Monday 1 February 2016
January 31, 2016 (BOR) -The local population in South Sudan’s new state of Jonglei have been consulted by their newly-appointed governor on issues directly affecting them. New governor of Jonglei state Philip Aguer, (C) flanked by (...)
Friday 8 February 2013
February 6, 2013 (ADDIS ABABA) - The ministry of finance and economic development on Wednesday announced that Ethiopia has registered an average of 10% economic growth during the past two years of the five-year Growth and (...)
Wednesday 7 March 2012
March 6, 2012 (JUBA) – More than five people have been killed and more wounded over a land dispute in Juba. The incident pushed President Salva Kiir to deploy security forces to stop the violence and maintain security and calm in the (...)
Saturday 16 February 2013
February 16, 2013 (JUBA) - South Sudan on Friday expressed optimism about the possibility of exporting its crude to international markets by 2014 using an alternative pipeline passing through neighbouring Kenya, in what is an apparent (...)
Saturday 20 September 2014
September 19, 2014 (BOR) – Bor, the capital of South Sudan’s Jonglei state is now recovering after months of fighting destroyed the town. Ongoing reconstruction work in Bor, Septemer 19, 2014 (ST)
According to the mayor of Bor, Nhial (...)
Saturday 21 January 2012
January 18, 2012 (JUBA) - South Sudan’s roads and bridges minister, Gier Chuang Aluong, spoke to journalists at a press conference in Juba on Tuesday about a 10-year strategic plan that seeks to address the country’s devastated (...)
Wednesday 5 November 2014
November 4, 2014 (WAU) – Over 300 workers from Eyat roads construction company based in the Greater Bahr el Ghazal region have threatened legal action over allegations they have not been paid for two years.
“We have been waiting and (...)
Thursday 5 April 2012
April 5, 2012 (JUBA) – The survey for the proposed new capital of South Sudan, Ramciel, is expected to be completed within the next six months, reports the official in charge of the project.
South Sudan last year resolved to relocate (...)
Saturday 25 February 2012
February 24, 2012 (KHARTOUM) – The OPEC Fund for International Development (OFID) signed yesterday a loan agreement with Sudan in the amount of $30 million that will be used to build a dam on Atabarah river.
OFID Director-General (...)
Thursday 9 October 2014
October 8, 2014 (JUBA) – South Sudanese president Salva Kiir Mayardit has travelled to neighbouring Uganda to attend a regional summit on the northern corridor integration project. South Sudanese president Salva Kiir (left) watches an (...)
South Sudan and the nation building!2016-02-06 11:47:08
" Disagreement does't mean disapproval." Oprah Winfrey.
By Dhano Obongo
I have been delving in a debate within myself as to what could possibly be the proper way to expound a presentation to (...)
Africa: Strengthen steps to end child marriage2015-12-14 08:04:41
December 10, 2015
African governments should coordinate action to improve laws, education, health care, and public awareness to end the scourge of child marriage, Human Rights Watch said today (...)
Professor Akolda, it is too early for you to go2015-12-06 06:36:15
I learnt from social media of the untimely departure of Professor Akolda Maan Tier on the 30th Nov 2015, whom I knew and admired, as one of the great, committed sons of both Sudans, who dedicated (...)