Saturday 11 April 2015
April 10, 2015 (WAU) – A group of South Sudanese civil society activists are in Western Bahr el Ghazal state capital, Wau to launch a constructive peace dialogue. South Sudanese civil society activist Edmund Yakani (The Niles/File) (...)
Wednesday 3 December 2014
December 2, 2014 (WAU) – South Sudan’s ruling party (SPLM) office in Western Bahr el Ghazal state emerged on Tuesday to denounce all allegations linking its members to armed rebel activities. Governor of W. Bahr el Ghazal Rizik Zachariah (...)
Friday 19 December 2014
December 18, 2014 (WAU) – The high court in South Sudan’s Western Bahr el Ghazal state was temporarily shut on Thursday after a soldier fired at its accounts department.
Noah Gabriel Kau, a high court judge, identified the soldier as (...)
Tuesday 13 May 2014
May 12, 2014 (WAU) – Authorities in South Sudan’s Western Bahr el Ghazal state have launched an investigation into last month’s defection of army officers from its military base in Mapel. Western Bhar el Ghazal state deputy governor with (...)
Tuesday 3 February 2015
February 2, 2015 (WAU) – Western Bahr el Ghazal state’s newly appointed cabinet made for a marathon swearing in ceremony on Monday.
The line up includes 11 ministers, 10 advisors and a new commissioner for art.
The ceremony was (...)
Wednesday 6 March 2013
March 5, 2013 (KHARTOUM) - The Sudanese foreign ministry has renewed its accusations that Juba supports Sudanese rebel groups, saying a recent United Nations report confirmed their presence in South Sudan.
A UN panel of independent (...)
Friday 27 February 2015
February 25, 2015 (WAU) – A former governor of Western Bahr el Ghazal state and senior ember of South Sudan’s ruling party (SPLM) has warned the government against ignoring grievances between farmers and cattle keepers across the (...)
Friday 21 December 2012
December 20, 2012 (JUBA) - The United Nations Mission in South Sudan (UNMISS) will deploy more peacekeepers in Wau, the capital of South Sudan’s Western Bahr el Ghazal state to calm a situation, it describes as “tense”.
Thousands of (...)
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 (...)
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 (...)
Musa Hilal’s "Awakening": Khartoum’s worst nightmare?2015-04-22 06:33:05
By the Sudan Democracy First
Musa Hilal, once one of the principal commanders of the Janjaweed militias which supported the Sudan Armed Forces (SAF) in the 2003/04 ethnic cleansing campaign in (...)
Sudanese security arrest rights defender Adil Bakheit2015-04-18 08:04:21
FRONT-LINE DEFENDRSPress StatementSudan Human rights defender Adil Bakheit arrested
Human rights defender Mr Adil Bakheit was arrested on 16 April 2015 by the National Intelligence and Security (...)
Which do you choose? Peace or War?2015-04-18 06:16:42
To the South Sudanese Diaspora Which do you choose? Peace or War? Coalition of Advocates for South Sudan, April 11, 2015
“The Voice of the South Sudanese Diaspora”
Who are/What is the South (...)