Tuesday 12 May 2015
May 11, 2015 (WAU) – Unknown gunmen on Monday killed the paramount chief of Wau county in Western Bahr el Ghazal state, Angelo Bagari, his wife and injured his daughter.
The incident, Wau county commissioner said, occurred at about (...)
Thursday 9 October 2014
October 8, 2014 (WAU) – The South Sudan Red Cross (SSRC) in Western Bahr el Ghazal state have stepped up efforts to upgrade the skills of local fire fighters.
While opening the three-day training workshop at the fire brigade (...)
Sunday 9 December 2012
December 8, 2012 (JUBA) - South Sudan’s Wau County Commissioner, Elia Kamilo Dimo, on Friday urged those protesting against the moving of the county headquarters to observe the law. Commissioner of Wau County, Elia Kamilo Dimo (SSDDRC) (...)
Thursday 24 July 2014
July 23, 2014 (WAU) – Thousands of Wau town residents marched through the streets of the Western Bahr el Ghazal capital on Wednesday in support of a proposal for South Sudan’s national capital to be relocated from Juba to Wau. Residents (...)
Thursday 17 July 2014
By James Deng Dimo
July 16, 2014 (WAU) – South Sudanese president Salva Kiir Mayardit has opened a women’s operating threatre and maternity waiting home at Wau teaching hospital in Western Bahr el Ghazal state. The new women’s maternity (...)
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, (...)
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 (...)
Wednesday 5 June 2013
June 4, 2013 (RUMBEK) – South Sudan ruling party (SPLM) has temporarily closed its office in Wau, the provincial capital of Western Bahr el Ghazal state. Governor of W. Bahr el Ghazal Rizik Zachariah Hassan speaking in Wau, 15 December (...)
Wednesday 13 May 2015
May 12, 2015 (WAU) – The government of Western Bahr el Ghazal state has strongly condemned the killing of Wau county paramount chief, declaring three days of mourning.
Angelo Bagari and his wife were shot dead by unknown gunmen on (...)
Wednesday 18 March 2015
March 17, 2015 (WAU) – The government of South Sudan’s Western Bahr el Ghazal state signed on Tuesday a memorandum of understanding with China Road and Bridge Cooperation Company.
Under the deal, officials say, the Chinese company (...)
Blue Nile State: Under Fire2015-05-28 15:15:54
By Sudan Democracy First Group
Before Al Gareeda newspaper was indefinitely suspended by the National Intelligence and Security Services (NISS), as part of a mass censorship of Khartoum (...)
Somaliland’s return to authoritarianism 2015-05-28 06:33:47
By Abdirahman Mohamed Dirye
Multiparty politics were introduced in Somaliland a decade and half ago following collective effort to ease power conflict and enhance accountability. Somaliland (...)
European Union helps treat malnutrition in Sudan2015-05-25 06:49:48
WFP Press Release European Union helps treat malnutrition among Sudan’s most vulnerable
24 May 2015
KHARTOUM - The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) today welcomed a contribution of €9 (...)
HRW calls to stop arbitrary detention in Sudan2015-04-30 21:53:00
Sudan: Surge in Detention, Beatings, Around Elections Free Those Held Arbitrarily; Investigate Abuses
(Nairobi, April 29, 2015) – Security forces in Sudan<https://www.hrw.org/africa/sudan> (...)