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South Sudan: No More Extension of Transitional Government, Says Kiir

South Sudan’s President Salva Kiir has said the general elections would go ahead as scheduled, ruling out any move to extend the current transitional...

South Sudan: Kiir Tells Other Parties to Unveil Flag Bearers

South Sudan’s President Salva Kiir Mayardit has urged the other peace partners to unveil their flag bearers in preparation for general elections. In December 2022,...

South Sudan: Kiir Prioritizes Repatriation of Refugees Before Elections

President Salva Kiir Mayardit has expressed support for facilitating the voluntary return of refugees after meeting their representatives including IDPs in Juba on Wednesday. The...

South Sudan’s Ruling Party Endorses Kiir for Presidency

South Sudan’s President Salva Kiir will run for presidency in elections earmarked for 2024, the ruling party (SPLM) said. The announcement came at the end...

South Sudan Parties Lack Political Will to Hold Elections – Opposition...

The principal signatories to South Sudan’s revitalized peace agreement have no political will to hold elections, an opposition movement said. The National Democratic Movement (NDM),...

South Sudan Parties Urged to Agree on Election Date

Parties in South Sudan should decide on an electoral timetable and avoid unilateral actions that may undermine the environment for elections, a top United...

Museveni Reiterates Call for Elections in South Sudan

President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni has reiterated his call for peaceful elections in South Sudan if the country is to gain lasting peace. Museveni made the...

South Sudan: Elections Must be Held in 2023 – Minister

South Sudan’s information minister said that elections must be held next year even if the peace partners fail to agree on the sticky issues...

UN Piles Pressure on South Sudan to Prepare for Elections

The United Nations and United States urged the leaders of South Sudan Monday to do more to prepare for elections due to be held...

South Sudan Not Ready for Elections – Rights Activist Tells UN

Conditions are not yet in place to enable the holding of free, fair, and peaceful elections in 2023 in South Sudan, speakers told the...
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Minister Babalanda Defends Decision to Fire UPPC Bosses

The Minister for Presidency, Hon. Milly Babalanda has defended her decision to have former board members of the Uganda Printing and Publishing Company (UPPC)...

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Former REA Staff Petition Parliament Over Unfair Termination

Former staff of the Rural Electrification Agency (REA) have petitioned Parliament over what they say were irregularities in recruitment during the transfer of agency...

MPs Caution Against Commercialization of Pensions Fund

The Committee of Public Service and Local Government has cautioned the Minister of Public Service, Hon. Muruli Mukasa against commercialisation of the Pensions Fund...

Former Guantanamo Bay Prisoner ‘Tonny’ Kiyemba Charged With Terrorism in Uganda

Former Guantanamo Bay inmate Jamal Kiyemba appeared before the International Crimes Division of the High Court in Kampala Tuesday on three terror-related charges. Kiyemba, also...