Thursday 24 May 2012
May 23, 2012 (BOR) - The three counties of Greater Akobo in Jonglei State are holding a political reconciliation conference in Bor town the capital of Jonglei State after serious violence earlier this year.
A series of peace (...)
Tuesday 26 March 2013
March 25, 2013 (JUBA/BOR) – The United States’ envoy to South Sudan has urged officials and communities in Jonglei state to end provocative rhetoric against other tribal groups and instead focus on finding remedies to the conflict in the (...)
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 (...)
Saturday 2 June 2012
June 1, 2012 (BOR) - Jonglei State governor, Kuol Manyang Juuk, said Friday that there had been a 90 percent drop in raids and cases of abduction in his state during a visit to Bor of the United Nations Special Representative of the (...)
Monday 26 March 2012
By Majok Nikodemo Arou
March 26, 2012 — Despite undergoing efforts of the South Sudan Government to disarm the hostile communities in the Jonglei State, more down to earth measures are required to prevent a potential rearmament.
Sunday 8 April 2012
April 6, 2012 (BOR) – The Makuach Payam (district) of Jonglei State is home to 29,000 people according to officials but only a small fraction now remains after many people deserted the villages and fled to Bor town seeking protection (...)
Friday 25 May 2012
May 24, 2012 (BOR) - A two day political reconciliation conference in Uror, Nyirol and Akobo counties of Jonglei State concluded on Thursday in Bor town, calling for illegal armed groups to disarm and surrender their weapons. Governor (...)
Saturday 8 September 2012
September 5, 2012 (BOR) - South Sudan’s Jonglei state says the security situation has calmed in the Pibor and Akobo counties after the SPLA clashed with David Yau Yau rebels.
On Wednesday Jonglei State Governor, Kuol Manyang Juuk, (...)
Saturday 6 April 2013
April 5, 2013 (JUBA)- The Government of South Sudan must do more to protect communities at risk of attacks and bring to justice those found guilty, a United Nations report on the conflict in the country’s largest state, recommends. UN (...)
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 (...)