Friday 22 April 2016
April 21, 2016 (WAU) - The Untied Nation Missis in South Sudan (UNMISS) has urged the government to protect civilians, citing atrocities allegedly committed in Wau state. UN peacekeepers in South Sudan with one of their helicopters (...)
Wednesday 5 October 2011
October 4, 2011 (JUBA) – Secondary school students from Wau in Western Bahr el-Ghazal (WBEG) State held a peaceful demonstration on Tuesday calling for new leadership in the local government, South Sudan’s Radio Good News has reported. (...)
Thursday 19 November 2015
November 18, 2015 (WAU) - South Sudan’s Western Bahr el Ghazal state professors, teachers and students are advocating for introduction of local languages in schools.
At a board meeting held Tuesday at the University Bahr el Ghazal, (...)
Monday 10 February 2014
February 10, 2014 (JUBA) - The governor of South Sudan’s Western Bahr el Ghazal State, Rizik Zachariah Hassan has fired his education minister, Moris Yel Akol. Western Bahr el Ghazal governor Rizik Zachariah Hassan (FILE)
Akol, who (...)
Sunday 3 February 2013
February 2, 2013 (JUBA) – The governor of South Sudan’s Western Bahr el Ghazal state, Rizik Zachariah Hassan, has issued an executive order for the establishment of a 15-member body in the capital, Wau.
The order, according to governor, (...)
Wednesday 2 January 2013
OCHA South Sudan Weekly Humanitarian Bulletin for the period 24 - 30 December 2012
Highlights About 700 people displaced by attacks in Kiir Adem About 630 affected by recent violence in Western Bahr el Ghazal State Common (...)
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 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 (...)
Thursday 23 June 2016
June 22, 2016 (JUBA) - South Sudanese president, Salva Kiir, has ordered the governor of Lol state to return to Raja, the capital of the newly created state which was split from former Western Bahr el Ghazal state. Governor, Rizik (...)
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 (...)
Darfur, the most ‘successful’ genocide in a century2017-04-21 23:16:47
By Eric Reeves
The Darfur region of western Sudan has been recognized since 2004 as the site of genocide since 2004 by dozens of political officials and bodies (including the U.S. Congress and (...)
An Appeal to President of the Republic of South Sudan2017-03-15 07:22:45
Dear. Mr. President,
I write to appeal to you for the release of political detainees now in the custody of the National Security Service at Jebel and other detention facilities. In doing this, I (...)