Monday 15 October 2012 October 11, 2012 (RUMBEK) - The Lakes state parliament has witnessed a heated debate over an amendment to limit the terms of MPs serving on specialised committees from five to two years. Lakes state speaker, John Marik Makur, November (...)
Wednesday 30 October 2013 October 29, 2013 (RUMBEK) – The newly elected speaker of South Sudan’s Lakes state assembly on Monday took oath with calls for unity among fellow lawmakers in the region.
Baipath Majuec Rielpou was unanimously elected last week after a (...)
Thursday 23 February 2012 By James Okuk
February 22, 2012 — If the SPLM separates itself from the government of the Republic of South Sudan where will it get money to feed the big bellies of some of its (SPLM) members? It is known like a bright moonlight that (...)
Friday 3 February 2012 February 2, 2012 (JUBA) - Nartisio Loluke Manir, the deputy governor of Eastern Equatoria state on Thursday denied ordering the assault of an official in the state before departing for Juba.
Manir described the allegations that he had (...)
Tuesday 24 August 2010 August 24, 2010 (JUBA) - Immigration officials in the southern town of Nimule have been accused of over-charging for travel permits for foreign nationals, Sudan Tribune has learnt.
Nimule officials on the Uganda-Sudan border charge (...)
Monday 18 April 2011 April 18, 2010 (KHARTOUM) – The proposed break up of South Kordofan state has been opposed by the alliance of Western Nuba Mountains associations, societies and organizations, Ajras al Hurriyah newspaper reported on Saturday.
Sunday 12 June 2011 By John Actually
June 11, 2011 (BOR) - Jonglei state governor, Kuol Manyang condemned corruption on Saturday and called upon the state citizens to embark on the development of the South Sudan, which will become independent next month. (...)
Monday 3 September 2012 September 2, 2012 (JUBA) - The Governor of Upper Nile State, Brigadier General Simon Kun Puoc, vehemently denied on Sunday allegations that his decision to create a City Council and appoint a Mayor for Malakal town, was an act (...)
Sunday 25 August 2013 August 24, 2013 (JUBA) – An extraordinary session of South Sudan lawmakers on Saturday unanimously endorsed James Wani Igga as the country’s new vice president. South Sudanese MPs stand during a parliamentary session in Juba on August (...)
Tuesday 20 August 2013 By Ijoo Bosco
August 19, 2013 (TORIT) - South Sudan’s Eastern Equatoria state parliament has passed a memo upgrading Torit, Kapoeta and Nimule towns into municipal or town councils. Eastern Equatoria State in red (in pink the Ilemi (...)
UNMISS head of mission must heed calls to step down2014-03-08 11:44:51 By Rose Sakala
March 7, 2014 - The calls by the South Sudanese for the Head of the UN Mission ( UNMISS) to step down ought to be taken seriously for it is their prerogative to determine who is (...)
Khartoum: really out of the terrorism business?2014-03-08 11:33:53 By Eric Reeves
March 7, 2014 - Given the U.S. intelligence community's eager relationship with Khartoum, it would be convenient if the National Islamic Front/National Congress Party regime were (...)
The power struggle dividing the country2014-03-07 09:47:48 By Nikolai Hegertun
March 7, 2014 - The root cause of the conflict in South Sudan was the bitter power-struggle within the leadership of SPLM. The party that got 170 out of 180 seats in the (...)