Thursday 19 February 2009 By John Agou Wuoi
February 18, 2009 (JUBA) — More than 60 rooms and property of unknown value were destroyed by fire at Beijing Juba Hotel in Juba Southern Sudan on Wednesday. No casualties were reported. Firefighters are trying to (...)
Wednesday 13 February 2013 February 13, 2013 (JUBA) - South Sudan on Wednesday launched plans for compulsory civil registration at childbirth, in an attempt to count and account for every South Sudanese citizen.
The exercise was launched at a seminar in the (...)
Saturday 17 June 2006 June 16, 2006 (ADDIS ABABA) — The Africa Union on Friday urged its member states to put an end to the practice of female genital mutilation (FGM), saying the ritual traumatised millions of girls and women on the continent.
"We should (...)
Wednesday 2 January 2008 January 1, 2008 (KHARTOUM) — Two Sudanese men sentenced to death for the rape and murder of a four-year-old girl have been executed in a prison in Khartoum, the local press reported on Tuesday.
Motassem Abdallah Khairallah, 21, and (...)
Sunday 20 July 2003 KHARTOUM, July 20 (AFP) — Sudan Airways officials are due to fly to London Tuesday to join British insurers in opening the black box of a Sudanese plane that crashed two weeks earlier, killing all but one of the 116 people on board. (...)
Friday 24 December 2010 By Ngor Arol Garang
December 22, 2010 (ABYEI) - With most southern Sudanese expected to vote for independence in a referendum on January 9 next year, authorities from the southern state of Warrap have pledged to empower the (...)
Monday 23 April 2007 By Isaac Vuni
April 22, 2007 (JUBA) — The Archbishop of Episcopal Church of the Sudan, Rt. Rev. Dr. Joseph Marona has today consecrated three Bishops at All Saint Cathedral in Juba.
Speaking at the colouful consecration ceremony, the (...)
Monday 21 June 2010 June 20, 2010 (KHARTOUM) — The Lebanese government moved quickly today to defuse anger caused by media reports that security forces in Beirut ruthlessly raided a cancer fundraising event hosted by Sudanese citizens. A member of the (...)
Wednesday 20 August 2003 KHARTOUM, Aug 20 (AFP) — A Khartoum court jailed a Sudanese national Wednesday for swindling the British embassy out of 200 pounds sterling (320 dollars) for "false information" warning of a bomb plot.
Khartoum North criminal court (...)
Monday 3 March 2008 **WARNING: GRAPHIC CONTENT READER DISCRETION ADVISED**
March 02, 2008 (KHARTOUM) — A 20 years old Sudanese girl fell victim to a long standing, yet fading tradition of forced marriage. Sana’a Al-Amin before and after (Al-Rayaam)
The power struggle dividing the country2014-03-07 09:47:48 By Nikolai Hegertun
The root cause of the conflict in South Sudan was the bitter power-struggle within the leadership of SPLM. The party that got 170 out of 180 seats in the election in 2010 has (...)
From the ashes of war, seeds of peace2014-03-07 06:23:22 By Ban Ki-moon
March 6, 2014 - What was once the biggest United Nations peacekeeping operation in the world winds down this month, and the most extraordinary part of this historic development is (...)