Wednesday 29 October 2014
October 28, 2014 (RUMBEK) – The families of two MPs arrested in South Sudan’s arrested in Lakes State are demanding justice for their relatives. Map detail showing South Sudan’s Lakes state in red
Marik Nanga Marik and Isaac Makur Buoc, (...)
Tuesday 18 February 2014
February 17, 2014 (JUBA) - South Sudan’s president, Salva Kiir, has admitted forming a private army widely believed to have played a key role in ethnic killings after clashes broke out between rival factions within the presidential (...)
Saturday 18 May 2013
May 17, 2013 (BENTIU) - Five Unity state policemen and one soldier were killed in Buoth district of Koch county on Friday in an attack local authorities have blamed on youth from neighbouring Mayom county.
The incident follows tension (...)
Thursday 16 January 2014
January 15, 2014 (KAMPALA) – Unity state rebel commander Maj. Gen. James Koang Chuol said current conflict in South Sudan should not be viewed as a tribal war, describing it as a struggle against dictatorship.
He has strongly condemned (...)
Thursday 19 December 2013
December 19, 2013 (BENTIU) - Officials in South Sudan’s Unity state said clashes between oil workers from rival clans at the Unity and Tharjath oil fields on Thursday have left 16 dead, while over 200 people from the Dinka tribe are (...)
Thursday 17 April 2014
April 17, 2014 (JUBA) – At least 30 people were killed in Jonglei state capital Bor on Thursday during clashes between local youth demonstrators and peacekeepers from the UN Mission in South Sudan (UNMISS), medical sources told Sudan (...)
Thursday 29 May 2014
May 28, 2014 (RUMBEK) – Fresh clashes in Lakes state’s Rumbek East county on Tuesday have left three people dead.
The clashes erupted between the Kok-Awac and Kok-Ker sub-clans who share the same area of Rumbek East county.
A local (...)
Wednesday 15 October 2014
October 14, 2014 (JUBA) – South Sudan’s government said on Tuesday it has increased its security measures in Warrap state in an attempt to preempt tribal tensions amid fears of possible revenge attacks following the outbreak of fresh (...)
Saturday 5 April 2014
April 4, 2014 (RUMBEK) – A group of 57 lawmakers have launched a reconciliation process in a bid to quell inter-clan clashes in South Sudan’s Lakes state as calls grow for the governor to resign.
A team of lawmakers from the nation’s (...)
Sunday 10 August 2014
August 9, 2014 (RUMBEK) – Cases of looting and rape have intensified in Lakes state’s Rumbek East county following the killing of paramount chief Apareer Chut Dhuol by an unknown gunman on 5 August .
So far police have confirmed that 13 (...)
Why SPLM should not be a political party?2014-10-27 08:00:25
By John Adoor Deng
October 27, 2014 - Many people who have the focus in South Sudanese politics, these days have been bombarded with many coined Acronyms around SPLM. Truthfully, it has been a (...)
Hundreds walk for peace in South Sudan2014-09-23 08:30:16
National Platform for Peace and Reconciliation (NPPR)
Juba, 21 September 2014 - Hundreds of people took to the streets of the South Sudan capital Jubato ‘Walk for Peace’and demand (...)