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Kansas City InfoZine
FAO, UNICEF & WFP Warn Escalating Food Crisis in South Sudan Rise in hunger at harvest time; harsh and prolonged 2016 lean season approach
FAO, UNICEF & WFP Warn Escalating Food Crisis in South Sudan
Kansas City InfoZine / Posted 5 hours ago
Rise in hunger at harvest time; harsh and prolonged 2016 lean season approaching Juba - infoZine - South Sudan is facing unprecedented levels of food insecurity, as 2.8 million people —... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Parliament Passes Bill Limiting Foreign Aid WorkersJuba — South Sudan parliament have passed a bill restricting numbers of foreign
Parliament Passes Bill Limiting Foreign Aid Workers
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 hours ago
Juba — South Sudan parliament have passed a bill restricting numbers of foreign aid workers working in the country. The Non-Governmental Organizations (NGO) bill, passed on February 3 says that no more than a fifth of aid workers can be from... Read more
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Daily Mail
I was raped... now I'm bringing up his babyEXCLUSIVE – ‘I was raped at 14... now I'm bringing up my rapist’s baby': School
I was raped... now I'm bringing up his baby
Daily Mail / Posted 7 hours ago
EXCLUSIVE – ‘I was raped at 14... now I'm bringing up my rapist’s baby': Schoolgirl breastfeeds nine-month-old son she is forced to raise alone after attack in lawless South Sudan where boys are taught to murder, torture and kidnap Martha Ayiens was... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
Court orders police to take action over Bangabandhu's image distortionThe same court has also ordered police to investigate another complaint filed a
Court orders police to take action over Bangabandhu's image distortion
Bdnews24.com / Posted 7 hours ago
The same court has also ordered police to investigate another complaint filed against him under the ICT Act over the same offence. KM Belayet Hossain, Advisor to the Chittagong metropolitan unit of the Awami League, filed the sedition complaint... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
South Sudan, Uganda to Re-Map BorderGulu — Uganda and South Sudan officials have started educating residents living
South Sudan, Uganda to Re-Map Border
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 hours ago
Gulu — Uganda and South Sudan officials have started educating residents living on the 2,115km stretch of land that separates the two countries as they prepare to demarcate the boundary. In 2014, the two nations signed a memorandum of understanding... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
UN Agencies Warn of Escalating Food Crisis in South SudanJuba — South Sudan is facing unprecedented levels of food insecurity, as 2.8 mi
UN Agencies Warn of Escalating Food Crisis in South Sudan
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 hours ago
Juba — South Sudan is facing unprecedented levels of food insecurity, as 2.8 million people - nearly 25 percent of the country's population - remain in urgent need of food assistance, and at least 40,000 people are on the brink of catastrophe, three... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Pressure Mounts On RivalsA second deadline to form a transitional government in South Sudan passed witho
Pressure Mounts On Rivals
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 hours ago
A second deadline to form a transitional government in South Sudan passed without President Kiir and political rival Machar reaching an agreement. International mediators fear the country could become a failed state. Two years into South Sudan's... Read more
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Inquirier.net
40,000 starving to death as S. Sudan teeters on famine—UNIn this photo taken Tuesday, Jan. 19, 2016, displaced people walk next to a raz
40,000 starving to death as S. Sudan teeters on famine—UN
Inquirier.net / Posted 14 hours ago
In this photo taken Tuesday, Jan. 19, 2016, displaced people walk next to a razor wire fence at the United Nations base in the capital Juba, South Sudan. When a delegation of South Sudanese rebels returned to the government-controlled capital Juba... Read more
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Unicef
UN agencies warn of escalating food crisis in South SudanPress release UNICEF, WFP, FAO: Rise in hunger at harvest time; harsh and prol
UN agencies warn of escalating food crisis in South Sudan
Unicef / Posted yesterday
Press release UNICEF, WFP, FAO: Rise in hunger at harvest time; harsh and prolonged 2016 lean season approaching JUBA, South Sudan, 8 February 2016 – South Sudan is facing unprecedented... Read more
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Rappler
40,000 starving to death as S.Sudan teeters on famine: UNAFTERMATH. Martha Nyarueni (2ndL) and her family stand outside their home outsi
40,000 starving to death as S.Sudan teeters on famine: UN
Rappler / Posted yesterday
AFTERMATH. Martha Nyarueni (2ndL) and her family stand outside their home outside the town of Leer, South Sudan, after receiving aid package, on July 5, 2014. In January Martha fled with her husband and five children into the bush, where they lived... Read more
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DW
Pressure mounts on South Sudan rivals | Africa |Two years into South Sudan's civil war, a transitional government was expected
