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

Despite earlier comments which highlighted a distrust between UN forces and state police, President Salva Kiir is now stressing the importance of cooperation. UN troops in South Sudan (Getty Images/A.G.Farran). South Sudanese President Salva Kiir is ...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 »

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. An Oxfam staffer helps a woman at UN House in Juba carry home some of the emergency supplies she has just received. Credit: Anita Kattakhuzy ...and more »

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

Refugees from South Sudan rest at a refugee camp in Sudan's White Nile state near the border with South Sudan on May 17, 2017.(Xinhua/Mohamed Babiker). JUBA, Oct. 7 (Xinhua) -- The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) said Friday that it ...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 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 »