Thursday 14 April 2011
April 13, 2011 (JUBA) - The International Organization for Migration (IOM) has stepped up its efforts to ensure that over 10,000 ex-combatants are re-integrated in three selected states of South Sudan prior to the country’s July (...)
Friday 10 February 2012
February 8, 2012 (JUBA) – Members of the national parliament and community leaders from the two states of Warrap and Lakes have appealed to the national government to reconcile rival communities and conduct a comprehensive disarmament. (...)
Wednesday 1 February 2012
January 31, 2012 (BOR) – Mary Ayen ran away with her two sisters and a brother from a village due to the recent insecurity in Jonglei state and settled in Bor town in December but now face the dilemma of where to get education when (...)
Tuesday 6 March 2012
By Ngor Arol Garang
March 5, 2012 (JUBA) – The South Sudan army, the Sudan People’s Liberation Army (SPLA) has announced its readiness to conduct the ”peaceful” collection of illegal arms from the civil population across the country but (...)
Wednesday 4 April 2012
April 2, 2012 (JUBA) - Jonglei State’s police commissioner, Kothea Kedit Muortat, has welcomed the on-going civil population disarmament in the region saying that it will bring lasting peace to the state’s inhabitants. Jonglei (...)
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 (...)
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 (...)
Will the Obama administration fix its Sudan policy?2015-08-02 20:43:08
By Ahmed Hussain Adam
President Obama concluded his three-day symbolic visit to Africa this week, but the 12-year old genocide of Darfur is still unfolding. One would welcome Obama’s achievements (...)
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 (...)