Friday 2 May 2014
May 1, 2014 (KAMPALA/JUBA) – South Sudan army (SPLA) on Tuesday witnessed yet another defection of a senior Nuer officer from Aweil East of Northern Bhar el Ghazal state who has allegedly joined opposition forces led by the former vice (...)
Saturday 14 June 2014
June 13, 2014 (JUBA) – South Sudanese army (SPLA) fighters reportedly loyal to opposition forces seized an assortment of weapons after repulsing government forces in Western Bahr el Ghazal state, military sources said. Rebel fighters (...)
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 (...)
Monday 27 October 2014
October 24, 2014 (WAU) – Former deputy governor of Western Bahr el Ghazal state Efisio Kon Uguak was laid to rest in Wau on Friday. The former deputy governor of South Sudan’s Western Bahr el Ghazal state, Efisio Kon Uguak, on 21 August (...)
Thursday 17 July 2014
July 17, 2014 (WAU) – South Sudan’s president, Salva Kiir Mayardit, has called for swift reconciliation across the country at a public address to thousands of residents in the Western Bahr el Ghazal state capital, Wau, on Wednesday. (...)
Thursday 11 December 2014
December 10, 2014 (WAU) – Authorities in South Sudan’s Western Bahr el Ghazal state has announced it is stepping up measures against illegal woodcutting.
The announcement was made on Wednesday officially made during the reopening of a (...)
Wednesday 10 September 2014
September 9, 2014 (WAU) – The governor of South Sudan’s Western Bahr el Ghazal state, Rizik Zackaria Hassan, returned from Cairo on Monday following a 20-day visit to the Egyptian capital. Western Bahr el Ghazal governor Rizik Zackaria (...)
Tuesday 16 December 2014
December 14, 2014 (WAU) – The chairperson of the Western Bahr el Ghazal Women’s Association, Mary Emilio Bafuka, has stepped down at the end of her term.
Replacing her is Saida Saliem Hurun, who was elected on Sunday with her two (...)
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 (...)
Monday 13 October 2014
October 12, 2014 (WAU) – Officials from the Catholic University in South Sudan’s Western Bahr el Ghazal state have appealed for financial support to aid its expansion.
Solomom Ewot, a faculty director as the university said on Saturday (...)
Critique of SPLM reunification agreement in Arusha2015-01-23 06:33:49
By James Okuk
January 23, 2014 - The Agreement on the Reunification of the SPLM that was signed in January 21, 2015 in Arusha, Tanzania, suggests three problematic tends despite the fact that it (...)
Why South Sudan elections must proceed on scheduled2015-01-23 04:24:47
By Steve Paterno
January 22, 2014 - South Sudan is preparing for the conduct of general elections as it is constitutionally mandated, within the period of May and June of this year. This, (...)
Women groups announce their support for Sudan Call2015-01-17 08:34:07
Position Statement from the Women’s Political Forces and Civil Society organizations and Groups on the Sudan Call To the People of Sudan
We, the undersigned women, are fully motivated by our (...)