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Refugees from South Sudan arrive in Elegu, northern Uganda

Two injured as ethnic violence erupts among South Sudanese refugees in Uganda

02/06/2017 | 7:36 am

Ethnic tension has erupted among the south Sudanese refugees in Lamwo settlement with four of the major tribes ganging against... Read more.

South Sudan's President Salva Kiir attends a one-day summit on oil on September 3, 2013 in Khartoum. Sudan and South Sudan averted a shutdown of economically vital oil flows and again pledged to implement economic and security pacts that have twice failed to take effect. AFP PHOTO / ASHRAF SHAZLY (Photo credit should read ASHRAF SHAZLY/AFP/Getty Images)

Kiir no longer the National Dialogue patron, official

02/06/2017 | 7:24 am

President Salva Kiir is no longer running the national dialogue. Dialogue co-chairman Angelo Beda said Thursday the president relinquished his... Read more.

South Sudanese worker holding a speck of gold

South Sudan to commence commercial gold mining this year

02/06/2017 | 7:11 am

The government has signed a contract with two foreign companies to start commercial gold production in Kapoeta and Jubek States... Read more.

Loang Rout has been named the Victorian Salvation Army’s Young Volunteer of the Year

South Sudanese refugee Loang Rout named Salvation Army volunteer of the year in Australia

02/06/2017 | 6:39 am

WHEN South Sudanese-born Loang Rout came to Australia in 2001, everything in his new life was a struggle — he... Read more.


Will Sudan, South Sudan end the conflict over Abyei?

02/06/2017 | 6:07 am

The similarities between the Palestinian-Israeli conflict, the Pakistani-Indian Kashmir crisis and the Sudan and South Sudan Abyei question are striking... Read more.

Finance Minister Stephen Dhieu Dau

Government to get $48 million loan from African Development Bank

31/05/2017 | 11:34 am

The government has signed the request for a loan of $48 million US dollar from the African Development Bank in... Read more.

Baroness Joyce Anelay

UK minister Baroness Anelay visits South Sudan

28/05/2017 | 8:30 am

The Minister’s visit highlighted important work to support survivors of sexual and gender-based violence happening in the country. On 21-24 May... Read more.

Kodok town's map

SPLA captures Kodok from Johnson Olony Agwelek forces

26/04/2017 | 10:38 am

SPLA captures Kodok town from Johnson Olony Agwelek forces. Kodok, the administrative headquarters of Fashoda state has been under rebel... Read more.

General Thomas Cirillo

Kenyan government freezes General Thomas Cirillo and sister bank accounts with $10M

21/02/2017 | 10:50 am

The South Sudanese government has traced its missing $10 million (Sh1.03 billion) to accounts at Ecobank, Kenya Commercial Bank and... Read more.

Thelweng Mathiang on left

Kiir sacks head of NilePet Machar Achiek

20/02/2017 | 6:43 pm

President Salva Kiir has sacked the Nile Petroleum Corporation (NilePet) Managing Director Machar Achiek on Monday. Machar was replaced with... Read more.