The Pan African Humanitarian Summit held in Morocco bestowed merit award of excellence on South Sudan’s National Assembly Speaker Anthony Lino Makana.
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A five-day peace and reconciliation conference between rivaling communities fromTerekeka and Jubek states kicked in the capital Juba on Tuesday.
Authorities in Torit East County in Torit State say two gunmen opened fire into a group of people during a social gathering, leaving two people dead and two others injured in Oguruny village on Sunday.
Pregnant women, children and those who need blood transfusion services face bleak futures as Aweil hospital has run out of blood supplies.
A 35-year-old man who raped an eight-year-old girl has been jailed for 14 years by a court in Bor town in South Sudan’s Jonglei State.
Members of the Abyei Legislative Assembly returned from a recess of three months on Monday. They held a reopening celebration attended by the Chief Administrator Kuol Alor Kuol.
The UN humanitarian coordinator for South Sudan, Alain Noudéhou, and Deputy Minister of Finance, Goc Makuach Mayol, launched the UN Cooperation Framework (UNCF) 2019 to 2021 together at an event in Juba on Monday.
A team of investigators appointed by the government is currently in Bentiu to look into the recent reports of sexual attacks near Bentiu town.
South Sudan’s government has denied buying weapons from IDF Maj. Gen. (ret.) Israel Ziv throughout the country’s five-year conflict.
Local leaders of the Gak and Manuer sections in the counties of Malueeth and Aloor in South Sudan’s Greater Lakes region have agreed to end five years of inter-communal conflict that has killed dozens of people.
Military commanders allied to opposition leader Riek Machar on Thursday participated in peace celebrations organized by the government in Yambio town as a good gesture for reconciliation.
Idris Hassan, a leading Sudanese journalist, died in the capital Khartoum on Sunday morning, aged 81, Sudan’s Ashrooq TV reported.
Two women were killed and another was wounded when unidentified gunmen attacked a group of women while gathering wild fruits in the bush in Athooc North County of Jonglei State on Thursday, a local official said.
Traffic police authorities in South Sudan’s Aweil State have announced a special security plan for traffic to handle accidents during the Christmas holiday.
A major nonprofit humanitarian organization said South Sudan needs a peace process that will hold for people to rebuild their lives after the devastating civil war.
The United States said on Friday it has sanctioned three individuals over their roles in South Sudan's civil war, including a retired Israeli major general.
South Sudan’s Humanitarian Affairs minister Hussein Mar Nyuot has called on security forces to remove all illegal roadblocks and checkpoints across the country to allow safe passage of humanitarian convoys.
Health officials in South Sudan’s Torit State have urged the population to know their HIV/AIDs status by going to Voluntary Counseling and Testing centers to minimize the rate of new infections.