Category: Press Release

“Nimble and pro-active” peacekeeping response to be replicated in other crisis situations in South Sudan

  Aburoc, 21 June 2017 “Nimble and pro-active” peacekeeping response to be replicated in other crisis situations in South Sudan United Nations peacekeepers in South Sudan have been praised by the most senior UN official in the country for a “nimble and pro-active” response in support of humanitarians dealing with an emergency. David Shearer, the Head

UNESCO Juba Office Refurbished the Aweil Women Multi-Purpose Learning Centre (AWMLC)

As part of its ongoing support to the national and state level Directorates of Alternative Education Systems (AES) of the Ministry of General Education and Instruction (MoGEI), and as its contribution to the effort being exerted to improve the literacy situation in South Sudan, the UNESCO Juba Office has refurbished the Aweil Women Multi-Purpose Learning

The chairman and commander in chief of SPLM/A-IO Gen. Taban Deng Gai has promoted Brigadier Gen. Gatdit Jah Deng to the rank of Major General with the effect from 24th of may 2017.

This is per SPLA constitution and it’s military basic document.General Gadit jah was the former commissioner of Mayandit county in the former unity state. The general will be leaving for Southern Liech state where he is assigned to organize SPLA-IO forces and to register  Gojam in the three counties of Panyijiar,Mayandit and Leer.He is also

This morning around 6:30 hours, the SPLA-IO defensive position in Nasir town came under heavy fire by arms group under Riek  Machar.

This morning around 6:30 hours, the SPLA-IO defensive position in Nasir town came under heavy fire by arms group under Riek  Machar. The anti peace elements attack our military base in Nasir but our mighty SPLA-IO together with government forces  engage them in fight  and immediately they were repulsed around 11:00 AM .Rebel suffer alot,inflicted

FBI Legal Attaché Visits South Sudan

Following the attack by SPLA forces on the Terrain Hotel Compound on July 11, 2016, which included an assault on U.S. citizens, the U.S. government asked the government of the Republic of South Sudan to permit the FBI to assist in the investigation and the prosecution.  The Minister of Justice subsequently extended an invitation to

UNESCO and FAO Train Community Facilitators/ Teachers on Pastoralist Livelihood and Education Field Schools (PLEFS) Integrated Curriculum

  FAO and UNESCO in collaboration with the Ministry of Education Science and Technology, Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry and the Ministry of Animal Resources provided refresher training to 33 teachers/community facilitators and 3 partner staff on the Pastoralist Livelihood and Education Field Schools (PLEFS) Integrated Curriculum Approach from 12 May to 2nd June 2017,

The office of the Sudan people liberation army in Opposition,the SPLA-IO would like to infom the general public that today on the 11th of June 2017,around  7:00Am.Armed group under the influence of Machar launched offensive operations against SPLA-IO and government forces in Kuek.

The office of the Sudan people liberation army in Opposition,the SPLA-IO would like to infom the general public that today on the 11th of June 2017,around  7:00Am.Armed group under the influence of Machar launched offensive operations against SPLA-IO and government forces in Kuek.They pushed out our forces from Kuek this morning after heavy battle in

Vocational Training Centre at Juba Central Prison Celebrates Graduation of 143 New Trainees; Launches Instruction in Four New Trades

8 June 2017, JUBA – The National Prisons Service of South Sudan (NPSSS) celebrated the graduation of a new batch of 143 inmates trained in eight trades at the Vocational Training Centre in Juba Central Prison on Thursday. The four-month training programme includes theory and extensive practical sessions. Deputy Minister of Interior Hon. Riaw Gatliir