Monday 13 May 2013
May 12, 2013 (JUBA) –The four states of the Greater Bahr el Ghazal region have called for their intellectuals and senior political leaders to report themselves to Wau, the former regional capital and current state capital of Western (...)
Wednesday 13 May 2015
May 12, 2015 (WAU) – The government of Western Bahr el Ghazal state has strongly condemned the killing of Wau county paramount chief, declaring three days of mourning.
Angelo Bagari and his wife were shot dead by unknown gunmen on (...)
Wednesday 19 November 2014
November 18, 2014 (WAU) – A member of the South Sudanese government delegation at the peace talks in Ethiopia on Tuesday briefed Western Bahr el Ghazal cabinet members on progress made. Western Bahr el Ghazal governor Rizik Zackaria and (...)
Sunday 14 December 2014
December 10, 2014 (WAU) – Authorities in South Sudan’s Western Bahr el Ghazal state have issued a seven-day deadline for all foreigners residing illegally in the state to immediately report them to the immigration office for (...)
Tuesday 3 April 2012
By Julius N. Uma
April 2, 2012 (JUBA) - Recent clashes either side of the Sudan and South Sudan border have displaced over 400 people, with more expected, while about 80 people have been injured and admitted to hospital in Unity State (...)
Wednesday 13 June 2012
June 11, 2012 (WAU) - Senior government officials and citizens in Western Bahr el Ghazal State on Monday pledged support to help South Sudan’s President in his declared fight against corruption and other administrative malpractices (...)
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 (...)
Saturday 5 May 2012
May 4, 2012 (JUBA) – The Republic of South Sudan has adopted its official map for the first time since it became independence in July 2011 including various areas, including Heglig/Panthou, that are also claimed by Sudan. New official (...)
Sunday 3 February 2013
February 2, 2013 (JUBA) – The governor of South Sudan’s Western Bahr el Ghazal state, Rizik Zachariah Hassan, has issued an executive order for the establishment of a 15-member body in the capital, Wau.
The order, according to governor, (...)
Thursday 29 January 2015
January 28, 2015 (JUBA) – Press advocacy group the Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ) has condemned the killing of five South Sudanese reporters in an attack on Sunday.
The journalists were among at least eight victims killed in an (...)
Blue Nile State: Under Fire2015-05-28 15:15:54
By Sudan Democracy First Group
Before Al Gareeda newspaper was indefinitely suspended by the National Intelligence and Security Services (NISS), as part of a mass censorship of Khartoum (...)
Somaliland’s return to authoritarianism 2015-05-28 06:33:47
By Abdirahman Mohamed Dirye
Multiparty politics were introduced in Somaliland a decade and half ago following collective effort to ease power conflict and enhance accountability. Somaliland (...)
European Union helps treat malnutrition in Sudan2015-05-25 06:49:48
WFP Press Release European Union helps treat malnutrition among Sudan’s most vulnerable
24 May 2015
KHARTOUM - The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) today welcomed a contribution of €9 (...)
HRW calls to stop arbitrary detention in Sudan2015-04-30 21:53:00
Sudan: Surge in Detention, Beatings, Around Elections Free Those Held Arbitrarily; Investigate Abuses
(Nairobi, April 29, 2015) – Security forces in Sudan<https://www.hrw.org/africa/sudan> (...)