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

Author: Memoscar Lasuba | Published: 15 hours 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: 4 days ago

NPTC presents $285 million budget for pre-transitional period

Author: Memoscar Lasuba | Published: 4 days ago

CSO criticizes AU inaction to establish hybrid court

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“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…)

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...

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…)

Jonglei cabinet tackles land issue

The state council of ministers in Jonglei has set up a five-member committee to address a land issue. (more…)

Japan donates $1 million peace funds to NPTC

The government of Japan has offered the National Pre-Transitional Committee $ 1 million . (more…)

Church calls on parties to respect ceasefire

The South Sudan Council of Churches is appealing to the peace parties to respect the ceasefire agreement. (more…)

National ceasefire monitors accuse int’l community of ‘sabotage’

Some members of the ceasefire monitor (CTSAM-VM)  have accused the international community of hindering (more…)

CTSAM-VM alleges ‘increased’ plans to attack NAS, SSPDF dismisses claims

The ceasefire monitoring body is insisting that government and SPLA-IO forces are planning to launch an offensive against armed group under...

“Bring NAS leader into agreement,” CTSAM-VM urges IGAD

The ceasefire monitoring body is urging IGAD to bring armed group under Thomas Cirilo into the new peace agreement. (more…)

IGAD experts seek information on state boundaries

A team from the regional body - IGAD has asked the South Sudan Council of States to avail maps and information regarding the state...

Wau gov’t embarks on disseminating R-ACSS

Authorities in Wau are embarking on disseminating the revitalized peace agreement to the local communities in the state. (more…)

Gov’t allocates HR Commission 9m ssp to probe UN abuses

The government has approved nearly 9 million ssp for the Human Rights Commission to investigate (more…)

Gov’t allocated NPTC funds “not enough” – diplomat

The amount of money deposited by the government into the account of the NPTC recently is “little”, the German ambassador to ...

NCAC finally completes its task

The National Constitutional Amendment Committee has handed over the amended Transitional Constitution to the minister of justice and...

Rift within SSOA bad for Re-ARCSS – Analyst

Members of the South Sudan Opposition Alliance should put aside their individual interests and focus on implementing the revitalized peace...

TGoNU urges SSOA to sign peace deal

The government is calling on the Opposition Alliance to sign the Khartoum agreement on governance so that total peace returns to the...

TGoNU urges SSOA to sign peace deal

The government is calling on the Opposition Alliance to sign the Khartoum agreement on governance so that total peace returns to the...

Parties initialize peace deal in Khartoum

The government and the main opposition group have initialed a peace deal in the Sudanese capital, Khartoum. (more…)

JMEC “disheartened” by continued violence

The Joint Monitoring and Evaluation Commission has described as disheartening the continuous killings and displacement of civilians after...

Gov’t term extension, peace talks unrelated – Makuei

The extension of the tenure of the government is not related to the peace process, the Minister of Information has said. (more…)

Kenyatta pushes for Kiir, Machar to work together

There is need to make both President Salva Kiir and Dr Riek Machar to truly appreciate the benefits of working together, says Kenyan...

Peace talks derail efforts to end early marriage in S. Sudan

South Sudan's Foreign Affairs Director of International Organizations in Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation Amb....