23 Aug 2014

Connecting people- entrepreneur Wandu Steven (L) with some of his customers as he set internet onto their cellphones [photo Joseph Nashion]
Many South Sudanese today have embarked on internet usage, making it a new potential source of livelihood for those who provide the service of setting up internet on phones.
 
Director of Jonglei FM Malek Gutnyin Garweer [Jacob Achiek Jok]
Radio Jonglei, which transmits from Bor on 95.9 FM, has been robbed for the sixth time since its installation in 2010, during the Sudan general election. None of the criminals responsible have so far been caught.
Efisio Kon Uguak [Gurtong file photo taken in 2012]
Veteran Western Bahr El Ghazal (WBGS) politician, Efisio Kon Uguak, has announced his opposition to the creation of the new post of prime minister, a move which is being considered as a potential means of accommodating former VP and rebel leader Dr. Riek Machar.
The United Nations Mission in South Sudan (UNMISS) has alleged that, on the morning of Monday 18th August, Sudan Peoples Liberation Army (SPLA) troops celebrating Veterans Day fired live ammunition in the direction of the nearby Bentiu Protection of Civilians (POC) site, injuringa child.
Husband, Father,Teacher, Statesman, Liberator, Leader, Example- The Late Honourable Eliaba James Surur 1930-2014 [photo courtesy sudan tribune]
Hon. Eliaba James Surur was born in Mongalla in the present day Juba County on 21st November 1930 to the Pojulu family of Solomon Loboka Surur of Yondoru Sub-chieftainship.
Success! Graduated drivers pictured with traffic police officer Sgt. Luciano Gregory [photo by James Deng Dimo]
Fourteen ex-combatants have graduated as drivers/auto mechanics following an intensive three week course at Wau Vocational Training Centre (VTC) in Western Bahr el Ghazal state (WBGS).
Cause for concern-Baby Rose under observation by Mr Haimendahl and Mr Barigo at Magwi PHCU as her mother looks on. [photo by Peter Lokale]
A four-year-old girl called Rose is among those fighting for her life against cholera in Magwi County Primary Health Care Unit (PHCU) in South Sudan’s Eastern Equatoria state (EES). She is among those at the focus of South Sudan’s current fight to defeat the deadly disease.

 

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