Saturday 24 March 2012
March 23, 2012 (BOR) - The leaders of the Jonglei Peace Initiative arrived in Bor on Friday to discuss how to resolve conflicts that have erupted in June, August and December last year running into 2012. From Left: Archbishop Daniel (...)
Wednesday 26 December 2012
December 24, 2012 (WAU) - The Jonglei-based rebel leader David Yau Yau is ready to "abandon" his insurgency in Pibor County, a top military officer close to President Salva Kiir told Sudan Tribune on Monday.
The senior member of the (...)
Thursday 29 November 2012
November 28, 2012 (JUBA) - The Government of South Sudan and its development partners have unveiled a three-year water project, seeking to reduce conflict in Jonglei state. Internally displaced people are seen in Pibor January 12, (...)
Monday 18 June 2012
June 17, 2012 (BOR) - A South Sudanese police general has denied allegations of rape and abduction during a disarmament campaign conducted by the military in volatile Jonglei State. Soldiers of Auxillary Forces for disarmament (...)
Tuesday 5 March 2013
March 5, 2013 (JUBA) – The South Sudanese army has begun massive military operations to free Jonglei state’s Pibor county from the rebellion of David Yauyau in the Murle land, which it says is backed by Khartoum. South Sudan rebel (...)
Sunday 23 September 2012
September 21, 2012 (BOR) - Twic East County in South Sudan’s Jonglei State, this week, has banned the consumption of alcohol at marriage and funeral ceremonies as well as other public events.
If alcohol is found in the marriage (...)
Wednesday 6 February 2013
February 5, 2013 (BOR) - The archbishop of South Sudan, Daniel Deng Bull, has urged the people of Jonglei to live peacefully together, while condemning recent acts of tribal and inter-clan clashes. Performers entertain archbishop (...)
Tuesday 3 April 2012
April 2, 2012 (JUBA) – A long awaited peace initiative aimed at reconciling the communities of volatile Jonglei State will be launched on Tuesday 3 April in Bor, the capital of the state, the office of South Sudan’s Vice President has (...)
Friday 18 May 2012
May 17, 2012 (BOR) - One person is reported dead and another injured in Twic East county of Jonglei state in an attack by an unidentified gunman on Wednesday.
According to a close relative of the deceased, Adhoor Akol was killed on (...)
Saturday 1 September 2012
August 31, 2012 (JUBA) - Leaders of the Murle ethnic group denied Thursday that they had any links with David Yau Yau, who is leading a rebellion against the government from Pibor County in Jonglei State.
Speaking at a meeting in (...)
Sudan: No justice for protester killings2016-09-23 08:03:30
(Nairobi, September 22, 2016) – Sudanese authorities have yet to provide justice to victims of a violent crackdown on anti-austerity protesters in Khartoum in September 2013, the African Centre (...)
Kiir’s rope -à-dope2016-09-08 12:57:35
September 6, 2016
By Pa’gan Amum Okiech for South Sudan Reborn
The United Nations Security Council, with all of its strength and power, is now being challenged by a diplomatic (...)