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 (...)
Friday 7 November 2014
November 6, 2014 (WAU) – South Sudan is planning to acquire air defence equipment that will help protect the country’s territorial integrity, defence minister Kuol Manyang Juuk said Thursday. South Sudan’s defence minister, Kuol Manyang (...)
Sunday 16 March 2014
March 15, 2014 –The South Sudan government on Friday intercepted thousands of protestors in the Western Bahr el Ghazal state capital of Wau, who were intending to storm the UN base. THousands of students took to the streets in Western (...)
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 (...)
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 (...)
Friday 14 September 2012
By Dhieu Mathok Diing Wol
Northern Bahr el Ghazal was not fully part of the Anglo-Egyptian administration until 1922.
On 21st February 1922, the British troops from Wau under the command of Bimbashi Middleton clashed with a force (...)
Thursday 3 January 2013
January 2, 2013 (WAU/JUBA) - The South Sudanese border state of Western Bahr el Ghazal on Wednesday accused the army of neighbouring Sudan of carrying out air and ground attacks against Raja County, overrunning a military base and (...)
Friday 4 January 2013
January 3, 2012 (JUBA) - South Sudan has strongly condemned an attack which it says Sudan’s military carried out on its territory on Wednesday, calling for the immediate intervention of the United Nations Security Council (UNSC). South (...)
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 (...)
Tuesday 14 July 2015
July 13, 2015 (WAU) - South Sudan’s health ministry has delivered 734 boxes of emergency drugs from International Medical Corps (IMC) to Western Bahr el Ghazal state.
The donation was the first provisional medical support given to (...)
Will the Obama administration fix its Sudan policy?2015-08-02 20:43:08
By Ahmed Hussain Adam
President Obama concluded his three-day symbolic visit to Africa this week, but the 12-year old genocide of Darfur is still unfolding. One would welcome Obama’s achievements (...)
Land ownership and conflict of laws in South Sudan 2015-08-01 05:39:05
By Ajo Noel Julious K.
Land in South Sudan is a prickly thing, complicated even further by the confusion associated with legal land ownership. The parallels and discrepancies between provisions (...)
In memoirs of Dr John Garang de Mabior 2015-07-30 06:14:54
By Mabor Maker Dhelbeny
The event of commemorating this day, as a memorial day of our martyrs since 1955 to 2005 was because of the Late Dr John Garang de Mabior. He died in a helicopter plane (...)