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 (...)
Tuesday 23 June 2015
June 22, 2015 (JUBA) - A South Sudanese journalist has been released after spending a night behind bars at the military headquarters in Wau town, capital of Western Bahr el Ghazal state.
Relatives and companions on Monday told Sudan (...)
Saturday 15 December 2012
December 14, 2012 (JUBA) - South Sudanese authorities should thoroughly investigate the killings in Wau, the Western Bahr Ghazal state capital and properly deal with those accountable, Princeton Lyman, the US special envoy to Sudan and (...)
Saturday 24 October 2015
October 23, 2015 (WAU) – South Sudan’s Western Bahr el Ghazal state has accused the opposition faction of SPLA-IO led by former vice president, Riek Machar, of recent attacks on civilians in a number of villages in the state, a claim (...)
Tuesday 3 April 2012
By Julius N. Uma
April 2, 2012 (JUBA) - Recent clashes either side of the Sudan and South Sudan border have displaced over 400 people, with more expected, while about 80 people have been injured and admitted to hospital in Unity State (...)
Saturday 5 May 2012
May 4, 2012 (JUBA) – The Republic of South Sudan has adopted its official map for the first time since it became independence in July 2011 including various areas, including Heglig/Panthou, that are also claimed by Sudan. New official (...)
Tuesday 5 January 2016
January 04, 2016 (WAU) - The new commander of the army’s 5th infantry division in Wau newly created Wau state Maj. Gen. Thayip Gatluak has assured citizens of full protection.
“For my arrival from Division four to Division five to you (...)
Tuesday 1 April 2014
March 31, 2014 (JUBA) – Senior security officers in South Sudan’s border state of Western Bahr el Ghazal have defected to rebel forces under the leadership of former vice-president Riek Machar. Thousands of soldiers have defected from (...)
Sunday 26 April 2015
April 24, 2015 (WAU) – A busy market in South Sudan’s Western Bahr el Ghazal state was burnt to the ground on Friday after being gutted by a heavy fire.
Mapel market is situated in Western Bahr el Ghazal’s Jur River county.
Saturday 19 September 2015
September 18, 2015 (WAU) - The Egyptian Ambassador to South Sudan, Ayman El Gamal, on Thursday signed 6.5 million dollars deal project on animals production and fisheries industries in Western Bahr el Ghazal state’s capital, Wau.
South Sudan and the nation building!2016-02-06 11:47:08
" Disagreement does't mean disapproval." Oprah Winfrey.
By Dhano Obongo
I have been delving in a debate within myself as to what could possibly be the proper way to expound a presentation to (...)
Africa: Strengthen steps to end child marriage2015-12-14 08:04:41
December 10, 2015
African governments should coordinate action to improve laws, education, health care, and public awareness to end the scourge of child marriage, Human Rights Watch said today (...)
Professor Akolda, it is too early for you to go2015-12-06 06:36:15
I learnt from social media of the untimely departure of Professor Akolda Maan Tier on the 30th Nov 2015, whom I knew and admired, as one of the great, committed sons of both Sudans, who dedicated (...)