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a Fair, Equal and Empowered Citizenry in

South Sudan

Riek Machar, Angelina Teny test Positive for Coronavirus

South Sudan's Vice President Riek Machar and his wife Angelina Teny, who serves as defence minister, have tested positive for the coronavirus, his office said on Monday. It said that "a number of his office...

Kiir sacks army chief Gabriel Jok

South Sudan’s President Salva Kiir Mayardit sacked his army chief on Monday without giving any reason. A presidential decree announced on national television said Chief of Defense Forces General Gabriel Jok Riak had been removed with...

Sudan defence minister dies of heart attack in South Sudan

Sudan's defence minister, General Gamal al-Din Omar, has died of a heart attack while on an official visit to neighbouring South Sudan, according to the Sudanese officials. Omar was in South Sudan's capital, Juba, taking...

South Sudan’s VP claims he was ‘wrongly’ accused by US treasury

South Sudan 's Vice President says he has been "wrongly" linked to violations of human rights cited by the US Department of Treasury to sanction him. In a statement on Thursday, Taban Deng Gai said...