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 (...)
Wednesday 28 January 2015
January 27, 2015 (JUBA) – The United Nations Mission in South Sudan (UNMISS) has strongly condemned Sunday’s killing of civilians, five of them journalists, in a roadside ambush in Western Bahr el Ghazal state.
In a statement issued (...)
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 (...)
Wednesday 21 January 2015
January 19, 2015 (WAU) – The governor of South Sudan’s Western Bahr e Ghazal state, Rizik Zackaria Hassan, issued a gubernatorial decree on Monday relieving his entire cabinet and appointing new ministers.
The new appointees include: (...)
Monday 24 December 2012
December 23, 2012 (WAU) - Western Bahr el Ghazal State imposed a curfew and stepped up security in Wau town over the weekend ahead of the scheduled visit of South Sudan’s President Salva Kiir Mayardit on Monday to celebrate Christmas (...)
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 (...)
Monday 27 June 2016
June 26, 2016 (JUBA) - The newly appointed Governor of Wau state - one of the 28 states which came into existence as a result of a controversial presidential establishment order expanding the number of states from the constitutionally (...)
Friday 10 October 2014
October 9, 2014 (WAU) – Patients at Wau civil hospital in South Sudan’s Western Bahr el Ghazal state risk facing malaria and typhoid diseases, the hospital’s director has disclosed.
Up to 354 typhoid and 790 malaria cases were recorded (...)
Wednesday 30 July 2014
July 29, 2014 (WAU) – South Sudan’s former child soldiers, known as the Red Army, on Tuesday marked their second anniversary in Western Bahr el Ghazal state with calls for peace. Members of South Sudan’s Red Army Foundation in Western (...)
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 (...)
South Sudan, a year after peace agreement 2016-08-20 21:39:17
By Beny Gideon Mabor
“Our detractors have already written us off, even before the proclamation of our independence. They say we will slip into civil war as soon as our flag is hoisted. They (...)
Sudan Crisis: Who would be accountable for?2016-08-18 09:11:56
A case sufficiently exposed, squarely tabled but evasively torpedoed with ulterior motives
By Trayo Ahmed Ali
As Sudan National Dialogue "roadmap" (proposed by the AUHIP Panel) was signed in (...)