Tuesday December 12, 2017

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FREDERICK MUTEBI: The region’s poli...

FREDERICK MUTEBI: The region’s political turmoil is a part of the Africa ri...

KAMPALA – Recently a friend from a neighbouring country, with whom I have been discussing public affairs in the region for some years, got in touch. He had heard about the brawls in the chamber of parliament in Uganda, as the two sides in the debate on whether to lift the age limit from the... FULL STORY »

ICRC President Peter Maurer: Humani...

ICRC President Peter Maurer: Humanitarian situation is rapidly deterioratin...

Speech by ICRC President Peter Maurer, High-Level Humanitarian Event on South Sudan, United Nations General Assembly, 72nd session. NEW YORK – The humanitarian situation in South Sudan today is rapidly deteriorating, spiralling further and further out of control. The numbers of people... FULL STORY »

International Community Should Put...

International Community Should Put More Emphasis on Ending South Sudan C...

MANYUON: Admittedly, since civil war broke out in December 2013 up to early 2017, the number of displaced persons is increasing on monthly basis. Three years on from the outbreak of conflict, nearly Seven point five (7.5) million people are in need of humanitarian assistance and protection across... FULL STORY »

Reporters killed. media houses clos...

Reporters killed. media houses closed down. South Sudan government decided ...

By Reporters without borders Reporters Without Borders (RSF) condemns the South Sudanese government’s announcement that it is refusing to issue or renew visas for 20 foreign journalists because their coverage is regarded as overly critical. The decision to ban the 20 journalists from... FULL STORY »

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DAVID GAKUNZI: No, Bwana Museveni, our house is not your house

LETTER: Dear President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni, I have just listened carefully to the speech you gave in Arusha during the recent EAC Heads of State Summit. The bit on Burundi startled... FULL STORY »

DR. RIANG ZUOR: Our Struggle for Democracy and Unity

I. Introduction Since the Nuer massacre in Juba in December 2013, the beginning of the current civil war, the African leaders and governments have been relentlessly shaping and leading the... FULL STORY »

J. NGUEN NYOL: Mistake Any Armed Opposition MUST not Do

SASKATOON – South Sudan has been at war by itself since 15 of December 2013. This internal strife sent the new country to a new low and finally to a failed state status by all... FULL STORY »

DR. DAVID LEFFLER: Simple Solution to Prevent Regional “Fires” Spreading to Le...

IOWA – An article published by Reuters reports that “former Lebanese army commander Michel Aoun was sworn in as the country’s elected president on Monday, and vowed to... FULL STORY »

CHEMICAL THANKER: SPLMIO and Dr MACHAR are conjoined twins you ca...

SYNOPSIS:  The recent rush of decision or indecision by President Kiir to lure and force the stranded IO Ministers in hotels to denounce their chairman is another attempt to derail the peace... FULL STORY »

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