Thursday 18 December 2014
December 17, 14 (BOR) – Child abductions and cattle rustling have resumed between the Dinka Bor and Murle ethnic groups in South Sudan’s Jonglei state.
Both sides continue to trade accusations over who is responsible for the incidents. (...)
Sunday 17 February 2013
February 16, 2013 (RUMBEK) - The newly-appointed caretaker Governor of South Sudan’s Lakes state, Major Gen. Matur Chut Dhuol has initiated a policy licensing all firearms in the region. Matur Chuot Dhuol was appointed as caretaker (...)
Thursday 18 April 2013
April 17, 2013 (JUBA) - South Sudan’s army (SPLA) has come under increased criticisms from citizens and state government officials over the way it has intervened in separating conflicting communities in Eastern Equatoria state’s Budi (...)
Thursday 19 April 2012
April 17, 2012 (JUBA) – South Sudan’s army (SPLA) says that some Murle cattle herders are avoiding handing over their weapons to the military as part of a statewide disarmament campaign in Jonglei following severe violence earlier this (...)
Saturday 2 February 2013
February 1, 2013 (JUBA) - South Sudan’s Warrap and Unity states have opened a joint police station on their tense border to curb cattle raiding between neighbouring communities, which regularly results in the death of civilians. Warrap (...)
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.
Tuesday 27 May 2014
May 26, 2014 (RUMBEK) – A police source in Lakes state said on Monday that clashes between the rival counties of Rumbek North (Maper) and Cueibet have killed 156 people between 21 and 23 May due to cattle raiding and revenge attacks. (...)
Saturday 26 January 2013
January 25, 2013 (RUMBEK) - One soldier was killed and another injured in an ambush on a car carrying members of the South Sudanese army (SPLA) travelling from Juba to the Lakes state capital Rumbek on Thursday.
A security source (...)
Wednesday 5 June 2013
June 3, 2013 (KAMPALA) - Mayom county commissioner John Bol Mayak has dismissed claims of masterminding an attack by youths in South Sudan’s Warrap state.
His comments come after Gongrial East commissioner Akot Lual Akot accused Mayak (...)
Wednesday 9 January 2013
By Bonifacio Taban Kuich
January 8, 2013 (BENTIU) - Cattle owners in South Sudan’s Unity State say that the government has failed to protect them from raids from neighbouring areas after an estimated 7,000 cattle were stolen from (...)
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. (...)