January 16, 2013 (RUMBEK) - Inter-clan clashes involving sections of the Dinka ethnic group reignited in Lakes state on Wednesday at a cattle camp between Marial-bek and Ghun, according to local officials.
The cause of fighting was a dispute over the ownership of an area of grassland, known as Toch in the Dinka language, between the Amothnhom and Panyon clans.
The clashes have left 10 people dead, with 13 people sustaining gunshot wounds.
Lakes state’s minister of local government and law (...)
The following ads are provided by Google. SudanTribune has no authority on it.
South Sudan: Why ’NO’ for peace and ’YES’ for war2017-02-20 20:45:12
By Tor Madira Machier
The region and the International community has been on a campaign in a bid to end the civil war in South Sudan right after its inception in December 2013, yet the very (...)
The Nile: A source of energy, food and water for all2017-02-20 07:19:22
By Sam Cheptoris
River Nile is a trans-boundary resource shared by 11 countries in the Nile Basin, each with different and, sometimes, conflicting interests. This scarce resource is a source of (...)
Militias of Bashir’s Regime and the Proxy War (1)2017-02-08 21:49:09
Sudan Democracy First Group
Militias of Bashir’s Regime and the Proxy War (1)
War in the Blue Nile: Militias in the hunt of refugees and displaced population
Throughout its rule, (...)
More refugees flee to Uganda than across Mediterranean2017-01-25 09:15:39
January 25, 2017
Uganda welcomed more refugees last year than the total number of refugees and migrants crossing the Mediterranean into Europe. “Europe should learn from the way Uganda and other (...)