Sunday 26 February 2012
By Ngor Arol Garang
February 25, 2012 (JUBA) - A South Sudanese opposition group has criticised austerity measures introduced by government to adjust to the loss of oil revenues, after the young country stopped exporting its oil (...)
Monday 4 February 2013
February 3, 2013 (JUBA) – An electronic payroll management system seeking to improve efficiency within South Sudan’s civil service has officially been launched by the country’s labour and public service ministry.
Implementation of the (...)
Saturday 28 July 2012
July 27, 2012 (KHARTOUM) – The ruling National Congress Party (NCP) in Sudan has expressed dissatisfaction with the timing and target of the decision to increase electricity charges, asking President Omer Al-Bashir to reconsider it. A (...)
Friday 23 January 2015
January 22, 2015 (KHARTOUM) – The secretary-general of the Organisation of Sudanese Expatriates Affairs (OSEA), Haj Magid Siwar, has announced that it will be suspending the collection of national tax imposed on clerks and workers. (...)
Monday 29 October 2012
October 28, 2012 (JUBA) – South Sudan’s Minister of Finance and Economic Planning, Kosti Manibe Ngai, defended on Friday the centralized system of tax collection in the country after threats by the Central Equatoria State governor to (...)
Sunday 25 January 2015
January 24, 2015 (JUBA) – The caretaker governor of South Sudan’s Northern Bahr el Ghazal state, Kuel Aguer Kuel, has suspended taxes levied on households, preferring the matter to be discussed when lawmakers return to the assembly from (...)
Saturday 27 July 2013
July 26, 2013 (JUBA) - South Sudan has announced plans to streamline revenue collection at all its entry points with neighbouring nations, like Uganda and Kenya next month.
The new initiative, officials told Sudan Tribune, follows (...)
Sunday 4 November 2012
November 3, 2012 (JUBA) - Community leaders from South Sudan’s Twic County in Warrap state have strongly protested against the arrest of a youth leader by state government officials over household taxes.
The arrest of Atem Ayuen Atem, (...)
Monday 27 February 2012
February 26, 2012 (KHARTOUM) – The Sudanese economy could shrink by as much as 4.5% this year given the deteriorating situation after the secession of the oil rich south, an international economist told Agence France Presse (AFP). (...)
Monday 2 February 2015
January 1, 2015 (JUBA) – Authorities in South Sudan’s Northern Bahr el Ghazal state say three of its county commissioners failed to remit funds amounting to over a million South Sudanese Pounds (SSP), even after an investigatory (...)
South Sudan and the nation building!2016-02-06 11:47:08
" Disagreement does't mean disapproval." Oprah Winfrey.
By Dhano Obongo
I have been delving in a debate within myself as to what could possibly be the proper way to expound a presentation to (...)
Africa: Strengthen steps to end child marriage2015-12-14 08:04:41
December 10, 2015
African governments should coordinate action to improve laws, education, health care, and public awareness to end the scourge of child marriage, Human Rights Watch said today (...)
Professor Akolda, it is too early for you to go2015-12-06 06:36:15
I learnt from social media of the untimely departure of Professor Akolda Maan Tier on the 30th Nov 2015, whom I knew and admired, as one of the great, committed sons of both Sudans, who dedicated (...)