Thursday 29 April 2004
By Jeevan Vasagar, The Guardian
NAIROBI, April 29, 2004 — Africa’s Indian Ocean coast is poised to become a new source of oil and gas on the continent, according to a US oil industry expert whose firm has been carrying out satellite and (...)
Saturday 18 February 2012
By Julius N. Uma
February 17, 2012 (JUBA) - South Sudan’s Justice Ministry has issued an international legal notice threatening consequences against potential buyers of oil it says was “stolen” by neighbouring Sudan, a government (...)
Tuesday 17 September 2013
September 16, 2013 (KAMPALA) - A Japanese firm is set to lay down 2,000 kilometres of pipeline for oil exports from South Sudan and Uganda via Kenya. Tokyo Head Office of Toyota Tsusho.
Kyodo, a Japanese news agency reported last week (...)
Saturday 25 February 2012
February 24, 2012 (KHARTOUM) – The next round of talks with South Sudan on oil will be “decisive” said a member of Khartoum’s negotiating team today.
The two neighboring nations will meet next month in Addis Ababa in a new bid to resolve (...)
Thursday 16 February 2012
By Ngor Arol Garang
February 15, 2012 (JUBA) - South Sudan on Wednesday said the government of neighbouring Sudan has “failed” to produce genuine reasons that support their demand for high charges in return for using the oil pipelines (...)
Thursday 1 March 2012
(Updates with reaction from UNMISS to what was reported on state media)
February 29, 2012 (KHARTOUM) – The Sudanese president Omer Hassan al-Bashir on Wednesday met with the Special Representative of the United Nations (...)
Monday 7 June 2004
KAMPALA, June 7 (Reuters) - Oil imports to East and southern Africa’s COMESA trade bloc are set to rocket to $15 billion this year as world oil prices hit record highs, Sudan’s president Omar el Bashir said on Monday.
Bashir, outgoing (...)
Friday 23 February 2007
Feb 22, 2007 (NAIROBI) — Gunmen ambush troops as insurgents fire rockets at military bases and pirates prowl the turquoise Indian Ocean shipping lanes offshore.
Somalia may be seem an unlikely prospect for investors seeking untapped (...)
Sunday 26 February 2012
February 25, 2012 (BOR) - South Sudan’s president, Salva Kiir Mayardit accused north Sudan - from which the new country seceded last year - of attempting to turn the world’s youngest country into a failed state. Salva Kiir (Reuters) (...)
Friday 24 February 2012
February 23, 2012 (KHARTOUM) – The Chinese government on Thursday sought to downplay the decision taken this week by South Sudan to expel Liu Yingcai, the head of the Chinese-Malaysian oil consortium Petrodar.
South Sudan said it made (...)
Return of Dr. Machar to Juba and next political move2016-04-26 22:23:10
By James Okuk
After exhausting the immature dramatic politicking about return of Dr. Riek Machar to Juba to take up his duties as the First Vice President of the Republic of South Sudan for 30 (...)
Sudan: Silencing women rights defenders2016-03-31 20:22:15
Human Rights Watch Sudan: Silencing Women Rights Defenders Sexual Abuse, Intimidation by Security Forces
(Nairobi, March 24, 2016) – Sudanese security forces have used sexual violence, (...)