Friday 20 January 2017
January 19, 2017 (WAU) – The Governor of Wau State Andrea Mayar Acho on Wednesday pledged to ensure security and facilitate humanitarian access of aid groups to the most affected areas in the area. IDPs shelter near the UNMISS base in (...)
Tuesday 1 April 2014
March 31, 2014 (JUBA) – Senior security officers in South Sudan’s border state of Western Bahr el Ghazal have defected to rebel forces under the leadership of former vice-president Riek Machar. Thousands of soldiers have defected from (...)
Tuesday 25 November 2014
November 24, 2014 (JUBA) – The South Sudanese government said on Monday that two warplanes from neighbouring Sudan entered its airspace last week, calling it an act of intrusion and a “serious violation” of international law. Sudanese (...)
Tuesday 28 June 2016
June 27, 2016 (WAU) – Authorities in South Sudan’s newly created Wau state have imposed a curfew in Wau town after the recent clashes which left an unknown number of people dead and thousands more displaced. SPLA forces in Wau town on (...)
Thursday 24 January 2013
January 23, 2013 (JUBA)- An official from South Sudan’s Western Bahr el Ghazal state on Wednesday expressed concerns about the increasing level of violence in neighbouring Lake state, urging its authorities and pastoral communities to (...)
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 (...)
Sunday 9 December 2012
December 9, 2012 (LONDON) - South Sudan’s army has shot dead 10 people in Wau, the capital of Western Bahr el Ghazal State, who were protesting against moving an administrative headquarters, the United Nations said Sunday.
In the (...)
Wednesday 19 November 2014
November 18, 2014 (WAU) – A member of the South Sudanese government delegation at the peace talks in Ethiopia on Tuesday briefed Western Bahr el Ghazal cabinet members on progress made. Western Bahr el Ghazal governor Rizik Zackaria (...)
Tuesday 2 December 2014
December 1, 2014 (WAU) – South Sudan’s Western Bahr el Ghazal state has released the results for the senior secondary school leaving exam.
Wau’s Standard Secondary school has emerged as among the country’s top 10 performers after the (...)
Tuesday 11 November 2014
November 10, 2014 (WAU) – Education authorities in South Sudan’s Western Bahr el Ghazal state have dismissed a primary school teacher for allegedly impregnating a primary school pupil.
Ann Daniel Ali, the state director for gender axed (...)