SUD SOUDAN | SOUTH SUDAN

25-Mar-2020 to 10:58

Sudan Defence minister dies in Juba

APA-khartoum -Sudan — Sudan defence minister Lt Gen Jamal Al-Din Omar has died of a" heart attack" on Wednesday morning in South sudanese capital Juba where he has been in negotiation team of Sudan aiming at reaching a security arrangement deal and a peace agreement with armed rebel groups.

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23-Feb-2020 to 09:42

Is the world's newest nation turning a corner?

APA-Juba (South Sudan) — After many false dawns, South Sudan appears to be heading for normalcy again with Riek Machar taking the oath as deputy to his implacable foe President Salva Kiir.

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11-Sep-2019 to 12:46

South Sudan: Over half the population struggles to survive

APA-Nairobi(Kenya) — In spite of a slight improvement in the food security situation since June 2019, more than half the population of South Sudan, some 6.35 million people, do not know where their next meal will come from, three United Nations agencies warned on Wednesday.

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21-Aug-2019 to 12:31

S/Sudan rivals discuss implementation of peace deal

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — South Sudanese opposing parties are meeting in Addis Ababa to review the implementation of the Revitalized Agreement on the Resolution of the Conflict in South Sudan (R-ARCSS).

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13-Aug-2019 to 10:13

S/Sudan's Jonglei: Closing the chapter of bloodshed

APA-Juba (South Sudan) — “This is a year of peace. Anybody that has benefited from our suffering, you go and look for something to eat from somewhere else not from our blood!”, says the Acting Governor of Jonglei area at the end of a two-day peace dialogue in Bor, funded by UNDP – the United Nations Development Programme – in collaboration with the UN Mission in South Sudan (UNMISS).

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30-Jul-2019 to 13:32

UNMISS: Striking a compromise between feuding Dinkas and Misseriyas

APA-Juba (South Sudan) — A Malual Dinka and Misseriya post-migration peace conference has concluded in Wanyjok town in Aweil East with a proposal to convene a tri-state conference between Aweil East, Twic and Northern Liech to follow up on cases of cattle raids and compensations.

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09-Jul-2019 to 10:14

A graduate at 47, new midwife triumphs over life’s trials

APA-Juba (South Sudan) By Arlene Alano — At age 47, Angelina Akongo was the oldest of 73 midwifery and nursing students from Juba and Kajo Keji to graduate this year – and she feels like a brand new person.

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