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All that is happening in Western Bhar El Ghazal State now is major harassment, intimidation and arrests.
Series. The greatest responsibility of head teachers is to nurture the talent of their students and staff.
Faridah Hussein carries bananas into a market in Juba. The 33-year-old mother of three doesn't put the 15-20 South Sudanese pounds she makes a day by selling the bananas in a bank because she thinks she earns too little to open an account.
It took South Sudanese more than half a century to attain their independence from the SUDAN.
Civil servants in Lakes state capital Rumbek have refused a request by the governor to join a protest against a bill passed by the national parliament calling for his removal.
The local Ghanaian staff of the South Sudan Embassy in Accra have been sacked after they opposed the reduction of their monthly salaries.
The commitment is one of several new sustainability initiatives, part of a 500 million Swiss francs program called The Positive Cup.
China has always been there to offer support to South Sudan even in times of challenges, said Marial Benjamin, foreign minister of S. Sudan on Wednesday.
August 27, 2014 The South Sudanese parliament has removed 23 members who are in conflict with the government, declaring their positions vacant on the grounds that they absented themselves for 12 successive sittings without permission.
Security concerns are preventing the United Nations gathering data from some areas of South Sudan to determine the full scope of a food crisis that could lead to full-blown famine by the end of the year, a World Food Programme official said.
Men and women planting vegetable seeds in a nursery bed in Eastern Equatoria state, South Sudan.
Martha Nyarueni and her family return to their home outside the town of Leer, South Sudan, after receiving an aid package in early July.
The MI-8 helicopter contracted by the UN Mission in South Sudan was performing a cargo flight from Wau in Western Bahr El Ghazal state to Bentiu in Unity state when it crashed.
August 27, 2014 South Sudan's armed faction of the Sudan Peoples' Liberation Movement led by the former vice-president, Riek Machar, has sharply criticized the Intergovernmental Authority on Development for what they said was its bias by favouring president Salva Kiir in the peace process which the regional bloc has been mediating for the last ... (more)
The UN is expected to announce in mid-September what experts have predicted for months: that parts of South Sudan are either in, or hurtling inevitably, towards famine.
It has been reported that Diamond Trust Bank of Kenya is considering moving into a fifth African market following a successful capital raising operation.
Updated: Sat Aug 30, 2014 03:48 am
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