United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Friday announced the appointment of Major General Mehari Zewde Gebremariam of Ethiopia as Force Commander of the United Nations Interim Security Force for Abyei (UNISFA).
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South Sudan will, starting at the end of February, hold its first regional conference on the country’s national dialogue, an official disclosed.
Candidates who sat last year’s primary leaving examinations in South Sudan’s Yei River State poorly performed due to poor quality of teachers who are not motivated, an official said.
Government allied militia forces continue to commit brutal sexual violence in South Sudan’s northern Unity region, the United Nations said in a new report on Friday.
South Sudan President Salva Kiir Thursday evening appointed a new chief of military intelligence through an executive order.
South Sudan is “a hijacked state” and its system of “violent kleptocracy” has seen leaders seize institutions, stoke violent conflict and commit mass atrocities, US-based advocacy group Enough Project said on Wednesday.
Three children were reunited with their parents in Torit State on Wednesday after being separated by the conflict in Yei River State.
Two cases of measles have been diagnosed in Malakal town in South Sedan’s Central Upper Nile State, health officials said.
Three of six traders traveling on the road linking South Sudan’s Tambura State to the Central African Republic were ambushed and killed on Wednesday, authorities confirmed.
A total of 35 access incidents were recorded in South Sudan in January, with nearly a quarter (23 per cent) involved violence against aid workers and assets, a UN agency said.
The South Sudan government has announced that all civil servants will lose a day's pay each month to fund the implementation of the revitalized peace agreement.
Media practitioners must diligently work towards a free, impartial and responsible media industry, which “focuses on truth and fosters peace” in South Sudan, the peace monitoring body said.
Inmates at Torit Prison who sat the 2018 South Sudan Certificate of Primary Education have emerged top, according to Torit State ministry of education results.
Wildlife authorities in Bor town of South Sudan’s Jonglei State on Wednesday arrested a woman in possession of bushmeat.
At least 119 children were released by an armed group in South Sudan on Tuesday, bringing the total number of those freed since the conflict began in the country to over 3,100, the United Nations Children Fund (UNICEF) said in a statement.
Education officials in South Sudan’s Aweil State say they are facing a high turnover of teachers employed by the state government further deteriorating the standard of education in the state.
At least two people were killed and a large number of cattle looted in two different attacks in Pading County of South Sudan’s Bieh State, an official said.
To mark World Radio Day on February 13, Radio Tamazuj asked South Sudanese citizens from diverse backgrounds about the role radio plays in their lives, especially in view of the country’s peace process and dialogue.