Thursday 12 September 2013
September 10, 2013 (AGOK) - The governor of Western Bahr el Ghazal state Rizik Zachariah Hassan has reshuffled his cabinet, naming his former deputy, Moris Yel Akol as minister of education, according to an executive order announced by (...)
Wednesday 12 November 2014
November 11, 2014 (WAU) – Members of South Sudan’s ruling party (SPLM) in Western Bahr el Ghazal (WBeG) state have welcomed former health minister Michael Milli Hussein’s appointment as the country’s first ambassador to China. Michael (...)
Tuesday 5 August 2014
August 4, 2014 (JUBA) – The commissioner of Warrap state’s Tonj South county, William Wol Mayom Bol, claims he was the victim of an assassination attempt on Monday by a police officer from Western Bahr el Ghazal state. Tonj South county (...)
Saturday 19 July 2014
July 18 2014 (WAU) – South Sudan’s president, Salva Kiir Mayardit, has called for girls to have equal opportunity to education in the country. Students from Kiir Senior Secondary School march through the street during celebrations (...)
Tuesday 16 September 2014
September 15, 2014 (JUBA) – The legislative assembly speaker in South Sudan’s Western Bahr el Ghazal state has warned governor Rizik Zachariah Hassan against interfering in parliamentary matters. Western Bahr el Ghazal state speaker (...)
Wednesday 18 April 2012
April 17, 2012 (JUBA) - South Sudan on Tuesday accused the Sudan Armed Forces (SAF) of launching an attack on its army positions in an area called Warguet which is part of Northern Bahr el Ghazal State, resulting in the loss of life of (...)
Wednesday 22 October 2014
October 21, 2014 (JUBA) – Livio Buhara, the father of a detained South Sudanese journalist, broke his silence on Tuesday and demanded that his son, George Livio, be released by security service operatives.
Livio, who worked for the (...)
Tuesday 16 June 2015
June 15, 2015 (WAU) – A panel of experts from United Nations are in South Sudan’s Western Bahr el Ghazal state to probe crimes committed during the conflict. A woman carries water through a UN camp for internally displaced people in (...)
Thursday 3 April 2014
April 2, 2014 (JUBA) – A South Sudanese police major from Western Bahr el Ghazal state was assassinated by unidentified assailants, relatives and government officials said on Wednesday.
James Martin Ibra was shot dead in Tambura county (...)
Thursday 23 October 2014
October 22, 2014 (WAU) – An Ebola testing centre has been set up in South Sudan’s Western Bahr el Ghazal state in collaboration with the state health ministry and the United Nations Mission in South Sudan (UNMISS).
Health minister Dr (...)