Monday 12 January 2004
By CHEGE MBITIRU, The Nation
NAIROBI, Jan 12, 2004 — Every time the rebel South Sudan Peoples Liberation Army and the government in Khartoum agree on anything, euphoria edges toward a crescendo. The parties have agreed on plenty since (...)
Thursday 27 August 2009
August 26, 2009 (KHARTOUM) — The SPLM-DC led by the former foreign minister Dr. Lam Akol, said today that two leading members of the opposition Umma Party in Juba have joined their ranks.
"Mr. Taban Alfred Lemi, the chairman (of Umma (...)
Monday 1 August 2005
KHARTOUM, Sudan, Aug 1, 2005 (AP) — The Sudanese government confirmed Monday that Vice President John Garang was killed when a Ugandan presidential plane he was traveling in crashed into a southern Sudan mountain range.
"It has now (...)
Saturday 14 July 2012
South Sudan Civil Society Alliance
For immediate release
July 7, 2012
In an emergency meeting held today Saturday July 7, 2012, in Juba, the South Sudan Civil Society Alliance leadership would like to make public its resolutions (...)
Wednesday 6 January 2010
January 5, 2010 (KHARTOUM) – The Sudanese opposition parties will meet next week to decide on whether they should take part in the upcoming elections scheduled for April 2010 or boycott it as they have threatened September.
The meeting (...)
Monday 29 December 2003
By Tsegaye Tadesse
ADDIS ABABA, Dec 29 (Reuters) - Sudan’s president said on Monday he expected his government and southern rebels to reach a final peace deal within a week to end their 20-year-old civil war.
Mediators hope both sides (...)
Friday 28 November 2003
NAIROBI, Nov 28 (AFP) — The Sudanese government and Sudan People’s Liberation Army (SPLA) rebels on Friday signed an agreement extending an ongoing ceasefire by two months, two days before peace talks resume in Kenya, a senior mediator (...)
Sunday 12 October 2003
BBC Monitoring Middle East
By Sudanese radio
KHARTOUM, Oct. 11, 2003 — The presidential peace advisor, Dr Ghazi Salah-al-Din, has said the forthcoming round of talks demands concerted efforts both internally and externally so that the (...)
Thursday 26 November 2009
By Ngor Arol Garang
November 25, 2009 (JUBA) — General Salva Kiir Mayardit, First Vice-President of the Republic of Sudan and President of the semi-autonomous region of Southern Sudan, has on Wednesday 24, in both Moyo and Adjumani (...)
Sunday 22 June 2008
June 21, 2008 (JUBA) — The First Vice President of the republic inaugurated today the new headquarters of the National Security and Intelligence Service (NSIS) in Juba. He praised the potential role of the services after the realization (...)
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 (...)