Sunday 3 March 2013
By Bonifacio Taban Kuich
March 2, 2013 (BENTIU) - Local leaders in Unity state called for a new round of voluntarily civilian disarmament at a two-day conference in Bentiu last week to address the issue of violent crime and cattle (...)
Tuesday 26 June 2012
June 25, 2012 (BOR) - At least nine people were killed and several others are missing or wounded in an attack on boats in Akobo county, Jonglei state, on Thursday. Akobo commissioner, Goy Jooyul in his office, February 10, 2012 (...)
Monday 7 May 2012
May 6, 2012 (BOR) - The president of South Sudan has urged the people of Jonglei state against inter-ethnic violence by respecting the recently signed peace accord. South Sudan President Salva Kiir with governor, Kuol Manyang at Bor (...)
Wednesday 18 January 2012
January 17, 2012 (BOR) – Jonglei state governor, Kuol Manyang Juuk, said on Tuesday that at least 46 people were killed and seven wounded in Duk county following an attack late on Monday, by members of the Murle ethnic group from Pibor (...)
Sunday 17 June 2012
June 15, 2012 (JUBA) - The director of operations for brigade, one of Jonglei state’s auxiliary forces, Matthew Mathiang Magordit told reporters that Pibor county has become the focus of the state wide disarmament programme.
Thursday 3 January 2013
January 2, 2013 (BOR) – Leaders of Jonglei State’s Bor County have dismissed suggestions that gunmen attacking their villages are loyal to a rebel leader operating in neighbouring Pibor County, asserting that the raids are simply a (...)
Sunday 25 March 2012
March 24, 2012 (JUBA) – South Sudan’s army, the Sudan People’s Liberation Army (SPLA) on Saturday denied using child soldiers. Former child soldiers leave the arms behind, South Sudan (UN)
Pieng Deng Kuol, the deputy chief of general (...)
Tuesday 7 February 2012
February 7, 2012 (JUBA) - Following six weeks of raids and counter raids in Jonglei state, armed men from the Nuer ethnic group announced Saturday that they are forming a combined force with the Dinka tribe and members of the Nuer from (...)
Saturday 21 January 2012
January 20, 2012 (KHARTOUM) – The Sudanese government has reaffirmed its rejection at any attempt to deliver aid in South Kordofan and Blue Nile states outside the purview of its authority.
Khartoum refuses to allow foreign aid groups (...)
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 (...)
SOUTH SUDAN: peace or genocide?2015-10-07 12:59:30
By Richard Moula
President Salva Kiir of South Sudan has once again declared a war of genocide and ethnic cleansing on the small ethnic tribe of Moru in Western Equatoria.
As from 16th (...)
Why rejecting creation of more states in South Sudan?2015-10-05 16:31:37
By Peter Gai Manyuon
South Sudanese president Salva Kiir has unilaterally decreed expansion of the current Ten (10) states to 28 federal states in the country in an unexpected move announced on (...)