Tuesday 13 November 2012 November 12, 2012 (JUBA) - The governor of Western Bar El Ghazal state, Rizik Zachariah Hassan, has vehemently denied reports claiming that he has been using suppressive measures to impose the transfer of Wau county headquarters to (...)
Wednesday 5 June 2013 June 4, 2013 (RUMBEK) - Lakes state’s assistant secretary for political affairs in Rumbek Central county has criticised a recent conference by South Sudan’s ruling party (SPLM), saying it encouraged tribalism. Kawaja Kau Madol, Lakes (...)
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, (...)
Monday 14 January 2013 January 13, 2013 (WAU) - Elders and different youth groups from South Sudan’s Western Bahr el Ghazal State have finally accepted the relocation of Wau County’s administrative headquarters, the area’s commissioner, Elia Kamilo Dimo told (...)
Monday 16 January 2012 By Ngor Arol Garang
January 15, 2012 (JUBA) - Members of South Sudan’s Northern Bahr el Ghazal parliament remain sharply divided on the motion charging the Minister of Finance with ineptitude and corruption.
In November 2011 the house (...)
Sunday 22 July 2012 July 20, 2012 (WAU) - South Sudan is preparing to celebrate its seventh anniversary of Martyrs Day on July 30, in celebration and recognition of those who died during the 1983-2005 Sudanese civil war, especially South Sudan’s former (...)
Saturday 7 January 2012 January 4, 2012 - (BENTIU/JUBA) — South Sudan’s President Salva Kiir Mayardit on Wednesday, described the Republic of Sudan as “main challenge” to the world’s newest nation, as Juba accuses Khartoum of more bombings.
The two countries have (...)
Monday 8 October 2012 October 7, 2012 (JUBA) - The newly appointed state advisors and county Commissioners in South Sudan’s Western Bahr el Ghazal State on Sunday pledged their “full support” to the Governor Rizik Zakaria Hassan and resolved to make peace and (...)
Sunday 1 April 2012 By Julius N. Uma
April 01, 2012 (JUBA) — South Sudan’s President on Friday told members of the ruling party’s National Liberation Council (NLC) how Khartoum has allegedly created and sponsored armed militias with intentions to (...)
Wednesday 4 January 2012 January 3, 2012 (JUBA) - On Tuesday 3 January the government of South Sudan denied reports that the Justice and Equality Movement (JEM), one of the Darfur rebel groups fighting Khartoum, had crossed the international border into the (...)
Women play a central role in peace 2014-03-10 07:18:26 By John Kerry
March 8, 2014 - International Women's Day is more than a moment marked on a calendar. It is a day not just to renew our determination to make the world a more peaceful and (...)
UNMISS head of mission must heed calls to step down2014-03-08 11:44:51 By Rose Sakala
March 7, 2014 - The calls by the South Sudanese for the Head of the UN Mission ( UNMISS) to step down ought to be taken seriously for it is their prerogative to determine who is (...)
Khartoum: really out of the terrorism business?2014-03-08 11:33:53 By Eric Reeves
March 7, 2014 - Given the U.S. intelligence community's eager relationship with Khartoum, it would be convenient if the National Islamic Front/National Congress Party regime were (...)