Tuesday 6 January 2015
January 6, 2015 (RUMBEK) – The caretaker governor of Lakes state, Maj-Gen Matur Chut Dhuol announced his new cabinet on Monday amidst criticisms from youth and the elderly.
Gordon Maker Manyiel, Wuol Agang Madhek and Daniel Chol (...)
Wednesday 4 December 2013
December 3, 2013 (JUBA) - South Sudan president Salva Kiir has openly accused some members of his ruling Sudan Peoples Liberation Movement (SPLM) party of acting more like those opposed to the country’s leadership. President Salva Kiir (...)
Tuesday 6 August 2013
August 5, 2013 (JUBA) – South Sudan president, Salva Kiir has unexpectedly reversed an earlier order and appointed five female ministers and an equal numbers of deputies in his newly-formed government. South Sudan president Salva Kiir (...)
Wednesday 11 June 2014
June 10, 2014 (JUBA) – Youth leaders from South Sudan’s Greater Equatoria region have declared their support for federalism, saying the system of governance underscores the common position already adopted by their leaders.
“It’s our (...)
Monday 1 December 2014
November 30, 2014 (JUBA) – Members of South Sudan’s ruling party chapter in United States conducted a two-day convention at which they elected Ladu Gubek as their new chairperson.
The election, described as free, fair and democratic (...)
Wednesday 4 September 2013
September 2, 2013 (TORIT) – Lawmakers in South Sudan’s Eastern Equatoria state have summoned the health minister and commissioner over poor sanitation in the capital, Torit. Eastern Equatoria health minister Margarete Itto addresses the (...)
Tuesday 15 November 2011
November 14, 2011 (JUBA) — Louis Lobong, the Governor of Eastern Equatoria, has sacked the Magwi county, in the wake of continuous clashes between the Madi and Acholi communities over land.
The decree relieving Peter Bongomin of his (...)
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 (...)
Sunday 16 November 2014
November 15, 2014 (KAMPALA) – The leader of South Sudan’s rebel faction, Riek Machar, is due to brief senior officials next week after agreeing to a power-sharing concession with president Salva Kiir.
The rebel faction’s Kampala-based (...)
Friday 6 June 2014
June 5, 2014 (JUBA) – South Sudanese diplomat Francis Nazario said the “failure” by government to amicably resolve the country’s ongoing conflict was behind his recent decision to resign from active service. Amb. Francis Nazario (left) of (...)
The Berlin Meeting: What’s at stake?2015-02-25 11:33:06
By the Sudan Democracy First Group (SDFG)
Between 25 and 27 February, Berlin will become the hub for the Sudanese unarmed and armed opposition, invited by the German Foreign Ministry and the (...)
Can a democratic government extend its own life?2015-02-23 07:32:25
By Dr Lam Akol
Last Thursday, the government tabled before parliament an amendment bill in order to amend the Constitution for the Government to extend its life for two more years. In a (...)
Press Release from the SPLM/A (IO) in Uganda2015-02-11 09:39:09
February 10, 2015
1. The office of the SPLM/A (IO) and the presence of its diplomatic representation that was established under the Kampala outcome of the 21st August 2014 is operational and has (...)