Tuesday, 24 January 2017

NATIONAL NEWS

President Salva Kiir signs peace agreement at last

President Salva Kiir signs peace agreement at last

President Salva Kiir signed the long awaited peace agreement in Juba on August 26 but told regional African leaders at...

New Nation Journalist, Peter Moi Shot Dead

PRESS RELEASE It is with shock and great sadness that we learned of the death of our journalist, Peter Moi....

Malakal is a war zone – Aguer

The army spokesman, Col. Philip Aguer, has said Malakal is now a war zone with both sides battling for control...

Athorbei reveals plan to bring down wage bill

Finance ministry David Deng Athorbei has revealed a plan to bring down the wage bill, which takes up more than...

INTERVIEW

‘Economy hit by conflict, oil price, imbalance of trade’

‘Economy hit by conflict, oil price, imbalance of trade’

Why has the dollar rate on the black market doubled in the last months? What is the reason behind the soaring commodity prices?  And what should be done to stop...

UN will not take over South Sudan – Ellen Margrethe

UN will not take over South Sudan – Ellen Margrethe

The guns should be silenced, rather yesterday than tomorrow. That is the desperate plea to the warring parties by UNMISS chief Ellen MargretheLoj. In an exclusive interview with The New...

Reforms in civil service needed to bring down wage bill – UNDP

Reforms in civil service needed to bring down wage bill – UNDP

UNDP country director Balazs Horvath has praised the Government for striking a reasonable balance in the new budget considering the structural constraints and limited resources available. However, he raises concerns...

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