SUD SOUDAN | SOUTH SUDAN

27-Feb-2019 to 16:36

President Kiir on South Sudan ‘peace tour’

APA-Juba (South Sudan) — South Sudan's President Salva Kiir has begun a whistle-stop 'peace tour' of his country’s Eastern Lakes region with a stopover in the state capital Yirol.

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27-Feb-2019 to 15:46

IGAD pursues milita to deepen peace in South Sudan

APA-Juba (South Sudan) — The IGAD Special Envoy for South Sudan, Ismail Wais has met with the leader of one of the residual rebel movements in the country to end ongoing violence and strengthen the peace ushered in by last year's deal.

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23-Feb-2019 to 12:12

Machar given Juba return deadline

APA-Juba (South Sudan) — South Sudan’s government has issued a one-month ultimatum for main armed opposition leader, Dr. Riek Machar Teny, to report to Juba for the SPLM reunification, a senior official revealed.

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23-Feb-2019 to 11:52

South Sudan peace deal threatened, activist warns

APA-Juba (South Sudan) — The implementation of South Sudan’s revitalised peace accord faces challenges due to lack of funds, an observer has warned.

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22-Feb-2019 to 12:40

Some seven million South Sudanese face acute food insecurity -UN

APA-Nairobi(Kenya) — Nearly 7 million people in South Sudan could face acute food insecurity at the height of this lean season, three United Nations agencies warned on Friday, urging for scaled-up humanitarian assistance and better access to humanitarian relief.

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21-Feb-2019 to 23:10

S/Sudan's Machar meets boundaries commission officials

APA-Juba (South Sudan) — South Sudanese opposition leader Riek Machar has met with members of the Technical Boundaries Committee (TBC) in the Sudanese capital Khartoum mid week, his close aide said.

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21-Feb-2019 to 21:39

S/Sudan business community donates $500,000 toward peace implementation

APA-Juba (South Sudan) — The South Sudanese business community has donated $500,000 and 554 million Pounds to help fund the revitalised peace agreement.

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