[southsudankob] Fwd: New blog from Insight on Conflict: The peacebuilding potential of folk culture in Bangladesh

2017-08-07 Thread Elisabeth Janaina
-- Forwarded message -- From: "Insight on Conflict" Date: 7 Aug 2017 23:28 Subject: New blog from Insight on Conflict: The peacebuilding potential of folk culture in Bangladesh To: Cc: G. M. Shoeb Ahmed discusses the

[southsudankob] Gov't not telling the truth about Malong's house arrest in Juba: wife

2017-08-07 Thread Elisabeth Janaina
Gov't not telling the truth about Malong's house arrest in Juba: wife File photo: General Paul Malong Awan Lucy Ayak, the wife of former army chief Gen. Paul Malong has criticized the South Sudanese government for saying her husband was not placed under house arrest in the capital Juba. Kiir’s

[southsudankob] Maiwut governor says preparing to go to Pagak as rebels driven from stronghold

2017-08-07 Thread Elisabeth Janaina
Maiwut governor says preparing to go to Pagak as rebels driven from stronghold The governor of South Sudan’s Maiwut state said this evening that he was preparing to go to Pagak as they finally drove rebels from their last stronghold after heavy fighting yesterday. “I am preparing now to go to

[southsudankob] Lawyer criticizes selection process of EALA members

2017-08-07 Thread Elisabeth Janaina
Lawyer criticizes selection process of EALA members Hellen Achayo | August 7, 2017 | 8:43 amInterior of the National Legislative Assembly The selection process of the members of the East African Legislative Assembly is wrong, a South Sudanese lawyer has said. On Thursday, the Transitional

[southsudankob] S. Sudanese official links ending war to restoring economy

2017-08-07 Thread Elisabeth Janaina
S. Sudanese official links ending war to restoring economy Article Comments (8) email Email print Print pdfSave separation increase decrease separation separation August 6, 2017 (JUBA) - A member of the Jieng (Dinka) Council of Elders (JCE) has called for an end to the ongoing conflict

[southsudankob] The SPLM govt. is a monopolist govt. but without control

2017-08-07 Thread Elisabeth Janaina
The SPLM govt. is a monopolist govt. but without control Aug. 06 More Views, Uncategorized no comments By: Daniel Juol Nhomngek, Kampala, Uganda. AUG/07/2017, SSN; While it doesn’t help to blame people when there’s a problem, the best thing to do is to fix the problem first and then to blame

[southsudankob] National Dialogue and SPLM Reunification are not the immediate solutions to the current South Sudan conflict.

2017-08-07 Thread Elisabeth Janaina
National Dialogue and SPLM Reunification are not the immediate solutions to the current South Sudan conflict. August 6, 2017 Nyamilepedia Leave a comment By Lt. General Wesley Welebe Samson, President Salva Kiir and Dr. Riek Machar giving speeches after the bodyguards fought and killed

[southsudankob] Hunger claims 18 lives in Wau state: official

2017-08-07 Thread Elisabeth Janaina
Hunger claims 18 lives in Wau state: official At least 18 people have died of hunger in Besselia County in South Sudan’s Wau State from July until August, a local official said. Besselia County Commissioner Francis Ibrahim told Radio Tamazuj yesterday that his county has been experiencing

[southsudankob] South Sudan claims capture of rebel stronghold town

2017-08-07 Thread Elisabeth Janaina
South Sudan claims capture of rebel stronghold town Article Comments (50) email Email print Print pdfSave separation increase decrease separation separation Sudan Peoples Liberation Army (SPLA) soldiers singing pro-war song (AFP file photo) August 6, 2017 (JUBA) - South Sudanese

[southsudankob] Keeping it real about South Sudan: Jieng ‘Luak’ Supremacy

2017-08-07 Thread Elisabeth Janaina
Keeping it real about South Sudan: Jieng ‘Luak’ Supremacy Jul. 27 National, Uncategorized 2 comments By: Justin Ambago Ramba, JUL/27/2017, SSN; For all practical purposes, the issues of war and Peace in South Sudan only came to take a foreign policy priority position when the USA

[southsudankob] How the young and restless could change Kenya’s political future By Peter Dörrie

