Skip to main content
NEW YORK - 27 Jun

Kiir, Machar meetings are needed to bolster peace: UNMISS chief

David Shearer, the head of the UN mission in South Sudan (UNMISS), said the lack of face-to-face meetings between President Salva Kiir and opposition leader Riek Machar remains a fundamental challenge to the peace process.


South Sudan peace 'frustratingly slow'– UN

The implementation of South Sudan’s peace deal is frustratingly slow and many benchmarks are still to be met, a senior UN official said.
KAJO-KEJI - 26 Jun

Officials, citizens frustrated by lack of aid despite assessments in Kajo-Keji

Authorities in South Sudan’s Kajo-Keji county of Yei River State say returnees are suffering due to lack of humanitarian aid despite several assessments conducted in the county.
JUBA - 26 Jun

Kiir orders probe into crude oil pre-sale deals

South Sudan’s President Salva Kiir has set up a committee to investigate mechanisms used in pre-sales of the country’s crude oil, barely two weeks after he sacked oil minister...

Humanitarian situation dire in greater Pochalla: Officials

Officials in South Sudan’s Boma State say the humanitarian situation is dire in greater Pochalla areas as locals lack food following low harvests in 2018.
TORIT - 26 Jun

Three men arrested for killing friend in Torit West County

Police have arrested three men for allegedly killing one of their friends in Torit West County of Torit state.

Latest Tweets