JOHANNESBURG (21 Oct.) - South Sudan’s former first vice President and rebel leader Riek Machar says a political initiative is desperately needed to revive last August’s peace deal, saying the signed... full story
WHITE NILE (21 Oct.) - Four men have allegedly gang-raped a 13-year-old girl at Al Salam camp for South Sudanese refugees in Sudan’s White Nile State on Monday, several refugees said. full story
AWEIL (21 Oct.) - Youth from different counties and organizations in the states of Aweil have denied any knowledge of any youth having come out to threaten any citizen from other regions living or... full story
AL OBEID (21 Oct.) - Citizens in Al Obeid town in Sudan’s North Kordofan have complained about higher water bills resulting from increased tariffs announced by the state government. full story
WAU (21 Oct.) - A number of civilians were harassed and arbitrarily arrested by government security agents in South Sudan’s Wau State, a top state official said. full story
ABYEI (21 Oct.) - A man was killed and a woman was wounded in an attack on Aniet market in the contested area of Abyei between Sudan and South Sudan on Wednesday, a traditional leader said. full story
KHARTOUM (21 Oct.) - Four members of South Sudan’s National Legislative Assembly have announced their defection from Kiir government in Juba and joined the SPLM-IO faction led by former first vice... full story
AWEIL (21 Oct.) - Aweil state has raised taxes on households from 30 SSP to 210 SSP amid an economic crisis, a move that has been criticized for its outsized impact on citizens. full story
AWEIL (21 Oct.) - A law enforcement official from Awan Chan County in Gogrial State is calling on the community to stop “child abuses and child rights,” full story
JUBA (20 Oct.) - Governors of Aweil states from Northern Bahr el Ghazal region said no citizens from other regions or tribes in the country will be targeted as revenge to targeted ethnic killing. full story