Wednesday 29 February 2012
February 28, 2012 (JUBA) – A grandson of the Nuer Prophet, Ngundeng Bong, has joined the Jonglei Peace Initiative (JPI) in the latest attempt by the leadership of the organisation to positively contribute to a peaceful resolution 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, (...)
Thursday 14 August 2014
August 13, 2014 (BOR) – The governor of South Sudan’s Jonglei state, John Kong Nyuon, has warned government officials against the removal of Pibor constitutional members from the state administration.
The Greater Pibor area was recently (...)
Wednesday 27 March 2013
March 25, 2013 (BOR/JUBA) – A caravan stands next to a tent. On it was a phrase, “Bye Bye Guns – I don’t need you any more”, signifying the start of an anti-small arms campaign in South Sudan’s largest state. Balázs Horváth, UNDP Country (...)
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 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 12 May 2012
May 11, 2012 (BOR) - Three people have been killed and three others injured in attacks allegedly conducted by Murle tribesmen in Jonglei, local officials say, days after a "comprehensive peace deal" was signed between the state’s (...)
Monday 26 March 2012
March 26, 2012 (JUBA) - As South Sudan’s disarmament exercise enters its
second week; a Swiss-based research group has largely blamed the
national army -SPLA- and the members of the police forces of allegedly
providing both the Murle (...)
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.
Wednesday 11 July 2012
July 9, 2012 (PANYAGOOR) - Jonglei State’s Twic East County celebrated the first anniversary of South Sudan’s independence on Monday calling for peace and an end to food security in the area. A group of women dancing in the field at (...)
South Sudan: Justice remains elusive, one year on2014-12-17 04:17:40
By Elizabeth Deng
December 16 2014 - A year after the outbreak of violence in Juba last December, hopes of accountability for abuses linked to the conflict remain distant. Despite repeated calls (...)
Sudan protects terrorists2014-12-15 04:29:57
By Kimberly Hollingsworth*
December 15, 2014 - Sudan used to be the heart of Africa; now, Sudan is the heart of international terrorist organizations. Sudan is the hub for training extremists. (...)