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 (...)
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 Jonglei (...)
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 (...)
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 (...)
Sunday 16 March 2014
March 15, 2014 (RUMBEK) – Pakam community elders from Rumbek North’s Maper county in Lakes state held a meeting in the South Sudan capital, Juba, on Friday following the outbreak of inter-clan clashes in the region.
Pakam leaders have (...)
Thursday 12 June 2014
June 12, 2014 – A Lakes state MP has described the government administration as a failing system that was increasingly isolated and out of touch with its citizens.
Veronica Ujuma Philip Dak, the deputy chairperson for local government (...)
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.
Tuesday 18 March 2014
March 17, 2014 (RUMBEK) - Lakes state armed cattle herders in Lakes state resumed deadly clashes with the South Sudan Police Service and members of Sudan People’s Liberation Army (SPLA) on Monday south-west of Rumbek, the state capital. (...)
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 (...)
Wednesday 20 February 2013
February 19, 2013 (RUMBEK) - Fresh inter-clan clashes erupted in Rumbek East county of Lakes state on Tuesday, are reported to have killed four people and left three people wounded, according the local sources in the troubled central (...)
2015 elections are not a priority for Sudanese 2014-07-23 04:35:55
By Mahmoud A. Suleiman
July 22, 2014 - This article comes against the backdrop of the news that reported the announcement of the National Elections Commission (NEC) that it had prepared the (...)
Memory, healing and transformation in South Sudan 2014-07-23 05:55:08
Memory, Healing and Transformation in South Sudan
A Working Paper by David K. Deng
What is memorialization? 2
Integrity 3 (...)