church hostel belonging to the Nigerian TV evangelist preacher, TB Joshua, has risen sharply from 40 to 115, with 84 of the dead identified as South African nationals. (...)
Monday 14 January 2013
Conflict Armament Research LtdEVIDENCE FROM A NINE-COUNTRY INVESTIGATION
This report is the result of six years of collaborative investigations and documents the distribution of Iranian ammunition in Africa. It is the (...)
Monday 22 September 2014
September 21, 2014 (KHARTOUM) – Sudan’s oil ministry signed oil exploration contracts with three companies on Sunday, including the State Oil Company Canada Ltd and Nigeria’s Express Petroleum & Gas Ltd, to work in Al-Rawat. A (...)
Thursday 17 July 2014
July 16, 2014 (KHARTOUM) – Nigerian authorities said that Aminu Sadiq Ogwuche, who was fingered as the mastermind of the 14 April bomb blast in Nyanya, Abuja, has been extradited from Sudan. Boko Haram leader Abubakar Shekau speaks at (...)
Sunday 1 August 2004
ABUJA, Aug 1 (AFP) — Nigerian President Olusegun Obasanjo, the current African Union (AU) chairman, left here Sunday for Sudan to meet with the authorities there over the humanitarian crisis in Darfur, airport officials said.
Tuesday 29 April 2014
April 28, 2014 (JUBA) – South Sudanese president Salva Kiir has warned Africans against relying on imported remedies to solve their problems, saying the continent is at risk of being embedded with solutions imposed on its 54 countries. (...)
Monday 2 August 2004
KHARTOUM, August 01, 2004 (Xinhua) — Nigerian President Olusegun Obasanjo, also current Chairman of the African Union (AU), stressed Sunday that the security and humanitarian crisis in Sudan ’s west region of Darfur should be resolved (...)
Saturday 5 June 2004
ABUJA, June 4 (AFP) — President Olusegun Obasanjo has congratulated his Sudanese counterpart Omar al-Beshir on the historic peace deal signed with the main rebel group Sudan People’s Liberation Army (SPLA).
The SPLA and Khartoum signed (...)
Why rejecting creation of more states in South Sudan?2015-10-05 16:31:37
By Peter Gai Manyuon
South Sudanese president Salva Kiir has unilaterally decreed expansion of the current Ten (10) states to 28 federal states in the country in an unexpected move announced on (...)
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 (...)