Thursday 21 August 2014
August 21, 2014 (WAU) – At least 14 former combatants successfully completed three weeks of training in auto-mechanics at Wau Vocational Training Centre in South Sudan’s Western Bahr el Ghazal state on Wednesday. Western Bahr Ghazal (...)
Tuesday 3 March 2015
March 02, 2015 (WAU) – The police headquarters in Western Bahr el Ghazal state was a scene of heavy gunfire as officers protested over delays in payment of salaries.
The angry officers claimed they had not been paid their January and (...)
Wednesday 6 March 2013
March 5, 2013 (KHARTOUM) - The Sudanese foreign ministry has renewed its accusations that Juba supports Sudanese rebel groups, saying a recent United Nations report confirmed their presence in South Sudan.
A UN panel of independent (...)
Sunday 13 January 2013
January 9, 2013 (WAU) - Western Bahr el Ghazal is to ask South Sudan’s central government to financially compensate businesses whose properties were damaged by protests in December over administrative changes that were rejected by many (...)
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 (...)
Sunday 9 November 2014
November 8, 2014 (WAU) – A three-day forum to review government achievements and development challenges is due in South Sudan’s Western Bahr el Ghazal state next week.
“This is the first the region will sit down to review its (...)
Tuesday 26 August 2014
AUGUST 25, 2014 (JUBA) – South Sudanese national security agents have arrested three people in Western Bahr el Ghazal state for alleged involvement in rebel activities.
George Livio Bhara, the son of state advisor on economic affairs (...)
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 2 April 2015
April 1, 2015 (WAU) – The Western Bahr el Ghazal branch of state-owned South Sudan television (SSTV) is back on air after 10 months.
Station director Alor Deng Koor told Sudan Tribune the branch developed a technical problem last June, (...)
Thursday 23 October 2014
October 22, 2014 (WAU) – An Ebola testing centre has been set up in South Sudan’s Western Bahr el Ghazal state in collaboration with the state health ministry and the United Nations Mission in South Sudan (UNMISS).
Health minister Dr (...)
Musa Hilal’s "Awakening": Khartoum’s worst nightmare?2015-04-22 06:33:05
By the Sudan Democracy First
Musa Hilal, once one of the principal commanders of the Janjaweed militias which supported the Sudan Armed Forces (SAF) in the 2003/04 ethnic cleansing campaign in (...)
Sudanese security arrest rights defender Adil Bakheit2015-04-18 08:04:21
FRONT-LINE DEFENDRSPress StatementSudan Human rights defender Adil Bakheit arrested
Human rights defender Mr Adil Bakheit was arrested on 16 April 2015 by the National Intelligence and Security (...)
Which do you choose? Peace or War?2015-04-18 06:16:42
To the South Sudanese Diaspora Which do you choose? Peace or War? Coalition of Advocates for South Sudan, April 11, 2015
“The Voice of the South Sudanese Diaspora”
Who are/What is the South (...)