Sunday 28 June 2009 By Manyang Mayom
June 26, 2009 (RUMBEK) - The Southern Sudanese musician Nyankol Mathiang reached Rumbek, the capital of Lakes state, on Thursday after her long trip from Australia via Khartoum. She was invited by the non-governmental (...)
Wednesday 13 July 2005 UNICEFPress Release
UNICEF says despite some provisions for children, more needs to be done
KHARTOUM/GENEVA/AMMAN, 13 July 2005 — UNICEF congratulated Sudan today for including provisions in the Interim National Constitution that (...)
Tuesday 2 March 2010 By John A. Akec
March 1, 2010 — On Friday 26 February 2010 I was in Juba International Airport when I waved a colleague off as he boarded Sun-Air Boeing 737. About 20 minutes or so later I watched the Boeing 737 speeding across the (...)
Sunday 4 April 2004 KHARTOUM, April 4 (AFP) — Four men convicted of armed robbery in Sudan’s war-torn western Darfur region have been sentenced to amputation of their right hands and left legs, a newspaper said Sunday.
The criminal court in Nyala, capital (...)
Tuesday 25 October 2005 Oct 24, 2005 (KHARTOUM) — Sudanese authorities have forced private schools to close during the Muslim holy month of Ramadan for the first time, school staff said on Monday. A Sudanese girl listens to her teacher as she attends a (...)
Thursday 4 August 2005 Catholic Archbishop of Khartoum, Sudan
August 2, 2005 Appeal for Calm, and an End to Violence in the Sudan Message from Gabriel Cardinal Zubeir Wako
Brothers and Sisters,
The Lord gave and the Lord has taken away, blessed be the (...)
Friday 11 May 2007 By Isaac Vuni
May 10, 2007 (JUBA) — Sudanese women have agreed that undemocratic practices are still dominating the internal life in the political parties in the country. Yesterday during the national conference of Sudanese women in (...)
Sunday 11 March 2007 March 10, 2007 (UNITED NATIONS) — A U.N. women’s forum urged the world on Friday to ban female genital mutilation and forced marriages.
The Commission on the Status of Women passed by consensus two resolutions on the issues following (...)
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 (...)
Thursday 1 March 2012 By Ngor Arol Garang
February 29, 2012 (JUBA) - South Sudan announced it was seeking US$99 million in funding to conduct a census, which has been encountering that may prevent the exercise planned for 2014 from taking place.
On Abyei enough is enough2013-06-18 05:01:47 By Deng Vanang
June 17, 2013 - No one whether locally or internationally can still argue there is more hope to resolve Abyei stalemate peacefully. It has been everybody’s wish that dialogue could (...)