Friday 27 July 2012
July 26, 2012 (BENTIU) - An armed man suspected to be an ex-soldier was shot dead by South Sudan’s army on Wednesday in Unity State’s Mayom County after he shot and wounded two women in their homes.
In the fire fight between the armed (...)
Wednesday 14 March 2012
March 13, 2012 (RUMBEK) - The commissioner of Rumbek East county of Lakes state, David Marial Gumke, reported that his county authority has arrested 24 suspected criminals involved in cattle raiding activities. David Marial Gumke, (...)
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 (...)
Tuesday 9 August 2011
August 8, 2011 (JUBA) – The speaker of the National Legislative Assembly in South Sudan, James Wani Igga, called on the government to address issues of insecurity in the new nation.
Igga made the remarks on Monday while delivering a (...)
Sunday 19 February 2012
February 19, 2012 (JUBA) - The vice president of South Sudan Riek Machar together with governor of Lakes, Unity and Warrap states all converged in Lakes state on Saturday morning to discuss cattle rustling and border issues affecting (...)
Saturday 2 June 2012
June 1, 2012 (BOR) - Jonglei State governor, Kuol Manyang Juuk, said Friday that there had been a 90 percent drop in raids and cases of abduction in his state during a visit to Bor of the United Nations Special Representative of the (...)
Sunday 11 September 2011
September 10, 2011 (JUBA) - The Sudan People’s Liberation Army (SPLA), which became the official army of the newly established Republic of South Sudan in July, said on Saturday it has begun disarming civilians in Lakes state. Gelweng (...)
Monday 27 February 2012
February 26, 2012 (BOR) - South Sudan’s president, Salva Kiir Mayardit, told a rally in Jonglei state - the scene of large scale ethnic violence over the last two months - that the military and police would fight cattle raiders if they (...)
Wednesday 25 July 2012
July 24, 2012 (RUMBEK) - South Sudan’s state of Western Bahr el Ghazal on Tuesday said it stopped soldiers and other members of the organised forces from carrying weapons in public places, apparently in an attempt to reduce crimes (...)
Tuesday 3 April 2012
April 2, 2012 (BOR) - Sudan Sudan’s army (SPLA) announced on Monday that civilians will be arrested if they are found to carrying weapons after 30 April. Those who attempt to escape disarmament or run away from the SPLA will be met with (...)
Reform of South Sudan Judiciary: where to start?2015-07-06 22:36:08
By Ajo Noel Julious K.
The other day I was at my favorite tea spot by the roadside at Mahata Yei, sipping hot kerekede – hibiscus tea – as speeding bikers and motor vehicles moved by. In local, (...)