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 29 December 2014
December 28, 2014 (MAPEL) – The governor of South Sudan’s Western Bahr el Ghazal State, Zackaria Hassan on Saturday relieve three of this commissioners, including the Wau town mayor.
Wau county commissioner, Angelo Taban, Hassan Jalab (...)
Friday 3 April 2015
April 02, 2015 (WAU) – The director of Wau Central prison in South Sudan’s Western Bahr el Ghazal state, Anthony Majok Makuei, attributed an outbreak of skin diseases among inmates to overcrowding. The main entrance of Wau Central prison (...)
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 (...)
Saturday 28 March 2015
March 27, 2015 (WAU) – Lawmakers in South Sudan’s Western Bahr el Ghazal state have elected Mary Emilio Bafuka as the legislative assembly’s new deputy speaker. The newly elected deputy speaker Mary Bafuka (ST)
Sixty-one lawmakers voted (...)
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 (...)
Sunday 24 May 2015
May 22, 2015 (WAU) – A team of 12 Egyptian doctors are in South Sudan’s Western Bahr el Ghazal state to conduct multiple operations for a week.
The doctors, led by Dr. Hisham Labib, are in the Western Bahr el Ghazal capital, Wau to (...)
Saturday 22 December 2012
December 21, 2012 (WAU) - The Governor of Western Bahr el Ghazal, Rizik Zachariah Hassan on Thursday toured Wau town, perhaps to dispel rumors he had been suspended from his position over the deteriorating security situation in the (...)
Friday 19 December 2014
December 18, 2014 (WAU) – The high court in South Sudan’s Western Bahr el Ghazal state was temporarily shut on Thursday after a soldier fired at its accounts department.
Noah Gabriel Kau, a high court judge, identified the soldier as (...)
Wednesday 12 November 2014
November 11, 2014 (WAU) – Members of South Sudan’s ruling party (SPLM) in Western Bahr el Ghazal (WBeG) state have welcomed former health minister Michael Milli Hussein’s appointment as the country’s first ambassador to China. Michael (...)
Why reports on alleged atrocities are flawed2015-07-28 08:59:54
By Joseph de Tuombuk*
The recently-released Human Rights Watch and UNMISS reports on alleged atrocities committed by SPLA forces, are seriously flawed and could not withstand any challenge in (...)