Thursday 27 September 2012
September 26, 2012 (RUMBEK) - Authorities in Lakes State say they have stepped up efforts to arrest men suspected of cattle raiding, setting up four special courts in Rumbek Central, Cueibet, Yirol West and Rumbek East counties.
Wednesday 30 January 2013
January 29, 2013 (RUMBEK) – The newly appointed caretaker governor of South Sudan’s Lakes state, Major Gen. Matur Chuot Dhuol has embarked on a tour of all counties, putting security reform as his top priority.
Dhuol replaced the (...)
Sunday 6 January 2013
January 5, 2013 (RUMBEK) - Authorities in Cueibet County of Lakes state have reported that one person was killed and two others injured on Thursday in an alleged cattle raid by armed youth.
Cueibet County Commissioner, Isaac Mayom (...)
Friday 1 June 2012
May 31, 2012 (JUBA) - The governor of Lakes state, Chol Tong Mayay, relieved eight County Commissioners of their positions on Thursday night, without replacing them. Lakes state governor, Chol Tong Mayay (ST)
The decree stated “in (...)
Thursday 21 March 2013
March 20, 2013 (RUMBEK) - Three county commissioners from Warrap and Lakes state have agreed to share water resources without condition among their pastoralist communities.
The agreement was reached after Lakes state’s Rumbek North (...)
Saturday 28 July 2012
July 26, 2012 (KAMPALA) – Since the acting governor of Lakes state, Mabor Achol Kuer, issued a deadline to cattle rustlers in Cueibet county to return their spoils within three days 17 suspected thieves have been arrested. Abraham (...)
Saturday 15 September 2012
By Bonifacio Taban Kuich
September 14, 2012 (BENTIU) - Nine counties from South Sudan’s Lakes, Unity and Warrap state’s have vowed to bring an end to the cattle raiding between their communities after completing a two day peace (...)
Wednesday 15 August 2012
August 14, 2012 (RUMBEK) - The Commissioner of Cueibet County of Lakes State, Isaac Mayom Malek, told the media on Tuesday that following tension between Waat and Ayuel sections of the Dinka community in his area relations and security (...)
Thursday 6 December 2012
December 5, 2012 (JUBA) - More than 80 people have been killed during an attack in the Wunkech area of Warrap State over the weekend, the Tonj South County commissioner, Mario Monydhieth Gor told Sudan Tribune on Wednesday.
South Sudan: Why ’NO’ for peace and ’YES’ for war2017-02-20 20:45:12
By Tor Madira Machier
The region and the International community has been on a campaign in a bid to end the civil war in South Sudan right after its inception in December 2013, yet the very (...)
The Nile: A source of energy, food and water for all2017-02-20 07:19:22
By Sam Cheptoris
River Nile is a trans-boundary resource shared by 11 countries in the Nile Basin, each with different and, sometimes, conflicting interests. This scarce resource is a source of (...)
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Sudan Democracy First Group
Militias of Bashir’s Regime and the Proxy War (1)
War in the Blue Nile: Militias in the hunt of refugees and displaced population
Throughout its rule, (...)
More refugees flee to Uganda than across Mediterranean2017-01-25 09:15:39
January 25, 2017
Uganda welcomed more refugees last year than the total number of refugees and migrants crossing the Mediterranean into Europe. “Europe should learn from the way Uganda and other (...)