Monday 26 March 2012
By Majok Nikodemo Arou
March 26, 2012 — Despite undergoing efforts of the South Sudan Government to disarm the hostile communities in the Jonglei State, more down to earth measures are required to prevent a potential rearmament.
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 (...)
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 (...)
Thursday 26 January 2012
By Bonifacio Taban Kuich
January 24, 2012 (BENTIU) – Child soldiers demobilised last year in Unity State by the South Sudan Disarmament Demobilisation Reintegration programme (SSDDR) have been given goats by Veterinaires Sans (...)
Thursday 16 February 2012
February 15,2,2012 (BOR) - Jonglei’s minister of Law Enforcement, Gabriel Duop Lam, has urged citizens in the conflict ravaged state to cooperate with the South Sudan military to disarm peacefully.
Over 120,000 people have been (...)
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 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 (...)
Monday 14 November 2011
November 13, 2011 (KHARTOUM) — The Liberation and Justice Movement (LJM) said it would seek international support from Washington this week, to convince holdout rebel groups to join a peace deal reached in Doha last July.
A delegation (...)
Sunday 11 March 2012
March 10, 2012 (BOR) – Jonglei State’s Akobo commissioner says between 500 and 800 are missing some of them feared dead following Friday’s dawn attack on cattle camps and villages by armed Murle tribesmen. In this UN file photo of 2009 (...)
Thursday 11 June 2009
June 10, 2009 (PHNOM PENH) – Some 52 Cambodian soldiers left today for Sudan where they will take part in demining operations within the framework of the UN mission in Sudan.
The Cambodian soldiers, all members of the army’s (...)
A critique of the IGAD protocol for peace in S Sudan2014-08-30 05:53:03
“A critique of the IGAD protocol on agreed principles on transitional arrangements towards resolution of the crisis in South Sudan”
By David de Chand
August 29, 2014 - First and foremost of all, (...)
IGAD failure to delivering peace for South Sudan!2014-08-30 05:43:48
By Jacob Odong
August 29, 2014- The East African Inter-Governmental Authority on Development (IGAD) is concluding a plan to allow for what they are calling a unity government for South Sudan. If (...)