Thursday 29 January 2015
January 28, 2015 (WAU) – Twenty-nine members of Western Bahr el Ghazal state’s legislative assembly signed a vote of no confidence on Tuesday against the incumbent speaker, Andrea Mayar Acho.
The motion was put forward by Abraham Dimo (...)
Thursday 29 January 2015
January 28, 2015 (JUBA) – Press advocacy group the Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ) has condemned the killing of five South Sudanese reporters in an attack on Sunday.
The journalists were among at least eight victims killed in an (...)
Wednesday 28 January 2015
January 27, 2015 (JUBA) – The United Nations Mission in South Sudan (UNMISS) has strongly condemned Sunday’s killing of civilians, five of them journalists, in a roadside ambush in Western Bahr el Ghazal state.
In a statement issued (...)
Tuesday 27 January 2015
January 26, 2015 (JUBA) – At least 11 people were killed and several others injured in an ambush in South Sudan’s Western Bahr el Ghazal state on Saturday, an official has confirmed.
“The incident occurred along Wau-Raja road on (...)
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 (...)
Saturday 17 January 2015
January 15, 2015 (WAU) – A total of 19 students were awarded degrees from the Catholic university in South Sudan’s Western Bahr Ghazal state on Thursday.
The graduates from the institution’s faculty of agriculture and environmental (...)
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 (...)
Wednesday 21 January 2015
January 19, 2015 (WAU) – The governor of South Sudan’s Western Bahr e Ghazal state, Rizik Zackaria Hassan, issued a gubernatorial decree on Monday relieving his entire cabinet and appointing new ministers.
The new appointees include: (...)
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 (...)
Tuesday 15 July 2014
July 14, 2014 (BAGARI) – South Sudan president, Salva Kiir on Monday accused his former deputy-turned rebel leader, Riek Machar of allegedly relying on “spiritual” powers to mobilise youth against the national army. South Sudan’s (...)
IGAD: Artificial solution on South Sudan conflict2015-01-30 19:33:13
By James Gatdet Dak
On Thursday, 29th of January, 2015, heads of state and government of the African regional bloc, the Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD), served the warring (...)
A reading of the Arusha intra-SPLM agreement 2015-01-28 09:39:38
By: Dr Lam Akol
On the 21st of January 2015, the three factions of the SPLM (now calling themselves ‘Groups’) inked in Arusha, Tanzania, an agreement dubbed “Agreement on the Reunification of the (...)
Women groups announce their support for Sudan Call2015-01-17 08:34:07
Position Statement from the Women’s Political Forces and Civil Society organizations and Groups on the Sudan Call To the People of Sudan
We, the undersigned women, are fully motivated by our (...)