Friday 7 September 2012 September 6, 2012 (JUBA) – The office of a human rights and civil society organisation in South Sudan’s capital Juba were raided and looted by unknown gunmen, activists said on Wednesday.
Biel Boutros Biel, the executive director of the (...)
Friday 4 January 2013 January 3, 2013 (WAU) - South Sudan on Thursday denied reports that the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation in Juba secretly summoned Sudanese Ambassador Mutrif Sideeg over recent border clashes. Mutrif Sadiq (...)
Wednesday 7 November 2012 November 5, 2012 (JUBA) – The United States government on Tuesday said it was deeply concerned about South Sudan’s decision to expel a human rights officer working for the United Nations Mission in South Sudan (UNMISS).
Sandra Beidas, a (...)
Monday 29 October 2012 October 28, 2012 (JUBA) – A member of the South Sudan Civil Society Alliance (SSCSA) who was kidnapped “at gunpoint” on 22 October was found abandoned at a graveyard in Juba on 26 October, relatives and human right activists told Sudan (...)
Sunday 14 October 2012 October 12 ,2012 (JUBA) – Leading activists and South Sudan Civil Society organizations members have expressed dissatisfaction about the recently-concluded cooperation agreement with Sudan, and vowed to mobilize public support to (...)
Sunday 22 July 2012 July 22, 2012 (JUBA) - South Sudan’s Vice President, Riek Machar, has strongly condemned the kidnapping and torture of a leading anti-corruption activist, saying those responsible for the crime should be brought to book as soon as (...)
Tuesday 4 September 2012 By Julius N. Uma
September 3, 2012 (JUBA) - Civil society in South Sudan should be strengthened and fully supported if the country is to fully fight any form of corruption in the country’s extractive industries, Stephen Dhiew Dau, (...)
Monday 10 September 2012 September 8, 2012 (JUBA) - South Sudan’s security services on Saturday released without charge Nasir Fazol, a journalist working for one of the country’s independent daily newspaper, three days after arresting him, relatives and the (...)
Saturday 7 July 2012 July 6, 2012 (BOR) - The Chairperson of South Sudan’s Civil Society Alliance, Deng Athuai, has been reported missing since Wednesday night, the executive director of the group, Biel Boutros has revealed.
Boutros told South Sudan Radio (...)
Monday 9 July 2012 July 8, 2012 (JUBA) - The Chairperson of South Sudan’s Civil Society
Alliance, Deng Athuai, who is a prominent anti-corruption and human rights activist, was on Saturday found by the side of a road in Juba tied in a sack and severely (...)
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 (...)