Monday 22 September 2014
September 21, 2014 (YEI) – Persons living with disabilities in Yei River county of South Sudan’s Central Equatoria state have appealed for equal treatment in society.
Speaking to reporters in the county, Sam Data James, one of the (...)
Friday 31 May 2013
May 30, 2013 (KAMPALA) - The United Nation Children Fund launched a global report on Thursday highlighting the plight of children living with disabilities and calling for an end to discrimination that leaves them with a limited ability (...)
Tuesday 12 February 2013
February 11, 2013 (BOR/JUBA) – In a green valley beside the River Nile lies a village dotted with grass-thatched huts where an isolated 140 people call home. Children play outside and others pump water from the borehole, as elderly (...)
Sunday 24 February 2013
February 23, 2013 (BOR) – Only 10 out of proposed 100 houses earmarked for war disabled, widows, and orphans have been constructed in Bor town’s Pakuau estate in South Sudan’s Jonglei state. Jonglei governor Kuol Manyang prepares to cut (...)
Friday 20 April 2012
By Julius N. Uma
April 19, 2012 (JUBA) - As he dribbles the ball past two opponents, smiles, and passes it to his teammate, it is clear that Gatluak Kual, 29, who has to play basketball in wheelchair, does not see his disability in a (...)
Thursday 4 April 2013
April 3, 2013 (RUMBEK) - Police in Lakes state arrested a deaf man on Wednesday who they suspect killed a man in Rumbek Central market following a dispute on Tuesday afternoon.
The murdered man, Awuor Majur Bec, who is reported to (...)
Saturday 23 November 2013
November 22, 2013 (KHARTOUM) - Sudan’s ministry of education this week launched a three-year national strategy aimed at providing better quality education for children with disabilities.
In a statement, UNICEF welcomed the initiative, (...)
Monday 7 October 2013
October 6, 2013 (JUBA) – The labour bill currently before lawmakers will protect physically disabled persons in South Sudan from work place discrimination, a public service official said.
Hellen Achiro, the undersecretary in the (...)
Wednesday 1 August 2012
July 31, 2012 (JUBA) - South Sudan’s president Salva Kiir said on national television on Monday that the lack of respect shown to those died or were injured in the struggle for the nation’s independence, and their families, was (...)
Thursday 30 August 2012
August 29, 2012 (JUBA) – South Sudan’s vice president, Riek Machar, said Wednesday that 150,000 ex-combatants will undergo the disarmament, demobilization and reintegration (DDR) process into the civil population. Vice President, Riek (...)
Undermining South Sudanese expertise’s is ironical!2014-09-19 10:15:59
By Peter Gai Manyuon
September 18, 2014 - The recent order from the Ministry of Labor and Public Service in the Republic of South Sudan that was issued on 16th of September 2014 is absolute (...)
Sudan - Colliding interests 2014-09-16 10:04:11
By Mohamed Elshabik
September 15, 2014 - Sudan seems to be unconcerned by the current political crisis in the region. Amid a prognosis of full-scale war in South Sudan, unrest in Egypt, chaos in (...)