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 (...)
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 (...)
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 (...)
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 (...)
Saturday 20 July 2013
July 19, 2013 (NAIROBI) – A rights groups said the South Sudanese army (SPLA) has committed serious abuses against civilians in its anti-insurgency campaign in Jonglei state, further inflaming ethnic tensions in the region. An injured (...)
Friday 18 April 2014
April 17, 2014 (JUBA) – The United Nations Mission in South Sudan (UNMISS) has strongly condemned Thursday’s alleged attack by armed youth on it base in Jonglei state capital Bor, which left at least 30 people dead. South Sudan’s (...)
Wednesday 31 July 2013
July 30, 2013 (RUMBEK) – Three people, including two teachers and one pastoralist, were killed on Tuesday in inter-communal revenge attacks in Akuel-jok village, south-west of Rumbek East county in Lakes state.
Authorities identified (...)
Monday 26 August 2013
August 25, 2013 (JUBA) - South Sudan president Salva Kiir Mayardit has said he ordered an investigation of top generals in the army (SPLA) over their role in alleged human rights violations in strife-torn hit Jonglei state.
Wednesday 25 March 2015
March 19, 2015 (RUMBEK) – Authorities in Lakes state capital Rumbek have instructed county commissioners to take immediate action to end ongoing revenge attacks between pastoralist youth.
The directive was made by the minister of local (...)
Saturday 7 September 2013
By Ijoo Bosco
September 5, 2013 (TORIT) – A minister in South Sudan’s Eastern Equatoria state has warned against anarchy, urging communities in its Nyong payam to reconcile their differences and live in harmony with one another. (...)
Sudan: No justice for protester killings2016-09-23 08:03:30
(Nairobi, September 22, 2016) – Sudanese authorities have yet to provide justice to victims of a violent crackdown on anti-austerity protesters in Khartoum in September 2013, the African Centre (...)
Kiir’s rope -à-dope2016-09-08 12:57:35
September 6, 2016
By Pa’gan Amum Okiech for South Sudan Reborn
The United Nations Security Council, with all of its strength and power, is now being challenged by a diplomatic (...)