South Sudan

By IAfrica
In Sudan
Oct 29th, 2014
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October 28, 2014 (JUBA) – More than 60 civilians were injured after fighting broke out over the weekend at a protection of civilians site next to the United Nations House in the South Sudan capital, a spokesperson for the world body said. Children walk through a camp for internally displaced pe...
By IAfrica
In Sudan
Oct 29th, 2014
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October 28, 2014 (RUMBEK) – The families of two MPs arrested in South Sudan’s arrested in Lakes State are demanding justice for their relatives. Map detail showing South Sudan’s Lakes state in red Marik Nanga Marik and Isaac Makur Buoc, who represent Rumbek North and Rumbek East cou...
By IAfrica
In Sudan
Oct 28th, 2014
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October 27, 2014 (KHARTOUM) – The National Congress Party (NCP) would forgo the direct election of state governors and instead recommend their appointment by the president of the republic, said a leading member of the ruling party on Monday. Delegates attend the general convention of the ruling...
By IAfrica
In Sudan
Oct 28th, 2014
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October 27, 2014 (RUMBEK) – At least seven people have been killed in a revenge attack that took place in South Sudan’s Lakes state county of Rumbek North on Monday, authorities told Sudan Tribune. The incident was reportedly in retaliation to Saturday’s killing of two chiefs at Aye...
By IAfrica
In Sudan
Oct 28th, 2014
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October 27, 2014 (JUBA) – Fresh clashes occurred in South Sudan’s Unity state on Monday as rival forces clashed the very day peace talks were meant to commence in Ethiopia. Soldiers from the South Sudanese army (SPLA) on guard in Bentiu, the capital of South Sudan’s Unity state on 1...
By IAfrica
In Sudan
Oct 28th, 2014
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October 27, 2014 (NAIROBI) – At least one person was reportedly killed and more than eight other seriously injured when South Sudanese rival communities clashed on Sunday at Kakuma refugee in western Kenya. South Sudanese refugees at Kakuma refugee camp in Kenya, February 17, 2014 (ST) Sources ...
By IAfrica
In Sudan
Oct 28th, 2014
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October 27, 2014 (JUBA) – The South Sudanese army (SPLA) has downplayed reports that its chief of general staff, Gen. Paul Malong Awan, is suffering a serious illness after he collapsed on Friday. South Sudanese army chief Gen. Paul Malong Awan speaking at a Dinka Malual community meeting in Ju...
By IAfrica
In Sudan
Oct 28th, 2014
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October 27, 2014 (KHARTOUM) – The rebel Sudan People’s Liberation Movement-North (SPM-N) has said it received an invitation from the African Union High Implementation Panel (AUHIP) to resume talks with the Sudanese government in Addis Ababa on 12 November. The head of Sudanese government ...
By IAfrica
In Sudan
Oct 27th, 2014
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By John Adoor Deng October 27, 2014 – Many people who have the focus in South Sudanese politics, these days have been bombarded with many coined Acronyms around SPLM. Truthfully, it has been a sense of confusion in digging to understand why do people defect from SPLM but later align themselves ...
By IAfrica
In Sudan
Oct 27th, 2014
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Sudan’s President Omar Hassan al-Bashir (2nd L) casts his ballot at a polling station in Khartoum April 11, 2010. Reuters October 26, 2014 (KHARTOUM) – Sudanese presidential aide, Ibrahim Ghandour, said on Sunday that elections planned for 2015 will depend on whether an agreement is reach...