Sudan’s opposition head launches new peace initiative

The secretary-general of one of Sudan’s leading opposition parties has launched an initiative aimed at ending the decade-long conflict in the western Darfur region including the Nuba Mountains and the Blue Nile areas, the official news agency SUNA has reported.

Nå starter de innsamlingsaksjonen

– Årets innsamlingsaksjon går til barn og unge i Sør-Sudan som er hardt rammet av fattigdom, vold og krig, sier leder i Adventistkirken på Gjøvik, Eddy Paasche.

Corruption threatens again to plague South Sudan and its oil

In an opinion, John Prendergast, a well-travelled and erudite journalist who has lived and breathed Africa for more than 30 years, accuses the South Sudan government and the international community of allowing the six-year-old newest nation to sink in social and economic turmoil.