Tuesday 3 March 2015
March 02, 2015 (WAU) – The police headquarters in Western Bahr el Ghazal state was a scene of heavy gunfire as officers protested over delays in payment of salaries.
The angry officers claimed they had not been paid their January and (...)
Friday 12 September 2014
September 11, 2014 (RUMBEK) – A group of unknown gunmen attacked and killed a senior police officer on Wednesday in South Sudan’s Lakes state.
According to the criminal investigation department (CID), Lueth Turic, the deputy director of (...)
Monday 22 December 2014
December 21, 2014 (JUBA) – South Sudan is beefing up security in its capital, major towns and other locations across the country as precautionary measures ahead of this week’s Christmas holidays. South Sudan Police officers on patrol (UN (...)
Sunday 5 October 2014
October 4, 2014 (JUBA) - The United States administration has urged South Sudan government to engage in an inclusive consultation process on draft legislations seeking to regulate operations of non-governmental organisations and the (...)
Tuesday 23 December 2014
December 22, 2014 (RUMBEK) – Two people were killed in another revenge attacks, which occurred in South Sudan’s Lakes state on Sunday, local officials said.
The Thuyiic and Gony clans reportedly clashed in Rumbek East on, resulting in (...)
Monday 22 December 2014
December 21, 2014 (GETTE) – At least three people were reportedly killed in a revenge attack that occurred in South Sudan’s Western Bahr el Ghazal state amid rising tensions among communities in Jur River county.
“The death toll may (...)
Thursday 5 February 2015
February 4, 2015 (JUBA) – South Sudan’s internal security, a department within National Security Services (NSS), ordered closure of a local newspaper after seizing copies of its Tuesday edition. A vendor sells newspapers in the South (...)
Sunday 21 December 2014
December 20, 2014 (KAMPALA) – Internally displaced South Sudanese sheltering at the UN house in Jebel have accused authorities in the area of looting civilian properties outside the camp.
A heavy contingent of military and police have (...)
Wednesday 6 July 2011
By Philip Thon Aleu
July 5, 2011 (BOR) – Angry unpaid but unarmed policemen entered Bor market in Jonglei state on Tuesday, looting shops and randomly beating people before witnesses say before the government sent an armed contingent (...)
Wednesday 7 March 2012
March 6, 2012 (JUBA) – More than five people have been killed and more wounded over a land dispute in Juba. The incident pushed President Salva Kiir to deploy security forces to stop the violence and maintain security and calm in the (...)
The Berlin Meeting: What’s at stake?2015-02-25 11:33:06
By the Sudan Democracy First Group (SDFG)
Between 25 and 27 February, Berlin will become the hub for the Sudanese unarmed and armed opposition, invited by the German Foreign Ministry and the (...)
Can a democratic government extend its own life?2015-02-23 07:32:25
By Dr Lam Akol
Last Thursday, the government tabled before parliament an amendment bill in order to amend the Constitution for the Government to extend its life for two more years. In a (...)
Press Release from the SPLM/A (IO) in Uganda2015-02-11 09:39:09
February 10, 2015
1. The office of the SPLM/A (IO) and the presence of its diplomatic representation that was established under the Kampala outcome of the 21st August 2014 is operational and has (...)