Saturday 5 January 2013
Balanda Community Association
Western Bahr el Ghazal - Wau
Jan 4 2013
Press Release from the Balanda Community Association expressing regret over the killing of 26 civilians in Farrajallah in December 2012 and welcoming the Western (...)
Tuesday 4 November 2014
November 3, 2014 (WAU) – Hundred of residents in Western Bahr el Ghazal capital Wau took to the streets on Monday to protest over an alleged air attack carried out by Sudanese forces. Demonstrators in Wau, the capital of South Sudan’s (...)
Tuesday 3 January 2012
January 2, 2012 (JUBA) - South Sudan said Monday it is investigating an allegation of assault against a senior official in the national government by forces believed to have been from the new nations military.
An armed group, (...)
Sunday 22 July 2012
July 20, 2012 (WAU) - South Sudan is preparing to celebrate its seventh anniversary of Martyrs Day on July 30, in celebration and recognition of those who died during the 1983-2005 Sudanese civil war, especially South Sudan’s former (...)
Thursday 20 December 2012
December 19, 2012 (WAU) - At least 12 people were killed when people took to the streets of the Western Bahr el Ghazal state capital, Wau, on Wednesday - according to eyewitnesses. Civilians displaced by the violent protesting in Wau (...)
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 (...)
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 (...)
Tuesday 15 July 2014
July 14, 2014 (BAGARI) – South Sudan president, Salva Kiir on Monday accused his former deputy-turned rebel leader, Riek Machar of allegedly relying on “spiritual” powers to mobilise youth against the national army. South Sudan’s (...)
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 (...)
Sunday 17 June 2012
June 15, 2012 (WAU) - South Sudan is seeking to build a strong, long-term, healthy, stable, friendly and cooperative relationship with neighbouring Sudan on the basis of the principles of peaceful coexistence and strong economic (...)
South Sudan: Justice remains elusive, one year on2014-12-17 04:17:40
By Elizabeth Deng
December 16 2014 - A year after the outbreak of violence in Juba last December, hopes of accountability for abuses linked to the conflict remain distant. Despite repeated calls (...)
Sudan protects terrorists2014-12-15 04:29:57
By Kimberly Hollingsworth*
December 15, 2014 - Sudan used to be the heart of Africa; now, Sudan is the heart of international terrorist organizations. Sudan is the hub for training extremists. (...)