Saturday 21 September 2013 September 18, 2013 (WAU) - South Sudan’s president Salva Kiir on Wednesday commissioned the demobilisation, disarmament and reintegration (DDR) of 290 ex-combatants.
The launch in Mapel, a strategic area in Western Bahr el Ghazal (...)
Tuesday 19 February 2013 February 18, 2013 (JUBA) – Chiefs from the Lou-Nuer community of Walgak payam in Akobo county have criticised the government for not doing enough to protect their vulnerable disarmed populations in South Sudan’s Jonglei state. South (...)
Monday 9 January 2012 Adds revised death toll from 60 to 23. Adds number of injured and estimate for cattle raided.
January 8, 2012 (BOR) – Conflict between the Murle and Luo Nuer tribes in South Sudan’s Jonglei State continued on Sunday with the Murle (...)
Thursday 15 March 2012 Arms collected from Bor, displayed at Malual-chat army barracks for Jonglei state governor Kuol Manyang to inspect on March 14, 2012 (ST)Arms collected from Bor, displayed at Malual-chat army barracks for Jonglei state governor Kuol (...)
Friday 16 December 2005 Dec 15, 2005 (NAIROBI) — The United Nations on Thursday launched anti-mine program in Nairobi, appealing for 85.4 million US dollars to remove landmines in Sudan, Somalia and Uganda. A Kenyan soldier brusher sand from a landmine during (...)
Saturday 24 March 2012 March 23, 2012 (JUBA) – South Sudan’s Vice President, Riek Machar, has called on a spiritual leader in Uror County of Jonglei State to peacefully surrender his guns to the authorities and live his life freely like a normal civilian. Lou (...)
Monday 29 November 2010 By Bonifacio Taban Kuich
November 27,2010 (BENTIU) – Disabled war veterans from the Sudan People Liberation Army (SPLA) have been encouraged to participate in the south Sudan’s referendum on independence in January. Disabled SPLA (...)
Tuesday 18 September 2012 September 17, 2012 (JUBA) – A coordination conference on the program of disarmament, demobilization and reintegration (DDR) for South Sudan held on Monday in the Ethiopian capital, Addis Ababa, has called for new approach in the program (...)
Thursday 13 October 2011 By Justin Ambago Ramba.
October 12, 2011 — It’s commendable that the government of South Sudan took upon itself the bold initiative ever to address the widespread insecurity in the country through an enforced nationwide disarmament (...)
Who was behind the killing of civilians in Bor?2014-04-22 06:50:43 By Peter Gai Manyuon
"A nation that continues year after year to spend more money on military defense than on programs of social uplift is approaching spiritual death", from unknown author. (...)
Embracing victimhood to celebrate victimisation2014-04-22 06:28:12 By Juliana Bol
April 21, 2014 - It was a bit disturbing to hear news of our citizens in the IDP camps (where they are seeking protection and shelter) celebrating the recapture of Bentiu -in (...)
SDFG mourn the loss of a Sudanese activist2014-04-20 09:02:39 The Sudan Democracy First Group mourns the loss of Osman Hummaida, a towering figure of the human rights movement in Sudan, and a tireless campaigner for democracy and peace in the country. Osman (...)