S Sudan News

S. Sudan to relocate victims of pollution

The South Sudan government plans to relocate thousands of people affected by the oil pollution in the former Unity State and other areas in the north.

The East African , Kenya Dec 11, 2018

UN says ‘all sides’ still recruiting fighters in S. Sudan

There has been a let-up in the fighting since a September peace deal, but commission chairperson Yasmin Sooka said the new recruitment “is on all sides” of South Sudan’s conflict.

Capital News , Kenya Dec 7, 2018

Rail to end Djibouti port congestion

DP World previously managed the Doraleh Container Terminal with a minority share, but the Dubai firm and the government of Djibouti disagreed, and the latter unexpectedly cancelled the contract.

The East African , Kenya Dec 6, 2018

Djibouti port to resume services to S. Sudan

The chief executive of Djibouti's Duraleh Multipurpose Port (DMP), Mr Wahib Daher Aden, said they would also provide services to Burundi and Rwanda.

The East African , Kenya Dec 5, 2018

More than 150 women, girls raped in S. Sudan: UN

More than 150 women and girls have come forward in the past 12 days to seek help in South Sudan after they were raped or suffered other forms of sexual violence, the heads of three UN agencies said Monday.

Daily Nation , Kenya Dec 3, 2018

Why Khartoum brokered peace deal in S. Sudan

As South Sudan begins to rebuild from scratch following a peace deal signed in September 2018 between the main rival factions, the region’s countries with economic interests in the world’s youngest nation remain edgy, even as Khartoum is confident...

Daily Nation , Kenya Dec 2, 2018

Man stranded in S. Sudan returns home

A-32-year old man whose photos went viral after he suffered mental disorder while in South Sudan has finally arrived home in Kivwe, Embu County.

Daily Nation , Kenya Nov 30, 2018

S. Sudan wants $1.5bn for post-war recovery

Humanitarian Affairs minister Hussein Mar Nyout told media in Juba that the return of peace and stability in the war-torn state could see heavy influx of the nearly 3 million South Sudan refugees back home.

The East African , Kenya Nov 22, 2018

Africa Cup of Nations qualifying results

Collated Africa Cup of Nations matchday 5 qualifying results on Sunday:

Punch , Nigeria Nov 18, 2018

Africa Cup of Nations qualifying results

Africa Cup of Nations matchday 5 qualifying results Saturday (all kick-off times GMT):

The Guardian , Nigeria Nov 17, 2018