Tuesday 8 May 2012
May 7, 2012 (JUBA) - The special representative of the secretary-general of the UN for South Sudan, Hilde F. Johnson, on Monday called for the opening of a new chapter of peace between the ethnic groups of the troubled state of Jonglei (...)
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. (...)
Friday 2 December 2011
December 1, 2011 (JUBA) - A joint meeting of the UN Mission in South Sudan (UNMISS) and the Government of South Sudan involving discussion on preparations of mechanisms for the implementation of the UN mandate in the newly independent (...)
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 (...)
Wednesday 18 September 2013
September 17, 2013 (RUMBEK) – A surprise forceful disarmament by local authorities in Rumbek, the Lakes state capital Tuesday left two people dead, according to local reports.
Four people reportedly sustained gunshot wounds and have (...)
Saturday 15 September 2012
September 14, 2012 (JUBA) - South Sudan’s leadership has generated plans to establish work brigades from the ex-combatants that will be affected by the country’s disarmament, demobilization and reintegration (DDR) program.
Up to (...)
Saturday 25 August 2012
August 24, 2012 (LONDON) — Government soldiers committed murder, torture and rape in the largest and troubled South Sudanese state of Jonglei said the United Nations mission in the new country (UNMISS) on Friday. SPLA soldiers take (...)
Wednesday 30 June 2004
ADDIS ABABA, June 30, 2004 (dpa) — African foreign ministers Wednesday opened talks to prepare for next week’s summit, hearing an appeal for help the Sudanese government disarm militiamen in Darfur, western Sudan.
Alpha Oumar Konare (...)
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.
Friday 8 November 2013
November 7, 2013 (RUMBEK) - Authorities in Lakes state’s Yirol West county of reported that a series of firearms have been discovered in remote cattle camps occupied by pastoralist youth from the Apaak community.
Colonel Majak Ruei (...)
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By Peter Gai Manyuon
September 18, 2014 - The recent order from the Ministry of Labor and Public Service in the Republic of South Sudan that was issued on 16th of September 2014 is absolute (...)
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By Mohamed Elshabik
September 15, 2014 - Sudan seems to be unconcerned by the current political crisis in the region. Amid a prognosis of full-scale war in South Sudan, unrest in Egypt, chaos in (...)