Monday 4 February 2013
February 3, 2013 (JUBA) - Community leaders and youth groups from South Sudan’s border state Western Bahr el Ghazal (WBEG) have called on the state and central government to pardon those alleged to have incited or participated in a (...)
Sunday 9 December 2012
December 9, 2012 (LONDON) - South Sudan’s army has shot dead 10 people in Wau, the capital of Western Bahr el Ghazal State, who were protesting against moving an administrative headquarters, the United Nations said Sunday.
In the late (...)
Saturday 19 December 2015
December 18, 2015 (WAU) - Fire on Friday has burned down more than five hundred water plastic pipes in South Sudan’s Western Bahr el Ghazal state. WBGS firemen train their hoses during a fire at an open storage area of plastic pipelines (...)
Tuesday 24 February 2015
February 23, 2015 (JUBA) – The embattled former speaker of South Sudan’s Western Bahr el Ghazal state, Andrea Mayar Acho, has vowed to challenge his removal in the High Court. Former Western Bahr el Ghazal state speaker Andrea Mayar Acho (...)
Saturday 5 January 2013
January 5, 2013 (WAU) - South Sudan’s Balanda community in Western Bahr el Ghazal State on Friday denounced last month’s killing of 26 innocent civilians in the Farrajallah area of troubled Wau County and have accepted the transfer of (...)
Monday 28 April 2014
April 27, 2014 (ADDIS ABABA) – Senior army officers who mutinied on Saturday in Western Bahr el Ghazal state capital Wau said their defection to opposition forces led by former vice-president, Riek Machar came after they were targeted (...)
Wednesday 21 October 2015
October 20, 2015 (WAU) - The Marial Wau community in South Sudan’s Western Bahr el Ghazal state are demanding the new Wau governor be someone from their territory.
"We the community of the Marial Wau, take this opportunity to thankvH.E (...)
Sunday 24 May 2015
May 22, 2015 (WAU) – A team of 12 Egyptian doctors are in South Sudan’s Western Bahr el Ghazal state to conduct multiple operations for a week.
The doctors, led by Dr. Hisham Labib, are in the Western Bahr el Ghazal capital, Wau to (...)
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 (...)
Friday 20 January 2012
January 18,2012 (TOMBURA) - A three-day border dispute conference between Tombura and Nagero counties of Western Equatoria state began on 18 January in Tombura Freedom Square. James Wani Igga addressing the border dispute conference, (...)
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 (...)