Thursday 21 November 2013 November 20, 2013 (BENTIU) - The Leek and Jikany clans of the Nuer ethnic group in Unity state clashed on Tuesday over a disputed piece of land leaving seven dead and nine others seriously wounded.
In 2009, fighting over the same (...)
Sunday 21 April 2013 By Tesfa-Alem Tekle
April 20, 2013 (ADDIS ABABA) - Ethiopian prime minister Hailemariam Dessalegn has denied that the government is forcing tens of thousands of people off their land in order to lease it to foreign investors.
“As far (...)
Saturday 11 August 2012 August 8, 2012 (BOR) – ‘Plants cannot be praised for their good leaves’ as a local saying in South Sudan’s Jonglei State goes - ‘ran ace lec ee yoor’ – as farmers wait to see if mechanised agriculture will work in the midst of inconsistent (...)
Monday 25 February 2013 February 24, 2013 (JUBA) – South Sudan’s cabinet has adopted a long awaited land policy which will address issues pertaining to land acquisition and its management in the new nation.
The new policy will address post-war conflict over (...)
Thursday 10 January 2013 By John Actually
January 9, 2013 (BOR) - Tension remains high after clashes between two clans from the Dinka tribe in Bor County on Tuesday evening left two people dead and four others wounded, the police told Sudan Tribune (...)
Sunday 21 October 2012 By Tesfa-Alem Tekle
October 20, 2012 (ADDIS ABABA) - An Eritrean opposition group alleged Saturday that the government in Asmara is forcibly displacing members of the Afar ethnic minority from their ancestral lands.
Thursday 25 April 2013 By Bonifacio Taban Kuich
April 24, 2013 (BENTIU) - Residents of Kuerlonga village in Unity state have complained that they were given insufficient notice before 498 houses were demolished over the last week.
Unity state’s ministry of (...)
Sunday 3 March 2013 March 1, 2013 (JUBA) - South Sudan’s deputy interior minister, General Salva Mathok Gengdit has vehemently denied accusing Warrap state’s Twic County community of backstabbing the Dinka Ngok in Abyei over territorial disputes. (...)
Friday 17 June 2011 By Toby Collins
June 17, 2011 (LONDON) – South Sudan signed a memorandum of understanding with a South Korean developer on cooperating in the construction of a new capital for South Sudan on Thursday. Juba (Reuters)
"Our expertise in (...)
Friday 22 March 2013 By Tesfa-Alem Tekle
March 21, 2013 (ADDIS ABABA) - An independent panel has urged an investigation into complaints by Ethiopians that the World Bank is funding a programme that has forced tens of thousands of people off their land. (...)
Who is SPLM and who is not?2013-12-12 05:40:29 By James Okuk
December 12, 2013 - We are not leading this country; instead we have been managing crises. My Husband is dead and I am not enjoying now. But Salva Kiir does not call me to ask why (...)
President Bashir: a historian at large2013-12-08 04:09:55 By Magdi El Gizouli
A confident President Bashir addressed a jovial crowd on Saturday in Garri, just north of Khartoum to celebrate what state media described as the 500th anniversary of Sudan’s (...)
Journeying together for reconciliation2013-12-11 10:36:06 PRESS RELEASE
Holy Trinity Peace Village, Kuron, Eastern Equatoria State, South Sudan
December 06, 2013
The Committee for National Healing, Peace and Reconciliation held a retreat and workshop (...)
Sudan: Dozens Held Without Charge2013-12-03 05:05:33 African Commission Should Investigate Alleged Torture and Ill-Treatment
(Nairobi, November 28, 2013) – Sudan is still detaining dozens of people without charge in connection with September 2013 (...)
Wulu county MPs condemn governor’s defamatory speech2013-11-30 06:31:51 PRESS RELEASE
Wulu County Members of Parliament Condemn the Caretaker Governor’s Defamatory Speech
On Monday the 25th of November, 2013, the caretaker Governor of Lakes state Gen. Matur Chut (...)