23rd February 2019
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S.Sudan, Vietnam to strengthen ties

Author: Memoscar Lasuba | Published: 1 day ago

South Sudan and Vietnam have signed a joint communiqué on establishing diplomatic relations between the two countries. The deal was...

Author: Memoscar Lasuba | Published: 3 days ago

Torit MP succumbs to malaria

Author: Memoscar Lasuba | Published: 3 days ago

Quit living in hotels, activist tells leaders

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Insecurity hinders access to 23,000 people in Yei River

The UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs says that aid agencies are unable to reach 23,000 people around Yei  area due...

Kiir names new MI chief

President Salva Kiir has named new chief of military intelligence. (more…)

Gov’t asks public servants to fund peace

The minister of information says the government has asked the public servants to pay a one-day salary to fund (more…)

Terrian Hotel owner petitions court over reparation delays

The owner of the Terrain Hotel has petitioned the military court over delay by the defence ministry to pay him reparations as ruled by the...

What radio means to South Sudanese

Mid this week, South Sudan media fraternity was joined by development partners to mark the World Radio Day. The global theme for this...

Int’l pressure needed to expedite peace – NPA

The Secretary of Norwegian people’s Aid says there is need for international pressure on the peace parties to (more…)

Juba city deputy mayor sacked

The governor of Jubek state has dismissed the deputy mayor of Juba city council for infrastructure development - Nhial Majak Nhial....

Use radio to promote dialogue – UN chief

The United Nations Secretary General has called on member states to use radio to promote dialogue and tolerance. In his message for the...

Over 5,000 flee latest clashes in Yei River

The UN refugee agency says the latest fighting in Yei River State has so far displaced over 5,000 civilians to the neighbouring DR Congo....

Rights groups call for transparent probe into missing Idri, Dong

Human rights watchdogs are urging Kenya and South Sudan to probe disappearance of critics Aggrey Idri and Dong Samuel. (more…)

R-JMEC expects IBC formation within a week or two

Some progress has been made towards formation of the Independent Boundaries Commission, according to the deputy chief of staff of R-JMEC. ...

Nearly 120 more child soldiers freed in Gbudue

The UN children’s agency says it has helped release nearly 120 more child soldiers in South Sudan. (more…)

IO forces report to cantonment sites

An official says the opposition forces under Dr. Riek Machar are reporting to cantonment sites. (more…)

Calm returns to Kediba, Amadi State

The governor of Amadi state says calm has returned to Kediba area 7 days after it witnessed fighting. (more…)

“Our houses still occupied”, IDPs crave to go back home

Some IDPs in Juba are appealing to the relevant authorities to evict those who have illegally occupied their homes. (more…)

‘Nobody will temper with’ 35% women representation

President Salva Kiir has promised to offer women 35 percent representation as provided for in the new peace deal. (more…)

AU gets new boss

Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi has been appointed chairman of the African Union. (more…)

W. Lakes IDPs in E. Lakes repatriated back home

More than 1500 IDPs from Western Lakes have been transported back home, says the Minister of Information in Eastern Lakes. (more…)

Three peacekeepers killed in Abyei helicopter crash

Three peacekeepers have been killed and ten others sustained injuries after an Ethiopian military helicopter crashed  in Abyei, according...

More than 12, 000 S. Sudanese voluntarily return to Fashoda

More than 12 thousand people have returned to Fashoda from Sudan just in a span of one week, according to the State information minister. ...

President Kiir urges parties to focus on peace

President Salva Kiir has called on the peace parties to focus on the future of South Sudan despite failure by the western countries to fund...

At least 16 dead in recent E. Lakes violence

Authorities in Easter Lakes say the death toll of people killed in the recent sporadic fighting in area has risen to 16. The fighting...

Embassy intervenes in Maj. Achuil’s case

The South Sudan Embassy in Kampala says it is engaging Ugandan authorities in releasing the detained female (more…)

Yambio butchers beat mayoress into comma

Angry butchers have beaten the mayoress of Yambio Municipality after introducing new rules on safety of the meat in the market, state...