Thursday 26 June 2014
June 25, 2014 (JUBA) – The governor of South Sudan’s border state of Western Bahr El Ghazal says it has laid off 305 employees from active public service, some of whom were found to be ghost names.
Rizik Zachariah Hassan said the (...)
Wednesday 2 January 2013
January 1, 2013 (WAU) - Senior officials and leading members of the community in South Sudan’s Western Bahr el Ghazal State on Tuesday publicly denounced the culture of violence that led to protest-related deaths and ethnic violence in (...)
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, (...)
Wednesday 12 December 2012
December 12,2012 (JUBA) - South Sudan’s police authorities on Tuesday claimed the dismissal of Western Bahr el Ghazal police commissioner, Sabit Joseph Makelele, had taken place allegedly for failing to contain violent protests in Wau (...)
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. (...)
Wednesday 31 October 2012
Oct 30 2012 (JUBA) - The parliament of South Sudan’s Western Bahr el Ghazal and the state’s executive have been unable to reach agree on whether to endorse transferring the headquarters of two counties from the state capital Wau, (...)
Saturday 14 September 2013
September 13, 2013 (WAU) - The governor of Western Bahr el Ghazal, Rizik Zachariah Hassan, has appointed Ayuel Longar as his new advisor on peace and reconciliation affairs.
Longar replaced Effesio Kon Uguak who was removed from the (...)
Monday 26 November 2012
November 26, 2012 (YAMBIO)-The Governor of South Sudan’s Western Bahr el Ghazal has rubbished calls for his resignation from sections of the population in the state, over allegations linked to insecurity. Rizik Zachariah Hassan, (...)
Thursday 20 June 2013
June 18, 2013 (WAU) - A special court in Wau handling the cases of those charged with involvement in violence last December sentenced three members of the Western Bahr el Ghazal state parliament to two years imprisonment on Monday. (...)
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 (...)
Riek Machar treacherous journey2014-08-21 04:41:42
From plotting a failed coup to ending in foreign land
By Steve Paterno
August 20, 2014 - After failing to ascend to the helm of power through party structures, the overly ambitious Riek (...)
Freedom of Expression in South Sudan: does it exists?2014-08-18 22:02:01
By Joseph Stewart Sr.
“You and I have a rendezvous with destiny. We will preserve for our children this, the last best hope of man on earth, or we will sentence them to take the first step into a (...)