Monday 15 December 2014
December 14, 2014 (JUBA) – Japan will resume its development aid to South Sudan following suspension of its bilateral cooperation at the height of the conflict in the new nation, a diplomat disclosed.
Ambassador Takeshi Akamatsu said (...)
Sunday 2 June 2013
June 1, 2013 (JUBA) - South Sudan said Japanese Toyota Company has accepted to construct an alternative oil pipeline from the landlocked nation to the Kenyan Port of Lamu. President Salva Kiir and the delegation meeting the Toyota team (...)
Saturday 31 August 2013
August 30, 2013 (JUBA) - The Japanese government has contributed US$1.934 million to help United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) provide food assistance to the most vulnerable people in South Sudan. A woman carries food items (...)
Wednesday 22 August 2012
August 21, 2012 (JUBA) - The International Organization for Migration (IOM) and the Japanese government on Monday signed an agreement with South Sudan to mark the launch of a new initiative seeking to develop the young nation’s capacity (...)
Saturday 29 March 2014
March 28, 2014 (KHARTOUM) – The Japanese government has announced it will allocate $500,000 from its 2013 supplementary budget to support mission of the African Union High-Level Implementation Panel on Sudan and South Sudan (AUHIP). (...)
Friday 6 April 2012
By Julius N. Uma
April 5, 2012 (JUBA) - The Japanese government has earmarked $35m from the 2011 supplementary budget as its contribution in response to the United Nations contingency and other emergency appeals for joint efforts to (...)
Tuesday 10 March 2009
March 9, 2009 (TOKYO) – The Sudanese First Vice-President has cancelled his trip to Japan where he was expected to attend a meeting on Africa security and meet government officials.
In a press statement issued today, the Japanese (...)
Tuesday 1 July 2008
June 30, 2008 (TOKYO) — Japan will send military personnel to Sudan to join U.N. peacekeeping operations in the country’s first military dispatch to the African nation, Prime Minister Yasuo Fukuda said Monday.
Fukuda announced the move (...)
Friday 7 May 2010
May 6, 2010 (KHARTOUM) —Japanese experts will travel to Sudan on Friday to study the feasibility of dispatching military helicopters to join the UN peacekeeping mission operating in southern Sudan.
If the decision is taken, it would be (...)
Thursday 29 October 2009
October 28, 2009 (KHARTOUM) — The Secretary General of the Southern Sudan ruling party who is visiting Tokyo discussed yesterday with the Japanese state secretary for foreign affairs the implementation of the peace process and South’s (...)
South Sudan: Justice remains elusive, one year on2014-12-17 04:17:40
By Elizabeth Deng
December 16 2014 - A year after the outbreak of violence in Juba last December, hopes of accountability for abuses linked to the conflict remain distant. Despite repeated calls (...)
Sudan protects terrorists2014-12-15 04:29:57
By Kimberly Hollingsworth*
December 15, 2014 - Sudan used to be the heart of Africa; now, Sudan is the heart of international terrorist organizations. Sudan is the hub for training extremists. (...)