Saturday 25 February 2012
February 24, 2012 (JUBA) – Christians in South Sudan are planning a pilgrimage to Israel in fulfillment of what they say was God’s promise in the Bible to the people of the region, senior Church leaders have announced. FILE - A Bishop (...)
Wednesday 5 January 2011
By Ngor Arol Garang
January 3, 2011 (ABYEI) - Photos from yesterdays article: Episcopal diocese of Aweil calls for peaceful referendum. Episcopal diocese of Aweil, in Northern Bahr el Ghazal, led by Bishop Abraham Yel Nhial, gives (...)
Thursday 12 August 2010
August 11, 2010 (KHARTOUM) – Sudanese activists have criticized the Sudanese parliament’s call, earlier this month, for the introduction of stoning as a punishment for women accused of adultery along with other measures which restrict (...)
Friday 8 February 2013
February 7, 2013 (KHARTOUM) – The secretary general of the Sudan People’s Liberation Movement North (SPLM-N), Yasir Arman, has cautioned against Islamist movements saying they represent a threat to African diversity and called for the (...)
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. (...)
Thursday 15 May 2014
May 5, 2014 (KHARTOUM) – A Sudanese court has sentenced a heavily pregnant Christian woman to death by hanging and 100 lashes after convicting her on charges of apostasy and adultery.
A Khartoum court handed down the sentence on (...)
Sunday 11 November 2012
November 10, 2012 (ADDIS ABABA) - A US religious freedom group has called on Ethiopian authorities to stop what it said was an emerging religious freedom violations against Muslim minorities in the Horn of Africa.
The US Commission on (...)
Monday 11 February 2013
February 11, 2013 (JUBA) – South Sudan’s vice-president, Riek Machar, has called on the religious institutions in the 19-month-old country to promote education in their respective organisations.
He also reiterated his government’s (...)
Friday 7 June 2013
June 6, 2013 (JUBA) - Two members of the Presbyterian Church in South Sudan have been detained without access to their families or lawyers since being arrested from their homes on 19 May, Amnesty International says.
The human rights (...)
Monday 4 July 2016
July 3, 2016 (JUBA) - A top South Sudanese religious leader has criticized the hate speech employed by high ranking officials and their supporters to polarize the country, calling for solidarity among those victimized by the “smear (...)
South Sudan, a year after peace agreement 2016-08-20 21:39:17
By Beny Gideon Mabor
“Our detractors have already written us off, even before the proclamation of our independence. They say we will slip into civil war as soon as our flag is hoisted. They (...)
Sudan Crisis: Who would be accountable for?2016-08-18 09:11:56
A case sufficiently exposed, squarely tabled but evasively torpedoed with ulterior motives
By Trayo Ahmed Ali
As Sudan National Dialogue "roadmap" (proposed by the AUHIP Panel) was signed in (...)