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3 hrs ago | AllAfrica.com

Sudan: Call for Global Action on Nuba Conflict

Bishop Emeritus of the Catholic Diocese of El Obeid, Rt Rev Macram Gassis has said that governments, international organizations, and the Catholic Church can save many lives in the troubled Nuba region if they give it serious attention.

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7 hrs ago | In-depth Africa

South Sudan - Threat of Cholera Grows

GENEVA, Switzerland, July 31, 2014/African Press Organization / - Thousands of displaced South Sudanese living in congested camps with poor hygiene and sanitation are at high risk of contracting cholera.

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Wed Jul 30, 2014

The Spectator

I thought I had contracted Ebola. Life doesn't get much scarier than that

After an all-night rainstorm in Juba I woke to see the mosquito that bit me in the dark.

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In-depth Africa

Launching the people's front to oppose the genocidal SPLM cum SPLA oligopoly in South Sudan

"Last Wednesday, I made a well-attended rally in Juba in which I blasted both Kiir and Machar including IGAD."

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In-depth Africa

South Sudan downplays lack of direct communication with US

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.

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In-depth Africa

Sudan's capital paralysed by torrents, floods

Torrential rains and ensuing floods paralysed daily life in large parts of Sudan's capital of Khartoum State on Wednesday.

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In-depth Africa

Gang members arrested in Nyala, South Darfur

Security forces on Sunday raided the house of a gang leader in El Riyadh district in northern Nyala, a resident of South Darfur's capital reported to Radio Dabanga.

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AllAfrica.com

South Sudan: Famine Looming

The UN is warning of a famine in war-torn South Sudan where more than a million people have been displaced.

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In-depth Africa

N. Bahr el Ghazal scribes under fire over security reports

July 2014 The government of South Sudan's Northern Bahr el Ghazal state vowed to arrest journalists who report on security issues, imposing censorship on media houses in the region.

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Tue Jul 29, 2014

In-depth Africa

Rights body condemns "barbaric" arrest of S. Sudanese youth

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.

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AllAfrica.com

Sudan: South Darfur Camp Without Water for More Than a Week

The residents of the Otash camp for the displaced in Nyala locality, South Darfur, are suffering from an acute drinking water crisis for more than a week.

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In-depth Africa

No date yet fixed for Machar's visit to Khartoum : spokesperson

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.

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In-depth Africa

Sudan Solidarity Committee demands investigation into Khartoum attacks

The Sudanese Committee of Solidarity with the Victims of the September Demonstrations has requested the formation of an independent commission to investigate "the crimes against civilians committed by the Sudanese government and its militias".

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In-depth Africa

South Sudan rebels launch new membership application form

July 28, 2014 The SPLM/A in Opposition said on Monday it has launched new membership and application forms to organise members as part of increased efforts to bring about political reforms in South Sudan and restructure the ruling SPLM party.

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Mon Jul 28, 2014

In-depth Africa

Sudan's NUP leader describes 2015 elections as "nightmare"

The leader of Sudan's opposition National Umma Party , al-Sadiq al-Mahdi, has described government intention to hold elections in the country under the present circumstances as "nightmare".

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In-depth Africa

Riek Machar & the rebels are not ready for peace

With world's attention turned to war between Israel Defense Forces and Hamas and the fight between Russian-backed separatists and Ukraine government, which subsequently led to the downing of Malaysian passenger airplane, South Sudan's peace talk will now be put on the back burner.

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In-depth Africa

Proposal to extent security measures in South Darfur's capital

The Commissioner of Nyala North proposed to verify the identity of all residents in the northern districts of South Darfur's capital.

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The Washington Post

Famine watch: South Sudan teams study hunger data

Market shelves are bare. Children are getting skinnier. Warnings of mass hunger have been made.

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ABC News

Famine Watch: South Sudan Teams Study Hunger Data

Market shelves are bare. Children are getting skinnier. Warnings of mass hunger have been made.

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KWQC-TV Davenport

Famine watch: South Sudan teams study hunger data

A $3 cup of shave ice is at the center of a dispute in this beach town between street vendors trying to stay in business and town officials who say the vendors cause traffic congestion and increase the potential... A $3 cup of shave ice is at the center of a dispute in this beach town between street vendors trying to stay in business and town ... (more)

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