Sunday 30 June 2013
June 29, 2013 (RUMBEK) - The ministry of information and communication in South Sudan’s Lakes state shut down Radio Good News, a Catholic broadcaster in Rumbek, on Friday morning.
Lakes state’s military caretaker governor Matur Chut (...)
Tuesday 2 July 2013
July 1, 2013 (JUBA) - A leading human rights group in South Sudan has condemned in the "strongest terms" last week’s decision to close Rumbek-based Good News Radio, which is part of the Catholic Radio Network.
Lakes state’s minister of (...)
Wednesday 19 October 2011
October 18, 2011 (RUMBEK) - Lakes state’s mid year financial report is symptomatic of the major economic challenges South Sudan faces as it adjusts to becoming an independent nation, as the international monetary crises begins to take (...)
Tuesday 18 September 2012
September 17, 2012 (RUMBEK) - The Director of Catholic Radio Good News, Fr. Don Bosco Ochieng, was physically attack by unknown group of people at around 10pm on Tuesday night in Rumbek market, while buying phone credit.
Assaults on (...)
Friday 28 June 2013
June 26, 2013 (JUBA) - Ministers in South Sudan’s Lakes state are expected to discuss the fate of Good News Radio on Thursday, and will consider closing the broadcaster that belongs to the Catholic Diocese of Rumbek.
On Tuesday Good (...)
Thursday 13 December 2012
December 12, 2012 (JUBA) - Senior government officials from Western Bahr el Ghazal denied on Wednesday reports claiming that a journalist based in the state had been arrested for visiting people in hospital who had been wounded in (...)
Will Sudan allow rights experts to do their job?2015-05-14 06:50:04
By Jehanne Henry
Sudan is set to receive not just one, but three visits from international human rights experts this month: the United Nations special rapporteur on violence against women and (...)
Chaos in Libya poses big threat to Sudan and Egypt2015-05-13 05:56:16
By Amira Khair
Speaking to journalists after briefing the Security Council Mr. Bernardo Leon, special representative of the secretary general to Libya, said "chaos in Libya is a huge problem not (...)
European Union helps treat malnutrition in Sudan2015-05-25 06:49:48
WFP Press Release European Union helps treat malnutrition among Sudan’s most vulnerable
24 May 2015
KHARTOUM - The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) today welcomed a contribution of €9 (...)
HRW calls to stop arbitrary detention in Sudan2015-04-30 21:53:00
Sudan: Surge in Detention, Beatings, Around Elections Free Those Held Arbitrarily; Investigate Abuses
(Nairobi, April 29, 2015) – Security forces in Sudan<https://www.hrw.org/africa/sudan> (...)