Wednesday 22 August 2012
By Bonifacio Taban Kuich
August 21, 2012 (BENTIU) - A five-year-old child drowned in the Nyal area of Unity State’s Payinjiar County as heavy floods washed away around 100 villages over the last week, according to a local official. (...)
Friday 26 April 2013
April 25, 2013 (JUBA) - South Sudan’s Northern Bahr el Ghazal state is seeking assistance to facilitate the return of over 26,000 people who officials say remain stranded in the Sudanese capital Khartoum. A South Sudanese man waves as (...)
Thursday 11 October 2012
October 10,2012 (BOR) – South Sudan Red Cross (SSRC) distributed mosquito nets, blankets and other aid items to flood victims in Bor, Jonglei State, on Tuesday. NGOs distributed the items to the affected people in Bor town on 9 October (...)
Friday 25 May 2012
May 23, 2012 (JUBA) - South Sudan on Wednesday convened a meeting to discuss strategic relief plans, apparently seen as an attempt by the government to respond to mounting food security challenges.
South Sudan became independent from (...)
Tuesday 20 March 2012
By Julius N. Uma
March 20, 2012 (JUBA) - The International Organization for Migration (IOM) has lauded the recently concluded framework agreement between Sudan and South Sudan, which defines movement, residence, economic activity and (...)
Thursday 12 August 2010
August 11, 2010 (KHARTOUM) - The government of the semi autonomous region of South Sudan on Wednesday appealed for international relief assistance months before holding a referendum on self determination.
James Kok Ruea, the newly (...)
Thursday 15 December 2011
December 14, 2011 (BOR) – Jonglei state governor Kuol Manyang Juuk has said that military equipment captured from rebel forces after a recent attack in Pigi county has “very valuable information” showing Khartoum’s support for South (...)
Saturday 28 August 2010
August 26, 2010 (BOR) – At least 56 people are dead and over 200 hospitalized in Ayod county of Jonglei state since a Kala-azar outbreak began in June, official records indicate. Hundreds of patients listen to Jonglei state officials (...)
Sunday 6 May 2012
May 4, 2012 (JUBA) - South Sudan on Friday expressed concerns over soaring food prices, pointing out that five states that border Sudan are experiencing “severe” food shortages allegedly due to closure of border in May last year. Former (...)
Tuesday 18 September 2012
September 17, 2012 (JUBA) - The International Organization for Migration (IOM) says it has completed data collection on basic services in 30 counties, which have seen high number of returnees to newly-independent South Sudan.
South Sudan and the nation building!2016-02-06 11:47:08
" Disagreement does't mean disapproval." Oprah Winfrey.
By Dhano Obongo
I have been delving in a debate within myself as to what could possibly be the proper way to expound a presentation to (...)
Africa: Strengthen steps to end child marriage2015-12-14 08:04:41
December 10, 2015
African governments should coordinate action to improve laws, education, health care, and public awareness to end the scourge of child marriage, Human Rights Watch said today (...)
Professor Akolda, it is too early for you to go2015-12-06 06:36:15
I learnt from social media of the untimely departure of Professor Akolda Maan Tier on the 30th Nov 2015, whom I knew and admired, as one of the great, committed sons of both Sudans, who dedicated (...)