Kiir appoints new Minister of Mining
President Salva Kiir on Wednesday evening issued a decree appointing Martin Obucha Gama as the new Minister of Mining. Little is known about the new...
Sudan: Burhan agrees to reinstate Hamdok as PM
A deal was reached between Sudan’s military and civilian leaders to reinstate Prime Minister Abdalla Hamdok, who was deposed in a coup last month,...
Mabior Garang undergoes successful gallbladder removal surgery
Former Minister of Irrigation and Water Resources Mabior Garang on Tuesday underwent a successful cholecystectomy at Nairobi Hospital in Kenya. He’s in a stable...
Police officers confirmed dead in Kampala blasts
Two people, both of them police officers, have been reported dead in the blast that went off at the entrance of the Central Police...
Nelson Kwaje handed one month jail term for taking picture of colleague in police cell and posted on Facebook
Activist Nelson Kwaje and chairman of #defyhatenow board has been sentenced to one month in jail or an SSP50,000 fine for taking a picture...
Blasts in Uganda capital kill two, injure “scores” – local media
Two blasts in the centre of Uganda's capital killed at least two people and set several cars on fire on Tuesday, local television reported. NTV...
Kiir revokes appointment of 35 MPs days before taking oath
Almost all the MPs whose appointments were revoked are from Kiir’s SPLM except for the 2 who are representing South Sudan Opposition Alliance.
Kiir reconstitutes the Council of States
The new Council of States will consist of 92 members representing various groups who are signatories to the R-ARCSS.
“President Kiir car is not tinted, why would yours have a tint?” says traffic police boss
Kon John has ordered the traffic police officers to confiscate and legally charge motorists driving tinted cars
More aid workers killed in Lakes State ambush
The incident marked the third killing of an aid worker in South Sudan in 2021