South Sudan

South Sudan

Mon, 06 May 2019 07:56:58 GMT
Govt Delays Formation of Unity Govt By 6 Months
[Nation] Parties to the South Sudan peace agreement on Friday agreed to delay the formation of a transitional government for six months, providing temporary guarantees that the deal could hold for now.

Mon, 06 May 2019 05:08:10 GMT
The 'Executioner' Who Would Kill Revitalised Peace Deal
[Nation] Reports of torture and killings by South Sudan's security forces could threaten a new peace agreement whose transitional government was to be formed on May 12 but has been delayed for six months.

Mon, 06 May 2019 04:43:00 GMT
Are Kiir and Machar Out to Block Peace and Justice?
[East African] South Sudan warring parties on Friday agreed to delay the formation of a transitional government for six months, providing temporary guarantees that the deal could hold for now.

Sat, 04 May 2019 09:31:07 GMT
South Sudan Rivals Delay Forming Unity Govt
[Deutsche Welle] A lack of political will, financing and time constraints were the reasons for the power-sharing agreement's delay, but both sides said they were still committed to peace.

Fri, 03 May 2019 12:57:44 GMT
Waititu Blames Kabogo Regime for Sh58 Million South Sudan Peace Budget
[Nairobi News] Kiambu Governor Ferdinand Waititu on Thursday blamed the regime of former Governor William Kabogo for preparing the 2017/18 budget that drew ridicule from Kenyans.

South Sudan Nation

Tue, 14 May 2019 22:15:16 +0000
Dictatorships Too Stubborn to Reform…,They’re Overthrown
BY: Deng Vanang, South Sudanese, MAY/14/2019, SSN; History is replete with several failed attempts to democratize dictatorships, with Africa and particularly East Africa not an exception. These repeated failures rightfully set in motion popularly res...

Mon, 13 May 2019 20:51:33 +0000
Is There Unity in Our Diversity, What is it?
BY: Luara Nunu, South Sudan, MAY/13/2019, SSN; This is a very big question that provokes and brings us face to face with the question of our identity. It’s a question that asks: ‘how do we come to exist as diverse as we are?’ Depending on w...

Mon, 13 May 2019 13:08:35 +0000
Opinion on Red Card Movement’s (RCM) call for demonstration on 16th May 2019
BY: ELHAJ Paul, South Sudanese, MAY/13/2019; RCM aka “red card movement” burst into the political scene of South Sudan with such vigor raising high hopes of toppling President Salva Kiir.  The political sensation it unleashed has confuse...

Sat, 11 May 2019 18:35:04 +0000
The Current Political Developments and the Way Forward for South Sudan
By Dengdit Ayok, South Sudan, MAY/11/2019, SSN; If one may break the long silence on public issues of concern in our beloved country, one would honestly say that South Sudanese political arena is not healthy for the developments that we see unfolding...

Thu, 09 May 2019 22:13:41 +0000
BREAKING NEWS: Pres. Kiir now wants to delay ‘unity govt’ for One Year and recruit more soldiers!!!
From: THE EAST AFRICAN, MAY/10/2019, SSN; “If it is a matter of recruitment, it does not cost me much to also recruit,” Kiir declared. South Sudan’s President Salva Kiir said Wednesday that a six-month delay agreed with his rivals f...