Sunday 4 October 2015
October 3, 2015 (WAU) - The zain network in the Bhar el Ghazal region has for the past week experienced network outage leaving some subscribers unable to access services. One of South Sudan’s largest mobile phone network providers - (...)
Monday 18 February 2013
February 18, 2013 (KHARTOUM) – The Sudanese president Omer Hassan al-Bashir met on Wednesday with several members of Zain Telecom’s board of directors for discussions that focused on difficulties facing their investments in the country. (...)
Saturday 25 October 2014
October 24, 2014 (JUBA) – South Sudanese authorities have ordered a probe into allegations that Huawei, a private Chinese technological company may have hacked into its systems. South Sudanese information minister Michael Makuei Lueth (...)
Monday 18 May 2015
May 17, 2015 (KHARTOUM) – The Sudanese Minister of Science and Telecommunications Tahani Abdullah announced that the country’s telecom companies will launch Fourth Generation (4G) wireless service in the coming three months.
Saturday 4 February 2006
Feb 4, 2006 (JOHANNESBURG) — A $200m undersea cable promising a massive improvement in the quality and cost of African telecommunications will go live only by the end of next year, or a year later than hoped.
According to the (...)
Wednesday 28 May 2014
May 27, 2014 (KHARTOUM) – Sudan’s National Telecommunication Corporation (NTC) is conducting technical studies on social networking sites, particularly Facebook and Whatsapp, in a bid to find ways to control their use in the country. (...)
Monday 27 October 2014
October 26, 2014 (JUBA) – South Sudan has vowed not to expel any member of Huawei, a Chinese technological company it accused of allegedly forging documents on behalf of its information minister. Huawei company headquarters in China (...)
Tuesday 2 June 2015
June 1, 2015 (JUBA) - Ambassador Gabriel Setlhoke shakes his head in apparent horror after touring staff offices at a public school in the South Sudan capital, Juba on Monday.
“When I went to the head teacher’s office, I nearly went (...)
Monday 1 April 2013
By Tesfa-Alem Tekle
March 31, 2013 (ADDIS ABABA) - A recently released report has indicated that the Ethiopian government is using a controversial spyware software called FinSpy to monitor the political activities of opposition groups (...)
Monday 11 November 2013
November 4, 2013
(JUBA) - Zain South Sudan, the country’s leading telecom operator, was recently privileged to host the Honorable Minister of Telecommunications & Postal Services Republic of South Sudan, Hon. Rebecca (...)
SOUTH SUDAN: peace or genocide?2015-10-07 12:59:30
By Richard Moula
President Salva Kiir of South Sudan has once again declared a war of genocide and ethnic cleansing on the small ethnic tribe of Moru in Western Equatoria.
As from 16th (...)
Why rejecting creation of more states in South Sudan?2015-10-05 16:31:37
By Peter Gai Manyuon
South Sudanese president Salva Kiir has unilaterally decreed expansion of the current Ten (10) states to 28 federal states in the country in an unexpected move announced on (...)