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 (...)
Monday 23 August 2004
ABUJA, Aug 23 (AFP) — Nigeria’s President Olusegun Obasanjo on Sunday warned Sudan to move more quickly to disarm the feared Janjaweed militia and called for African Union peacekeepers to be sent to Darfur.
On the eve of an African (...)
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 (...)
Saturday 24 September 2011
September 23, 2011 (JUBA) - The Sudan People’s Liberation Army (SPLA) division six commander in charge of disarmament in Lakes and Unity states, Marial Chanuong Yol, told press that disarmament is moving ahead peacefully. SPLA MG Marial (...)
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 (...)
Monday 18 February 2013
February 17, 2013 (BOR) - South Sudan’s vice-president, Riek Machar, visited Jonglei state’s Akobo county on Sunday following clashes that killed over 100 people on 9 February, receiving a negative reception from some angry residents. (...)
Saturday 24 March 2012
March 23, 2012 (BOR) - The leaders of the Jonglei Peace Initiative arrived in Bor on Friday to discuss how to resolve conflicts that have erupted in June, August and December last year running into 2012. From Left: Archbishop Daniel (...)
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 (...)
Sunday 21 November 2004
By SUKHDEV CHHATBAR
DAR ES SALAAM, Tanzania, Nov 20, 2004 (AP) — Fifteen African leaders signed Saturday a framework agreement that took ten years to reach aimed at ending the cycle of war and dictatorship in central Africa, but U.N. (...)
Wednesday 29 February 2012
February 28, 2012 (JUBA) – A grandson of the Nuer Prophet, Ngundeng Bong, has joined the Jonglei Peace Initiative (JPI) in the latest attempt by the leadership of the organisation to positively contribute to a peaceful resolution of the (...)
Land ownership and conflict of laws in South Sudan 2015-08-01 05:39:05
By Ajo Noel Julious K.
Land in South Sudan is a prickly thing, complicated even further by the confusion associated with legal land ownership. The parallels and discrepancies between provisions (...)
In memoirs of Dr John Garang de Mabior 2015-07-30 06:14:54
By Mabor Maker Dhelbeny
The event of commemorating this day, as a memorial day of our martyrs since 1955 to 2005 was because of the Late Dr John Garang de Mabior. He died in a helicopter plane (...)