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Sudan denies paying compensation for terror victims from pensions fund
Sudan Tribune on MSN.com - 4/8/2020 12:00:00 AM
Lina Al-Sheikh, Minister of Social Development and Labour dismissed the accuracy of reports that the compensations for the victims of the USS Cole bombing will be paid by the social security and pensions funds.

South Sudan 51st of 54 African nations to report virus case
ABC - 4/5/2020 8:33:00 PM
Officials in South Sudan say the country has its first case of COVID-19, making it the 51st of Africa’s 54 countries to report the disease

South Sudan Opposition Alliance's Josephine Lagu abused of her position, says NMD
Sudan Tribune on MSN.com - 4/8/2020 12:00:00 AM
The National Democratic Movement (NDM) led Lam Akol has launched a frontal attack on the South Sudan Opposition Alliance (SSOA) chairman saying she abused her position during the nomination process and promoted division within the alliance.

South Sudan Becomes the 51st Country in Africa With COVID-19 as It Confirms Its First Case
Time - 4/5/2020 3:31:00 PM
Officials in South Sudan say the country has its first case of COVID-19, making it the 51st of Africa’s 54 countries to have the disease. First Vice President Riek Machar and the U.N. mission in South Sudan confirmed the case of a U.

South Sudan Records First COVID-19
Voice of America - 4/5/2020 6:09:00 PM
JUBA , SOUTH SUDAN - South Sudan confirmed its first COVID-19 case Sunday, a 29-year old woman who entered the country on Feb. 28 from the Netherlands via Addis Ababa. The U.N. Mission in South Sudan (UNMISS) said the individual is a U.N. staff member who has been in the country for nearly five weeks. Government and U.N. officials ...

Sudan Says Ousted President to Stand Trial for Crackdown, Coup
Bloomberg on MSN.com - 4/7/2020 4:21:10 PM
Bashir will stand trial on charges related to the 1989 coup that brought him to power as well as a crackdown on the protests that eventually led to his ouster, the General Attorney said.

South Sudan has 1st virus case, is 51st country in Africa
SFGate - 4/6/2020 12:10:00 AM
JUBA, South Sudan (AP) - announced its first case of COVID-19, making it the 51st of Africa's 54 countries to have the disease. A U.N. worker who arrived in the country from Netherlands on Feb. 28 is ill with the disease,

South Sudan confirms first case of coronavirus
YAHOO! - 4/6/2020 12:38:00 AM
South Sudan has confirmed its first case of COVID-19, its vice president said on Sunday, becoming the latest African nation to report a case of the disease caused by the new coronavirus. Riek Machar said a 29-year old patient arrived in the country from Ethiopia on February 28,

Sudan to Return Remains of Officers Executed by Bashir Regime
Voice of America - 4/8/2020 3:14:00 AM
They were intended to eliminate those who opposed Bashir and his Islamist government. Last week, the public prosecutor charged Bashir and a group of his aides with undermining Sudan’s constitutional order through the 1989 coup. That was welcome news to Khartoum resident Mohamed Bashir, the son of one of the officers executed.

Sexual violence against women and girls in South Sudan
ReliefWeb - 4/8/2020 3:55:00 AM
This Letter to the Editor is in reference to the article by Murphy M, Ellsberg M and Contreras-Urbina M, “Nowhere to go: disclosure and help-seeking behaviors for survivors of violence against women and girls in South Sudan,” published on 12 February 2020. The authors have to be lauded to study this important topic in South Sudan where data ...