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. Southern Sudanese police officers on 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 (...)
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 (...)
Thursday 28 February 2013
February 26, 2013 (RUMBEK) - Lakes state’s military caretaker governor, Major-General Matur Chut Dhuol, has ordered the immediate arrest of all young men suspected of taking part in recent violence between pastoralist groups in Rumbek (...)
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 (...)
Tuesday 20 January 2015
January 19, 2015 (JUBA) – Unknown gunmen on Sunday night shot and killed two renowned businessmen at South Sudan’s border town of Nimule, local officials said. A checkpoint at Nimule border (Easthams)
“At 9pm [local time], armed men came (...)
Wednesday 12 December 2012
December 11, 2012 (JUBA) – South Sudan’s minister of interior, Alison Manana Magaya, has admitted that “elements” in the nation’s security agency are involved in crimes in the capital, Juba. South Sudan police (UN)
Magaya made the remarks (...)
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 (...)
Reform of South Sudan Judiciary: where to start?2015-07-06 22:36:08
By Ajo Noel Julious K.
The other day I was at my favorite tea spot by the roadside at Mahata Yei, sipping hot kerekede – hibiscus tea – as speeding bikers and motor vehicles moved by. In local, (...)
Have the G-10 Broken up into G-6 and G-4?2015-07-03 04:20:44
By David Lony Majak
The so called G10 is now almost reducing to G-4; I know some genuine questions will be asked by mindfully readers, why G10 reduced to G4. The defection of Pagan Amum has (...)