South Sudan’s Kiir Fires Bank Governors

South Sudan President Salva Kiir has fired the governor and first deputy governor of the Bank of South Sudan without explanation. Kiir issued two decrees Wednesday night removing Governor Othom Rago Ajak and Deputy Governor Dier Tong Ngor from their [Read story...]

South Sudan risks fresh UN sanctions

President Salva Kiir leads the faction pitted against the other under the command of his former deputy Riek Machar. FILE PHOTO The US recently slapped sanctions on three more South Sudan leaders namely: Gen Paul Malong, Gen Malek Reuben and Informati [Read story...]

South Sudan President Asks SPLM to Forgive Machar

South Sudan's President Salva Kiir attends the 30th Ordinary Session of the Assembly of the Heads of State and the Government of the African Union in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, Jan. 28, 2018. Ahead of a high-level forum on South Sudan next week, Pres [Read story...]

South Sudan:Child Soldier Turned Businessman

While South Sudan is predominantly known for war and human suffering, one 35-year-old former child soldier turned entrepreneur and philanthropist is giving hope to the youth. On our first encounter, Kerbino Wol comes across as a well-educated young m [Read story...]

Ethiopia Will Take a Stake of Port Sudan

Ethiopia and Sudan have agreed on a deal that will allow the Horn of Africa nation to take a stake of Port Sudan, Ethiopia's Foreign Ministry said on Thursday. The deal was reached on Thursday in Khartoum in a meeting between Ethiopia's Prime [Read story...]

Sudan:Workers Strike Paralyses Port Sudan

More than 20,000 cargo workers carried out a comprehensive strike in all ports of Port Sudan for nine hours on Tuesday in protest against the state government establishing holding companies to replace the association of cargo and unloading workers. A [Read story...]

Machar delegation meets Museveni

Members of the Sudanese People's Liberation Movement -In Oppostion last night met President Museveni who was expected to fly to Juba today to meet President Salva Kiir. The group is led by the deputy Chairman of SPLM-IO, Henry Dilah Iluya Odwar, [Read story...]

State land grabs fuel Sudan’s crisis

Snatched: About 500 farmers were left landless when the Sudanese government grabbed it to establish the Habilla Agricultural Project, ignoring their inheritance rights and claiming they had not paid their 'ownership renewal fee'. Al-Noor Othm [Read story...]