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.
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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.
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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 (...)
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 (...)
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 (...)
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