Headline

China donates machinery to aid South Sudan's agricultural development | US ends financial assistance to South Sudan, warns of consequences | Gbudue government and SPLA-IO celebrates Peace in Yambio | Deadly Ebola outbreak in Congo puts South Sudan on high alert: U.N | How the United States Kept Arms Flowing into South Sudan |

South Sudan security apparatus threatens the survival of National Dialogue initiated by Salva Kiir

Someone may wonder what had happened to National Dialogue since it is no longer reported by the media houses within and outside South Sudan. Constrained by lack of support from government and the international community, National Dialogue is at the point of death which is soon going to happen. As reported by  Alfred Taban, who heads the media sector in the national dialogue committee that the country’s security organs have been obstructing media coverage of the initiative. Alfred said…

Read More

South Sudan’s Civil War Puts 250,000 Children at ‘Imminent Risk of Death

Mired in a five-year civil war, the world’s youngest nation—South Sudan, which gained independence from Sudan in 2011—is slipping deeper into trouble, according to U.S., UN and African Union officials. The top official for the United Nations Children’s Fund, or UNICEF, told Observer that more than 250,000 children could starve to death by July if they don’t get the aid they need to survive. “The fighting shows no sign of abating and the humanitarian needs are massive: 2.4 million…

Read More