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. (...)
Monday 27 August 2012 August 26, 2012 (JUBA) - Members of parliament in South Sudan’s Warrap State have protested against what they claim is the “deliberate exclusion” of minorities in the appointment of the state cabinet, describing it as a “clear violation” (...)
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 (...)
Wednesday 3 July 2013 By Zechariah Manyok Biar
July 2, 2013 - In my recent article, “Proven wrong,” I suggested that the way South Sudan can improve by at least one point next year in the failed states grading is to target at least two issues that make it a (...)
Monday 19 November 2012 By Beny Gideon Mabor
November 17, 2012 — The Republic of South Sudan got independence on July 9, 2011 exactly one year and three months from now since we honorably joined community of nations. Our national flag was hoisted at the (...)
Saturday 21 July 2012 July 20, 2012 (BOR) – Local authorities in Jonglei say that a new “social services tax” is needed to provide government services and fund infrastructure projects as across South Sudan’s largest state.
A proposed law introducing the tax (...)
Tuesday 10 January 2012 By Julius N. Uma
January 9, 2012 (JUBA) - The Finance, Trade and Industry minister in South Sudan’s Northern Bahr el Ghazal State on Monday described as “baseless” and “untrue” claims by a member of the state legislative assembly that a (...)
Thursday 5 July 2012 July 4, 2012 (KHARTOUM) – Sudan’s ruling National Congress Party (NCP) on Wednesday ended speculations on the size of the country’s upcoming ’austerity’ cabinet, saying it will be composed of 26 portfolios after the elimination of 9 (...)
Monday 21 October 2013 October 20, 2013 (JUBA) – South Sudan’s former vice president Riek Machar says the country has witnessed continuous violations of national and states’ constitutions, calling on the judiciary to intervene and uphold the supreme laws of the (...)
Tuesday 10 January 2012 By Ngor Arol Garang
January 9, 2012 (JUBA) - The branch office of South Sudan’s ruling Sudan People’s Liberation Movement (SPLM) in Aweil, capital of Northern Bahr el Ghazal, issued a last warning to one of its members in the State (...)
Who was behind the killing of civilians in Bor?2014-04-22 06:50:43 By Peter Gai Manyuon
"A nation that continues year after year to spend more money on military defense than on programs of social uplift is approaching spiritual death", from unknown author. (...)
Embracing victimhood to celebrate victimisation2014-04-22 06:28:12 By Juliana Bol
April 21, 2014 - It was a bit disturbing to hear news of our citizens in the IDP camps (where they are seeking protection and shelter) celebrating the recapture of Bentiu -in (...)
SDFG mourn the loss of a Sudanese activist2014-04-20 09:02:39 The Sudan Democracy First Group mourns the loss of Osman Hummaida, a towering figure of the human rights movement in Sudan, and a tireless campaigner for democracy and peace in the country. Osman (...)