Thursday 9 October 2014
October 8, 2014 (JUBA) – South Sudan’s parliament have passed a new national security bill in its fourth and final reading on Wednesday despite a walk-out by opposition members and a section of ruling party lawmakers. South Sudanese MPs (...)
Friday 10 October 2014
October 9, 2014 (JUBA) – The leader of the opposition Sudan People’s Liberation Movement for Democratic Change (SPLM-DC), Lam Akol has criticised the manner in which the House passed the country’s new security bill, saying it contravened (...)
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 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 (...)
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 (...)
Monday 29 October 2012
October 28, 2012 (JUBA) – A member of the South Sudan Civil Society Alliance (SSCSA) who was kidnapped “at gunpoint” on 22 October was found abandoned at a graveyard in Juba on 26 October, relatives and human right activists told Sudan (...)
Tuesday 30 July 2013
July 29, 2013 (JUBA) - South Sudan said on Monday it will release two Ugandan journalists its security services arrested for alleged illegal activities after conducting “thorough background checks”.
The pair are accused of illegally (...)
Tuesday 26 August 2014
AUGUST 25, 2014 (JUBA) – South Sudanese national security agents have arrested three people in Western Bahr el Ghazal state for alleged involvement in rebel activities.
George Livio Bhara, the son of state advisor on economic affairs (...)
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 (...)
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 (...)
ISIS- Daesh entering Sudan without a deterrent 2015-07-01 02:57:26
By Mahmoud A. Suleiman
This article comes against the background of the Extremism, which has become epidemic growing and spreading like a cancer from the Levant region to the Middle Eastern (...)
IGAD, war, power sharing, and peace in South Sudan2015-06-30 05:30:25
By B. Yongo Bure
The latest IGAD peace proposal cannot bring long lasting peace to South Sudan. But we should not blame IGAD but ourselves. Where is our own “good” South Sudanese peace proposal? (...)
The mythos of judicial independence in South Sudan2015-06-29 15:18:50
By Ajo Noel Julious K.
In the July 9, 2011 DECLARATION OF INDEPENDENCE, South Sudan adopted The Transitional Constitution of the Republic of the South Sudan. This Constitution replaced the (...)