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  • South Sudan: CCCM Cluster South Sudan 1st Quarter, 2017 Fact Sheet 25 Apr 2017 03:05 Relief Web KEY FIGURES: Total people displaced in country 1,893,100 Cluster target population (IDPs and host) 630,618 Sites or site-like settings 23 FUNDING: Total funding required: 17.8 M Funded: 2% Gap: 98% NEED ANALYSIS Intense and renewed fighting between the …
  • South Sudan: “We vaccinated children in sandstorms.” Our life-saving emergency health unit 25 Apr 2017 03:05 Relief Web By Dr Nicholas Alusa, from our Emergency Health Unit Measles is a highly contagious, horrific disease. If left untreated it can lead to death. There’s no specific treatment. All we medics can do is isolate the sufferer, give them vitamin A, and hope for …
  • Education in South Sudan 'cannot wait,' says new report 25 Apr 2017 02:50 Christian Science Monitor April 24, 2017 —After decades of conflict left much of South Sudan illiterate, a new round of fighting has further compromised the young nation’s current education system. Since the South Sudanese Civil War began in December 2013, one in three schools …
  • South Sudan: Museveni - Peacemaker By Day An 25 Apr 2017 02:39 Black Star News Gen. Museveni, Uganda's ruler [Commentary: South Sudan]   Within days of the outbreak of the violence in mid-December, the Uganda People’s Defence Force (UPDF) deployed to South Sudan at the government’s invitation. The UPDF’s mission at the outset …
  • The Sentry’s Brad Brooks-Rubin to Testify in Congress on Sudan Sanctions 25 Apr 2017 02:19 South Sudan News Agency Brad Brooks-Rubin. Photo: jckonline.com House Foreign Affairs Subcommittee Hearing This Wednesday: The Sentry’s Brad Brooks-Rubin to Testify in Congress on Sudan Sanctions Washington, D.C., April 24, 2017 (SSNA) — Brad Brooks-Rubin, Policy Director at The …
  • Sudan accuses South Sudan president of meeting rebels 24 Apr 2017 21:39 Reuters Khartoum Sudan on Monday warned South Sudan to cease its support of rebel groups at war with Khartoum, accusing its president of meeting with rebels last week in a rare public statement from Khartoum's intelligence agency.Sudan regularly accuses its …
  • Sudan, Nigeria agree to join forces to fight terrorism 24 Apr 2017 20:33 Sudan Tribune April 24, 2017 (KHARTOUM) - Sudan’s Defence Minister Awad Ibn Ouf and his visiting Nigeria counterpart Mansur Mohammed Dan-Ali Monday have discussed issues of common concern between the two countries. Following the meeting, Ibn Ouf told reporters they …
  • S. Sudan security recommends dismissal of chief justice 24 Apr 2017 20:33 Sudan Tribune April 24, 2017 (JUBA) - South Sudanese security service officials have allegedly advised President Salva Kiir to remove and replace the country’s Chief Justice, Chan Reec Madut, warning that a delay to could result in the situation being exploited by …
  • Sudan's legislature endorses constitutional amendments on freedoms 24 Apr 2017 20:33 Sudan Tribune April 24, 2017 (KHARTOUM) - Sudan’s National Legislature on Monday passed by majority draft constitutional amendments on freedoms on the Third Reading stage but the final approval was delayed due to lack of quorum. The Sudanese Parliament building In …
  • South Sudan unveils strategic plan to protect oil fields 24 Apr 2017 20:33 Sudan Tribune April 24, 2017 (JUBA) - South Sudan government has unveiled a strategic plan to protect its oilfield in order to curb sabotage and allay fears of kidnapping by the armed opposition of foreign workers. Soldiers from the South Sudanese army (SPLA) guard an …