Tue Dec 10, 2013
Islamic Sudan Revokes Citizenship of Christian, Jails Him for Failing to Leave Country
JUBA, South Sudan , December 9, 2013 - A Christian has been jailed in Khartoum, Sudan for declining to leave the country after authorities revoked his Sudanese citizenship, sources said.
The Daily Star
Israel passes law to detain illegal African migrants
People disembark from an airplane from Israel upon arrival at the airport in Juba, on June 18, 2012.
Voice of America
Investment Conference Sparks Interest in South Sudan
Other investors showed keen interest in doing business with South Sudan, including Elam Mohamed of the Pannell Kerr Forster international business advising firm.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
"Sudan & South Sudan Oil & Gas Report Q1 2014" is now available at Fast Market Research
As a result, we retain a cautious and largely bearish view on the long-term outlook for the sector, even though we expect a strong rebound in production in 2014-2015 -notwithstanding elevated political risks.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Africa Investment-Intrepid bankers reap rewards in Africa's newest state
Executive Martin Oduor-Otieno, sleeping in a tent at night, found a shop he could rent in Juba that was just big enough to fit a partition and grill, the basic requirement to open KBC's first branch.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Voice of America
South Sudan Woos Investors at Conference
"God has blessed us and endowed our young country with vast resources in terms of fertile lands, forests, water resources, minerals and petroleum resources... Those who wait too long may miss the vast investment opportunities that our country offers," he told the conference, which the organizers say has brought more than 800 delegates from some 50 ... (more)
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Special Envoy Booth to Visit South Sudan with Focus on Investment and Economic Development
U.S. Special Envoy to Sudan and South Sudan Ambassador Donald Booth will be traveling to Juba, South Sudan on December 4, 2013 to attend the South Sudan Investment Conference and for meetings with the Government of South Sudan and other diplomatic partners.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Sudan: Abyei Vote Challenges AU
On 27 October 2013, the Ngok Dinka community in the disputed Abyei region of Sudan held a unilateral vote to determine whether Abyei would remain part of Sudan or join South Sudan.
The Daily Star
Sudan rebels, govt clash again south of rail town
A U.S. Special Forces trainer conducts a military assault drill for a unit within the Sudan People's Liberation Army during an exercise in Nzara on the outskirts of Yambio November 29, 2013.
Sudan: Khartoum and Juba Reach an Understanding On Rebel Support
The Joint Security Committee of Sudan and South Sudan, meeting in Khartoum on Wednesday reached an understanding on different complaints and claims related to border violations and renewed their commitment to refrain from support and harboring each other's "negative movements".
Sun Dec 01, 2013
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Action Plans for coordinated development that must take place...
Table of Contents and the corresponding Budgets in billions of dollars Budget 3.5 20 25 10 15 20 30 4.5 5.0 Total budget of $ 133.0 billion over a period of 5 years @ $ 26.6 billion a year I. National Principles, Shared Values and a Vision for the future South Sudan needs to redefine its set of fundamental beliefs, concepts, and principles that ... (more)
Khartoum Sends Juba 2,000 Tonnes of Corn for Flood Victims
The Sudanese government has started shipping two thousand tons of corn to South Sudan out of five thousand that were ordered by the presidency in Khartoum last October following the floods that hit the country there.
Kenya: KQ to Fly More Times in December
Kenya Airways has increased its weekly flight frequency to 11 destinations for December to cope with an anticipated increase in demand during the festive season.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
Africa: Africa's Separatists
Southern Sudanese swapped the battlefield for the ballot box two-and-a-half years ago, when they voted overwhelmingly to sever their ties with Sudan.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
Kenya launches $13.8bn China-built...
Kenya launched construction of a Chinese-funded $13.8 billion flagship railway project Thursday, hoping to dramatically increase trade and boost Kenya's position as a regional economic powerhouse.
South Sudan: Congo Nile Canal Will Save Egypt, Avert War, Make Juba Hub of Africa
The leading South Sudanese think-tank, The Fashoda Institute of Strategic and Regional Studies has published a strategic analysis of why and how the Egyptian Government is reviving a three-decade-old old idea - one going back to the Anwar as-Sadat Administration - to resolve the country's acute water crisis.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
East Africa: Opposition Chief Against Joining EAC
The leader of South Sudan's main opposition SPLM-DC party, Lam Akol, has said in his first public address since he was pardoned by President Salva Kiir early this month that he opposes the country's bid to join the East African Community .
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Airport chaplains let fliers connect with heavens
The Rev. Frank Colladay Jr. stood at the end of the gate waiting. On the arriving plane was a passenger whose husband had just died of a heart attack on another flight.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
British Ambassador to South Sudan at Govt-NGO Partnership Review
You may recall my very first speaking engagement as the British Ambassador to , way back in April, was at the 2nd Partnership Review Conferences.