Saturday 8 June 2013 June 7, 2013 (JUBA) – South Sudan’s cabinet on Friday failed to conduct its weekly meeting due to negligence amidst conflicting explanations over what prevented the executive members from attending to one of their constitutional duties. (...)
Friday 17 August 2012 August 16, 2012 (JUBA) - During a heated debate in the South Sudan parliament on Wednesday, members voted to postpone the vetting names of the nine members of the election commission appointed by the country’s president Salva Kiir, at (...)
Monday 19 March 2012 March 19, 2012 (JUBA) - The US-based Carter Center has advised South Sudan lawmakers to ensure that term limits, particularly for the president and state governors are included within the country’s national elections law, currently in (...)
Tuesday 6 August 2013 By Bonifacio Taban Kuich
August 5, 2013 (BENTIU) – Civil servants in South Sudan’s Unity got the shock of their lives on Monday when they reported to work only to find their premises locked.
Authorities allegedly instructed security (...)
Saturday 20 July 2013 July 19, 2013 (JUBA) - At least 52% of South Sudanese have expressed dissatisfaction with the way the government is managing the country’s affairs, a survey conducted by the International Republic Institution (IRI) shows. South (...)
Thursday 6 December 2012 December 4, 2012 (BOR) - Jonglei State launched a forum for county commissioners, executive directors, paramount chiefs, chairpersons of county legislative assemblies and women representatives in Bor on Monday. The first row of (...)
Friday 30 March 2012 March 29, 2012 (JUBA) - As newly independent South Sudan embarks on post-war recovery efforts, East African regional body IGAD has launched an initiative aimed at strengthening capacity building in the country’s public service.
Wednesday 29 August 2012 By Bonifacio Taban Kuich
August 27, 2012 (BENTIU) – A meeting by South Sudan’s ruling Sudan People’s Liberation Movement (SPLM) was held in Unity state on 23 August under the theme “One Government, One SPLM Party and One Community.” (...)
Saturday 2 June 2012 June 2, 2012 (JUBA) – South Sudan’s President Salva Kiir has written to over 75 former and current government officials directly asking them to account for misappropriated funds. Salva Kiir speaks to the media at the presidential guest (...)
Sunday 14 April 2013 April 12 2013 (JUBA) – The UN Children Fund (UNICEF) and RedR UK have conducted a series of capacity building workshops on disaster management and emergency response in Malakal, the Upper Nile state capital.
Similar trainings, UNICEF (...)
President Bashir: a historian at large2013-12-08 04:09:55 By Magdi El Gizouli
A confident President Bashir addressed a jovial crowd on Saturday in Garri, just north of Khartoum to celebrate what state media described as the 500th anniversary of Sudan’s (...)
Sudan: Dozens Held Without Charge2013-12-03 05:05:33 African Commission Should Investigate Alleged Torture and Ill-Treatment
(Nairobi, November 28, 2013) – Sudan is still detaining dozens of people without charge in connection with September 2013 (...)
Wulu county MPs condemn governor’s defamatory speech2013-11-30 06:31:51 PRESS RELEASE
Wulu County Members of Parliament Condemn the Caretaker Governor’s Defamatory Speech
On Monday the 25th of November, 2013, the caretaker Governor of Lakes state Gen. Matur Chut (...)