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  1. Opposition cannot compete with NRM - " DP...Read the original story w/Photo

    34 min ago | New Vision

    ... For any questions please contact A Ugandan was on Monday night shot dead in the South Sudan capital of Juba when unknown gunmen broke into his house... The Vice President Edward Kiwanuka Ssekandi has said that Uganda's ...


  2. U.S. Condemns Bombings of Civilian Hospital in Sudan's Southern KordofanRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Holtville Tribune

    ... crisis affects more than 1.7 million people and has caused nearly 265,000 Sudanese refugees to flee to South Sudan, Ethiopia, and Kenya. The United States reiterates its call upon the Government of Sudan to halt its campaigns of armed violence ...


  3. Remembering Manute Bol: Bigger than BasketballRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Blue Man Hoop

    ... $3.5 million (most of his NBA fortune) to charities and other groups that brought food, medicine and hope to South Sudan. Bol eventually worked to bring reconciliation and education to Sudan through Sudan Sunrise . He aimed to foster peace, hope, ...


  4. South Sudan Spirits market: New market data releasedRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago |

    The report presents detailed historic and forecast data on the Spirits consumption trends in South Sudan, offering consumption volume and value at market and category level. Bringing together Canadeans research, modeling, and analysis expertise to develop uniquely detailed market data, it allows both foreign and domestic companies to identify the market dynamics of overall spirits sales, and remain sensitive to those categories that will be in the ascendency in the coming years.


  5. Grandpas love to work in disaster areasRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Star Online

    ... on disaster aid. Knos, who has a son, a daughter and a grandson, provided disaster assistance to war victims in South Sudan in 2012 and Typhoon Haiyan victims in Panay Island, Philippines, in 2013, while Tuzewski, who has two sons and two ...


  6. Armed group releases 280 children in South SudanRead the original story

    3 hrs ago |

    A group of 280 children, some formerly recruited by an armed group in South Sudan, were released Tuesday, the Unicef said. "The first group of 280 children were released today, at the village of Gumuruk in Jonglei State, eastern South Sudan.


  7. Passing the hat on refugee children's education is recklessRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Daily Star

    ... marriage, trafficked, conscripted into gangs or recruited by extremists. What has happened in recent years in South Sudan, northern Nigeria and Iraq - as well as in Jordan and Lebanon, where hundreds of thousands of Syrian refugee children are being ...


  8. Video: Obakki Foundation brings clean water to South SudanRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago |

    ... Falls on the Lillooet River. That's a 35-metre drop. Treana Peake's Obakki Foundation drilled a well in Pancui, South Sudan bringing clean water and a safe well access to 1,600 people. Treana Peake's Obakki Foundation drilled a well in Pancui, South ...


  9. 3,000 child soldiers released in South SudanRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Star Tribune

    The first 280 children, ages 11 to 17, turned in their weapons and took off their fatigues Tuesday in the village of Gumuruk in the war-ravaged South Sudan. Many of the children have never been to school, fighting instead for years for a rebel militia.


  10. Sudanese president vows to offer guarantees for rebels to participate in national dialogueRead the original story

    Jan 24, 2014 | Sudan Tribune

    ... has for months resisted appeals from key allies, including Britain and France, to push for a weapons bans on South Sudan, (...) January 26, 2015 (BOR/JUBA) - Authorities in South Sudan's Jonglei state arrested five women who protested and called for ...


  11. 29 years of NRM: How Museveni and Kony are 'similar', and how they are differentRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Daily Monitor

    ... in Tanzania, and the NRM and its branches in Kenya, UK, and Sweden. He sent his army to the DR Congo, to South Sudan, Somalia, Central African Republic (CAR), and God knows where else. The LRA became the most transnational African rebel group, ...


  12. Community gardens to promote agricultureRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Daily Monitor

    ... Africa is prone to political conflicts, it will not deter Slow Food from setting up gardens in such countries as South Sudan, Nigeria, Somalia and even the countries affected by the Ebola epidemic. "Even those countries where there are political and ...


  13. U.S. Africa Command: 'We can't see' enough to monitor violent extremist groupsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Washington Examiner

    ... Niger. The command also continues to monitor flares of violence by the remnants of the Lord's Resistance Army in South Sudan, Rodriguez said. AFRICOM's ability is limited not only by the continued limited resources it has at its disposal, which came ...


  14. UN South Sudan Mission condemns killing of civilians in roadside ambushRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | United Nations

    27 January 2015 – The United Nations Mission in South Sudan ( UNMISS ) hsa strongly condemned the killing of eleven civilians, five of them journalists, in a roadside ambush on Sunday. A press release issued today by the Mission says that ...


  15. Tears, chants as rebel child soldiers are freed in South Sudan : January 28, 2015,Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Daily Times

    GUMURUK: The teenage rebel soldiers watched as their comrades handed over their assault rifles and stripped off their oversized khaki uniforms with the red, black and green South Sudan flag emblazoned on the right shoulder. Almost 150 boys, aged between 11 and 17, were demobilized in Gumuruk, eastern South Sudan, on Tuesday, as part of a peace deal signed in May between the government and militia leader David Yau Yau's South Sudan Democratic Army Cobra Faction in restive Jonglei State.


  16. Some 280 children handed over to UNICEF todayRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Scoop

    UNICEF and partners have secured the release of approximately 3,000 children from an armed group in South Sudan - one of the largest ever demobilisations of children. The first group of 280 children were released today, at the village of Gumuruk in Jonglei State, eastern South Sudan.


  17. Hundreds of child soldiers to be released by South Sudan militiaRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | UAport

    A South Sudanese militia has freed 280 child soldiers as part of a wider deal to release about 3,000 under-age fighters, the UN's children agency Unicef has said. More releases will occur in the coming weeks, said the agency, which helped negotiate the children's freedom.


  18. South Sudan Lawmakers Vote to Impeach GovernorRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Voice of America

    ... charges against him are baseless and insists that, under the state constitution, he cannot be impeached unless South Sudan's Constitutional Court approves the lawmakers' action against him. Kuel also said that, as caretaker governor, he is immune ...


  19. UN Condemns Ambush of Civilians in South SudanRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Big News

    ... spectrum and is administered by Mainstream Media EC on behalf of Big News Network. The United Nations Mission in South Sudan (UNMISS) on Tuesday condemned the brutal killing of 11 civilians in a roadside ambush in Western Bahr el Ghazal. In a ...


  20. South Sudan children swapping guns for booksRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | BBC News

    Around 300 child rebel soldiers in South Sudan sit proudly with their uniforms and rifles as they listen to their commander speak. "I haven't seen my mother and father since last summer," says Silva, one of the youngest there - aged 11. All the identities of the children are being protected at the official ceremony to mark their release after years of war - so Silva is not his real name.