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S. Sudan: Rebel Appointed Governor Welcomes UN Sanctions Against Him

Koang Rambang, the rebel-appointed governor of Bieh state who was accused of obstructing peace in South Sudan said he welcomes international sanctions against him. UN Security Council is due to vote on Thursday to impose sanctions on opposition governor Koang Rambang, Defense Minister Kuol Manyang, former army chief Paul Malong, Minister

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South Sudan Defence Minister Critically Ill, Rushed to Nairobi Amid UN Sanctions

South Sudan’s Defense Minister Kuol Manyang was Sunday rushed to hospital in the Kenyan capital, Nairobi on Saturday after he became critically ill. Manyang reportedly suffered high blood pressure. "Minister Kuol was admitted to Nairobi Hospital ... due to a medical condition," one of his relatives reportedly told Radio Tamazuj on Sunday. They

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