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Riek Machar’s Return to Juba is Unacceptable – Gov’t

South Sudan Information minister Michael Makuei has said rebel leader Riek Machar’s return to the capital Juba to participate in the national dialogue is unacceptable. Minister Makuei’s words confirm government’s resolve to lock out former vice president Riek Machar from the dialogue. During the launch of the national dialogue earlier in the

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Kiir Declares Ceasefire But Vows to Crush Rebels if They Attack

South Sudan President Salva Kiir has declared a unilateral ceasefire with rebels to pave way for national dialogue and ease movement of humanitarian aid to famine-stricken areas. Kiir officiated at the launch of the national dialogue at Freedom Hall in Juba on Monday where a dialogue committee was sworn in. “I am

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President Salva Kiir: Riek Machar is Not Welcome for Dialogue

South Sudan president Salva Kiir on has launched the long the national dialogue initiative at Freedom Hall in Juba, and witnessed the swearing in of the national dialogue steering committee. Acting Chief Justice Gatwech Lul administered the oath to the Steering Committee members at an event attended by Uganda’s President Yoweri

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