News From the Republic of South Sudan
- South Sudan: UN deplores lack of information on 20,000 people displaced in Upper Nile
16 February 2017 – The top United Nations peacekeeping official in South Sudan has described the lack of information about the situation of some 20,000 internally displaced people on the west bank of the Nile in the country’s north, as a “real problem.”“We want to find out what has happened to those people, and provide them with assistance if they need it,” said David Shearer, the Secretary-General’s Special Representative and head of the UN Mission in South Sudan (UNMISS), who was making his first field trip to the town of Malakal after taking up his position as Mission chief four weeks ago.
- Amid unprecedented needs, UN and partners launch $1.6 billion aid appeal for South Sudan
13 February 2017 – Against the backdrop of dramatic deterioration of the humanitarian situation in South Sudan due to a combination of conflict, economic decline and climatic shocks, the United Nations together with relief partners have appealed for $1.6 billion to provide life-saving assistance and protection to 5.8 million people across the country.Read More…
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Sudan calls to develop military intelligence coordination with Egypt
by SudanTribube.com on December 15, 2017 at 7:52 am
December 14, 2017 (KHARTOUM) - Sudanese Defence Minister Awad Ibn Ouf Thursday underscored the need to develop military intelligence coordination between Sudan and Egypt to achieve the interest of […]
Sudan inflation rate drops to 24% in November
by SudanTribube.com on December 15, 2017 at 5:56 am
December 14, 2017 (KHARTOUM) - Central Bureau of Statistics (CBS), Thursday, announced that Sudan's monthly inflation rate has significantly declined to 24.76 percent in November from 33.08 percent […]
PCP to meet SRF leaders in Germany over peace in Sudan
by SudanTribube.com on December 15, 2017 at 4:54 am
December 14, 2017 (KHARTOUM) - The Sudanese Revolutionary Front (SRF) led by Minni Minnawi will meet the Popular Congress Party (PCP) next week in Germany, said a statement a released by the alliance […]
South Sudan resumes issuing new passports
by SudanTribube.com on December 15, 2017 at 4:53 am
December 14, 2017 (JUBA) - South Sudan on Thursday said it had resumed issuing passports after a system failure forced those seeking new passports and renewal of old ones to abandon external travels. […]
UN and partners launch $1.7 bn appeal for South Sudan
by SudanTribube.com on December 15, 2017 at 4:30 am
December 14, 2017 (JUBA) – As the conflict in South Sudan enters its fifth year, the United Nations and the humanitarian community in South Sudan launched on Wednesday a $1.72 billion appeal to […]
ARCSS and HLRF: Last or Lost Chance for Peace in South Sudan?
by info@southsudannation on December 13, 2017 at 9:17 pm
By James Okuk, PhD, Juba, DEC/13/2017, SSN; “Tell people in power that something they tried didn’t work as expected” – Peter Ross. “A state without the means of some change is without the […]
Lol State is a disaster like the rest of the country and Pres. Kiir says, “It isn’t my fault!” Who’s to blame then, Mr. President? The Jieng Council of Elders (JCE)!
by info@southsudannation on December 10, 2017 at 4:19 pm
From: Amma Emmanuel , Australia, DEC/10/2017, SSN; Lol state is a disaster like the rest of the country and the president says, “It is not my fault”! Who is to blame then Mr. President? The Jieng […]
To Leaders of Bor, Twi and Duk: Save your jieng community from obliteration
by info@southsudannation on December 10, 2017 at 3:29 pm
BY: MajorComings, DEC/10/2017, SSN; My leaders, this is your time. This is your moment. You must act in the best interest of your community to saving it from apparent obliteration. I am an insider […]
What are the Alternatives to Pres. Salva Kiir?
by info@southsudannation on December 10, 2017 at 3:16 pm
BY: Apioth Mayom Apioth, DEC/10/2017, SSN; By the looks of things, Kiir Mayardit has no intention of steering the nation into the daylight. He has been the leading figure in the South Sudanese […]
Commemoration of the 4th Anniversary of Dec/15/2013 Juba Nuer Genocide
by info@southsudannation on December 10, 2017 at 2:26 pm
From: NUER COMMUNITY GLOBAL BOARD (NCGB), DEC/10/2017, SSN; Nuer Community Global Board (NCGB) is a universal body comprising of Nuer Community Leadership across the globe. On this date, the NCGB […]
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