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 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 (...)
Thursday 23 February 2012 February 22, 2012 (JUBA) - South Sudan on Wednesday said it has given the president of Petrodar - a Chino-Malaysian oil company - 72 hours to leave the country, accusing him of not cooperating with the government and continuing to (...)
Wednesday 6 March 2013 By Tesfa-Alem Tekle
March 5, 2013 (ADDIS ABAB) - The Ethiopian government and Tullow Oil Plc, has dismissed media reports that the UK company has discovered oil along Ethiopia’s western South Omo block. Tullow Oil Plc.
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) (...)
Sunday 15 July 2012 July 15, 2012 (JUBA) - The President of Uganda, Yoweri Museveni, on Saturday warned his African counterparts to avoid any form of
manipulation likely to come from oil companies who seek "unfair" agreements to exploit African (...)
Thursday 9 February 2012 February 8, 2012 (DALLAS) – The government of South Sudan is in talks with a Texas-based company to explore options for building an oil pipeline which would serve as an alternative to the one passing through the territories of Sudan. (...)
Saturday 4 September 2004 By CONSTANT BRAND, Associated Press Writer
VALKENBURG, Netherlands, Sept 4, 2004 (AP) — European Union foreign ministers reaffirmed Saturday that they would push for U.N. sanctions against Sudan, including a possible oil boycott, if (...)
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 (...)
Tuesday 15 February 2005 ALGIERS, Feb 14 (AFP) — The prevention and management of pollution and the use of revenues to promote the development of their countries will be on the agenda of a conference of African oil producers this week, officials said. Gas (...)
The power struggle dividing the country2014-03-07 09:47:48 By Nikolai Hegertun
The root cause of the conflict in South Sudan was the bitter power-struggle within the leadership of SPLM. The party that got 170 out of 180 seats in the election in 2010 has (...)
From the ashes of war, seeds of peace2014-03-07 06:23:22 By Ban Ki-moon
March 6, 2014 - What was once the biggest United Nations peacekeeping operation in the world winds down this month, and the most extraordinary part of this historic development is (...)