Barnaba Marial Benjamin

By IndepthAfrica
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Dec 16th, 2013
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CHARLTON DOKI AND RODNEY MUHUMUZA Associated Press South Sudan’s president on Monday ordered a dusk-to-dawn curfew in the capital after soldiers loyal to the former deputy attempted to seize power by force, leading to clashes between military factions that highlight the growing instability of t...
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Aug 29th, 2013
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Given rumours in Juba about the authenticity of Salva Kiir’s signature on earlier presidential decrees, I couldn’t help but be curious about the five examples on the latest batch of presidential stationery. I’m happy to report that each of the chief executive’s signatures seems to have authentic, nat...
By IndepthAfrica
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Aug 24th, 2013
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The Special Envoy of the President of the Republic and South Sudan’s Foreign Affairs Minister Dr. Barnaba Marial Benjamin has said late Prime Minister of Ethiopia Meles Zenawi was the voice of the voiceless in Africa. Dr. Benjamin was speaking at the occasion to make the first anniversary of the late...
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Mar 4th, 2013
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Sudan Tribune Juba — A senior regional leader in Ethiopia has welcomed the proposed road project in South Sudan that would connect the two sisterly countries and promote trade between them. Gambella region’s vice president in Ethiopia, Gatluak Tut, told the Sudan Tribune on Sunday by phone from...
By IndepthAfrica
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Jan 16th, 2013
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The leaders of Sudan and South Sudan will hold their second summit in a month on January 24, a Sudanese official said on Tuesday, in a fresh bid to defuse tensions over oil, territory and other disputes. The neighbors came close to war in April in the worst border clashes since South Sudan declared i...
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Jun 11th, 2012
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South Sudan on Saturday published an account of top-level government officials who have been contacted to inform them of an amnesty, offering them the opportunity to return embezzled funds. JPEG – 37.3 kb South Sudan president, Salva Kiir (Central Banking) An estimated US$4 billion was taken by...
By IndepthAfrica
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May 30th, 2012
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South Sudan accused Sudan of launching fresh bombing raids on its territory on Tuesday, casting a shadow over the resumption of talks to avoid a collapse into all-out war between the African oil-producers. The reports, which could not be confirmed independently, came hours before the neighbours sat d...
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May 22nd, 2012
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South Sudan said Sudan attacked it with aerial bombing raids and ground artillery on Monday and Tuesday, accusing Khartoum of trying to sabotage international peace initiatives. Juba said its armed forces could retaliate if Sudan made further assaults, raising the prospect of a return to the fighting...
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Apr 29th, 2012
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South Sudanese officials and senior figures of the ruling party in Juba on Saturday added to calls for the removal of Thabo Mbeki, the chair of the African Union High Implementation Panel which has been mediating conflict resolution talks between Juba and Khartoum. Juba accused the African Union last...
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Apr 25th, 2012
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South Sudan’s president said its northern neighbor has “declared war” on the world’s newest nation, just hours after Sudanese jets dropped eight bombs on his country. President Salva Kiir’s comments, made Tuesday during a trip to China, signal a rise in rhetoric between ...