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 15 August 2011
August 14, 2011 (JUBA) - Police authorities of the newly established Republic of South Sudan on Sunday pledged full support to the judicial system at all levels to strengthen rule of law.
The government made the pronouncement as part (...)
Wednesday 27 February 2013
February 26, 2013 (JUBA) - The deputy speaker of South Sudan’s parliament has backed calls for the young nation to adopt a leaner more efficient government that is better able to provide the services needed by the population. Daniel (...)
Tuesday 21 June 2011
June 21, 2011 (JUBA) – A public forum discussing concerns in the transitional constitution of South Sudan ended abruptly when the invited official from the South Sudan’s parliament, who chaired the forum, was angered by the amount of (...)
Friday 5 September 2014
By Tesfa-Alem Tekle
September 4, 2014 (ADDIS ABABA) – A South Sudanese lawmaker recently unseated from the national assembly has described the legislative arm of government as a “rubber stamp” institution. South Sudanese MPs stand during (...)
Wednesday 4 June 2014
June 3, 2014 (KAMPALA) – A Ugandan minister has relinquished her position days after she was appointed senior director for fragility, conflict and violence at the World Bank late last month. Betty Bigombe in talks with LRA negotiators (...)
Wednesday 12 June 2013
June 11, 2013 (JUBA) - The ex-deputy governor of South Sudan’s Northern Bahr el Ghazal state, recently relieved from his position, says he is willing to take on any new role anywhere.
Madut Dut Yel, who served as deputy governor for (...)
Saturday 18 August 2012
August 14, 2012 (JUBA) - The former commissioner of Warrap state’s Twic county, Dominic Deng Kuic, was found guilty on Tuesday in Warrap civil court of embezzling public funds.
The ex-commissioner was charged with with embezzling money (...)
Wednesday 27 March 2013
By Luka Biong Deng
March 26, 2013 - When making a constitution, the process may be more important than the final text. One weakness of the Transitional Constitution is that it was not subjected to wider consultations. It decided on (...)
Wednesday 27 August 2014
AUGUST 26, 2014 (WAU) – The legislative assembly in South Sudan’s Northern Bahr el Ghazal state resumed business on Tuesday after a three-month recess.
Speaker Achol William, while officially opening the assembly, urged lawmakers to (...)
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 (...)