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South Sudan court acquits six presidential aides

September 18, 2017 (JUBA) – The High Court in South Sudan Monday has acquitted six of the 16 people suspected of stealing millions of dollars in the Office of the President. The 16 individuals acquitted by the court in a decision taken without publicity, include four Kenyan nationals who were part of the presidential aides and business associates More...

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By talkofsudan On Monday, September 18th, 2017
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South Sudan army downplays rebel capability to disrupt oil production

September 18, 2017 (JUBA) – South Sudanese army on Monday downplayed capability of the armed opposition forces in unity region to regain strong foothold to disrupt oil production in the region Soldiers More...

By talkofsudan On Monday, September 18th, 2017
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Sudan completes preliminary surveys of nuclear power plant: minister

September 18, 2017 (KHARTOUM) – Sudan’s Minister of Water Resources, Irrigation and Electricity Muataz Musa said the preliminary surveys to determine the site of the first nuclear power plant had More...

By talkofsudan On Monday, September 18th, 2017
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UNAMID to complete phase one of withdrawal by end of September

September 18, 2017 (KHARTOUM) – The hybrid peacekeeping mission in Darfur (UNAMID) said seven more team sites will be closed by the end of the month as part of phase one of the Mission’s reconfiguration. Earlier More...

By talkofsudan On Monday, September 18th, 2017
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Calls for U.S to reconsider sanctions on S. Sudan intensify

September 17, 2017 (KAMPALA) – The leader of the International Youth for Africa (IYA), has called on the United States government to reconsider the recent sanctions it imposed on South Sudanese officials as a More...

By talkofsudan On Monday, September 18th, 2017
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Sudan's foreign minister to visit France soon

September 17, 2017 (KHARTOUM) – Sudanese Foreign Minister Ibrahim Ghandour will visit France soon for talks on relations between the two countries, announced the official news agency SUNA on Sunday after More...

By talkofsudan On Monday, September 18th, 2017
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Australia gives $20m grant to South Sudan, Somalia

September 17, 2017 (JUBA) – The Australian government has donated $20 million in humanitarian assistance in South Sudan and Somalia. A woman carries water through a UN camp for internally displaced people More...

By talkofsudan On Monday, September 18th, 2017
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Over 180,000 S. Sudan refugees arrived in Sudan in 2017: UN

September 17, 2017 (KHARTOUM) – About 182,000 South Sudanese refugees have arrived in Sudan in 2017, the United Nations Office for Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) said in a statement issued last More...

By talkofsudan On Sunday, September 17th, 2017
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One person killed by unknown gunmen in North Darfur

September 17, 2017 (EL-FASHER) – One person was killed and three others injured by unidentified gunmen in Jaber area, locality of Kutum, west of North Darfur state capital, El-Fasher, said a member of the More...

By talkofsudan On Sunday, September 17th, 2017
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Gunmen kill army intelligence officer in North Darfur

September 17, 2017 (EL-FASHER) – Unknown gunmen on Saturday killed the commander of the military intelligence unit of the Sudanese army’s 21st infantry brigade in the locality of Kabkabiya, North More...

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