South Sudan News

Lobby sees revenue loopholes in treaties

“There should be a clear publication for citizens to know what is in these DTAs and also which companies are benefiting from these DTAs and how.” The concern comes at a time Kenya has 17 DTAs under consideration with countries such as Belgium, Jordan, Malaysia, Russia, Spain, South Sudan and Zimbabwe.

Daily Nation , Kenya Dec 18, 2018

Lobby sees revenue loopholes in treaties

“There should be a clear publication for citizens to know what is in these DTAs and also which companies are benefiting from these DTAs and how.” The concern comes at a time Kenya has 17 DTAs under consideration with countries such as Belgium, Jordan, Malaysia, Russia, Spain, South Sudan and Zimbabwe.

Business Daily Africa , Kenya Dec 18, 2018

South Sudanese living in fear of Ebola

By JOSEPH ODUHA South Sudanese residents of the areas bordering the DR Congo are living in fear of contracting the dreaded Ebola virus from refugees.

The East African , Kenya Dec 18, 2018

South Sudan artiste held over entering Uganda with rifle

A security source that preferred anonymity says the suspect was arrested with an SMG gun serial number 14067671 with 16 rounds of live ammunitions and two antelope caucuses By DAN MICHEAL KOMAKECH & DENIS OPOKA KITGUM - Authorities in South Sudan are negotiating with their Ugandan counterparts for the unconditional release of a South Sudanese musician who was last week arrested while hunting in Uganda.

Daily Monitor , Uganda Dec 18, 2018

Trump's Africa strategy should have cast China as a regional partner, not a global adversary

The troika was represented by Seyoum Mesfin, Ethiopia’s former and longest-serving foreign minister, an ambassador to China, and regional mediator in Sudan; Zhong Jianhua, formerly China’s Special Representative on African affairs and to the Sudan conflicts; and Donald Booth, a former US ambassador to Liberia, Zambia, Ethiopia and special envoy to Sudan/South Sudan.

News 24 , South Africa Dec 18, 2018

Uganda-Tanzania oil pipeline project in stalemate

It will not only benefit Uganda and Tanzania, but other countries in the region — Kenya, South Sudan, Rwanda, Burundi and the Democratic Republic of Congo.

The East African , Kenya Dec 18, 2018

Cut communication costs to ease business - EABC

One Network Area – an initiative that eliminated mobile telephone roaming charges for networks in Kenya, Uganda, Rwanda and South Sudan.

Daily Monitor , Uganda Dec 18, 2018

Trump’s Africa strategy should have cast China as a partner, not

The troika was represented by Seyoum Mesfin, Ethiopia’s former and longest-serving foreign minister, an ambassador to China, and regional mediator in Sudan; Zhong Jianhua, formerly China’s Special Representative on African affairs and to the Sudan conflicts; and Donald Booth, a former US ambassador to Liberia, Zambia, Ethiopia and special envoy to Sudan/South Sudan.

Business Daily Africa , Kenya Dec 18, 2018

Refugees accuse hosts of exploitation, abuse

Representatives of the South Sudan youth refugees have broken the silence about their ordeal in settlement camps, citing among other tribulations, sexual abuse by fellow refugees and host community.

Daily Monitor , Uganda Dec 18, 2018

Donors demand trial of refugee fraud suspects

Uganda has been receiving refugees from conflict-torn countries in the Great Lakes Region such as Democratic Republic of Congo, Burundi, Rwanda, Kenya, Somalia and South Sudan.

Daily Monitor , Uganda Dec 18, 2018