South Sudan Fri, 23 Mar 2018 11:17:48 GMTEconomy is Among the Victims of the Conflict
[Deutsche Welle] Juba -As the armed conflict rages on, South Sudan's President Salva Kiir is looking for ways to revive the economy. The solution he came up with was to replace the finance minister. But will that help?Fri, 23 Mar 2018 12:59:02 GMTU.S. Sanctions Oil Companies to Choke Off War Funds
[East African] The United States on Wednesday placed sanctions on 15 South Sudanese oil-linked operators it said were substantial sources of revenues for the government, aimed at increasing pressure on President Salva Kiir to end the country's confli...Thu, 22 Mar 2018 10:13:44 GMTSouth Sudan Telco Rues Closure Order
[East African] South Sudan's largest mobile telecom operator Vivacell has regretted the government's suspension of its operations.Thu, 22 Mar 2018 09:11:58 GMTUS Targets 15 Oil Entities in New Restrictions
[VOA] The United States is slapping trade restrictions on 15 South Sudanese oil entities that are partially owned or run by the South Sudan government.Thu, 22 Mar 2018 04:15:14 GMTSouth Sudan Stops Transmission of Guinea Worm Disease
[Carter Center] The world's newest nation, South Sudan, has succeeded in interrupting transmission of Guinea worm disease, the country's minister of health announced Wednesday at The Carter Center. As of the end of February 2018, South Sudan, which g...
South Sudan Nation Fri, 23 Mar 2018 22:05:06 +0000Pres. Salva Kiir’s Gestapo Mentality is killing South Sudan
BY: Duop Chak Wuol, South Sudanese, MAR/24/2018, SSN; It was a common perception in Adolf Hitler’s Germany that working as an assassin for the notorious Nazi’s secret police, the Geheime Staatspolizei (Gestapo), was a noble career in the Deutschl...Fri, 23 Mar 2018 22:00:40 +0000The Generation Too Deprived to Reason for Their Own Good: The case of the “Seeds of Nation, Terap, Jesh el Hamer of the [South] Sudan”
QUOTE: “Nobody cares how much you know, until they know how much you care.” Theodore Roosevelt. BY: Reuben G. Panchol,Former Red Army fighter, MAR/24?2018, SSN; The objective of the article is to wake up my fellow Seeds of the Nation to think cri...Wed, 21 Mar 2018 20:59:50 +0000BREAKING NEWS: U.S. Adds South Sudanese Oil Entities to Department of Commerce Entity List
Press Statement, Heather Nauert, Department Spokesperson, Washington, DC, March 21, 2018; Today, the United States is taking action against these fifteen South Sudanese oil-related entities (published below) whose revenues have contributed to the ong...Tue, 20 Mar 2018 18:00:05 +0000IGAD Council of Ministers Statement on Non-Compliance by The Parties to The Conflict in the Republic of South Sudan to Its Statement of 25th January 2018
LATEST: The IGAD Council of Ministers (CoM) recalls its statement of 25th January 2018 titled “Statement on The Reports of Violations of Cessation of Hostilities Agreement in the Republic of South Sudan,” regarding serious violations of c...Wed, 14 Mar 2018 20:32:43 +0000Open Letter to Dr. Francis Mading Deng: Waste of time with National Dialogue
BY: Kuir GARANG, Poet, Novelist and Political Commentator, MAR/14/2018, SSN; Many of us have read your books and reports on behalf of the United Nations. When I tell people, casually, during conversations, that the person who formulated the ‘Gu...