Tuesday 30 June 2015
June 29, 2015 (JUBA) – South Sudanese government on Monday said they repulsed attack by rebels on Farajalla town, about 36km from the state capital of Western Bahr el Ghazal, Wau, but opposition forces said they were in full control of (...)
Sunday 1 September 2013
August 31, 2013 (WAU) - The governor of South Sudan’s border State of Western Bahr el Ghazal has dissolved his entire cabinet following his return from the country’s capital Juba where he held consultative meeting with president Salva (...)
Monday 22 December 2014
December 21, 2014 (GETTE) – At least three people were reportedly killed in a revenge attack that occurred in South Sudan’s Western Bahr el Ghazal state amid rising tensions among communities in Jur River county.
“The death toll may (...)
Sunday 21 December 2014
December 20, 2014 (WAU) – A revenge attack in South Sudan’s Western Bahr el Ghazal state has sparked tension between communities in its Jur River county.
The county commissioner, John Arop Apai, said Friday’s incident involved youth (...)
Thursday 2 April 2015
April 1, 2015 (WAU) – The Western Bahr el Ghazal branch of state-owned South Sudan television (SSTV) is back on air after 10 months.
Station director Alor Deng Koor told Sudan Tribune the branch developed a technical problem last June, (...)
Friday 3 April 2015
April 02, 2015 (WAU) – The director of Wau Central prison in South Sudan’s Western Bahr el Ghazal state, Anthony Majok Makuei, attributed an outbreak of skin diseases among inmates to overcrowding. The main entrance of Wau Central prison (...)
Wednesday 12 December 2012
December 12,2012 (JUBA) - South Sudan’s police authorities on Tuesday claimed the dismissal of Western Bahr el Ghazal police commissioner, Sabit Joseph Makelele, had taken place allegedly for failing to contain violent protests in Wau (...)
Tuesday 3 March 2015
March 02, 2015 (WAU) – The police headquarters in Western Bahr el Ghazal state was a scene of heavy gunfire as officers protested over delays in payment of salaries.
The angry officers claimed they had not been paid their January and (...)
Monday 6 April 2015
April 5, 2015 (WAU) – It was all joy and celebrations as thousands of Christians in South Sudan’s Western Bahr el Ghazal state thronged St. Mary’s Cathedral church to commemorate the resurrection of Christ.
Father Jermano Bernado, the (...)
Thursday 27 December 2012
December 26, 2012 (WAU) - President Salva Kiir has ordered South Sudan’s security forces to carry out an intensive investigation into reports that some protestors set fire to the national flag on 8 and 9 December to express their anger (...)
SOUTH SUDAN: peace or genocide?2015-10-07 12:59:30
By Richard Moula
President Salva Kiir of South Sudan has once again declared a war of genocide and ethnic cleansing on the small ethnic tribe of Moru in Western Equatoria.
As from 16th (...)
Why rejecting creation of more states in South Sudan?2015-10-05 16:31:37
By Peter Gai Manyuon
South Sudanese president Salva Kiir has unilaterally decreed expansion of the current Ten (10) states to 28 federal states in the country in an unexpected move announced on (...)