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 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 (...)
Sunday 21 December 2014
December 20, 2014 (TORIT) – Eastern Equatoria’s Loroyo village in Torit county has been left deserted after residents fled the area amid fears of further retaliation from the neighbouring Idali community.
The two villages of Loroyo and (...)
Wednesday 1 April 2015
March 31, 2015 (BOR) – At least eight people have died and others are missing after gunmen attacked a boat in South Sudan’s Central Equatoria state on Saturday. A boat crosses from Bor to Mingkaman on 10 November 2014 (ST)
The boat had (...)
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 (...)
Monday 8 December 2014
December 7, 2014 (TORIT) – At least 24 people were killed when tribal tensions flared on Saturday between rival communities in Eastern Equatoria’s Torit county.
Eighteen women, two children and four men were reportedly massacred, while (...)
Sunday 21 July 2013
July 20, 2013 (BOR) - The number of patients received by Jonglei’s Bor hospital through the South Sudan Red Cross (SSRC) has now reached 279, with more than 50 others still to be evacuated to the capital on Sunday. Victims of violent (...)
Friday 20 December 2013
December 19, 2013 (JUBA) – South Sudanese army (SPLA) soldiers have been accused of carrying out ethnic killings during recent clashes in the South Sudan capital, Juba, according to eyewitness accounts provided to Human Rights Watch (...)
Friday 14 March 2014
March 13, 2014 (JUBA) – Fighting between government and rebel forces in South Sudan’s Upper Nile state has left infrastructure in ruins and about half a million people without food and shelter, a state MP said in Juba on Thursday. Upper (...)
Tuesday 26 March 2013
March 25, 2013 (JUBA/BOR) – The United States’ envoy to South Sudan has urged officials and communities in Jonglei state to end provocative rhetoric against other tribal groups and instead focus on finding remedies to the conflict in the (...)
ISIS- Daesh entering Sudan without a deterrent 2015-07-01 02:57:26
By Mahmoud A. Suleiman
This article comes against the background of the Extremism, which has become epidemic growing and spreading like a cancer from the Levant region to the Middle Eastern (...)
IGAD, war, power sharing, and peace in South Sudan2015-06-30 05:30:25
By B. Yongo Bure
The latest IGAD peace proposal cannot bring long lasting peace to South Sudan. But we should not blame IGAD but ourselves. Where is our own “good” South Sudanese peace proposal? (...)
The mythos of judicial independence in South Sudan2015-06-29 15:18:50
By Ajo Noel Julious K.
In the July 9, 2011 DECLARATION OF INDEPENDENCE, South Sudan adopted The Transitional Constitution of the Republic of the South Sudan. This Constitution replaced the (...)