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ADDIS ABABA - 22 Jun

Government wants Machar to stay in exile

South Sudan's government said it wants the country’s opposition leader, Riek Machar, who is now in Ethiopia to be maintained in confinement in South Africa.

ADDIS ABABA - 21 Jun

Machar's group rejects imposition of peace agreement

South Sudan's main opposition on Thursday rejected any imposition of a peace agreement and said ample time is needed to achieve lasting peace in the country.
ADDIS ABABA - 21 Jun

Kiir, Machar hold ‘tough talks’ in Addis Ababa

President Salva Kiir and rebel leader Riek Machar held "tough talks" in Addis Ababa for the first time in almost two years.
KHARTOUM - 21 Jun

Sudan's Bashir to attend IGAD summit over South Sudan peace efforts

Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir will attend the summit of the Inter-Governmental Authority on Development (IGAD) in Ethiopia's capital Addis Ababa on Thursday, the Sudan News...
ADDIS ABABA - 20 Jun

Kiir, Machar meet in Addis Ababa after two years

South Sudan President Salva Kiir and opposition leader Riek Machar have met for the first time since fighting in July 2016.
ADDIS ABABA - 20 Jun

Kiir meets Ethiopia’s PM before his meeting with Machar

South Sudan’s president Salva Kiir met with Ethiopia’s Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed this evening before his meeting with opposition leader Riek Machar.