The Secretary General of the Liberation and Justice Party , Tajul-Deen Niam has demanded the importance of engagement of all the Sudanese components in the campaign for the collection of arms in Darfur state and Kordufan that have started last week led by Vice President of the Republic, the Chairman of the Higher Committee for Collection of Firearms and Unlicensed Cars.
Monthly Archives: august 2017
Sudan on high alert over floods
The Sudan government has warned of possible worst floods in 100 years in Khartoum and the surrounding areas.
Hunger death toll in S. Sudan’s Wau state hits 27
The number of people killed by hunger in Besillia county in South Sudan’s Wau state has hit 27, an official said.
Rights body backs decision to recall SPLM-IO regional MPs
A South Sudanese human rights entity has backed calls to block members of the armed opposition faction (SPLM-IO) from the East African assembly, saying they were ineligible.
South Africa: SA Companies Urged to Invest in South Sudan
South Africa’s Department of Trade and Industry (dti) has funded the visit of the six-member group as part of the department’s efforts to increase trade and investments between South Africa and South Sudan.
ICRC president calls for political solution to end South Sudan crisis
As the people fleeing the South Sudan crisis continue to enter neighboring Uganda, the president of the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) said a political solution is urgently needed to resolve the crisis.
Crime Wave Stalks South Sudan’s Capital as War Ruins Economy
When three rifle-toting men in army uniforms barged into Silvano Pitia’s supplies store this month, he became the latest victim of a crime wave that’s rocking South Sudan’s war-weary, hunger-stricken capital.
South Sudanese rebels condemn attempts to deport official
The spokesperson of the armed opposition faction (SPLM-IO) allied to South Sudan’s former first vice president Riek Machar has condemned a foiled attempt to kidnap one of their officials from the Ugandan capital, Kampala last week.
South Sudan, UN argue over protection force mandate
Juba refuses that UN-approved Regional Protection Forces be deployed to capital’s airport.
Malaria outbreak kills over 4,000 in S. Sudan: official
An outbreak of malaria in South Sudan has killed over 4,000 people since February, a senior health official disclosed last week.