Tag archive for ‘Salva Kiir’
By admin On Thursday, November 10th, 2016

South Sudan crisis escalates , will this be Africa’s Syria?

Peace eludes the world’s newest nation By Pavithra Rao On the eve of the fifth anniversary of South Sudan’s independence on 9 July, sporadic gunfire rent the air in Juba, the capital city. What many assumed More...

By admin On Sunday, July 10th, 2016

#SouthSudan erupts again! Kenya’s President calls on Kiir to stop the war

President Uhuru Kenyatta has called on his South Sudan counterpart to restore calm even after renewed heavy fighting erupted again in Juba on Sunday as former rebels and government soldiers exchanged fire two days More...

By admin On Monday, August 17th, 2015

Salva Kiir and ‘Whats his name’ signs another peace ‘piece’ deal, hope it lasts

South Sudan’s government and rebels have signed a long-awaited peace agreement, hours before the expiration of a deadline threatening international sanctions. The agreement was signed on Sunday by Pagan Amum, More...

By admin On Sunday, February 1st, 2015

All talk but no peace in South Sudan

After 13 months of fighting and six failed ceasefires, diplomats are being forced to accept that any deal to end the war in South Sudan will, at best, result in a return to the status quo that precipitated the carnage More...

By admin On Wednesday, December 17th, 2014

UN: South Sudan war fuelled by personal ambitions

The UN secretary general says the “personal ambitions” of South Sudan’s leaders are jeopardising the nation’s future.Monday marked one year since fighting broke out in the capital, Juba, More...

By admin On Thursday, December 19th, 2013

Britain evacuates its Citizens from South Sudan

Britain is evacuating its citizens from South Sudan amid escalating violence in the young East African country. The Foreign Office says a plane is on the way to the South Sudanese capital, Juba, on Thursday following More...

By admin On Wednesday, December 18th, 2013

South Sudan President ready for dialogue

(Reuters) – South Sudan’s president said on Wednesday he was ready for dialogue with his former vice president Riek Machar, whom he has accused of orchestrating fighting that has killed up to 500 people More...