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 (...)
Friday 2 January 2015
January 1, 2015 (KHARTOUM) – The union of national staff at United Nations agencies in Sudan said it is in discussion with the UN leadership in New York regarding the dispute over how local staff salaries are paid.
This week, several (...)
Monday 22 September 2014
September 21, 2014 (JUBA) – A well-developed private sector is vital to increasing employment opportunities in South Sudan, the head of the World Bank in the country, Nicola Pontara, said. Minister of finance and economic planning (...)
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’s vice-pesident, James Wani Igga, speaks at the opening of the SPLM (...)
Wednesday 10 February 2016
February 09, 2016 (WAU) – A five-day program on community policing, targeting 30 law enforcement personnel is currrently underway in South Sudan’s new state of Wau.
The United Nations Development Program (UNDP) organised the program, (...)
Wednesday 31 December 2014
December 30, 2014 (KHARTOUM) – The United Nations Security Council (UNSC) met in a closed session on Tuesday to discuss Sudan’s expulsion of two senior officials this month but failed to reach a consensus on how to respond. Sudanese (...)
Friday 26 December 2014
December 25, 2014 (KHARTOUM) – Sudanese authorities on Thursday asked the United Nations Resident Coordinator and Humanitarian Coordinator , Ali al-Za’atari to leave the country, Khartoum sources within the world body told Sudan Tribune. (...)
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 (...)
Saturday 4 December 2010
By Julius N. Uma
December 03, 2010 (JUBA) - A total of 5,700 Southern Sudan Police Service (SSPS) officers have successfully completed a nearly one-year intensive training fully supported by United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) (...)
Saturday 22 June 2013
June 21, 2012 (JUBA) – The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) has initiated a program that seeks to improve community security in South Sudan’s Lakes state.
The initiative, under the South Sudan Community Security and Arms (...)
Return of Dr. Machar to Juba and next political move2016-04-26 22:23:10
By James Okuk
After exhausting the immature dramatic politicking about return of Dr. Riek Machar to Juba to take up his duties as the First Vice President of the Republic of South Sudan for 30 (...)
Sudan: Silencing women rights defenders2016-03-31 20:22:15
Human Rights Watch Sudan: Silencing Women Rights Defenders Sexual Abuse, Intimidation by Security Forces
(Nairobi, March 24, 2016) – Sudanese security forces have used sexual violence, (...)