Pressure mounts on South Sudan rivals | Africa |
DW / Posted yesterday
Two years into South Sudan's civil war, a transitional government was expected to end the conflict which has killed tens of thousands and displacing more than 2.3 million in Africa's youngest state. Under intense international pressure, the east... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Central Banks of Sudan and South Sudan to Hold Joint Meetings in Mid FebruaryKhartoum — The Central Banks of Sudan and South Sudan are to hold joint meeting
Central Banks of Sudan and South Sudan to Hold Joint Meetings in Mid February
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Khartoum — The Central Banks of Sudan and South Sudan are to hold joint meetings on February 15-17 in Juba, capital of the South Sudan State. The meetings will look into aspects of cooperation between the two countries , support and reactivation of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Humanitarian Community Calls for NGO Bill to Be Subjected to Public Consultation Following Formation of Transitional GovernmentJuba — Following the adoption of the Non-Governmental Organizations (NGO) Bill
Humanitarian Community Calls for NGO Bill to Be Subjected to Public Consultation Following Formation of Transitional Government
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Juba — Following the adoption of the Non-Governmental Organizations (NGO) Bill by the National Legislative Assembly, the humanitarian community has called on the Government of the Republic of South Sudan to ensure that the Bill is submitted to a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Sudan, South Sudan to Adjust Pipeline FeesJuba — The Sudanese and South Sudanese Ministers of Oil have agreed to reduce t
Sudan, South Sudan to Adjust Pipeline Fees
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Juba — The Sudanese and South Sudanese Ministers of Oil have agreed to reduce the monthly fee South Sudan is pays for oil exported through Sudanese territory 'for the time being'. The Oil Ministers of the two countries met in Juba on Wednesday after... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
Two including Juba League leader shot at Chittagong’s SatkaniaPolice said Md Faruq and Md Shahjahan were shot around 9pm at Satkania’s Charat
Two including Juba League leader shot at Chittagong’s Satkania
Bdnews24.com / Posted yesterday
Police said Md Faruq and Md Shahjahan were shot around 9pm at Satkania’s Charati Union and were now being treated at the Chittagong Medical College Hospital. Both of them are involved with the local unit of the ruling Awami League’s youth font, Juba... Read more
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Yahoo News
FIFA candidates Prince Ali, Infantino claim votes in Africa FIFA Presidential Candidate Gianni Infantino speaks during an interview with
FIFA candidates Prince Ali, Infantino claim votes in Africa
Yahoo News / Posted 2 days ago
FIFA Presidential Candidate Gianni Infantino speaks during an interview with The Associated Press after he unveiled his 90 day plan that he will implement if he is elected FIFA President,... Read more
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Inquirier.net
FIFA candidates Prince Ali, Infantino claim votes in AfricaUEFA General Secretary Gianni Infantino. AP GENEVA — Two FIFA voters have defi
FIFA candidates Prince Ali, Infantino claim votes in Africa
Inquirier.net / Posted 2 days ago
UEFA General Secretary Gianni Infantino. AP GENEVA — Two FIFA voters have defied African soccer leaders by endorsing rival candidates in the presidential election for Sepp Blatter’s successor. South Sudan pledged its vote for Gianni Infantino, the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
In Praise of the Ageless Men Who Shaped MeIn an early poem, my teacher Taban lo Liyong makes the speaker in the poem to c
In Praise of the Ageless Men Who Shaped Me
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
In an early poem, my teacher Taban lo Liyong makes the speaker in the poem to complain that whatever clever invention he comes up with, he soon finds that it has been done before. In frustration, the would-be inventor ends up blasting and cursing... Read more
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Naked Capitalism
John Helmer: Strauss-Kahn Finds a New Way of Dropping His PantsYves here. Straus-Kahn demonstrates that even tarnished brand names can still b
John Helmer: Strauss-Kahn Finds a New Way of Dropping His Pants
Naked Capitalism / Posted 3 days ago
Yves here. Straus-Kahn demonstrates that even tarnished brand names can still be monetized. His Sudanese bank looks like an awful lot like the sort of financial institution that Richard Smith stalks. Strauss-Kahn has been losing large amounts of... Read more
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Game Informer
Replay – The Surprisingly Terrifying Hellscape Of The TurboGrafx-16This week we spent time with the often forgotten Genesis and Super Nintendo com
Replay – The Surprisingly Terrifying Hellscape Of The TurboGrafx-16
Game Informer / Posted 3 days ago
This week we spent time with the often forgotten Genesis and Super Nintendo competitor, the TurboGrafx-16. The console, developed in cooperation by NEC and Hudson Soft, hit the 16-bit technical mark and released the same year as the Genesis and two... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Freeman Says Assassination Plot Afoot for 10 Liberian Politicians"Ten people that are critical on this government and am told that I am one of t
