Category Archives: National News

SPORT: Suspended #SouthSudan FA Chairman Withdraws Resignation

By | 13th December 2016

Share This: SPORT: Suspended #SouthSudan FA Chairman Makes U-Turn, Withdraws Resignation. #SSudan The Chairman of South Sudan Football Association (SSFA) Chabur Goc has made a U-turn and withdrawn his resignation. Chabur was suspended by the board of the FA following an audit of SSFA accounts where he was found to have transferred over $400,000 to… Read More »

BILPAM: SPLA COGS Addressed Troops Friday Warning Against Civilian Abuses

By | 13th December 2016

Share This: BILPAM: SPLA COGS Addressed Troops Friday Warning Against Civilian Abuses #SouthSudan #SSudan The Chief of General Staff of the SPLA, General Paul Malong Awan said Friday during a military parade that 55 soldiers crossed to Aba in the DRC following defeat in Lasu by rebel forces. He said that South Sudan’s ambassador to… Read More »

JUBA: Cabinet Rejects 2016/2017 Budget Over High Uni Fees.

By | 12th December 2016

Share This: JUBA: Cabinet Rejects 2016/2017 Budget Over High Uni Fees. #SouthSudan #SSudan The cabinet threw out the National Budget for fiscal year 2016/ 2017 over public universities tuition fees. Government Spokesperson, Michael Makuei Lueth said while briefing journalists last Friday after a cabinet meeting. The cabinet then directed the concerned ministries of higher education… Read More »

NGOs: Norwegian Refugee Council Director Deported From #SouthSudan.

By | 11th December 2016

Share This: NGOs: Norwegian Refugee Council Director Deported From #SouthSudan. #SSudan The Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) has said in a statement that its director in South Sudan Victor Moses has been deported. The NRC said that he was detained for 24 hours before being deported to Nairobi unharmed. NRC did not divulge why Victor was… Read More »

J1: TGONU responds to US Threat of Sanctions and Arms Embargo

By | 8th December 2016

Share This: J1: TGONU responds to US Threat of Sanctions and Arms Embargo #SouthSudan #SSudan TGONU has expressed its disappointment to the threat of sanctions and arms embargo proposed by America. In the letter, the government states that the proposals seriously undermine the sovereignty and internal processes to consolidate peace in South Sudan. The government… Read More »