18th July 2019
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Aweil may declare famine next year – official

Author: Koang Pal | Published: 18 hours ago

Aweil authorities may declare famine in the state next year after floods destroyed the Aweil Rice Scheme, the state minister of agriculture...

Author: Koang Pal | Published: 19 hours ago

5 killed, over 1, 200 cows stolen in Mayendit

Author: Koang Pal | Published: 19 hours ago

7 civilians, UN peacekeeper killed in Abyei

Published: Tuesday, July 16, 2019

Editor forced to deplane, passport confiscated

Published: Tuesday, July 16, 2019

Norway avails $28m for governance, economic management

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Army beefs up security along Juba-Nimule road

More soldiers have been deployed along the Juba-Nimule road, the army spokesperson has said. (more…)

NRA revokes exempt status of multi-million dollar firm

The National Revenue Authority has revoked exempt status of a multi-million dollar road construction company. (more…)

People want development speeches, not ‘SPLM ooh eeh’ – Church

A religious leader has condemned the government for forcing people to close down their private businesses in Juba on public holidays....

NRA collects 7b SSP, $36m from Jan-Jun

The National Revenue Authority (NRA) says it has collected over 7 billion pounds and another 36 million US dollar in the last six months....

Choose sacrifice over salary, soldiers told

The Chief of Defense Forces has told soldiers that sacrifice is more important than salary, a message that has attracted criticism from ...

Opposition leader criticizes gov’t for ‘misplaced’ priority

The government has defended its decision to allocate huge sums of money for the construction of major highways, instead of wholly funding...

Leadership wrangles show S.Sudanese ‘love’ power – activist

Rampant leadership wrangles occurring in political and social affiliations are a serious indicator that South Sudanese are power hungry, a...

Hotels told to transact in local currency

The government has advised the hospitality industry to stop the use of hard currency and only deal in local currency. (more…)

Kiir apologizes for salary delays

President Salva Kiir has apologized to civil servants for the failure of his government to pay salaries on time. (more…)

Amadi state education official shot dead by unidentified attacker

The director of education in Amadi State has been shot dead by suspected criminals yesterday on his way to Mapordit in Yirol West....

Thousands turn out in state capitals to mark 9 July

Citizens in the state capitals turned out in thousands to mark the eighth anniversary of independence, as the official celebration...

Priesident Kiir pardons 15 prisoners without Biar & Kerubino

President Salva Kiir has pardoned and ordered the release of 15 prisoners on the occasion of the 8th independence anniversary today....

Why MPs are threatening Salvatore with impeachment

Members of parliament have threatened to impeach the minister of finance and economic planning over salary arrears. (more…)

Maridi looks into suspected Ebola incidence

Health authorities in Maridi are reportedly investigating a suspected Ebola case in the state. (more…)

No 9 July celebrations – Makuei

There will be no national celebration marking of the 8th Independence Day tomorrow, due to the economic situation facing the country, ...

Citizens urged to be vigilant amidst threats of Ebola epidemic

The undersecretary in the ministry of health is appealing to the people in South Sudan to remain vigilant amidst threats of Ebola epidemic....

Norway urges S.Sudan to reconsider decision to close embassy in Oslo

The Outgoing Norwegian Ambassador in South Sudan has urged the government to reconsider its decision to close its embassy in Olso....

Parliament summon Ministers, governor over illegal logging

The Transitional National Legislative Assembly has summoned the Ministers of Environment and Forestry and that of Agriculture and Food...

Dr Lam urges parties to recommit to implementing urgent peace provisions

A senior opposition leader is calling for the demilitarization of civilian areas as stipulated in the Revitalized Peace deal, ReARCSS....

General Gony was an ‘exemplary & distinguished’ officer – FVP

The late Lt. Gen. Johnson Gony Biliu who died in Turkey on Friday was an exemplary and distinguished soldier, the First Vice President has...

USAID airlifts life-saving food for malnourished children in S. Sudan

United States aid agency - USAID has airlifted 400 metric tons of Ready to Use Therapeutic Food to feed children with severe acute...

U.S. urges S. Sudanese leaders to utilize the pre-transitional period

The U.S. Ambassador to South Sudan has encouraged political leaders to accomplish the tasks of the pre-transitional period activities...

Gov’t, Japan & UNDP launched reconstruction works on Upper Nile University

The government and its partners have launched a reconstruction works on Upper Nile University on Saturday in Malakal, Central Upper Nile...

Over 1,000 families displaced by flood water in Bieh state

Over 1,000 families have been displaced by flood water in six counties of Bieh State, the state minister of information has said. ...

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