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 (...)
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 23 January 2013
January 22, 2013 (JUBA) - President Salva Kiir on Tuesday issued a decree sacking Lt Gen Acuil Tito Madut and appointing Lt Pieng Deng Kuol as the new head of South Sudan’s police. Former South Sudan police boss Acuil Tito Madut (Al (...)
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 (...)
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 16 March 2015
March 15, 2015 (JUBA) – South Sudan’s controversial security bill, which was returned to parliament for revision late last year, could eventually become a law after the 30 days permitted by the constitution for its review passed without (...)
Thursday 22 November 2012
November 22, 2012 (KHARTOUM) – Sudan’s National Intelligence and Security Services (NISS) announced this morning that they have foiled a plot to "destabilize security" led by unidentified opposition figures. FILE - Sudanese anti-riot (...)
Monday 6 April 2015
April 5, 2015 (RUMBEK) – At least six policemen were killed and a similar number critically injured in a night shooting that occurred in South Sudan’s Lakes state, authorities told Sudan Tribune Sunday.
The incident happened when a (...)
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 (...)
Thursday 13 March 2014
March 12, 2014 (KHARTOUM) – The Sudanese riot police used tear gas to disperse crowds at the funeral of a student who was shot in a demonstration in Khartoum on Tuesday. An image grab taken from AFP TV shows Sudanese demonstrators (...)
Musa Hilal’s "Awakening": Khartoum’s worst nightmare?2015-04-22 06:33:05
By the Sudan Democracy First
Musa Hilal, once one of the principal commanders of the Janjaweed militias which supported the Sudan Armed Forces (SAF) in the 2003/04 ethnic cleansing campaign in (...)
Sudanese security arrest rights defender Adil Bakheit2015-04-18 08:04:21
FRONT-LINE DEFENDRSPress StatementSudan Human rights defender Adil Bakheit arrested
Human rights defender Mr Adil Bakheit was arrested on 16 April 2015 by the National Intelligence and Security (...)
Which do you choose? Peace or War?2015-04-18 06:16:42
To the South Sudanese Diaspora Which do you choose? Peace or War? Coalition of Advocates for South Sudan, April 11, 2015
“The Voice of the South Sudanese Diaspora”
Who are/What is the South (...)