Tuesday 11 September 2012
By Julius N. Uma
September 10, 2012 (JUBA) - South Sudan last month recorded a drop in inflation of just 43.3 per cent, compared to the 60.9% registered in July, the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) has announced.
The country’s (...)
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 (...)
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 (...)
Monday 28 April 2014
April 27, 2014 (JUBA) – Explosions and sustained heavy gunfire were heard in South Sudan’s Western Bahr el Ghazal state capital of Wau, government officials and military sources said on Sunday. Soldiers from the South Sudanese army (...)
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 April 2014
April 2, 2014 (JUBA) – A South Sudanese police major from Western Bahr el Ghazal state was assassinated by unidentified assailants, relatives and government officials said on Wednesday.
James Martin Ibra was shot dead in Tambura county (...)
Sunday 29 September 2013
September 27, 2013 (WAU) - South Sudan president Salva Kiir Mayardit has said his governing Sudan People’s Liberation Movement (SPLM) - the former rebel movement which came to power in 2005 after over two decades fighting the Sudanese (...)
Thursday 2 October 2014
September 29, 2014 (WAU) – A joint intitiative has been launched by the state assemblies in the Greater Bahr el Ghazal region as part of effort to bring peace to volatile tribal tensions in South Sudan’s Lakes state.
The move, which was (...)
Monday 28 April 2014
April 27, 2014 (ADDIS ABABA) – Senior army officers who mutinied on Saturday in Western Bahr el Ghazal state capital Wau said their defection to opposition forces led by former vice-president, Riek Machar came after they were targeted (...)
Thursday 27 December 2012
December 26, 2012 (WAU) - President Salva Kiir has ordered South Sudan’s security forces to carry out an intensive investigation into reports that some protestors set fire to the national flag on 8 and 9 December to express their anger (...)
Hundreds walk for peace in South Sudan2014-09-23 08:30:16
National Platform for Peace and Reconciliation (NPPR)
Juba, 21 September 2014 - Hundreds of people took to the streets of the South Sudan capital Jubato ‘Walk for Peace’and demand (...)