South Sudan

South Sudan

Wed, 19 Feb 2020 05:45:57 GMT
10, 21, 28, 32, ? - Why Peace Might Rest On a Number
[African Arguments] South Sudan has until 22 February to form a coalition government. One particular quarrel has proven intractable, until recently.

Wed, 19 Feb 2020 09:11:28 GMT
Reform Abusive Security Agency - HRW
[HRW] South Sudan's National Assembly should urgently enact reforms of the National Security Service (NSS) to end arbitrary detention and abuse of detainees, Human Rights Watch said today. The authorities should also ensure that the security agency r...

Wed, 19 Feb 2020 07:37:24 GMT
Fears Grow As Locusts Swarm Towards South Sudan
[savethechildren_uk] The food supplies of some of the most vulnerable children and families in South Sudan are under threat as massive swarms of desert locusts head towards the country's border with Kenya and Uganda, Save the Children warns.

Wed, 19 Feb 2020 09:26:00 GMT
Al-Burhan Briefed On Progress Realized in South Sudan Peace Agreement
[SNA] Khartoum -President of the Transitional Sovereign Council Lt. Gen. Abdul-Fattah Al-Burhan was briefed on the progress that has been achieved in implementation of the revitalized peace agreement in the Republic of South Sudan.

Tue, 18 Feb 2020 10:22:20 GMT
Sudan Welcomes Option of 10 States
[SNA] Khartoum -The Prime Minister, Abdalla Hamdouk, has expressed the welcome of the Government of the Republic of Sudan to the constructive and courageous decision of the President of the Republic of South Sudan Salva Kiir Mayardit, to return to th...

South Sudan Nation

Wed, 19 Feb 2020 21:24:16 +0000
Hurdles in the Formation of the Transitional Government of National Unity in South Sudan 
BY: Martin Garang Aher, South Sudanese, FEB/19/2020,SSN; South Sudan is gearing up to the climax of the Revitalised Agreement On Restoration of the Conflict in the Republic of South Sudan, R-ARCSS. The climax is supposed to occasion the formation of ...

Wed, 19 Feb 2020 20:42:05 +0000
Ruweng Residents in Canada welcome Pres. Kiir’s Decision
Press released Statement First and foremost, we would like to take this golden opportunity to congratulate the president of Republic of South Sudan Gen Salva Kiir Mayardit for his bold decision of reverting 32 States to former 10 States plus 3 admini...

Sun, 16 Feb 2020 21:45:43 +0000
Does Kiir deserve our thanks for abolishing 32 states?
BY: Duop Chak Wuol, Editor-in-Chief of South Sudan News Agency, FEB.16/2020, SSN; In October 2015, President Salva Kiir issued a decree, expanding the original ten states to 28. In January 2017, Kiir issued another presidential order creating an addi...

Sat, 15 Feb 2020 16:38:06 +0000
Kiir Finally Surrenders–back to the 10 States–as Machar rejects Ruweng special status: BREAKING NEWS
FROM MULTIPLE SOURCES, February 15, 2020 (JUBA); South Sudan President Salva Kiir Saturday SURRENDERED and unconditionally accepted the IGAD compromise proposal to re-establish the 10 states paving the way for the formation of the transitional govern...

Sat, 15 Feb 2020 02:00:18 +0000
Press Statement on the so-called Consultation in Juba: Dr. Lam’s National Democratic Movement (NDM) rejects talks
NDM, FEB/13/2020; Yesterday, the Information Minister of the Government of the Republic of South Sudan put out an announcement over its Radio and Television calling for a number of persons and organizations to attend a consultation meeting on the 14t...