Sunday 6 April 2014 April 5, 2014 (JUBA) – South Sudan’s independent news television station Citizen TV has gone off air, allegedly due to security conditions introduced in the capital, Juba, this week, its managing director announced on Saturday. Nhial Bol (...)
Monday 31 March 2014 By Tesfa-Alem Tekle
March 29, 2014 (ADDIS ABABA) – South Sudanese who recently entered Ethiopia from Kenya have accused the Ethiopian embassy in Nairobi of allegedly denying them travel visas. The Kenya-Ethiopia border crossing sign (...)
Wednesday 18 September 2013 By Makol Bona Malwal
September 17, 2013 - To say that the new state of South Sudan, a country with over 80 percent of the population illiterate and more than 50 percent living below the poverty-line, is facing huge challenges in (...)
Monday 4 March 2013 March 3, 2013 (JUBA) – A senior regional leader in Ethiopia has welcomed a proposed road project in South Sudan that would connect the two countries and promote trade between them.
Gambella region’s vice president in Ethiopia, Gatluak (...)
Saturday 9 November 2013 November 8, 2013 (BOR) - The public in Bor the capital of Jonglei state have expressed alarm over skyrocketing prices in local markets which have been blamed on the poor roads connecting the town to South Sudan’s capital Juba and other (...)
Wednesday 19 September 2012 September 18, 2012 (WAU) – Commercial flights between Khartoum and Juba resumed on Tuesday, after they were stopped in January a peak in tension between Sudan and South Sudan.
Sudan’s aviation authority suspended the daily direct (...)
Wednesday 3 April 2013 By Tesfa-Alem Tekle
April 2, 2013 (ADDIS ABABA) - The Kenyan government has setup an independent body to monitor the implementation of a massive regional infrastructure development project known as the Lamu Port - Southern Sudan - (...)
Saturday 13 October 2012 October 12, 2012 (RUMBEK) - Rumbek Airport is being upgraded so it can accommodate international flights in time for South Sudan’s second independence anniversary in 2013, according to Lakes State’s Minister for Physical Infrastructure (...)
Monday 27 August 2012 August 26, 2012 (KHARTOUM) – An African Union group of experts on boundary demarcation is in Khartoum for talks on border demarcation and disputed areas with South Sudan days before the resumption of talks in Addis Ababa.
Saturday 19 January 2013 By Tesfa Alem-Tekle
January18, 2013 (ADDIS ABABA) – Ethiopian Airlines said on Friday that it had grounded its Boeing 787 Dreamliners after the US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) ordered a safety review of the aircraft. Ethiopian (...)
Al-Bashir’s decree fell short of Sudan’s demands2014-04-17 09:57:38 By Mahmoud A. Suleiman
Ampril 16, 2014 - This article comes against the backdrop of the Decree number 158 of 2014 passed by the National Congress Party (NCP) president Marshal Omer Hassan Ahmed (...)
Why hiring a lawyer if you can buy a judge2014-04-17 09:11:43 By Dong Samuel Luak
April 16, 2014 - Many people in South Sudan are asking, how long did it take President Salva Kiir to plan all this tragedy befalling our young country now? Recruitment, (...)
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 (...)