Monday 26 August 2013
August 25, 2013 (JUBA) – He was appointed the vice president of South Sudan a few days back, received overwhelming approval from lawmakers, many of whom will miss his long stint as their speaker. South Sudan’s new vice president James (...)
Friday 25 May 2012
May 24, 2012 (JUBA) - South Sudan provides its ten states with only 16% of the national budget, with 84% being spent by the federal government in Juba, a report by the newly-established Sudd Research Institute revealed on Thursday. A (...)
Thursday 19 June 2014
June 18, 2014 (JUBA) - A South Sudanese police general has called for the split of Northern Bahr el Ghazal into two states, claiming that the creation of more administrative entities in the area would take services closer to the people (...)
Friday 29 August 2014
August 28, 2014 (JUBA) – A South Sudanese rebel official on Thursday described president Salva Kiir as a “symbol of division”, claiming the latter’s presence in the interim administration would undermine meaningful democratic reforms and (...)
Tuesday 10 June 2014
June 9, 2014 (JUBA) – The governor of South Sudan’s Western Equatoria state has reignited the debate over federalism, saying it is the system of governance that will control tribal-related conflicts and give citizens the power to decide (...)
Friday 22 August 2014
AUGUST 21, 2014 (WAU) – A senior member of South Sudan’s ruling party (SPLM) in Western Bahr el Ghazal state has rejected a controversial proposal to create a prime minister to accommodate rebel leader Riek Machar. Senior MP Efisio Kon (...)
Thursday 6 June 2013
June 4, 2013 (JUBA) – Federalism is the best system of governance for South Sudan, said the country’s vice-president, Riek Machar, who further advocated for creation of more states in the country. South Sudan’s vice-president, Riek Machar (...)
Saturday 2 August 2014
By Tesfa-Alem Tekle
August 1, 2014 (ADDIS ABABA) – Two South Sudanese youth organisations signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) on Friday, agreeing to jointly engage in collective efforts to overthrow the government.
The National (...)
Friday 27 June 2014
June 26, 2014 (JUBA) – South Sudan has been named the world’s “most fragile” state, ending Somalia’s six-years atop the Fragile State Index, a new report says.
The report, issued by the United States-based Fund for Peace (FFP), blames (...)
Saturday 4 August 2012
Petition against the removal of local chiefs by the commissioner of Twic East County, Dau Akoi Jurkuch, on 25th July, 2012.
TO: H.E. Kuol Manyang Juuk, Governor, Jonglei State.
CC: Hon. Madam Hilde Johnson, Special Representative of (...)
Hundreds walk for peace in South Sudan2014-09-23 08:30:16
National Platform for Peace and Reconciliation (NPPR)
Juba, 21 September 2014 - Hundreds of people took to the streets of the South Sudan capital Jubato ‘Walk for Peace’and demand (...)