KHARTOUM (23 Aug.) - South Sudan’s former vice president and prominent opposition leader Riek Machar is currently in Khartoum for medical treatment, a spokesman for the Sudanese government announced... full story
YEI (24 Aug.) - A coalition of churches in Yei River County has launched an emergency humanitarian appeal after recent fighting in the area. full story
KHARTOUM (23 Aug.) - South Sudan's new First Vice President Taban Deng Gai and Sudanese officials discussed outstanding issues on Sunday as he began his two-day visit to Khartoum. full story
MANYO (23 Aug.) - Thousands of people in Manyo County in South Sudan’s Upper Nile State have fled to Renk County due to food shortages, a local official said. full story
JUBA (23 Aug.) - A group of SPLA-IO forces and allied local militias attacked government positions at Pajut area near Uror County in South Sudan’s Jonglei State on Friday morning, a spokesperson... full story
YEI (23 Aug.) - The Governor of Yei River State David Lokonga Moses has issued another decree over the weekend appointing thirteen new male county commissioners for the... full story
BENTIU (23 Aug.) -  About 10,000 SPLA-IO fighters have defected to President Kiir’s faction in Tur-Abiedh area in the north of South Sudan’s Unity State, a senior official said. full story
RABAK (23 Aug.) - Citizens of Gezira Aba in Sudan's White Nile state have called on the presidency to intervene to help stop pollution that they say is caused by Assalaia sugar factory. full story
WUNYIIK (23 Aug.) - Governor of Aweil East State Deng Deng Akuei together with his entire cabinet has donated money for helping wounded and sick soldiers at the Wunyiik Military Hospital. full story
JUBA (23 Aug.) - Health workers in Juba have managed to slow the spread of the disease cholera, which is spread through infected food and water sources. full story