Community health worker Flora Fadya (R) talks to her client, new mother Martha Mudari. The bed takes up most of the room in Martha Martin Mudari's mud-and stick-lathed hut in the small village of Lanyi in South Sudan. A clean plaid tablecloth covers the mattress where the 24-year-old Martha sits, cradling baby Sarah. Show More Summary
South Sudan's parliament ordered the central bank to reverse the devaluation of the local currency. ||| Juba - South Sudan's parliament ordered the central bank on Wednesday to reverse Monday's devaluation of the local currency after prices jumped overnight, a central bank official said on Wednesday. Show More Summary
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The Libyan Prime Minister, Ali Zeidan, indicated on November 3rd 2013, that Italy had offered to insure boarder control in the country, including the Al-Awaynat zone, at the junction of Sudan and Egypt. The atlantic press campaign, discretely...Show More Summary
Man suspected of killing three people on bus is from South Sudan and was to be deported on Tuesday.
The Dish coalition of the willing is even larger than we thought: After seeing the map of your world readership, I thought I’d send you a note to let you know that I have read the Dish in South Sudan, one of the blank countries – albeit, several years ago, so before both you and […]
Almost all voters in Abyei, the contested region along Sudan’s border, voted to join South Sudan in an unofficial three-day referendum earlier this week, election officials said Thursday. A spokesman for the Abyei Referendum High Committee told AFP that 99.9 percent of 63,433 voters chose South Sudan, which gained independence from Sudan in 2011. Show More Summary
Ngok Dinka tribe chooses to join South Sudan in an unofficial referendum, amid warnings the poll could inflame tensions.
Questions remain on outcome validity as neither Sudan nor South Sudan, which claim oil-rich region, endorsed exercise.
Tens of thousands of residents in the remote and disputed Abyei border region voted on Monday in a non-binding referendum on whether to join Sudan or South Sudan, despite fears it could trigger violence. The ownership of Abyei was left undecided when South Sudan declared inde …
Residents in oil-rich region claimed by Sudan and South Sudan vote to decide which country they belong to.
100cameras is a non-profit that seeks to empower disadvantaged children around the world by equipping them with cameras and teaching them photography. 100cameras launched in 2008 with a project at an orphanage in South Sudan. Subsequent projects have taken place in Cuba, India, and the U.S. At the conclusion of each project, a selection of […]
Karika community in South Sudan gathered recently for the opening of a new primary school which is the first permanent school built in the community.? The school
(JUBA, South Sudan) — Rebels in South Sudan killed at least 41 people and wounded scores in a gun attack in a remote part of the country’s restive Jonglei state, a regional official said Sunday. The attack on Sunday morning is believed...Show More Summary
George Clooney wants you to drink this coffee (via GlobalPost) Enlarge NAIROBI, Kenya — George Clooney wants you to drink South Sudan’s coffee. And this isn’t about charity — it’s all business. The Hollywood star has a long relationship with South Sudan, which gained independence in 2011 after a peace deal…
The wave of civil wars, revolutionary demonstrations, protests and riots dubbed the “Arab Spring” that spread across North Africa and into the Middle East in 2011 may well be heading south into Sudan, experts and activists say. In recent weeks, thousands of protesters have taken to the streets in cities across the East African republic, [...]
Two years after Sudan split, the important central border region of Abyei remains contested between the governments and communities of a divided Sudan and a newly independent South Sudan. Home to the nine chiefdoms of the Ngok DinkaShow More Summary
Given Syria’s public agreement to sign the Chemical Weapons Convention, it’s worth looking at the rogue countries who remain outside this norm. There are six of them, many highly predictable: Angola, North Korea, South Sudan, and Burma. Then we come across two startling exceptions: US allies, Egypt and Israel. As president Obama has said, almost […]
South Sudan was producing 180 000 barrels of oil a day and planned to add 20 000 barrels a day after Sudan dropped a threat to close two cross-border export pipelines, the country’s oil ministry said yesterday. On Tuesday, Sudanese President...Show More Summary
Meetings expected to focus on post-secession issues, which remain unresolved despite several high-level summits.