Mar 2nd, 2013
By Luka Biong Deng The question of whether the Ngok Dinka of Abyei are citizens of South Sudan may seem strange to most people, who would answer it in the affirmative. But it seems a difficult question to a few, particularly among the elite. This ambiguity has reached the government level. Recently, ...
Dec 6th, 2012
By Kuir ë Garang opinion The death of Isaiah Abraham is disheartening. What exactly did we fight for? What would a person like me hope for in South Sudan? More often than not our leaders lean on the ‘age’ of South Sudan: we are still young! Oh, give me a break! No country is too […...
Dec 4th, 2012
Addis Ababa — The US government has issued new Eritrean travel advice, cautioning its citizens to be aware of the risks. In a renewed alert issued on 29 November, the US state department recommended US citizens avoid all types of travel to Eritrea due to security incidents, including attacks near the...
Nov 12th, 2012
Mekki Elmograbi CPA or Naivasha Agreement divided Sudan into “two Sudans” but it has put the end for 25-year bloody civil war. It seems that 6-years interim period from 2005-2011 before the independence of South Sudan didn’t solve all suspended issues but one of the good lessons was...
Oct 27th, 2012
South Sudan said that it is working to mediate between Ethiopia and Eritrea who have been at odds since a border war which ended in 2000. Deng Alor Kuol, the South Sudanese Minister of Cabinet Affairs (Reuters) South Sudan’s minister for cabinet affairs, Deng Alor, told Reuters that both Addis Ababa ...
Feb 16th, 2011
Rebel attacks that have killed more than 200 people in southern Sudan underscore the challenges facing the fledgling nation as it seeks foreign investment, a senior southern Sudanese government official said Tuesday.” “The main challenge is security,” said Deng Alor, minister of regional cooperation ...