Freeman Says Assassination Plot Afoot for 10 Liberian Politicians
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
"Ten people that are critical on this government and am told that I am one of them even on that list that supposed to be eliminated by this government. We heard that Daniel Chea, George Weah, Benoni Urey and many others are on that list"-Simeon... Read more
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International Business Times
South Sudan: Parliament passes bill limiting foreign-aid workers amid humanitarian crisis The South Sudanese parliament has passed a Non-Governmental Organisations (NGO)
South Sudan: Parliament passes bill limiting foreign-aid workers amid humanitarian crisis
International Business Times / Posted 4 days ago
The South Sudanese parliament has passed a Non-Governmental Organisations (NGO) bill that limits foreign-aid workers in the country, where a civil war has been ongoing since 2013. According to the draft law, no more than a fifth foreign aid workers... Read more
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DW
South Sudan's peace deal is a 'result of external pressure' | Africa |Riek Machar will return to Juba to take up the position of vice president, a po
South Sudan's peace deal is a 'result of external pressure' | Africa |
DW / Posted 4 days ago
Riek Machar will return to Juba to take up the position of vice president, a post from which he was sacked in 2013. That is what was agreed in the power-sharing deal on Friday (08.01.2016). Machar however still has to travel to the capital to take up... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Fresh Kenyan Forces Cross Into South of SomaliaKenyan Defense Forces (KDF) troops with battle-wagons have crossed into Somalia
Fresh Kenyan Forces Cross Into South of Somalia
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Kenyan Defense Forces (KDF) troops with battle-wagons have crossed into Somalia, in a bid to boost military offensive against militants of A Shabaab group, residents said. In an interview with Radio Shabelle based in Mogadishu, local villagers said... Read more
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DW
Sudan opens border with South Sudan | News | DW.COM | President Bashir announced his decision on Wednesday, charging the "relevant au
Sudan opens border with South Sudan | News | DW.COM |
DW / Posted 4 days ago
President Bashir announced his decision on Wednesday, charging the "relevant authorities" with taking "all measures required to implement this decision on the ground," Sudanese State agency SUNA reported. The agency provided no details on the... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
South Sudan bill limits foreign aid workers amid humanitarian crisisThe Non-Governmental Organisations (NGO) bill, passed by parliament on Wednesda
South Sudan bill limits foreign aid workers amid humanitarian crisis
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 5 days ago
The Non-Governmental Organisations (NGO) bill, passed by parliament on Wednesday, means no more than a fifth of aid workers can be from abroad, a level many humanitarians believe is simply not viable. Aid agencies must "ensure that not less than 80... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
South Sudan Welcomes IGAD's Call to Form Transitional Government Without ConstitutionIGAD issued a communiqué on Sunday (January 31) after an extraordinary Foreign
South Sudan Welcomes IGAD's Call to Form Transitional Government Without Constitution
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
IGAD issued a communiqué on Sunday (January 31) after an extraordinary Foreign ministers' meeting, calling on all the parties to the Agreement on the Resolution of Conflict in South Sudan to form a transitional unity government at the national level... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Jimmy Carter hopeful for Guinea worm eradication in AfricaJUBA, South Sudan (AP) - Former US President Jimmy Carter says that Guinea worm
Jimmy Carter hopeful for Guinea worm eradication in Africa
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 5 days ago
JUBA, South Sudan (AP) - Former US President Jimmy Carter says that Guinea worm disease may soon be eradicated, which would be the most exciting accomplishment of his career, although progress is hampered by ongoing conflict in Mali and South... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Jimmy Carter hopeful for Guinea worm eradication in AfricaJUBA, South Sudan (AP) - Former US President Jimmy Carter says that Guinea worm
Jimmy Carter hopeful for Guinea worm eradication in Africa
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 5 days ago
JUBA, South Sudan (AP) - Former US President Jimmy Carter says that Guinea worm disease may soon be eradicated, which would be the most exciting accomplishment of his career, although progress is hampered by ongoing conflict in Mali and South... Read more
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WDIO Duluth
Jimmy Carter Says Scans Show No Signs of CancerJUBA, South Sudan (AP) - Former U.S. President Jimmy Carter said that a scan of
Jimmy Carter Says Scans Show No Signs of Cancer
WDIO Duluth / Posted 6 days ago
JUBA, South Sudan (AP) - Former U.S. President Jimmy Carter said that a scan of his torso conducted last week found no signs of melanoma, the serious form of cancer that doctors discovered last summer in his liver and brain, but he will continue... Read more
