Friday 29 June 2012
June 28, 2012 (JUBA) - The Sudan People’s Liberation Army (SPLA) deputy head of logistics and commander of Jonglei disarmament, Kuol Deim Kuol, announced during an interview with Sudan Tribune that more 11,000 illegal firearms have been (...)
Friday 9 March 2012
March 8, 2012 (BOR) – Susan Page, the US ambassador to South Sudan, said on Wednesday her country “encourages... voluntary disarmament” in Jonglei state where government forces are to collect illegal weapons. Jonglei governor Kuol Manyang (...)
Wednesday 29 December 2010
December 28, 2010 (KHARTOUM) - Sudan has demanded the United Nations Development Fund (UNDP) to provide it with a detailed auditory report on the finances of a program designed to rehabilitate former war soldiers, as news of money (...)
Monday 19 March 2012
March 19, 2012 (JUBA) – Chiefs from the Lou-Nuer communities expressed their readiness on Sunday to handover their guns peacefully to the authorities as part of the comprehensive disarmament taking place in Jonglei State in response to (...)
Monday 8 November 2010
By Bonifacio Taban Kuich
November 7, 2010 (JUBA) - Authorities in Mayom county have said that citizens from the county have peacefully handed over 1,731 guns to the southern army – the SPLA.
Col. John Madeng Gatduel told Sudan Tribune (...)
Saturday 15 September 2012
September 14, 2012 (JUBA) - South Sudan’s leadership has generated plans to establish work brigades from the ex-combatants that will be affected by the country’s disarmament, demobilization and reintegration (DDR) program.
Up to (...)
Tuesday 22 March 2005
MAPUTO, Mar 21, 2005 (Xinhua) — A group of 22 Mozambican sappers working with US RONCO demining company, have been clearing landmines from about 200,000 square meters every month in Sudan, local media reported on Monday.
The aim is to (...)
Tuesday 13 March 2012
By John Actually
March 12, 2012 (BOR) - The President of South Sudan, Salva Kiir Mayardit, travelled to Bor on Monday to declare the start of a disarmament campaign in Jonglei, asking the state’s population to corporate with the (...)
Tuesday 28 February 2012
February 27,2012 (JUBA) - South Sudan has called on the new nation’s military, the Sudan People’s Liberation Amy (SPLA), to exhibit discipline as it embarks on a potentially volatile disarmament campaign which begins in three days time. (...)
Tuesday 27 March 2012
By Ngor Arol Garang
March 26, 2012 (JUBA) - At least 11 people in Twic County, Warrap state were killed on 25 March, Twic County commissioner, Dominic Deng Kuoc Malek, told Sudan Tribune on 26 March.
Mostly women and children are (...)
Appointment of Dr. Riek as FVP is welcome but...?2016-02-13 13:18:16
By James Okuk
“Geography has made us neighbors. History has made us friends. Economics has made us partners, and necessity has made us allies.” – President J.F. Kennedy.
On Thursday February 11, (...)
Africa: Strengthen steps to end child marriage2015-12-14 08:04:41
December 10, 2015
African governments should coordinate action to improve laws, education, health care, and public awareness to end the scourge of child marriage, Human Rights Watch said today (...)
Professor Akolda, it is too early for you to go2015-12-06 06:36:15
I learnt from social media of the untimely departure of Professor Akolda Maan Tier on the 30th Nov 2015, whom I knew and admired, as one of the great, committed sons of both Sudans, who dedicated (...)