Tag: South Sudan

Egypt, South Sudan agree to build dam

June 28, 2021

Egypt and South Sudan are contemplating the construction of a multipurpose Dam in South Sudan, Arab News reports. To this end, the two countries signed ... Read More

Sahara: South Sudan renews its supportive stand to Morocco’s territorial integrity

August 27, 2020

The new ambassador of South Sudan to Morocco Riek Puok Riek reaffirmed his country’s supportive stand to the Kingdom’s sovereignty over the Sahara and to ... Read More

Pope to visit South Sudan next year

November 12, 2019

Pope Francis has announced that he will be visiting South Sudan next year, where efforts are underway to salvage a peace deal. In 2017, Pope ... Read More

South Sudan gets $600 million from China to pay civil servants

September 17, 2019

The government of South Sudan has received around $600 million from the Chinese government to pay outstanding civil servants’ salaries. South Sudan News Agency, quoting ... Read More

South Sudan to form interim govt by Nov 12

September 12, 2019

South Sudan President Salva Kiir and rebel leader Riek Machar have agreed to form a transitional government by the middle of November, local media reported. ... Read More

UK to provide an extra £18 million aid to starving South Sudanese

August 15, 2019

Hundreds of thousands of people starving in South Sudan will receive lifesaving food and water, courtesy of the UK aid.   Minister for Africa, Andrew ... Read More

Oil & gas: South Sudan, Kenya seek to boost cooperation

August 9, 2019

South Sudan and Kenya seek to boost their cooperation in the oil sector.   To this end, South Sudan petroleum minister Daniel Awow Chuang, and ... Read More

Oil & gas: South Sudan looking for new investments

July 26, 2019

South Sudan’s minister of petroleum Awow Daniel Chuang on Thursday said the world’s youngest nation aims to attract international finance to help develop its oil ... Read More

South Sudan gets $600m boost from Sahara Energy

April 15, 2019

Sahara Energy Resources DMCC, a member of leading international energy and infrastructure conglomerate, Sahara Group, has approved a $600 million donation to support economic growth, ... Read More

South Sudan to boost oil production by 70,000 bpd by June

April 4, 2019

South Sudan is targeting an increase in crude oil production of 70,000 bpd by June 2019, the country’s Minister of Petroleum, Ezekiel Lol Gatkuoth said ... Read More