Wednesday 20 March 2013 March 18, 2013 (KHARTOUM) – Sudan languished at the lower end of the latest Human Development Index (HDI) published recently by the United Nations, ranking 171 out of 187 countries included world-wide.
While the ranking puts Sudan (...)
Monday 25 November 2013 November 23, 2013 (JUBA) - This year’s governors’ forum, organised under the auspices of president’s office, will commence next week from 26-29 November. South Sudan VP James Wani Igga speaks at the opening of the SPLM building in Juba, (...)
Friday 7 September 2012 September 5, 2012 (JUBA) - South Sudan’s Deputy Minister of Defence Majak D’Agot Atem said the government was committed to making peace with the Jonglei militia leader David Yau Yau and allowing members of his group to return the (...)
Friday 30 March 2012 March 29, 2012 (JUBA) - As newly independent South Sudan embarks on post-war recovery efforts, East African regional body IGAD has launched an initiative aimed at strengthening capacity building in the country’s public service.
Sunday 17 November 2013 November 16, 2013 (JUBA) - South Sudan government and scores of its development partners on Friday initiated a ‘Community Security Caravan’; an initiative which
sensitizes civilians on the dangers of misusing small arms and light (...)
Friday 27 July 2012 By Julius N. Uma
July 26, 2012 (JUBA) - The United Nations Secretary-General on Thursday announced the appointment of Toby Lanzer, British national, as the new Deputy Special Representative in the United Nations Mission in South Sudan (...)
Friday 16 December 2005 Dec 15, 2005 (NAIROBI) — The United Nations on Thursday launched anti-mine program in Nairobi, appealing for 85.4 million US dollars to remove landmines in Sudan, Somalia and Uganda. A Kenyan soldier brusher sand from a landmine during (...)
Wednesday 27 March 2013 March 25, 2013 (BOR/JUBA) – A caravan stands next to a tent. On it was a phrase, “Bye Bye Guns – I don’t need you any more”, signifying the start of an anti-small arms campaign in South Sudan’s largest state. Balázs Horváth, UNDP Country (...)
Wednesday 29 December 2010 December 28, 2010 (KHARTOUM) - Sudan has demanded the United Nations Development Fund (UNDP) to provide it with a detailed auditory report on the finances of a program designed to rehabilitate former war soldiers, as news of money (...)
Friday 12 November 2010 By Julius N. Uma
November 10, 2010 (JUBA) - United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) has handed over 20 hard top Land Cruiser vehicles, to the Southern Sudan Refeferendum Bureau (SSRB).
The occasion, which took place at the SSRB (...)
President Bashir: a historian at large2013-12-08 04:09:55 By Magdi El Gizouli
A confident President Bashir addressed a jovial crowd on Saturday in Garri, just north of Khartoum to celebrate what state media described as the 500th anniversary of Sudan’s (...)
Sudan: Dozens Held Without Charge2013-12-03 05:05:33 African Commission Should Investigate Alleged Torture and Ill-Treatment
(Nairobi, November 28, 2013) – Sudan is still detaining dozens of people without charge in connection with September 2013 (...)
Wulu county MPs condemn governor’s defamatory speech2013-11-30 06:31:51 PRESS RELEASE
Wulu County Members of Parliament Condemn the Caretaker Governor’s Defamatory Speech
On Monday the 25th of November, 2013, the caretaker Governor of Lakes state Gen. Matur Chut (...)