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Safety and security of journalists is now a major constraint to media freedom in South Sudan, in most cases, journalists and media workers are harassed, intimidated, arbitrarily arrested and detained without trial. Some are killed by unknown persons. This Journalists and media observatory report... (more)
Juba Augusts 14th 2015.   Chief negotiators including Nhial Deng Nhial-SPLM-IG, Taban Deng-SPLM/A-IO and Deng Alor-FD have briefed the IGAD-Plus mediation on the progress and challenges of their discussions since 6th August 2015. They said the main sticky points   are... (more)
Juba, August 13th 2015, Intergovernmental Authority for Development (IGAD) has called the leaders of South Sudan warring parties for a face to face meeting in the Ethiopian Capital Addis Ababa. President Salva Kiir and the leader of SPLM-IO are expected to meet on Thursday prior the deadline set... (more)
The governments of Sudan and Uganda held talks in Entebbe on the IGAD peace process aimed at ending the civil war in South Sudan alongside the ongoing negotiation in the Ethiopian Capital Addis Ababa.    Mr. Edmund Yakani, Executive Director of CEPO says both Khartoum and Kampala... (more)