Thursday 17 September 2015
September 16, 2015 (WAU) - A soldier at the 5th infantry division in South Sudan’s Western Bahr el Ghazal state shot dead two colleagues and wounded three others.
The incident occurred on Monday as officers prepared to sleep at Girinty (...)
Monday 7 December 2015
December 6, 2015 (ADDIS ABABA) – South Sudanese armed opposition group, the SPLA-IO, under the leadership of former Vice-President, Riek Machar, said their cantonment areas came under attacks by forces loyal to President Salva Kiir in (...)
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 (...)
Thursday 31 December 2015
December 30, 2015(RAGA) – Tribal chiefs from the newly created Lol state have threatened not to recognise the existence of a region, formerly known as Raga county. The 10 states of South Sudan
The chief of Raga town, Abdallah Tamim, (...)
Thursday 10 December 2015
December 9, 2015 (WAU) - Thousands of people, mainly the elderly and children have fled Wau county in South Sudan’s Western Bahr el Ghazal state due to deteriorating security.
Officials said numerous people arrived in the capital, Wau (...)
Wednesday 15 May 2013
May 14, 2013 (JUBA) - A soldier in South Sudan’s Western Bahr el Ghazal state opened fire at Wau Teaching Hospital on Monday afternoon, killing a medical practitioner and wounding three others.
Wau’s Municipal Mayor, Michael Gebba, (...)
Friday 13 November 2015
November 11, 2015 (WAU) – The mayor of Wau town municipal council, Elia Kamilo Dimo has issued a local order prohibiting sale of fuel in black market within the region. Local residents wait in line to pay for fuel at Runway petrol (...)
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 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 (...)
Tuesday 25 December 2012
December 24, 2012 (WAU) - South Sudan President Salva Kiir Mayardit instructed the army Monday to immediately take control of situations when the police are unable provide security; such as the recent violence in Wau. South Sudan (...)
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 (...)