Thursday 24 January 2013 January 23, 2013 (KHARTOUM) – The Sudanese minister of transportation and roads has tackled the issue of security with Chinese companies and measures needed to protect their workers in the troubled region of Darfur.
Four Chinese (...)
Monday 14 January 2013 January 13, 2013 (KHARTOUM) – Four Chinese nationals were among fifteen workers at a road company taken hostage at gunpoint in Sudan’s volatile Darfur region, an official said on Sunday. FILE - Chinese workers who escaped after being (...)
Friday 5 April 2013 By Bonifacio Taban Kuich
April, 4, 2013 (BENTIU) - Eight women were abducted and over 170 head of cattle stolen on Monday from South Sudan’s Unity state by a group of raiders allegedly from neighbouring Lakes state.
The women were (...)
Friday 16 November 2012 November 15, 2012 (JUBA) - The US embassy in South Sudan has demanded the unconditional release of one its nationals, allegedly arrested by the country’s National Security Service (NSS). Susan Page, the US ambassador to South Sudan (US (...)
Tuesday 9 April 2013 April 8, 2013 (KHARTOUM) - The British embassy in Khartoum updated its travel advisory on Monday after its Foreign Commonwealth Office (FCO) received reports that a terrorist group is planning to target westerners in Khartoum for (...)
Wednesday 3 April 2013 April 3, 2013 (KHARTOUM) - There are ongoing reports that asylum-seekers and refugees kidnapped from camps on the Sudan-Eritrea border are being subject to cruel and inhuman treatment at the hands of their captors, including rape, (...)
Sunday 14 November 2010 November 13, 2010 (JUBA) - The antonymous region of southern Sudan has accused the national army of abducting civilians attempting to return to the region ahead of January’s independence referendum.
The Minister of Information and (...)
Sunday 8 July 2012 July 7, 2012 (BOR) – The governor of South Sudan’s Jonglei State has said that the security situation is “relaxing” across the troubled underdeveloped area of the world’s newest country. Kuol Manyang Juuk said that his focus was moving (...)
Tuesday 31 January 2012 January 31, 2012 (JUBA) – South Sudan’s presidential advisor on gender and human rights, Rebecca Nyandeng de Mabior, has expressed the urgent need to disarm the civilian populations in her home state of Jonglei in order to achieve peace (...)
Monday 4 February 2013 February 2, 2013 (ADDIS ABABA) – Eritrea’s biggest opposition group on Saturday called for urgent action to stop rising abductions and disappearances against Eritrean refugees sheltered at Shagarab refugee camp in Eastern Sudan. Eritrean (...)
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 (...)
Sudan: No justice for protest killings2014-04-23 21:06:10 Human Rights WatchRelease Detainees and Punish Abusive Forces
(Nairobi, April 21, 2014) – Sudanese authorities have failed to provide justice for scores of civilians killed in anti-government (...)
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 (...)