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.
Monday 16 September 2013 September 15, 2013 (JUBA) – The United Nations humanitarian coordinator for South Sudan has embarked on a tour to draw world attention to the humanitarian challenges in the new nation. UN Humanitarian Coordinator for South Sudan Toby (...)
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 (...)
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 (...)
Thursday 10 January 2013 January 9, 2013 (WAU) - Authorities at a community meeting bringing together officials from South Sudan’s border state of Warrap, have formed a development committee to oversee implementation projects for which funds amounting to 79,000 (...)
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 (...)
Saturday 18 February 2012 By Julius N. Uma
February 17, 2012 (JUBA) - South Sudan’s Justice Ministry has issued an international legal notice threatening consequences against potential buyers of oil it says was “stolen” by neighbouring Sudan, a government (...)
Sunday 20 May 2012 May 19, 2012 (JUBA) - South Sudan on Saturday said it has received a grant amounting to $38 million from the World Bank, to support infrastructure projects, specifically building roads in rural areas.
South Sudan has also received (...)
Monday 12 March 2012 March 11, 2012 (KHARTOUM) – A long awaited economic conference in Turkey that was to discuss Sudan’s ailing finances after the South’s secession, has been postponed indefinitely, officials and diplomats in Khartoum said. Two landmarks, (...)
Sunday 19 February 2012 February 18, 2011 (JUBA) — South Sudan on Friday said it had withdrawn
the $2.6bn offer it initially proposed as financial transitional assistance to Sudan in return for resolving the Abyei dispute, border issues and other outstanding (...)
The power struggle dividing the country2014-03-07 09:47:48 By Nikolai Hegertun
The root cause of the conflict in South Sudan was the bitter power-struggle within the leadership of SPLM. The party that got 170 out of 180 seats in the election in 2010 has (...)
From the ashes of war, seeds of peace2014-03-07 06:23:22 By Ban Ki-moon
March 6, 2014 - What was once the biggest United Nations peacekeeping operation in the world winds down this month, and the most extraordinary part of this historic development is (...)