Sudan’s Bashir in Court for Start of Corruption Trial

Sudan’s fomer president Omar al-Bashir appeared in court Monday to face corruption charges, four months after he was ousted by the military.

Bashir, who ruled Sudan for 30 years, is charged with illegally possessing foreign currency and receiving gifts in …

Sudan’s Bashir in Court for Start of Corruption Trial

Sudan’s fomer president Omar al-Bashir appeared in court Monday to face corruption charges, four months after he was ousted by the military.

Bashir, who ruled Sudan for 30 years, is charged with illegally possessing foreign currency and receiving gifts in …

South Sudan: Humanitarian Access Snapshot (July 2019)

Forty-four access incidents were reported during July. Of these 4 were significant, 29 were moderate and 11 were minor. Fourteen incidents were as a result of criminality, mostly targeting humanitarian organizations in Juba.

Six were perpetrated by State security forces. …

South Sudanese refugees secretly returning home: officials

(LAMWO) – Several South Sudanese refugees in Palabek settlement camp in Uganda’s northern district of Lamwo are reportedly sneaking back to their country illegally.

The LC 3 chairperson of Lokung East sub county, David Ocan Kasisi was quoted saying some …

UN human rights expert group begins seventh mission to South Sudan, Uganda, Kenya and Ethiopia

JUBA – Members of the UN Commission on Human Rights in South Sudan will begin their seventh field mission to South Sudan, Uganda, Kenya and Ethiopia today. The mission will take place from 19 to 29 August 2019.

The three …

Project Highlights: 2018 Emergency Livelihood Resilience Programme (ERLP) South Sudan

Objective:

To increase the resilience of livelihoods to threats and crises in Greater Equatoria.

Key partners:

Ministry of Agriculture and Food Security, two financial service providers, and 20 national and international Non-governmental Organizations (NGOs).

Beneficiaries reached:

96 200 households (577 …

Project Highlights: Strengthening household resilience to food insecurity in South Sudan

Objective:

To increase the resilience of livelihoods to threats and crises in Greater Equatoria.

Key partners:

Boma, Kapoeta and Torit state Ministries of Agriculture, Forestry, Animal Resources, Fisheries and Cooperative Development; Boma, Kapoeta and Torit state Ministries of Housing and …