Share This: The SPLA has capture 3 bases from the SPLA- IO operating in Western Bahr- El- Ghazal. The three rebel bases of Bagari, Bazia and Brinji were captured following a military offensive on Saturday in the outskirts of Wau. In a telephone interview the SPLA spokesperson, Colonel Santo Domic stated that the operation had… Read More »
Share This: There have been 3 days of violent clashes in Wau between Dinka and Luo(Jur Chol) communities, which started in Nazareth and have since spread to Hai Kosti. At the heart of the current skirmish is a cattle-raiding incident that took place in late January. Cattle herders from Tonj state came under attack from… Read More »
Share This: YEI RIVER STATE: Tentative Calm Returns To Yei. #SouthSudan #SSudan The Governor of Yei River State, David Lonkonga Moses, says the state has enjoyed at least a fortnight of relative quiet because of measures his leadership has put in place. Measures taken in the area include arresting and punishing those members of the… Read More »
Share This: UPDATE: YEI RIVER STATE: Kangapo County Commissioner Kidnapped By IO-ITB. #SouthSudan #SSudan Julius Tabule, the Commissioner of Kangapo County, has been kidnapped by SPLA-IO ITB at Bori Payam. The Commissioner was on his way to attend a funeral service. The Governor David Lokonga Moses said that the authorities in Kajo Keji were… Read More »
Share This: W. LAKES STATE: Governor of W. Lakes Appoints Commissioners. #SouthSudan #SSudan The Governor of Western Lakes State yesterday issued a Gubernatorial Decree appointing new commissioners and administrators. The new commissioners are: 1. Rumbek County – Manyiel Riak Manyiel. 2. Malek County – Daniel Cithok Manguen. 3. Western Bahr El Naam County – Madit… Read More »
Share This: BY THE NATIONAL COURIER STAFF (RUMBEK, LS) – The speaker of the Lakes State Legislative Assembly, Baipath Majuech, has been sacked by the state’s caretaker governor last Thursday.
Share This: BY THE NATIONAL COURIER STAFF (WAU, WBG) – MPs in the Western Bahr El Ghazal State government have extended the term of state governor Rizik Zacharia Hassan for three more years.
Share This: BY THE NATIONAL COURIER STAFF (MABAN, UNS) – Upper Nile State has accused Sudan of bombing, Maban County, Upper Nile last Sunday.
Share This: By THE NATIONAL COURIER STAFF (KUAJOK, WS) – Warrap State Assembly has passed a bill to extend the tenure of governor Nyandeng Malek for another three years. The mandate of the state’s assembly will also be extended until 2018.
Share This: BY NATIONAL COURIER STAFF (BOR, JONGLEI) – More than 140 heads of cattle have been stolen yesterday in a cattle camp in Pariak, Bor leaving two people dead. The raiders killed the owners as they fought back to protect their animals. Bor county commissioner, Isaac Mamer Ruuk said the state government has met… Read More »