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The Washington Times
Jimmy Carter says scans show no signs of cancerJUBA, South Sudan (AP) — Former U.S. President Jimmy Carter said a scan of his
Jimmy Carter says scans show no signs of cancer
The Washington Times / Posted 6 days ago
JUBA, South Sudan (AP) — Former U.S. President Jimmy Carter said a scan of his torso conducted last week found no signs of melanoma, the cancer that doctors discovered last summer in his liver and brain, but he will continue treatment on Feb. 9th. A... Read more
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Denver Post
Jimmy Carter says scans show no signs of cancerFormer US President Jimmy Carter listens during a video interview with the Asso
Jimmy Carter says scans show no signs of cancer
Denver Post / Posted 6 days ago
Former US President Jimmy Carter listens during a video interview with the Associated Press via a laptop at a hotel in London, Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2016. Carter says that Guinea worm disease may soon be eradicated, which would be the most exciting... Read more
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NBC26 Green Bay
Jimmy Carter says scans show no signs of cancerJUBA, South Sudan (AP) — Former U.S. President Jimmy Carter said a scan of his
Jimmy Carter says scans show no signs of cancer
NBC26 Green Bay / Posted 6 days ago
JUBA, South Sudan (AP) — Former U.S. President Jimmy Carter said a scan of his torso conducted last week found no signs of melanoma, the cancer that doctors discovered last summer in his liver and brain, but he will continue treatment on February... Read more
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KIVI Boise
Jimmy Carter says scans show no signs of cancerJUBA, South Sudan (AP) — Former U.S. President Jimmy Carter said a scan of his
Jimmy Carter says scans show no signs of cancer
KIVI Boise / Posted 6 days ago
JUBA, South Sudan (AP) — Former U.S. President Jimmy Carter said a scan of his torso conducted last week found no signs of melanoma, the cancer that doctors discovered last summer in his liver and brain, but he will continue treatment on February... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
Jimmy Carter says scans show no signs of cancerJUBA, South Sudan (AP) — Former U.S. President Jimmy Carter said a scan of his
Jimmy Carter says scans show no signs of cancer
KGTV San Diego / Posted 6 days ago
JUBA, South Sudan (AP) — Former U.S. President Jimmy Carter said a scan of his torso conducted last week found no signs of melanoma, the cancer that doctors discovered last summer in his liver and brain, but he will continue treatment on February... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Jimmy Carter hopeful for Guinea worm eradication in AfricaJUBA, South Sudan (AP) - Former US President Jimmy Carter says that Guinea worm
Jimmy Carter hopeful for Guinea worm eradication in Africa
Hawaii News Now / Posted 6 days ago
JUBA, South Sudan (AP) - Former US President Jimmy Carter says that Guinea worm disease may soon be eradicated, which would be the most exciting accomplishment of his career, although progress is hampered by ongoing conflict in Mali and South... Read more
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Daily Herald
Jimmy Carter says scans show no signs of cancerJUBA, South Sudan -- Former U.S. President Jimmy Carter said that a scan of his
Jimmy Carter says scans show no signs of cancer
Daily Herald / Posted 6 days ago
JUBA, South Sudan -- Former U.S. President Jimmy Carter said that a scan of his torso conducted last week found no signs of melanoma, the serious form of cancer that doctors discovered last summer in his liver and brain, but he will continue... Read more
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WBNS-10TV Columbus
Jimmy Carter hopeful for Guinea worm eradication in Africa JUBA, South Sudan (AP) — Former U.S. President Jimmy Carter says that Guinea
Jimmy Carter hopeful for Guinea worm eradication in Africa
WBNS-10TV Columbus / Posted 6 days ago
JUBA, South Sudan (AP) — Former U.S. President Jimmy Carter says that Guinea worm disease may soon be eradicated, which would be the most exciting accomplishment of his career, although... Read more
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KTEN North Texas & Southeastern Oklahoma
Jimmy Carter hopeful for Guinea worm eradication in AfricaJUBA, South Sudan (AP) - Former US President Jimmy Carter says that Guinea worm
Jimmy Carter hopeful for Guinea worm eradication in Africa
KTEN North Texas & Southeastern Oklahoma / Posted 6 days ago
JUBA, South Sudan (AP) - Former US President Jimmy Carter says that Guinea worm disease may soon be eradicated, which would be the most exciting accomplishment of his career, although progress is hampered by ongoing conflict in Mali and South... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
UN Assesses Police Readiness for Additional Peacekeepers to South SudanThe United Nations has started a five-day inspection of Rwandan police continge
UN Assesses Police Readiness for Additional Peacekeepers to South Sudan
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
The United Nations has started a five-day inspection of Rwandan police contingent of additional 70 officers to join United Nations Mission in South Sudan (UNMISS). A UN official, Annette R Johansen, a Norwegian Individual Police Officer (IPO) from... Read more
