SUD SOUDAN | SOUTH SUDAN

18-Mar-2019 to 16:23

Juba: IGAD says it's crunch time for unity govt

APA-Juba (South Sudan) — The formation of a new unity government in South Sudan in May 2019 is facing key obstacles that need to be resolved, the East African regional grouping IGAD said.

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18-Mar-2019 to 15:56

Pope rekindles plans to visit South Sudan

APA-Juba (South Sudan) — The Pope is rekindling plans to visit South Sudan after meeting with the country’s president Salva Kiir over the weekend.

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17-Mar-2019 to 22:35

UN renews UNMISS mandate in South Sudan

APA-Juba (South Sudan) — The United Nations Security Council (UNSC) has extended the mandate of its peacekeeping mission in South Sudan (UNMISS) for one year.

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17-Mar-2019 to 17:56

South Sudan's Kiir beseeches Pope for prayers

APA-Juba (South Sudan) — President Salva Kiir has entreated Pope Francis to pray for peace to return to his native South Sudan, a country riven by civil war for the past five years.

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15-Mar-2019 to 17:40

South Sudan and Uganda agree joint border security

APA-Juba (South Sudan) — A one-day cross-border meeting between authorities from South Sudan and neighbouring Uganda concluded on Thursday with calls for unity and promotion of stable security.

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15-Mar-2019 to 10:12

Riek Machar ‘under house arrest in Sudan’

APA-Juba (South Sudan) — South Sudan’s main armed opposition movement, has disclosed that its leader, Dr. Riek Machar, is under house arrest in the Sudanese capital, Khartoum.

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13-Mar-2019 to 10:51

South Sudan’s SPLM-OI urges government to implement peace agreement

APA: (Juba) South Sudan — A senior member of the SPLM-IO is arguing the current government to allocate oil money to fund the immediate cantonment of forces as the deadline for forming the ReTGoNU is fast approaching.

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