Friday 26 October 2012 October 25, 2012 (JUBA) - The United Kingdom’s Department for International Development (DIFID) has unveiled nearly 10 million textbooks worth about US $16m, to boost primary school education in the world’s newest nation. South Sudan and (...)
Tuesday 25 March 2014 March 24, 2014 (KHARTOUM) – The Sudanese ministry of finance of Sudan signed a number of agreements China in the fields of launching new oil exploration efforts, development projects in addition to the approval of additional loans, an (...)
Wednesday 20 March 2013 March 18, 2013 (KHARTOUM) – Sudan languished at the lower end of the latest Human Development Index (HDI) published recently by the United Nations, ranking 171 out of 187 countries included world-wide.
While the ranking puts Sudan (...)
Wednesday 30 January 2013 January 29, 2013
By John A. Akec
"A pound improvement in governance leads to a tenfold increase in prosperity" – Author’s personal conviction
This is the second and final part of the article which I published (...)
Sunday 1 December 2013 By Nhial T. Tutlam
November 30, 2013 - As we commemorate World AIDS Day and with just a little over a year left until 2015, the year by which countries are expected to meet the United Nations Millennium Development Goals (MDGs), now (...)
Sunday 3 November 2013 November 1, 2013 (JUBA) - The Japanese government has earmarked $300,000 to United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in support of South Sudan’s constitutional review process.
The grant, provided through the Japan-UNDP partnership (...)
Monday 1 July 2013 June 30, 2013 (BOR) - A fundraising event in Bor, the capital of Jonglei, has raised 84,000 South Sudan pounds for development projects including maintenance of waterways in South Sudan’s troubled eastern state. Bor town mayor, Nhial (...)
Sunday 13 October 2013 October 12, 2013 (JUBA) – The Tunisian-based African Development Bank (AfDB) has set aside $10m to help create an efficient public financial management system in South Sudan, Jeremiah Mutonga, its resident representative said.
Thursday 20 June 2013 June 19, 2013, (KHARTOUM) - Sudan’s national assembly narrowly approved a loan from Kuwait after a heated debate on the issue of violating Islamic Shar’ia law which prohibits borrowing money that has interest terms attached. Sudanese (...)
Sunday 16 June 2013 By Steven Wöndu
June 14, 2013 - Africa boasts the dubious distinction of being the least developed continent on earth. This is true whether one is thinking of economic, social or political development. As teenage students in the 1960s (...)
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, (...)