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 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 (...)
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 (...)
Thursday 20 August 2015
August 19, 2015 (WAU) - An aura of excitement engulfed citizens in South Sudan’s Western Bahr el Ghazal state as the newly-introduced coins hit markets for the first time.
The state minister of finance, Lilian Rizik said all commercial (...)
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 (...)
Thursday 13 December 2012
December 12, 2012 (JUBA) - The Governor of South Sudan’s Western Bahr el Ghazal State, Rizik Zachariah Hassan, contradicted his Minister of Information and Communications on Monday maintaining that no people have died in recent clashes (...)
Tuesday 30 June 2015
June 29, 2015 (WAU) - The health minister in South Sudan’s Western Bahr el Ghazal state lssac Rial has urged the public to be cautious over the recent Cholera outbreak in the capital, Juba.
“The ministry of health has set up awareness (...)
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 January 2013
Press statement - SIHA network
15th January 2013
On 6th January, Rabha Elis Bandas Bilal was arrested and detained by plain clothed security personnel at the Wau Criminal Investigation section. This followed a statement that she made (...)
Sunday 9 December 2012
December 8, 2012 (JUBA) - South Sudan’s Wau County Commissioner, Elia Kamilo Dimo, on Friday urged those protesting against the moving of the county headquarters to observe the law. Commissioner of Wau County, Elia Kamilo Dimo (SSDDRC) (...)
The perilous change in Darfur’s demography2015-08-28 08:10:36
By Eric Reeves
The debate about whether or not Darfur was the site of genocide long ago flamed out, largely because the issue became excessively politicized and the world—in general—no longer (...)
South Sudan Peace Agreement: to Sign or not to Sign2015-08-19 05:44:38
By Steve Paterno
South Sudan peace process faltered badly. The most anticipated deadline to sign a final comprehensive agreement has passed, with government failing to ink the proposed (...)