Tuesday 11 March 2014 March 10, 14 (BOR) - At least two people were killed and three others seriously injured on Sunday after suspected Murle raiders attacked Jonglei’s Twic East county, an official said.
Dau Akoi, the county commissioner described the (...)
Friday 17 January 2014 January 17, 2014 (JUBA) – Heavy fighting in South Sudan’s troubled Unity state spilled over into neighbouring Warrap state on Wednesday, killing at least two people and driving out more than 400 head of cattle. The map of Warrap state in (...)
Sunday 9 February 2014 February 7, 2014 (KAMPALA) - A former Payinjiar County district administrator told Sudan Tribune on Friday that the South Sudanese army (SPLA) launched another attack on rebel positions in the southern part of Unity state. SPLA (...)
Friday 21 February 2014 February 19, 2014 (JUBA) - Authorities from South Sudan’s Warrap state are seeking military intervention from the central government after armed elements believed to have come from neigbouring Unity state carried out an attack in which (...)
Friday 10 January 2014 January 9, 2014 (RUMBEK) - Inter-clan clashes erupted in Rumbek, the capital of Lakes State on Thursday at remote cattle camps in Manyiel and Jahla resulting into 37 deaths, according to South Sudanese police.
More than 30 people (...)
Sunday 29 December 2013 December 28, 2013 (RUMBEK) - Authorities in South Sudan’s Lakes state said that inter-clan clashes spurred by cattle raiding and counter revenge attacks have once again flared. South Sudan’s Lakes state and its neighbouring regions have (...)
Sunday 2 June 2013 May 31, 2013 (JUBA) - At least 33 people, mainly children and the elderly, have so far died in various cattle raids within South Sudan’s Warrap state, with officials pointing fingers at groups from neighbouring Unity state.
Saturday 5 May 2012 May 4, 2012 (BOR) – Participants of a peace conference in South Sudan’s volatile Jonglei State have expressed concern that the current peace talks may not be able to address the underlying causes of violence despite confidence that a (...)
Monday 20 January 2014 January 19, 2014 (JUBA) - Authorities in South Sudan’s Warrap have arrested a senior community leader after he criticised the state government’s handling of security issues, lawmakers said on Sunday.
Karlos Maluil Makuek, deputy (...)
Tuesday 3 July 2012 July 2, 2012 (BENTIU) - Heavy rainfall in Payinjiar County in Unity State on Saturday has forced over 100 families to flee their homes at Tayar Port, according the area’s Commissioner, Peter Gai Joak. Group of people fleeing from (...)
Women play a central role in peace 2014-03-10 07:18:26 By John Kerry
March 8, 2014 - International Women's Day is more than a moment marked on a calendar. It is a day not just to renew our determination to make the world a more peaceful and (...)
UNMISS head of mission must heed calls to step down2014-03-08 11:44:51 By Rose Sakala
March 7, 2014 - The calls by the South Sudanese for the Head of the UN Mission ( UNMISS) to step down ought to be taken seriously for it is their prerogative to determine who is (...)
Khartoum: really out of the terrorism business?2014-03-08 11:33:53 By Eric Reeves
March 7, 2014 - Given the U.S. intelligence community's eager relationship with Khartoum, it would be convenient if the National Islamic Front/National Congress Party regime were (...)