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Machar Forces Finally Leave Troubled Tambura County

The Sudan People’s Liberation Army in Opposition (SPLA-IO) loyal to First Vice President Dr. Riek Machar based in Tambura County of Western Equatoria State...

Machar Holds Meeting with South Sudan Journalists’ Body Over Unemployment

South Sudan's First Vice President Dr. Riek Machar Teny on Thursday met with the Union of Journalists of South Sudan (UJOSS) in Juba to...

South Sudan: Salva Kiir, Gatwech Begin Negotiations as Machar Protests

South Sudan President Salva Kiir and the breakaway faction of the Sudan People’s Liberation Movement-In Opposition (SPLM-IO) under the leadership of the former chief...

Machar, Rival SPLA/IO Faction Meeting a Pathway for Resolving Grievances –...

A South Sudanese civil society body has welcomed the recent meeting between a faction of the armed opposition movement (SPLM/A-IO) and a government delegation,...

Machar Forces, Rival SPLA/IO Faction Involved in Fresh Clashes

Fresh clashes involving the Sudan People’s Liberation Army In-Opposition (SPLA-IO) forces under First Vice President Riek Machar and the breakaway faction loyal to Gen....

Dinka Elders Support Calls for Resignation of Kiir, Machar

The Jieng (Dinka) Council of elders, a group allied to President Salva Kiir, has backed calls for the South Sudanese leader and First Vice...

South Sudan Peace Deal Doomed to Collapse – SPLA-IO

South Sudan’s three-year-old peace deal is doomed to collapse unless the parties can settle disputes and create a unified army, the main opposition faction...

Uganda, South Sudan Form Joint Covid19 Taskforce

South Sudan and Uganda have agreed and set up a joint cross-border committee to help fight COVID-19 pandemic in both countries. This was the outcome...

Machar Not Interested in Peace Implementation – Former Minister Adwok

A veteran South Sudanese politician has accused First Vice President, Riek Machar of lacking interest in the implementation of the revitalised peace agreement after...

Machar Denies Deal on Unified Army Command

The Sudan People’s Liberation Movement/Army-In-Opposition (SPLM/A-IO) faction under First Vice President Riek Machar on Monday denied agreeing with President Salva Kiir on the ratios...
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Salva Kiir Backs AU’s Call for Dialogue Over Ethiopia Conflict

South Sudan's President Salva Kiir Mayardit has reiterated a call by the regional African Union (AU) urging the warring parties to engage in peaceful...

Uganda Prisons Receives Guidelines on Handling Terror Suspects

The Uganda Prisons has received three sets of guidelines on how to handle terror suspects. The tools were developed by both the Uganda Prisons Services...

Salva Kiir Appoints His Brother-in-Law as South Sudan Spy Chief

President Salva Kiir in a raft of decrees read last night on the state broadcaster, South Sudan Broadcasting Corporation (SSBC), named his brother-in-law, Major...

NUP’s Segirinya Finally Granted Bail

Buganda Road Grade One magistrate Doreen Olga Karungi has finally granted bail to Kawempe South Member of Parliament Muhammad Segirinya. Segirinya who was earlier granted...

Global Forum to Discover Game Changing Solutions for Financing a Sustainable Post – Pandemic...

The Ministry of Finance, Planning and Economic Development and the Uganda Development Bank Limited (UDBL) - the country’s National Development Finance Institution – are...