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South Sudan: President Kiir seeks better working relationship with UN troops - Deutsche Welle

South Sudanese President Salva Kiir is calling on the country's security forces to work together with the United Nations (UN) Regional Protection Force in an attempt to secure lasting peace and stability in the young country. Kirr made the surprising ...and more »

Uganda to export power to neighbouring South Sudan - africanews

Uganda has pledged to supply power to two South Sudanese border towns as part of the East Africa Community agreement to help member states. Uganda's energy minister Simon D'janga said 400 kilo-volts of power will be supplied to the towns of Kaya and ...and more »

Sudan to open humanitarian corridor for aid to South Sudan - Sudan Tribune

October 5, 2017 (JUBA) - The Sudanese government has agreed to open humanitarian corridors to deliver food aid to South Sudan, the South Sudan Relief and Rehabilitation deputy commissioner said. JPEG - 72.6 kb; Part of an 18-truck WFP convoy crossing ...and more »

Uganda seals cross border electricity trade deal with S. Sudan - ESI Africa

In East Africa, Uganda has entered into a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with South Sudan, which will see Kampala extend electricity to South Sudan's border towns of Kaya and Nimule. Uganda's state minister for energy Simon D'janga, explained that ...and more »

South Sudan Needs Inclusive, Collective Peace Efforts - The Wire

With lengthy, arduous peace efforts failing, South Sudan is facing its gravest humanitarian crisis in years. South Sudan Needs Inclusive, Collective Peace Efforts. An Oxfam staffer helps a woman at UN House in Juba carry home some of the emergency ...and more »

ICRC to resume operations in S. Sudan's Equatoria region - Xinhua

JUBA, Oct. 7 (Xinhua) -- The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) said Friday that it will gradually resume operations in South Sudan's western Equatoria region, which were suspended following the killing of its staff last month. A South ...and more »

South Sudan president vows unconditional support to national dialogue - Sudan Tribune

October 6, 2017 (JUBA)- South Sudan President Salva Kiir on Friday pledged unconditional support to the national dialogue, saying it was the option the country could stop the war and resolve all the grievances. JPEG - 54.4 kb; Kiir addresses a news ...and more »

Uganda to export electricity to South Sudan - Medafrica Times

Uganda will soon supply power to South Sudanese border towns as part of the East Africa Community agreement to help member states, state-run news agency Sudan Tribune reports. According to Uganda's energy minister Simon D'janga, the 400 kilo-volts of ...and more »