Juba News

South Sudanese living in fear of Ebola

A heavy price Mr Simbi's comments came even as the national Health ministry in Juba claimed to have deployed the Ebola testing kits along all border points with DR Congo.

The East African , Kenya Dec 18, 2018

South Sudan protests fresh US sanctions

Foreign ministry spokesman Mawien Makol told a news conference in Juba on Monday that the move by Washington was unjustifiable and a threat to the diplomatic relations between the two states.

The East African , Kenya Dec 17, 2018

Kalonzo: Why I decided to work with Uhuru

He later on November 13 accompanied Foreign Affairs CS Monica Juma to Juba to deliver Uhuru's congratulatory message to President Salva Kiir for implementing the South Sudan peace agreement.

The Star , Kenya Dec 16, 2018

I forced myself into government to remain relevant - Kalonzo

He later on November 13 accompanied Foreign Affairs CS Monica Juma to Juba to deliver Uhuru's congratulatory message to President Salva Kiir for implementing the South Sudan peace agreement.

The Star , Kenya Dec 16, 2018

Israel ex-general under US sanctions denies arming S. Sudan war

REUTERS/Tsafrir Abayov The U.S. Treasury on Friday slapped sanctions on Israel Ziv and three firms he controls, accusing him of using an agricultural consultancy as cover for weapons sales worth $150 million to the Juba government while also arming the opposition.

Reuters , Africa Dec 16, 2018

South Sudan starts planning for life beyond war, cautiously

I don't think we would have got here," the chief of the UN mission in South Sudan, David Shearer, told reporters in Juba on Tuesday.

News 24 , South Africa Dec 15, 2018

UN investigates systematic sexual violence across South Sudan

Juba, South Sudan | UN | Widespread and systematic sexual violence across South Sudan, just a few months after the country’s top two politicians signed a renewed commitment to peace, was at the top of the UN Commission on Human Rights in the country’s agenda on Friday, as members ended their first fact-finding mission.

The Independent , Uganda Dec 15, 2018

Trump's new Africa policy opens door for Chinese influence

The US says it sent about $3.76 million in aid to Juba between 2014 and 2018.

Daily Nation , Kenya Dec 15, 2018

Fears Ebola virus will spread from DRC Congo into other African nations

Teams of vaccinators are ready to conduct the vaccinations, starting in the capital, Juba, on December 19.

The Star , Kenya Dec 13, 2018

EBOLA: South Sudan follows Uganda’s example, vaccinates health teams

The ministry of health’s vaccination campaign, with cooperation from the WHO, will target healthcare and frontline workers in the high-risk states of Juba, Yei, Yambio and Nimule, the UN agency said in a statement.

The Independent , Uganda Dec 11, 2018