The African Committee of Experts on the Rights and Welfare of the Child Advocacy Mission is expected to assess the situation of children affected by the conflict in South Sudan between August 3 and 9.
A grenade explosion at Anita Lodge on Tuesday afternoon left two people dead on the spot and three others injured in Yei Municipality.
Muslim leaders called on the national Islamic Council authorities in Juba to unite, resolve problems in a peaceful way and work hard for development in South Sudan.
Yei River County Commissioner in Central Equatoria attributed the ongoing political crisis and mess in the country to lack of active participation of youths.
Central Equatoria Conflict Mitigation and Prevention Director blamed elders for exceeding the retire age causing high unemployment of youths in the country.
About two hundred Muslims in Tonj South County of Warrap State on Monday celebrated Eid El Fitr in peace and unity at Tonj Freedom Square.
Thousands of Muslims in Western Bahr El Ghazal on Monday gathered at Molid Square in Wau to pray marking Eid El Fitr with a call for renewed spirit of unity in the country.
African Union or AU Commission Chairperson on Monday congratulated the Muslim community in Africa and the world on the occasion of Eid-Al-Fitr marking the end of the Holy month of Ramadan.
Communities in two villages on Murahatiha and Tirangore of Hiyala Payam in Torit County, Eastern Equatoria in a ceremony at Seger, agreed to end violence and live in harmony after reconciliation to forget the past and open a new page.
National Deputy Education Minister said Zimbabwe Primary and Secondary Education Minister agreed to deploy professionals to train teachers of national Secondary Schools, Teachers’ Institutes and Technical Centres in the country.