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  • South Sudan War Economy On Brink of Collapse, President Under Fire

    South Sudan War Economy On Brink of Collapse, President Under Fire
    South Sudan President Salva Kiir is under siege as the economy is on the brink of collapse while civil war rages. On the domestic front, he is facing defiance even from his own ministers and military personnel. Since the beginning of the year, President Kiir has sacked ministers, governors, top army and police officers. Internationally, [...]
  • United Nations Investigates Ghanaian Police Officers Over Sex Abuse In South Sudan

    United Nations Investigates Ghanaian Police Officers Over Sex Abuse In South Sudan
    The United Nations Mission in South Sudan (UNMISS) said Saturday it has recalled a unit of Ghanaian police officers from Wau and confined them to base after a preliminary investigation into allegations of sexual exploitation.   The UNMISS said an immediate decision was made to remove the 46-member Ghanaian Formed Police Unit (FPU) from their [...]
  • South Sudan is Pissed at the AU Over News of Sanctions

    South Sudan is venting its anger over African Union decision to hammer the country with sanctions. The country’s foreign ministry spokesperson, Mawien Makol, tagged the sanctions as detrimental to the peace process in the country. “When you talk of sanctions, it cannot bring peace to the country,” he said. He further explained that, “what we [...]