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Kenya bank linked to money laundering from South Sudan

Sunday, 18th September 2016
September 18, 2016 (JUBA) – Kenya Commercial Bank (KCB) has been linked \r\nto the ongoing money laundering by corrupt government officials in South\r\n Sudan, including senior military leaders sanctioned (...)

Nine new counties created in Western Lakes states

Thursday, 1st September 2016
August 31, 2016 (RUMBEK) - The governor of South Sudan's Western Lakes \r\nstate has announced formation of nine new counties after new states were\r\n created last year.\r\nThe move, officials say, (...)

Kenyatta tells Kiir South Sudanese need peace, not war

Wednesday, 31st August 2016
August 31, 2016 (JUBA) – Kenyan President, Uhuru Kenyatta, has \r\nchallenged his South Sudanese counterpart, President Salva Kiir, to \r\nimplement the shaky August 2015 peace agreement which he signed with his\r\n former peace partner, Riek Machar, (...)\r\n

South Sudanese president says peace is alternative to war

Wednesday, 31st August 2016
 August 31, 2016 (JUBA) - South Sudanese president, Salva Kiir, said \r\nthere was no need to go back to war over the recent controversial \r\nreplacement of his former first deputy, Riek Machar. President Salva \r\nKiir addresses the nation from the State (...)\r\n

S. Sudaní»s Kiir calls for elections before end of interim period

Tuesday, 16th August 2016
August 16, 2016 (JUBA)- August 16, 2016 (JUBA) - South Sudanese \r\nPresident, Salva Kiir, has unexpectedly called for an early election, \r\ntwo years ahead of schedule and before the completion of the (...)

S. Sudaní»s Kiir calls for elections before end of interim period

Tuesday, 16th August 2016
August 16, 2016 (JUBA)- August 16, 2016 (JUBA) - South Sudanese \r\nPresident, Salva Kiir, has unexpectedly called for an early election, \r\ntwo years ahead of schedule and before the completion of the \r\nimplementation of the peace agreement which (...)\r\n

South Sudaní»s Kiir rejects deployment of extra troops in Juba

Friday, 15th July 2016
July 14, 2016 (JUBA) - South Sudanese President, Salva Kiir said \r\nhis government "will not accept a single soldier" to back peacekeepers \r\nas demanded by regional leaders and the United Nations. South Sudanese \r\npresident Salva Kiir

Machar changes military base location outside Juba after clashes

Thursday, 14th July 2016
July 13, 2016 (JUBA) – South Sudaní»s First Vice President, Riek \r\nMachar, has changed location of his military base and residential area \r\nafter they came under sustained ground and air attacks for days as they \r\nbattled forces loyal to President Salva (...)\r\n

IGAD says considers sending troops to S. Sudan

Thursday, 14th July 2016
July 13, 2016 (JUBA) - The Intergovernmental Authority on Development \r\n(IGAD) Council of Ministers at its extraordinary summit held in Kenya \r\nsaid it would consider sending troops to South Sudan. (...)

Evacuation of Ugandans

Wednesday, 13th July 2016
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Evacuation of Ugandans

Wednesday, 13th July 2016
The Government of the Republic of Uganda\r\nwishes to evacuate Ugandans

South Sudanese warring parties declare ceasefire in Juba

Tuesday, 12th July 2016
July 11, 2016 (JUBA) – Rival leaders in South Sudan have \r\nunilaterally declared cessation of hostilities to stop a four-day \r\nfighting between their forces in the national capital, Juba.\r\nHeavy fighting had been going on between forces of the Sudan (...)\r\n

South Sudanese warring parties declare ceasefire in Juba

Tuesday, 12th July 2016
July 11, 2016 (JUBA) – Rival leaders in South Sudan have \r\nunilaterally declared cessation of hostilities to stop a four-day \r\nfighting between their forces in the national capital, Juba.\r\nHeavy fighting had been going on between forces of the Sudan (...)\r\n

S. Sudaní»s Kiir orders reduced deployments in Juba

Tuesday, 12th July 2016
July 11, 2016 (JUBA) - South Sudaní»s president, Salva Kiir has \r\ninstructed all his army's commanding officers to immediately cease \r\nhostilities and reduce deployment of forces to essential and (...)

Eight people died and dozens wounded in UN compounds in South Sudan

Tuesday, 12th July 2016
July 11, 2016 (JUBA) - Eight civilians have died and over 67 others have\r\n sustained minor and severe injuries in the last 24 hours of fighting in\r\n South Sudan, says the United Nation Mission in (...)