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

XinhuaICRC to resume operations in S. Sudan's Equatoria regionXinhuaRefugees 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 »

Red Cross demands access to wounded people in South Sudan town - Coastweek

Red Cross demands access to wounded people in South Sudan townCoastweekBy Julius Gale JUBA South Sudan (Xinhua) -- The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) on Thursday expressed concern about the fate of people wounded in the fighting around Waat, in South Sudan's Bieh state, and requested all sides to allow ...and more »

South Sudan: President Kiir Seeks Better Working Relationship With UN Troops - AllAfrica.com

AllAfrica.comSouth Sudan: President Kiir Seeks Better Working Relationship With UN TroopsAllAfrica.comDespite earlier comments which highlighted a distrust between UN forces and state police, President Salva Kiir is now stressing the importance of cooperation. South Sudanese President Salva Kiir is calling on the country's security forces to work ...and more »

South Sudan Needs Inclusive, Collective Peace Efforts - The Wire

The WireSouth Sudan Needs Inclusive, Collective Peace EffortsThe WireWith 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/Oxfam.and more »

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

South Sudan president vows unconditional support to national dialogueSudan TribuneOctober 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

Medafrica TimesUganda to export electricity to South SudanMedafrica TimesUganda 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 ...and more »

South Sudan Calls Forces To Cooperate With UN Troops - SRJ News

South Sudan Calls Forces To Cooperate With UN TroopsSRJ NewsSouth Sudan, the youngest country in the world, confirms state's forces will cooperate with the United Nations Regional Protection Force to establish peace and stability. President Salva Kiir said Friday to its forces not to fight with either the ...and more »

Uganda to export power to neighbouring South Sudan - TODAY.NG

TODAY.NGUganda to export power to neighbouring South SudanTODAY.NGUganda 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: Rebel Rebels Resist Rehabilitation - Strategy Page

Sudan: Rebel Rebels Resist RehabilitationStrategy PageOctober 6, 2017: In South Sudan the government and some of the rebels agreed to resume peace talks on October 13th. There is some urgency now because in July the major donor nations (U.S. and European) announced major cuts in financial aid and ...and more »

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

ESI AfricaUganda seals cross border electricity trade deal with S. SudanESI AfricaIn 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 ...and more »

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

Sudan to open humanitarian corridor for aid to South SudanSudan TribuneOctober 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 ...and more »

South Sudan vows radical reforms in security sector - Sudan Tribune

South Sudan vows radical reforms in security sectorSudan TribuneOctober 5, 2017 (JUBA) - The South Sudanese government on Thursday said it would now embark on radical reforms in the security sector, insisting that carrying out the necessary reforms would bring build public confidence in the institution. JPEG - 44.2 ...and more »

Sudan Agrees to Open Humanitarian Corridor toward South Sudan - Prensa Latina

Sudan Agrees to Open Humanitarian Corridor toward South SudanPrensa Latina05 de octubre de 2017, 17:24Juba, Oct 5 (Prensa Latina) Sudan agreed to open an humanitarian corridor to aid victims of hunger and war in South Sudan, said today Paul Dhel Gum, acting Chairman of the South Sudan Relief and Rehabilitation Commission.and more »