Friday 25 January 2013
January 24, 2013 (JUBA) – Statistics on the wealth of livestock per capita in South Sudan have indicated the region is leading the world in the under-utilised economic sector.
With a population of 8.2 million people according to a 2008 (...)
Sunday 11 May 2014
May 10, 2014 (KHARTOUM) – The government of Saudi Arabia informed Sudan that it was not behind a decision taken by an unknown number of Saudi banks last February to suspend any dealings with Sudan.
“Some Saudi banks halted dealings (...)
Wednesday 16 September 2015
September 14, 2015 (JUBA) -The United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) together with the Ministry of Livestock and Fisheries Industry officially opened a re-established central cold chain for transporting vaccines in (...)
Tuesday 18 March 2014
March 17, 2014 (KHARTOUM) – The Sudanese government on Monday denied reports that Saudi Arabia has stopped accepting its livestock exports, stressing that there has been no impediments of any kind. A cattleman walks with cows before (...)
Saturday 3 May 2014
May 2, 2014 (KHARTOUM) - The National Agency for Financing and Export insurance said it expects to reach decisive solutions that are critical to the country’s exports of live cattle to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia during the current (...)
Saturday 23 February 2013
February 22, 2013 (BOR) - An outbreak of a livestock disease in Jonglei’s Twic East county is killing around 30 cows a day in one cattle camp, according to the area’s commissioner, Dau Akoi Jurkuch.
The fatal disease appeared in (...)
Sunday 21 September 2014
September 20, 2014 (BOR) – Local cattle keepers in Bor, the capital of South Sudan’s Jonglei state, said their livelihoods are being threatened by an outbreak of deadly diseases despite intervention by an indigenous non-government (...)
Sunday 10 March 2013
March 9, 2013 (KHARTOUM) – Excessive fees charged by localities on livestock have resulted in total suspension of exports, an official at the industry’s chamber said. A cattleman walks with cows before they are slaughtered at an (...)
Thursday 21 March 2013
March 20, 2013 (RUMBEK) - Three county commissioners from Warrap and Lakes state have agreed to share water resources without condition among their pastoralist communities.
The agreement was reached after Lakes state’s Rumbek North (...)
Monday 7 April 2014
April 6, 2014 (KHARTOUM) – Sudan’s chamber of livestock exporters has welcomed the decision made by Saudi Arabia to lift the temporary ban on imports of frozen beef, lamb and goat meat from Sudan. A cattleman walks with cows before (...)