Cholera treatment centers have been established at Juba Hospital. The post Cholera outbreak kills 18 in South Sudan appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.
Executive Director UNICEF, Anthony Lake United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF), on Friday, said horrific details have emerged that the three weeks of violence in South Sudan left 129 children dead and displaced more people since the beginning of 2015.
The UNHCR registered close to 160,000 refugees in Sudan since fighting broke out in South Sudan in December 2013. The post 14,000 South Sudanese flee to Sudan – UNHCR appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.
Stephane Dujarric The UN High Commission for Refugees (UNHCR) has reported that some 14,000 South Sudanese, mainly women and children, fled into Sudan over the weekend, describing the situation as emergency within an emergency.
President Muhammadu Buhari chairs the meeting of the Peace and Security Council at the 25th AU Summit in Johannesburg on Saturday, 13 June 2015. President Muhammadu Buhari on Sunday urged African leaders to place the interests of their countries above narrow personal interests.
United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon United Nations Secretary-General, Ban Ki-Moon, has condemned the Government of South Sudan’s decision to expel the UN Deputy Special Representative of the Secretary-General in South Sudan, Toby Lanzer.
Lam Akol A South Sudanese opposition leader who has spoken out against both sides in the civil war said Friday he appeared to have been placed under house arrest.
Pope Francis has prayed for an end to the torment of Christians, commemorating the students murdered by Islamist militants at Garissa University in Kenya. Celebrating the third Easter of his pontificate, Pope Francis spoke from the central balcony in a drizzling St.
The U.N. Children’s Fund reports one of South Sudan’s armed groups, the Cobra Faction, released up to 250 child soldiers on Sunday.
South Sudan is set to join the ranks of African countries deploying the Mobile Money technology.
Mr. Obasanjo chairs the Africa Union’s commission of inquiry on South Sudan and has been a leading advocate of peace and security in Africa.
The proposal to extend Kiir and parliament’s terms of office would be presented to lawmakers on Tuesday. The post South Sudan to call off elections appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.
The match ended 0-2 in favour of Pillars FC. The post CAF Champions League: Kano Pillars wins first leg in Juba appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.
A report on Thursday from Ethiopia, said the South Sudanese President Salva Kiir has been rushed to hospital in Addis Ababa in the middle of peace talks to end the country’s 13-month civil conflict. A source from the East African bloc Intergovernmental Authority on Development, which has mediated in the
UNICEF said it was trying to reunify the children with their families. The post UN secures release of 3,000 child soldiers in South Sudan appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.
Half a million South-Sudaneses are taking refuge in neighbouring countries. The post UN agencies seek $810m to help South Sudan refugees appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.