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RAJA (24 Mar.) - The Governor of South Sudan’s Lol State, Rizig Zachariah Hassan, has issued an order removing the minister of education from his position and appointing a new official. full story
WHITE NILE (23 Mar.) - Authorities in Sudan’s White Nile State said between 250 to 300 South Sudanese refugees arrive in Al Salam locality every day since the beginning of this month. full story
WAU (23 Mar.) - The Governor of South Sudan’s Wau State, Andrea Mayar Acho, has issued a series of gubernatorial decrees removing and appointing new officials in his cabinet. full story
JUBA (23 Mar.) - A group of officials of the SPLM-IO faction allied to former First Vice President Riek Machar defected to South Sudan’s government and arrived in Juba today morning. full story
YIROL EAST (23 Mar.) - Three health organisations including the International Organization for Migration (IOM) have temporarily suspended their activities in Yirol East County following an attack that... full story
ABYEI (23 Mar.) - The new United Nations Interim Security Force for Abyei (UNISFA) head of mission and force commander, Major General Tesfay Gidey Hailemichael of Ethiopia arrived in Abyei on... full story
BOR (23 Mar.) - A boat carrying people and livestock was attacked on its way from Tanyier in Unity State to Jonglei State on Sunday, March 19. full story
ABASSIYA (23 Mar.) - At least two children were killed and five women injured in an attack carried out by gunmen in Abassiya Tegeli locality in Sudan’s South Kordofan State last week, local residents... full story
JUBA (23 Mar.) - South Sudan’s Minister of Petroleum, Ezekiel Lol Gatkuoth, has given oil companies until next April to either implement the exploration contracts or leave the oil sector in the... full story
JUBA (23 Mar.) - South Sudan’s Communist Party said Wednesday it will not participate in the national dialogue initiative called for by President Salva Kiir, citing worsening political and press... full story