• More Than 900 Students Graduated at John Garang University

    More Than 900 Students Graduated at John Garang University

    BOR – Dr John Garang University has conducted its first graduation ceremony on Saturday under the theme, “Celebrating 13 years of our services and achievements of our students.” The university was founded in 2006, as┬áJohn Garang Institute of Science and Technology. The institute was elevated to university status in 2010. As of January 2014, the […]
  • President Sent Mediates to Disputed Island of Chuet Akuet

    President Sent Mediates to Disputed Island of Chuet Akuet

    President Salva Kiir has sent a team of government officials to the disputed fishing island of Cuet-Akuet to mediate between rival communities. The team headed by Deng Dau Deng the Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs and International cooperation includes the governor of Jonglei state and two ministers from Eastern Lakes state. Several months ago, some […]
  • JSWA Launched Peace and Community Cohesion Project in Jonglei

    JSWA Launched Peace and Community Cohesion Project in Jonglei

    BOR – Jonglei State Women Association (JSWA) in partnership with Norwegian Refugee council (NRC) have conducted one day project launching ceremony in Bor. The project launching brought different stakeholders, development partners, CSOs, local and state authorities together. JSWA chairlady Rachael Akuach, said the main objective of the project will strengthen community cohesion and women participation […]
  • Three People Killed and a Child Abducted in Panyang Village

    Three People Killed and a Child Abducted in Panyang Village

    Three killed and one abducted in Panyang village BOR – Authorities in Jonglei state said three people killed and a girl child have been abducted during an attack in Duk-Panyang on Monday. Speaking to Jonglei Website, Peter Chol Galuak the commissioner of Duk Padiet County accused criminals from Boma state of killing two women, a […]
  • New Sepeaker Elected in South Sudan

    New Sepeaker Elected in South Sudan

    BOR, South Sudan –South Sudan parliament has elected Obuch Ojwok Akuo as new speaker of South Sudan National Assembly weeks after former speaker resign from office. Early this month, former speaker Anthony Lino Makana was forced to resign after he was accused of corruption by fellow SPLM lawmakers. He denied the allegations but later resign […]