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 (...)
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 (...)
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 (...)
Thursday 26 March 2015
March 25, 2015 (WAU) – Western Bahr el Ghazal state’s legislative assembly reopened on Wednesday following a nine-month recess, with governor Rizik Zackaria Hassan urging MPs to cooperate with government efforts to meet the needs of its (...)
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 27 March 2015
March 26, 2015 (WAU) – The government of South Sudan’s Western Bahr el Ghazal state has established 41 courts in the newly established payams [districts] in the region. The premise of Wau county headquarters at Ngo Bagari, July 16, 2014 (...)
Monday 13 May 2013
May 12, 2013 (JUBA) –The four states of the Greater Bahr el Ghazal region have called for their intellectuals and senior political leaders to report themselves to Wau, the former regional capital and current state capital of Western (...)
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 30 April 2015
April, 29 2015 (RAJA) - A close source from the South Sudanese military intelligence in Western Bahr el Ghazal state said a movement of rebel fighters under the leadership of former vice president, Riek Machar, was detected in parts of (...)
Saturday 28 March 2015
March 27, 2015 (WAU) – Lawmakers in South Sudan’s Western Bahr el Ghazal state have elected Mary Emilio Bafuka as the legislative assembly’s new deputy speaker. The newly elected deputy speaker Mary Bafuka (ST)
Sixty-one lawmakers voted (...)
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 (...)