Friday 24 October 2014
October 18, 2014 (BOR) – Bor farmer Paul Alim Amol can often be seen pushing a wheelbarrow laden with guava fruits in the Jonglei state capital to reach his buyers. Bor Farmer Paul Alim Amol picks guava fruits from the trees while (...)
Monday 27 April 2015
April 26, 2015(BOR) – In a bid to reduce slum estates and create modern settlements Jonglei state’s Bor county is preparing to allocate over 2,000 new plots to landless residents living in the capital.
Sudan Tribune has learnt that (...)
Thursday 2 June 2011
By Philip Thon Aleu
June 1, 2011 (BOR) – Jonglei state’s legislative assembly passed a new land fees bill, rental income and fuels taxes on Tuesday with a huge increment in the amount that will be paid for residential and commercial (...)
Tuesday 14 August 2012
August 13, 2012 (JUBA) - At least 32 cows have died in Tonj South County of Warrap State, a week after reports alleging that medical waste had been dumped in the area. Officials are not yet linking the two incidents but locals farmers (...)
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 (...)
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 (...)
Friday 21 March 2014
March 20, 2014 (ADJUMANI) – Officials from office of the Ugandan prime minister have admitted that there are tensions between some South Sudanese refugees and residents living near the settlements over access to resources. Ugandan (...)
Thursday 17 January 2013
January 16, 2013 (RUMBEK) - Inter-clan clashes involving sections of the Dinka ethnic group reignited in Lakes state on Wednesday at a cattle camp between Marial-bek and Ghun, according to local officials. Lakes State Minister of Local (...)
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.
Wednesday 14 May 2014
May 12, 14 (BOR) – The Jonglei state government of Jonglei has urged local individual and farmers’ groups to begin preparing their fields for this year’s agricultural season, which started earlier this month. Displaced people sit eating (...)
EU sidesteps human rights standards2016-07-26 20:37:31
By Ahmed H. Adam and Ashley D. Robinson
In the European Union’s struggle to manage its refugee crisis, is it sidestepping human rights standards by funneling funding to war criminals through the (...)