Monday 13 April 2015
April 11, 2015 (TORIT) – The United States aid arm (USAID), Internews, and Zain Telecommunications Company last week launched an Eye Radio repeater station in South Sudan’s Eastern Equatoria state capital, Torit. The map of Eastern (...)
Sunday 14 September 2014
September 13, 2014 (JUBA) – South Sudan security officials on Friday returned keys of the Catholic radio, a month after its confiscation.
The Catholic-run Bakhita radio had four of its staff members arrested and the station switched (...)
Friday 22 August 2014
August 21, 14 (JUBA) – A private radio station operating in Jonglei state capital Bor has been raided, with radio equipment, office computers and other furniture stolen during the robbery. Director of Radio Jonglei Malek Gut-nyin in Bor (...)
Saturday 3 May 2014
May 1, 2014 (JUBA) - A peace-building radio drama series, focusing on youth in South Sudan, launches countrywide next week.
Sawa Shabab, a program locally Free Voice South Sudan in collaboration with the U.S. Institute of Peace, will (...)
Thursday 17 October 2013
October 16, 2013 (JUBA/KHARTOUM) - South Sudanese government unexpectedly issued strong administrative instructions, suspending all announcements and mobilisation campaigns in support of the Abyei referendum, according to senior (...)
Sunday 17 August 2014
August 16, 2014 (JUBA) – South Sudanese security agents on Saturday stormed the Catholic-owned Bakhita 91FM radio in the capital, Juba, arresting four of its journalists and shutting down the station. A newspaper vendor in South Sudan’s (...)
Monday 15 April 2013
April 14, 2013 (BOR) - Jonglei state FM, covering the the eleven counties of South Sudan’s largest and most easterly state, is soon to begin broadcasting news and current affairs programmes in both English and Arabic, according to (...)
Sunday 12 October 2014
October 11, 2014 (JUBA) – South Sudanese security agents have arrested a South African national working for Freevoice South Sudan, a day after being summonsed by the information ministry.
De Wet Spies, the acting country representative (...)
Wednesday 8 October 2014
October 7, 2014 (WAU) – A subsidiary of South Sudan’s Catholic radio network known as Voice of Hope (VOP) is back on air after a 10-day hiatus due to technical problems.
VOP, which operates in Western Bahr el Ghazal state capital Wau, (...)
Tuesday 2 July 2013
July 1, 2013 (JUBA) - A leading human rights group in South Sudan has condemned in the "strongest terms" last week’s decision to close Rumbek-based Good News Radio, which is part of the Catholic Radio Network.
Lakes state’s minister of (...)
President Bashir’s elections: victory by default2015-04-16 21:24:18
By Magdi El Gizouli
Two days before the start of polling in Sudan’s ongoing elections on 13 April a quarter-page insert in the Khartoum newspaper al-Intibaha congratulated the former finance (...)
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 (...)