Tuesday 17 September 2013
September 16, 2013 (KHARTOUM) – A new video was posted on YouTube showing a Sudanese police officer flogging an unidentified woman in public, marking the second recording of its kind the last two years. Still photo taken from the (...)
Monday 31 March 2014
March 30, 2014 (JUBA) – Perturbed by last week’s negative media portrayal of a family member, South Sudan President Salva Kiir has cautioned his relatives against misconduct while in public. South Sudan president Salva Kiir (AP)
“I have (...)
Friday 13 September 2013
September 12, 2013 (KHARTOUM) – Dozens of relatives and family members of a Sudanese woman fatally shot last year by members of the Public Order Police (POP) demonstrated at the courthouse on Thursday prior to the commencement of the (...)
Saturday 28 June 2014
June 27, 2014 (MAGWI) – The newly appointed Magwi county commissioner in South Sudan’s Eastern Equatoria state, Kingston Loduk has issued orders against trading in locally-brewed alcohol.
Commissioner Loduk said the decision was taken (...)
Monday 4 March 2013
March 3, 2013 (RUMBEK) - Lakes state’s security services carried out an intensive search for alcohol in Rumbek Central market on Saturday just days after the military caretaker governor banned the sale of alcohol in the state. A woman (...)
Tuesday 23 October 2012
October 22, 2012 (KHARTOUM) – The Sudanese Ministry of Interior announced on Monday that it has decided to deploy a police force consisting of 5,600 officers in the capital Khartoum during the Eid holiday as part of security (...)
Tuesday 18 December 2012
December 17, 2012 (RUMBEK) - The South Sudan’s head of police Lt-Gen Acuil Tito has warned that policemen found under influence of alcoholic will be dismissed from their duties while on a visit to Rumbek.
Tito was in the capital of (...)
Wednesday 29 May 2013
By Agook Mayek
May 28, 2013 - The case of Lakes State’s ban on both alcohol production and consumption is very corporeal and at the same time interesting, particularly, when one looks at its pros and cons.
In the olden days of (...)
Friday 20 June 2014
June 19, 14 (BOR) - Authorities in South Sudan’s Jonglei state have ordered for temporary closure of bars and all local brewing sites as part of efforts to control misbehaving South Sudan army (SPLA) soldiers in the capital, Bor. South (...)
Friday 4 July 2014
July 3, 2014 (WULU) – Wulu county residents are becoming increasingly concerned over their commissioner’s excessive consumption of alcohol and threatening behaviour towards his staff, including his bodyguard and driver.
In one incident, (...)
The Nile Basin challenges and opportunities2015-11-30 21:56:37
Between transboundary cooperation and national territorial transformations
By Mohamed Yassin
The Nile Basin is an extended unique and rich territory in the African continent, which extends over (...)
Deadly Public Order raid in Umm Dawm2015-11-11 13:26:10
The Strategic Initiative for Women in the Horn of Africa (SIHA)Deadly Public Order Raid in Umm Dawm
On the 14th of October, the Public Order Police (POP) carried out a sweep in Umm Dawm, an area (...)