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 15 September 2014
September 14, 2014 (RUMBEK) – A senior officer from the South Sudanese army (SPLA) has been killed in an attack on Saturday by unknown gunmen in Lakes state’s Rumbek East county.
Police say Colonel Yol Muordit Dhel, who bears the (...)
Thursday 18 September 2014
September 18, 2014 (RUMBEK) – The director of land and survey has been gunned down in Lakes state’s Cueibet county in what is believed to be a targeted revenge killing.
According to the criminal investigation department (CID), Maliet (...)
Thursday 25 September 2014
September 24, 2014 (JUBA) – Authorities in South Sudan’s Warrap state said on Wednesday that they are deploying additional security forces to help curb sectional fighting in Tonj East and North counties. Map of South Sudan showing Warrap (...)
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 (...)
Friday 12 September 2014
September 10, 2014 (WONROCK) – Inter-clan fighting between the Luanyjang of
Wun-Thoc and Wun-Adel community in Tonj East county, located in South Sudan’s Warrap state, has claimed 40 lives and injured 60 others.
The clashes erupted (...)
Friday 8 August 2014
August 8, 2014 (RUMBEK) – The paramount chief of Lakes state’s Rumbek East county, Apareer Chut Dhuol, was gunned down by an unknown assailant on Tuesday.
The attack occurred in Pacong payam (district), about 20km from Rumbek Central (...)
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 (...)
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 28 March 2013
March 27, 2013 (BOR) - Participants in a women’s only peace conference in South Sudan’s Jonglei state took the drastic step of saying they would leave their homes and refrain from child bearing if men in their communities continued to (...)
What about the leaked Sudanese regime documents?2014-10-01 07:05:27
By Salah Shuaib
September 30, 2014 - Colluding with the regime, some regional and international forces have been, during the last two decades, producing and adapting negotiation solutions of (...)
Genesis of Lakes State crisis (Part 1)2014-10-01 06:49:36
By Peter Gai Manyuon
September 30, 2014 - Lakes State Comprises of eight Counties and most of them are for Dinka tribes but different sub-clans perceptions are too different with each others in (...)
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 (...)