Tuesday 8 April 2014
April 6, 2014 (KAMPALA) – Sudan’s Nuer community have claimed that at least 17,613 ethnic Nuers were killed across South Sudan by private guards loyal to president Salva Kiir Mayardit after conflict erupted in December last year. (...)
Sunday 17 August 2014
August 16, 2014 (KHARTOUM) – Eight people were killed following the renewal of tribal clashes between Reizaigat and Ma’alia in East Darfur state on Saturday.
The fighting erupted between the two tribes after the theft of livestock (...)
Friday 8 August 2014
August 8, 2014 (RUMBEK) – The paramount chief of Lakes state’s Rumbek East county, Apareer Chut Dhuol, was gunned down by an unknown assailant on Tuesday.
The attack occurred in Pacong payam (district), about 20km from Rumbek Central (...)
Thursday 16 January 2014
January 15, 2014 (KAMPALA) – Unity state rebel commander Maj. Gen. James Koang Chuol said current conflict in South Sudan should not be viewed as a tribal war, describing it as a struggle against dictatorship.
He has strongly condemned (...)
Friday 8 November 2013
November 6, 2013 (JUBA) – Akobo county commissioner Kuang Rambang has dismissed reports that Lou Nuer youth are mobilising for a possible raid on neighbouring areas as “contrary” to the facts on the ground.
Speaking to Sudan Tribune by (...)
Friday 11 April 2014
April 10, 2014 (WASHINGTON) – The US Secretary of State on Thursday cautioned South Sudanese leaders against prioritising personal or ethnic interests in the ongoing conflict at expense of its peoples’ concerns. US secretary of state (...)
Thursday 11 July 2013
July 9, 2013 (BENTIU) - The deputy chairman of South Sudan’s ruling party in Unity state said on Tuesday that the top leadership of the Sudan People’s Liberation Movement (SPLM) is traumatised by unrest caused by tribalism and (...)
Saturday 22 March 2014
March 21, 2014 (JUBA) – A report released by the South Sudan Human Rights Commission (SSHRC) on human rights violations in the aftermath of the 15 December violence in the country, accuses both Salva Kiir’s government and rebel forces (...)
Saturday 2 March 2013
March 2, 2013 (JUBA) - South Sudan’s chief justice, Chan Reec Madut, has been forced to deny nepotism in his decision to appointment of one of his daughters as a legal assistant. The appointment has drawn strong public criticism in (...)
Monday 1 August 2011
July 31, 2011 ( JUBA) — South Sudan’s president Salva Kiir Mayardit has ordered the army to hunt criminals committing crimes against citizens of the newly established state. He further stressed that these behaviors are subsequently (...)
Why Kiir can only be ousted!!2014-08-28 04:40:56
“In the end, we will remember not the words of our enemy, but the silence of our friend,” Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
By Luk Kuth Dak
August 27, 2014 - Any writer or a columnist will tell you (...)
The travesty of the IGAD peace process for South Sudan2014-08-28 04:38:02
By Amir Idris
August 27, 2014 - The recent Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) heads of state and government summit held in Addis Ababa on 25th August, 2014 proposed a regional (...)
Views beyond the recent Paris Declaration2014-08-24 21:10:17
By: Elhadi Idriss Yahya
August 24, 2014 - Did the leader of Sudan’s opposition National Umma Party (NUP), Sadiq al-Mahdi finally acknowledge the existence of the Sudan Revolutionary Front (SRF) (...)