Amnesty International and Human Rights Watch called on South Sudan’s National Security Service to stop seizing and shutting down newspapers.
The United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization or FAO warned that food insecurity continues to deepen in South Sudan as funding for assistance decreases.
Africa High Court President on human rights appealed for peace in South Sudan.
Six people were reported dead due to cholera infection in Ikwoto County of Eastern Equatoria state.
United Nations Mission in South Sudan on Thursday reported four cases of murder in its protection sites.
The President of the Republic on Wednesday while addressing Martyrs’ Day 9th anniversary in Juba, pledged to restore peace in the country through the negotiations in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.
Yei River County Commissioner pledged his local government’s full support to programmes of youths and women from their meagre resources.
Central Equatoria State Member of Parliament representing Mugwo Payam in Yei River County urged the youths to have the spirit of nationalism, saying leaders ahead are not patriotic, but were messing up with tribalism and segregation.
Tonj South Local Artists chairperson in Warrap State on Wednesday condemned people claiming to be artists and only depending on other singers’ songs.
Lugi Health Centre Manager attributed increase of malaria among people to lack of mosquito nets and dirty environment.
Government delegation headed by Nhial Deng Nhial to the peace talks is leaving Juba today for Addis Ababa, Ethiopia to resume talks with the SPLM in opposition.