South Sudan was the world’s youngest country when it became independent from neighbouring Sudan in 2011 following decades of conflict.
Politics has been central to the progress, or lack thereof, in developing East Africa’s oil. And it will continue to be.
The killing of an American journalist in South Sudan violates international humanitarian law and should be investigated, according to an international human rights group.
A new system of cooperation between United Nations and local police in the northeastern town of Wau is helping reduce crime and keep the community safe in the local Protection of Civilians site.
Sudan’s joint oversight committee on Abyei said South Sudan has withdrawn from a joint meeting in Addis Ababa which was supposed to be held on 17 August.
South Sudan president has ordered the army and security organs not to cooperate with the regional protection forces’ command, saying their actions could undermine the nation’s sovereignty.
South Sudanese government pledged on Wednesday its readiness to redesign its bilateral relations with the people and the government of United States.
For the first time since the split of the group into factions, the African Union High-Level Implementation Panel (AUHIP) will meet a delegation from the Sudan People’s Liberation Movement-North led by Abdel Aziz al-Hilu (SPLM-N al-Hilu).