Thursday 24 January 2013
January 23, 2013 (KHARTOUM) – The Sudanese minister of transportation and roads has tackled the issue of security with Chinese companies and measures needed to protect their workers in the troubled region of Darfur.
Four Chinese (...)
Wednesday 16 January 2013
By Tesfa-Alem Tekle
January 15, 2013 (ADDIS ABABA) - The Ethiopian Road and Transport Authority on Tuesday revealed that the construction of a highway linking Ethiopia with neighbouring Sudan has been completed and opened for (...)
Wednesday 18 September 2013
By Makol Bona Malwal
September 17, 2013 - To say that the new state of South Sudan, a country with over 80 percent of the population illiterate and more than 50 percent living below the poverty-line, is facing huge challenges in (...)
Sunday 21 October 2012
October 20, 2012 (JUBA) – South Sudan’s minister of Roads and Bridges, Gier Chuang Aluong, has announced the government’s plan to connect South Sudan and the neighbouring Kenya with a highway in order to boost economic activities between (...)
Monday 4 March 2013
March 3, 2013 (JUBA) – A senior regional leader in Ethiopia has welcomed a proposed road project in South Sudan that would connect the two countries and promote trade between them.
Gambella region’s vice president in Ethiopia, Gatluak (...)
Saturday 20 July 2013
July 18, 2013 (BOR) – A South Korean engineering unit helping keep peace in South Sudan’s Jonglei have started constructing roads in the state’s capital, Bor town.
A UN convoy, of almost 10 tippers and several excavators were seen on (...)
Tuesday 15 January 2013
January 14, 2013 (JUBA) – A delegation of US Senators have urged President Salva Kiir Mayardit of South Sudan to alternatively begin to truck his country’s oil to the international market through Ethiopia instead of waiting for Khartoum (...)
Tuesday 5 August 2014
August 5, 2014 (NYALA) – Unidentified armed men on Monday imposed toll charges on buses travelling between South Darfur state capital Nyala and North Darfur state capital El-Fashir. A Sudanese woman in Nyala, Darfur (AFP)
The group set (...)
Friday 11 May 2012
May 10, 2012 (JUBA) - Ugandan President, Yoweri Museveni on Wednesday officially commissioned the long-awaited construction of the Gulu-Nimule highway, which will directly link Uganda to the Republic of South Sudan with a paved road (...)
Wednesday 1 May 2013
May 1, 2013 (JUBA) - South Sudan’s government has prioritized construction of several economic and security roads and bridges in the country, which eight years after a peace deal ended decades of civil and almost two years after (...)
Riek Machar treacherous journey2014-08-21 04:41:42
From plotting a failed coup to ending in foreign land
By Steve Paterno
August 20, 2014 - After failing to ascend to the helm of power through party structures, the overly ambitious Riek (...)
Freedom of Expression in South Sudan: does it exists?2014-08-18 22:02:01
By Joseph Stewart Sr.
“You and I have a rendezvous with destiny. We will preserve for our children this, the last best hope of man on earth, or we will sentence them to take the first step into a (...)