No fewer than 45 people were killed during an ethnic clash in the volatile nation of South Sudan, an official said on Tuesday. At least, 18 others were wounded when heavily armed men from the Atok Buk ethnic group attacked several villages of the Apuk Parek ethnic group in Tonj North County in northern Warrap […]
Weak rays of early morning sun seep through the smoke rising from smouldering piles of dried dung, keeping flies away from the precious cattle.
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The United Nations on Saturday called for a halt to fighting in South Sudan after the government launched a new offensive earlier this week.
Six aid workers have been killed in an ambush in South Sudan, the UN said Sunday, in another blow to humanitarian efforts a country suffering from war-induced famine. A humanitarian source told AFP the victims — three Kenyans and three South Sudanese working for a local aid group — were killed on Saturday as they […]
Six aid workers have been killed in an ambush in South Sudan, the UN said Sunday, in another blow to humanitarian efforts a country suffering from war-induced famine.
The United Nations has approved an emergency loan of $22 million (20.3 million euros) in a bid to prevent another famine in drought and crisis-hit Somalia, its food agency said Tuesday.
South Sudan government has urged regional states to consider rebel leader Riek Machar a terrorist following the kidnapping of two Indian aid workers in his Upper Nile stronghold.
A serious food crisis in the north of South Sudan is reaching critical levels, as a biting drought across much of east Africa serves up even more woes for the troubled country.
South Sudan’s leaders have been making millions of dollars from a conflict which has killed thousands
Leaders from the two opposing sides of South Sudan’s conflict have amassed millions of dollars in illegal wealth, even as their country struggles under a…