Wednesday 14 May 2014
May 13, 2014 (JUBA) – The start of South Sudan’s rainy season has dramatically raised the threat level of waterborne diseases for an estimated 86,000 internally displaced persons (IDPs) sheltering in protection of civilian (PoC) sites in (...)
Wednesday 12 March 2014
March 11, 2014 (JUBA) – The United Nations on Tuesday said it has started working to mitigate any risks thousands of displaced South Sudanese could face as the rainy season approaches.
At least 706,000 people, humanitarian agencies (...)
Saturday 5 May 2012
May 5, 2012 (KHARTOUM) — South Sudanese stranded in the capital of White Nile, Kosti, will be transported by airplane to Juba, the International Organization for Migration (IOM) announced on Friday, abandoning a previous plan to move (...)
Saturday 12 May 2012
May 11, 2012 (KHARTOUM) – The International Organization for Migration (IOM) said on Friday that it urgently needs US$3 million to airlift South Sudanese to Juba from Khartoum.
The governor of the White Nile State last month asked to (...)
Friday 11 May 2012
May 10, 2012 (KHARTOUM) – Thousands of South Sudanese citizens stranded in the capital of Sudan’s White Nile State, Kosti, will be moved as of Saturday to Khartoum and flown to Juba afterward, an official has said.
White Nile’s (...)
Sunday 8 May 2011
By Bonifacio Taban Kuich
May 7, 2011 (BENTIU) - Unity State authorities have allocated land for returnees in Bentiu town on Friday after the process was expedited through the involvement of United Nation’s refugee agency (UNHCR) and (...)
Wednesday 27 July 2011
July 26, 2011 (JUBA) - Lakes state authorities in Yirol West County have received ten Lorries loaded with Southern returnees on Monday as southerners continue to move to South Sudan after the country’s independence this month.
Wednesday 30 October 2013
October 29, 2013 (JUBA) - Less than 50% of the South Sudanese populations have access to health care services, an indication the country has one of the lowest health pointers in the world, statistics show. A health ward in South Sudan, (...)
Wednesday 18 July 2012
July 17, 2012 (ADDIS ABABA) - IOM Director General, William Lacy Swing, UNHCR High Commissioner, António Guterres and Ethiopia’s Deputy Director for Refugee and Returnee Affairs (ARRA), Ayalew Awoke visited the newly opened Bambasi (...)
Sunday 24 March 2013
March 23, 2013 (JUBA) - At least five Ugandan children, who were victims of human trafficking in South Sudan, have been returned to their country, the International Organisation for Migration (IOM) said. A South Sudanese man protects (...)
A critique of the IGAD protocol for peace in S Sudan2014-08-30 05:53:03
“A critique of the IGAD protocol on agreed principles on transitional arrangements towards resolution of the crisis in South Sudan”
By David de Chand
August 29, 2014 - First and foremost of all, (...)
IGAD failure to delivering peace for South Sudan!2014-08-30 05:43:48
By Jacob Odong
August 29, 2014- The East African Inter-Governmental Authority on Development (IGAD) is concluding a plan to allow for what they are calling a unity government for South Sudan. If (...)