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 (...)
Saturday 12 April 2014
April 11, 2014 (WULU) – The commissioner of Wulu county in South Sudan’s Lakes state briefly arrested five police officers and his bodyguards following a shooting incident, which occurred during a wedding ceremony in the area. Wulu (...)
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, (...)
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 (...)
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 (...)
Sunday 29 September 2013
September 27, 2013 (BOR) - The mayor of Bor municipality in South Sudan’s Jonglei state has reiterated his plans to ban locally brewed alcohol, which he said has destroyed the lives of young men and women in the state. Bor town mayor (...)
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 (...)
Friday 27 July 2012
July 26, 2012 (BENTIU) - An armed man suspected to be an ex-soldier was shot dead by South Sudan’s army on Wednesday in Unity State’s Mayom County after he shot and wounded two women in their homes.
In the fire fight between the armed (...)
Thursday 23 May 2013
May 22, 2013 (JUBA) - South Sudanese security forces in Rumbek, the capital of Lakes state have seized more then 417 crates of beers that were store in the house, Elijah Malok Aleng, the former Governor of Central Bank of South Sudan (...)
Wednesday 29 May 2013
May 28, 2013 (JUBA) - Lakes state’s government has increased its crackdown on alcohol brewing and consumption arresting 36 women on Thursday on suspicion of selling locally brewed alcohol in Malith market.
Most of the women are either (...)
Djibrill Bassole: A Political Prisoner 2016-06-30 20:02:42
By Djibrill Bassolé Solidarity Committee
Nine months ago, Djibrill Bassolé, the former Burkina Faso's Foreign Minister was arrested. He remains, since then, arbitrarily jailed in a military (...)
Lawlessness in Darfur unabatedly continues 2016-06-30 06:06:12
By Mahmoud A. Suleiman
Darfur remains passing from bad to worse until the lawlessness reached sky-high stage and the anarchy epidemic it the unarmed peaceful citizens in kill off. The National (...)
Nile Cooperation akin to teamwork in sports2016-06-28 12:20:36
By John Rao Nyaoro
For any football team, you have the goal keeper, defenders, midfielders, strikers and the coach. These entities blend together so as to secure victory for their team. (...)