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3 min ago | Daily Monitor
According to the Ministry of Trade, manufacturers have so far registered a 61 per cent decline with exports falling from Shs2.3 billion to Shs895 million per month.
10 hrs ago | Common Dreams
The food crisis currently griping South Sudan demands global action to stave off a deadly famine, a pair of United Nations bodies have warned.
14 hrs ago | AllAfrica.com
South Sudanese President Salva Kiir has signed a decree creating a special administrative area in Jonglei state's Pibor County, giving a degree of self-rule to the region, which residents say has long been marginalized.
18 hrs ago | Christian Science Monitor
Many people are forced to sleep outside due to over crowding in Bentiu IDP camp, South Sudan Friday, July 4, 2014.
July 26, 2014 - Looking at the African Continent, my country in particular within this critical time of post independence political and ethnic's violence, one's mind wondered with mixture of confusions, dismayed and embarrassments.
When a liar is caught in the act, their first reaction is 'denial.' They would protest their innocence.
Mariam Yehya Ibrahim, the Sudanese Christian woman sentenced to death in Sudan because of her faith, arrived in Rome on Thursday with her husband Daniel Wani, an American citizen who has lived in Manchester, the baby girl she gave birth to while in prison, and her toddler son.
The Sudanese Minister of Guidance and Religious Endowments announced that the government will not issue permits anymore for the construction of new churches in the country.
When in the past sanctions were imposed on nations like Iran by the U.S. it was generally accepted that they seemed to be justified in doing so, after all, as far back as the ousting of the Shah, U.S. vital interests were compromised there.
A Sudanese woman who was spared a death sentence under sharia for leaving Islam was flown to Italy with her family after spending more than a month in the U.S. embassy in Khartoum, according to the BBC.
Soham Chatterjee and Valerio Amaro, students at Miami Ad School in New York, have reimagined Apple's AirDrop as CareDrop, a charitable initiative that sends basic necessities to people in South Sudan.
Beneficiaries waiting in line to collect their ration at a food-distribution taking place at the UNMISS-compound in Malakal, Upper Nile State, South Sudan Photo: Jacob Zocherman/IRIN 25 July 2014 – Two United Nations humanitarian agencies today called for action to stop a potential famine in South Sudan which they said is being allowed to ... (more)
RIVAL Muslim and Christian militias from the Central African Republic signed a ceasefire this week, which they said would protect civilians after 16-months of civil war.
United Nations Secretary-General, Ban Ki-Moon, on Wednesday announced the appointment of Ellen Margrethe Loj as the new head of the UN Mission in South Sudan .
Girls play in an internally displaced persons camp inside the U.N. base in Malakal, July 24, 2014.
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Updated: Sun Jul 27, 2014 11:23 pm
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