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2 hrs ago | United Nations
The numbers of people facing crisis or emergency levels of food insecurity in South Sudan is projected to reach 3.9 million by August 2014 as funds dry up.
2 hrs ago | AllAfrica.com
Some years ago a curator at the Pitt Rivers Museum in Oxford asked me to look at a photograph taken in South Sudan in the early 1950s.
5 hrs ago | Reuters
KCB Bank, Kenya's largest lender by assets, plans to raise funds from international debt markets for lending to the real estate sector, its CEO said after announcing a 16 percent jump in first-half profit.
After an all-night rainstorm in Juba I woke to see the mosquito that bit me in the dark.
Three years after South Sudan became independent from Khartoum, both countries remain in fragile states.
July 30, 2014 South Sudan has downplayed the significance of the lack of direct communication between president Salva Kiir and his US counterpart, Barack Obama, saying the latter should be more concerned over the situation due to his country's heavy involvement in world affairs.
"Last Wednesday, I made a well-attended rally in Juba in which I blasted both Kiir and Machar including IGAD."
The UN is warning of a famine in war-torn South Sudan where more than a million people have been displaced.
A senior research officer in oil and gas at the Ghana Institute of Governance and Security, Solomon Kwawukume, says Ghana would be entitled to a meager 19.8 percent of proceeds from its oil resources over the whole period that the commodity would be mined by foreign investors.
July 29, 2014 A South Sudanese human rights body has condemned last week's arrest of youth in Northern Bahr el Ghazal state, describing as "barbaric" the move taken by government.
Robert Young Pelton, founder of DPx Gear, Inc. , innovates again with a new design that eliminates the sheath for a hard use fixed blade knife.
Part 6 of this series focuses on part of the Bill of Rights in a proposed Federal system in South Sudan.
July 28, 2014 Spokesperson for the South Sudanese rebel leader Riek Machar said a date had not yet been determined for the visit to Khartoum by the top leader of the Sudan Peoples' Liberation Movement , but confirmed the plan was in existence.
CareDrop is a hypothetical charitable initiative, dreamed up by a pair of students at Miami Ad School in New York, that reimagines Apple's AirDrop service as a charitable venture that sends basic necessities to people in South Sudan.
Hunger in the News: UN Warns of Hunger Catastrophe, Child Poverty Rates on Rise, the Social Crisis of Mass Incarceration "UN warns of 'hunger catastrophe' for South Sudanese children," UN News Centre.
South Sudan is the world's youngest nation, having come into existence on 9 July 2011.
Updated: Thu Jul 31, 2014 10:23 am
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