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Kelowna Capital News
DeHart: Wentworth music receives international honourThis week’s column is dedicated to a good friend, Walter Hut who passed away Ja
DeHart: Wentworth music receives international honour
Kelowna Capital News / Posted 7 days ago
This week’s column is dedicated to a good friend, Walter Hut who passed away Jan. 18. I have known Walter and his wife Helen for many years. Walter was very interested in his community and loved to chat about anything that effected life in Kelowna.... Read more
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BC Local News
DeHart: Wentworth music receives international honourThis week’s column is dedicated to a good friend, Walter Hut who passed away Ja
DeHart: Wentworth music receives international honour
BC Local News / Posted 7 days ago
This week’s column is dedicated to a good friend, Walter Hut who passed away Jan. 18. I have known Walter and his wife Helen for many years. Walter was very interested in his community and loved to chat about anything that effected life in Kelowna.... Read more
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Daily Maverick
South Sudan’s rebel leader: ‘I am a hero. I am a victim’One of Africa’s bloodiest wars is being waged from a three-storey building in a
South Sudan’s rebel leader: ‘I am a hero. I am a victim’
Daily Maverick / Posted 7 days ago
One of Africa’s bloodiest wars is being waged from a three-storey building in a calm, upscale Addis Ababa neighbourhood. It is here, in a typical suburban villa, an easy walk away from luxury hotels, burger-joints and the city’s red-light district,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Bishop Slams South Sudan LeadersJuba — A Catholic clergy has hit out at the South Sudan politicians for failing
Bishop Slams South Sudan Leaders
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
Juba — A Catholic clergy has hit out at the South Sudan politicians for failing to ease the suffering of their people. Speaking at the St. Theresa Cathedral Church in Juba on Sunday, the Auxiliary Bishop Santo Loku Pio said the politicians were... Read more
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Aljazeera
Q&A: The future peace in South SudanJuba, South Sudan - Setting up a unity government in South Sudan has been furth
Q&A: The future peace in South Sudan
Aljazeera / Posted 7 days ago
Juba, South Sudan - Setting up a unity government in South Sudan has been further delayed, a setback in efforts to end a brutal conflict that has killed thousands of people over the past two years. Despite missing key deadlines, warring parties were... Read more
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Daily Herald
Official: Starvation in South Sudan as peace process stallsJUBA, South Sudan -- The head of an international group monitoring South Sudan'
Official: Starvation in South Sudan as peace process stalls
Daily Herald / Posted 7 days ago
JUBA, South Sudan -- The head of an international group monitoring South Sudan's peace process says people are starving in the country's Western Equatoria state as the government and rebels delay forming a transitional government. Former Botswana... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
KDF Maneuvers Along Its Border With SomaliaKenyan Defense Forces (KDF) have been launching military maneuvers along its bo
KDF Maneuvers Along Its Border With Somalia
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
Kenyan Defense Forces (KDF) have been launching military maneuvers along its border with Somalia, in a bid to thwart Al Shabaab fighters' attempts, witnesses said. In an interview with Shabelle Media based in Mogadishu, witnesses said that several... Read more
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WAGT 26 Augusta
At least 23 die in South Sudan capital after cargo plane crashJUBA, South Sudan (AP) — A cargo plane has crashed near the international airpo
At least 23 die in South Sudan capital after cargo plane crash
WAGT 26 Augusta / Posted 8 days ago
JUBA, South Sudan (AP) — A cargo plane has crashed near the international airport in the South Sudanese capital of Juba, killing at least 23 people. Some of the victims are children, according to an Associated Press reporter near the scene said... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
EABL Shuts Down South Sudan Depot After Currency LossesBeer maker East African Breweries Limited (EABL) has closed its South Sudan dep
EABL Shuts Down South Sudan Depot After Currency Losses
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
Beer maker East African Breweries Limited (EABL) has closed its South Sudan depot after the business posted huge currency losses resulting from a devaluation and sustained political instability in the country. The regional brewer late last year shut... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Machar's New Party Clouds Coalition GovernmentSouth Sudanese rebel leader Riek Machar is planning to form a new political par
Machar's New Party Clouds Coalition Government
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
South Sudanese rebel leader Riek Machar is planning to form a new political party as he prepares to join the transitional government. A consultative meeting in Pagak in mid-January resolved that the opposition would form a new political party... Read more
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