Latest News for: South sudan capital

Edit

WFP secures 9 mln USD to boost food security in South Sudan

China.dot.org 17 Aug 2022
"The funding will support WFP's emergency programs with a special focus on vulnerable individuals or groups in crisis-affected areas, as well as refugees and internally displaced populations," the WFP said in a statement issued in Juba, the capital of South Sudan.
Edit

South Sudan: Journalist Released After Eight Days in Detention

All Africa 16 Aug 2022
Juba, South Sudan -- A female journalist who was arrested in South Sudan's capital earlier this month while covering a protest over high food prices has been released from detention ....
Edit

South Sudanese Journalist Released After 8 Days in Detention

Voa News 15 Aug 2022
A female journalist who was arrested in South Sudan's capital on August 7, 2022, while covering a protest over high food prices has been released from detention ... South Sudan is ranked 139th out of 180 countries on the World Press Freedom Index.
Edit

Chinese medics boost treatment of non-communicable diseases in South Sudan

Xinhua 13 Aug 2022
"My message to patients is that when you feel pain after the treatment, you need to return to Chinese doctors for treatment and you will see improvement," James told Xinhua in Juba, the capital of South Sudan during a recent interview ... Chinese medics boost treatment of non-communicable diseases in South Sudan.
Edit

China, South Sudan start implementation of key projects under FOCAC

People Daily 12 Aug 2022
... national conditions of South Sudan. Ma told journalists in Juba, the capital of South Sudan, that these development programs include the Chinese medical project that will soon see the arrival in September of the tenth batch of the Chinese medical team of 15 members to South Sudan.
Edit

South Sudan grapples with spiraling food prices due to Ukraine war

Anadolu Agency 11 Aug 2022
“One liter of fuel at the moment is currently selling at $1.4 in South Sudan but in Nairobi (Kenya’s capital) is $1.6 and in Kampala (Uganda’s capital) is $1.8; we’re selling at the lowest price of fuel in East Africa.”.
Edit

US Demands Release of VOA Journalist Detained in South Sudan

Beijing News 10 Aug 2022
embassy in South Sudan on Tuesday called on authorities in the central African country to free a journalist from prison. Diing Magot, a freelance journalist who contributes to Voice of America's South Sudan in Focus program, was arrested in the capital, Juba, on Sunday while covering protests over economic hardships.
Edit

3 killed in South Sudan road ambush

Xinhua 09 Aug 2022
... the attackers just opened fire on the vehicle and ran away," Justin told journalists in Juba, the capital of South Sudan ... The Juba-Nimule highway is the only lifeline that connects South Sudan to the neighboring Uganda and Kenya for the supply of goods to South Sudan's capital.
Edit

UN urges more high-profile rape trials in South Sudan

Business Ghana 09 Aug 2022
“This visit was meant to plan civil society activity and also be able to pass our message to the government that there should be a zero tolerance policy for sexual violence in South Sudan,” Prof Clapham told the BBC in the capital, Juba.
Edit

Modest turnout by voters in Kenya’s general election

The Irish Times 09 Aug 2022
Kenya – an East African country of roughly 55 million – is internationally praised as a stable democracy, unlike neighbours Somalia, Ethiopia, South Sudan, Uganda and Tanzania. Its capital, Nairobi, is home to regional hubs for international aid agencies, the United Nations, and ...
Edit

Chinese firm to offer technical skills training to South Sudan citizens

People Daily 06 Aug 2022
... by the South Sudanese government ... "We want to have a long-term relationship with South Sudan, so we not only consider the construction of an ATM, but we also consider the training to support its future maintenance and operations," Duan said in Juba, the capital of South Sudan.
Edit

When one feels pain, so does the other. When one's happy, the other smiles too. ...

The Daily Mail 06 Aug 2022
It starts in 1986 in Sudan with a birth that defies belief ... Fayza, now in her 60s, lived with her husband, Mohammed, in Kosti, a town on the White Nile, some 165 miles south of Sudan’s capital Khartoum ... and Arabic, the national language of Sudan, that no one else can make sense of.
Edit

South Sudanese leaders urged to prioritize security, economy in extended transition period

China.dot.org 05 Aug 2022
this new extension should be based on achieving key milestones such as security sector reforms," Kuol told Xinhua in Juba, the capital of South Sudan ... Opposition (SPLM-IO) under First Vice President Riek Machar, and South Sudan Opposition Movement Alliance (SSOMA).
Edit

South Sudan raises USD auction to 20 mln USD weekly to stabilize economy

Xinhua 04 Aug 2022
4 (Xinhua) -- South Sudan's central bank said Thursday it will inject 20 million U.S ... "The way forward as we speak is that we are going to increase the auction from the current 13 million dollars to 20 million dollars a week," Makur told journalists in Juba, the capital of South Sudan.
Edit

South Sudan extends transitional gov't by 2 years

Xinhua 04 Aug 2022
"We have decided to prepare the soil over the next 24 months to plant the seeds for the South Sudan election with a unified army, visionary constitutions, and firm understanding of our country upon which to build a government that can complete the war on poverty, ignorance, and hopelessness," Kiir said in Juba, the capital of South Sudan.

Most Viewed

File - Chinese President Xi Jinping inspects the People's Liberation Army soldiers at a camp in Hong Kong on June 30, 2017. Xi will visit Hong Kong this week to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the former British colony's 1997 return to China, a state news agency said Saturday, June 25, 2022.
AP / Vincent Yu, File
In this photo, Feb. 27, 2022, taken from video provided by the Ukrainian Presidential Press Office, Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy speaks to the nation in Kyiv, Ukraine. Russian state media is spreading false claims that Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy has fled Kyiv in what experts say is an effort to discourage Ukrainians and erode support for Ukraine around the globe.
AP / Ukrainian Presidential Press Office via AP, File
×