Friday 16 November 2012
November 15, 2012 (JUBA) - The US embassy in South Sudan has demanded the unconditional release of one its nationals, allegedly arrested by the country’s National Security Service (NSS). Susan Page, the US ambassador to South Sudan (US (...)
Friday 31 May 2013
May 30, 2013 (JUBA) - A South Sudanese security agent on Thursday raided, at gun point, offices of the The Citizen newspaper warning its television station against relaying news on the political engagements of the country’s vice (...)
Monday 21 January 2013
January 16, 2013 (JUBA) – Following a series of attacks, intimidation and threats, comment writers and bloggers in South Sudan say they are operating in a heightened sense of fear. South Sudanese men read newspapers in Juba on 10 July (...)
Friday 7 June 2013
June 6, 2013 (JUBA) - Two members of the Presbyterian Church in South Sudan have been detained without access to their families or lawyers since being arrested from their homes on 19 May, Amnesty International says.
The human rights (...)
Friday 7 June 2013
June 5, 2013 (JUBA) - A journalist from South Sudan’s independent Citizen Television station who was detained on Tuesday by security agents has been released without charge a day after being taken into custody. Nhial Bol Aken, The (...)
Wednesday 21 January 2015
January 20, 2015 (KAMPALA) – A member of South Sudan’s National Security Service (NSS) says she was forced to flee the country over threats made to her personal safety by colleagues after she witnessed atrocities against civilians (...)
Friday 11 November 2011
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November 10, 2011 (JUBA) — South Sudan’s (...)
Friday 3 October 2014
October 2, 2014 (JUBA) – South Sudan lawmakers cancelled a scheduled debate on a National Security Service (NSS) bill at the last minute on Thursday, and further delaying the adoption of the document.
The chairperson of defence, (...)
Thursday 22 May 2014
May 21, 2014 (JUBA) – Two staff members from the United Nations Mission in South Sudan (UNMISS) were reportedly assaulted and detained by security forces in separate incidents in the capital, Juba, in recent days. UNMISS peacekeepers (...)
Sunday 12 October 2014
October 11, 2014 (JUBA) – South Sudanese security agents have arrested a South African national working for Freevoice South Sudan, a day after being summonsed by the information ministry.
De Wet Spies, the acting country representative (...)
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By Beny Gideon Mabor
“Our detractors have already written us off, even before the proclamation of our independence. They say we will slip into civil war as soon as our flag is hoisted. They (...)
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A case sufficiently exposed, squarely tabled but evasively torpedoed with ulterior motives
By Trayo Ahmed Ali
As Sudan National Dialogue "roadmap" (proposed by the AUHIP Panel) was signed in (...)