Juba — The United States special envoy for Sudan and South Sudan is due to attend a two-day investment conference starting 4 December in the South Sudan capital, Juba. U.S. special envoy Donald Booth talks to reporters after a meeting with the Sudanese foreign minister Ali Karti (SUNA) Donald Booth, according to the U.S Department […]
Hope has won 5 million Kenya shillings and a 1 year recording contract with Sony Music In the results announced on Sunday night, Hope was closely followed by Kenya’s Team Amos and Josh. In third place was Uganda’s Daisy, with Tanzania’s Hisia taking the fourth place. Cabinet Secretary for the Ministry of Culture and Sports […]
December 7, 2013 (JUBA) – South Sudanese president Salva Kiir and the United Nations secretary-general, Ban Ki-Moon, on Friday discussed the new nation’s preparations for the next elections. UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon and President Salva Kiir speak to the media in Juba (File/AFP) The two leaders, a statement extended to Sudan Tribune said, met […]
The second round of tripartite negotiations concerning the Grand Renaissance Dam in Ethiopia began on Sunday in Khartoum. Representatives from Egypt, Sudan and Ethiopia met in the Sudanese capital to continue discussing the potential impacts that Ethiopia’s controversial dam will have upon the three countries’ access to the Nile’s water. Egypt has voiced concerns that […]
Sudan's second most powerful official -- who was the man who signed a 2005 peace deal ending the country's decades-long civil war -- has resigned, the African nation's president said Saturday, according to state media.
Khartoum, Sudan (PANA) - Peace negotiations between Sudan and South Sudan have been postponed to a later date as African Union chief mediators will be taking part in the funeral of late South African President, Nelson Mandela, a Sudanese negotiato...
KHARTOUM, Sudan (AP) Sudan's ruling party appointed Sunday one of President Omar al-Bashir's closest confidantes to be his new vice president as part of a leadership shakeup in the country, a top party leader said.The SUNA state...
Tuesday December 3, 2013 South Sudan 0 – 2 Ethiopia – Afraha Stadium, Nakuru The ‘Walya Antelopes’ from Ethiopia have convincingly beaten much improved South Sudanese national football team — ‘Bright Stars’ at the Afraha Stadium in Nakuru on Tuesday afternoon to seal the quarter-final slot in the GOtv CECAFA Senior Challenge Cup 2013. The result […]
Juba — The South Sudanese president Salva Kiir, in a bid attract foreign investors, on Wednesday affirmed his government’s commitment to build and strengthen bilateral relations with European countries. Kiir reportedly made this remarks shortly before leaving the country to attend the African security summit held in Paris, France. The president’s newly appointed press secretary, […]
Location: Sudan Job Ref Number: PNEW5016 Duration: Permanent A Gold Exploration Company, based in North East Africa, is looking for a Senior Geologist to join its team in country. The role will involve: technical input into the exploration programme; correllation of data; mentoring of junior expatriate geologists and training of local geologists. The role would […]
Juba — Government agents in South Sudan’s Northern Bahr el Ghazal have arrested officials opposed to holding a demonstration backing the state governor, Paul Malong Awan. It is alleged that civil servants, teachers, students and traditional were forced to attend the rally on Friday which comes days after calls for governor Awan to be removed […]
December 6, 2013 (JUBA) – Government agents in South Sudan’s Northern Bahr el Ghazal have arrested officials opposed to holding a demonstration backing the state governor, Paul Malong Awan. General Paul Malong Awan, Governor of South Sudan’s State of Northern Bahr el Ghazal (Source: paulmalongforgovernor.org) It is alleged that civil servants, teachers, students and traditional […]
December 4, 2013 (KHARTOUM) – The Sudanese president, Omer Hassan Al-Bashir, has said that his country’s approval for the construction of Ethiopia’s Grand Renaissance Dam was driven by economic not political reasons and asserted that Sudan would yield great economic benefits from the construction of the dam. Sudanese president Omer Al- Bashir and Ethiopian prime […]