SUD SOUDAN | SOUTH SUDAN

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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13-Mar-2019 to 10:50

South Sudan: Breaking barriers through blood donation

APA-Juba (South Sudan) — When rebel fighting flared in South Sudan in 2013, two years after the country gained independence, hospitals were suddenly overwhelmed with patients with gunshot wounds across Juba in desperate need of blood.

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13-Mar-2019 to 00:13

Juba university students protest new tuition fees

APA-Juba (South Sudan) — Students of the University of Juba have staged a peaceful demonstration against new hike in tuition fees.

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09-Mar-2019 to 11:14

Rebel group demands South Sudan peace deal renegotiated

APA-Juba (South Sudan) — The rebel South Sudan United Front (SSUF) led by Gen. Paul Malong has demanded that the terms of the revitalised peace deal be revisited and renegotiated.

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