2017-08-07 Thread Elisabeth Janaina
How the young and restless could change Kenya’s political future By Peter Dörrie August 4, 2017 0 Share: The headlines after 8 August will be about Kenyatta vs. Odinga. But the real contest for Kenya’s future is being waged at a more intimate and local level. MCA candidate Samantha Maina on the

[southsudankob] Deaths, defections and deceit: How Kenya’s fake news spreads By Allan Kamau

2017-08-07 Thread Elisabeth Janaina
Deaths, defections and deceit: How Kenya’s fake news spreads By Allan Kamau August 2, 2017 0 Share: Sometimes entire news websites are created with just a few false stories inserted between real content copied from mainstream outlets. An example of the fake news that has become pervasive ahead

[southsudankob] Government and opposition troops clash in Unity state

2017-08-07 Thread Elisabeth Janaina
Government and opposition troops clash in Unity state Government and opposition forces on Thursday clashed in Rubkona area in South Sudan’s Unity state, leading to several deaths and injuries. Northern Liech state security advisor Gordon Malou told Radio Tamazuj that two civilians and one

[southsudankob] 12 people living with HIV/AIDS die in Wau

2017-08-07 Thread Elisabeth Janaina
12 people living with HIV/AIDS die in Wau At least 12 people living with HIV/AIDS have died in South Sudan’s Wau state from May until July, a local official has said. Karmela Arkangelo, Head of the Sabreen Association of People Living with HIV/AIDS in Wau, told Radio Tamazuj on Friday that many

[southsudankob] S Sudan schools to participate in FEASSA Games

2017-08-07 Thread Elisabeth Janaina
S Sudan schools to participate in FEASSA Games Elsheikh Ajeing | August 7, 2017 | 2:53 pmFEASSSA games in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania, August 2014 | Photo | Elsheikh Chol The Federation of East African Secondary School Sport Association (FEASSSA) has released the fixtures of 16th edition of FEASSA

[southsudankob] Fwd: Kenya Decides: Revolutionaries, Dynasties and Dreams

2017-08-07 Thread Elisabeth Janaina
-- Forwarded message -- From: "African Arguments" Date: 7 Aug 2017 14:43 Subject: Kenya Decides: Revolutionaries, Dynasties and Dreams To: Cc: This week's highlights from African Arguments. View this email in your browser

[southsudankob] Breaking: Rebel stronghold falls to government troops

2017-08-07 Thread Elisabeth Janaina
Breaking: Rebel stronghold falls to government troops File photo: Rebel fighters hold up their rifles as they walk in front of a bushfire in a rebel-controlled territory in Upper Nile State in 2014. (REUTERS) South Sudanese government troops have entered the area of Pagak as rebels allied to

[southsudankob] Caught in South Sudan’s War: Dinka Juba govt abuses in Equatoria

2017-08-07 Thread Elisabeth Janaina
Caught in South Sudan’s War: Dinka Juba govt abuses in Equatoria Aug. 03 Featured, Uncategorized 1 comment BY: Audrey Wabwire, EastAfrica Press Officer, Human Rights Watch, AUG/03/2017, SSN; One hot Tuesday afternoon last January, about 10 South Sudanese government soldiers came to

[southsudankob] Over 50 Killed And 70 Wounded In Gok State

2017-08-07 Thread Elisabeth Janaina
Over 50 Killed And 70 Wounded In Gok State Over 50 people have been confirmed dead and more than 70 others wounded following intra-communal revenge attacks on Saturday against the Ayiel section in Cueibet County by armed youth from Waat, Kongor and Pagok. 07 August 2017 By Mabor Riak Magok

[southsudankob] How Kenya’s votes will be counted, and why transparency is so crucial

2017-08-07 Thread Elisabeth Janaina
How Kenya’s votes will be counted, and why transparency is so crucial By Aly Verjee August 4, 2017 0 Share: Errors are commonplace in vote counts. What matters is how politicians and election officials respond. With tensions high in Kenya, a transparent vote count will be key to avoiding

[southsudankob] South Sudan president says peace only option to end war

2017-08-07 Thread Elisabeth Janaina
South Sudan president says peace only option to end war Article Comments (4) email Email print Print pdfSave separation increase decrease separation separation August 6, 2017 (JUBA) - South Sudan president Salva Kiir said Sunday that there was no other way of ending the ongoing conflict