Juba makes formal protest to Khartoum over Machar’s presence in Sudan

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September 29, 2016 (KHARTOUM) – South Sudan made a formal protest to Khartoum for hosting the former First Vice President Riek Machar, a diplomat said on Thursday.
South Sudanese Deputy Head of Mission to Khartoum Kau Nak Maper told Sudan Tribune on Thursday that the Embassy handed a protest letter to the foreign minister over the conditions of Machar’s hosting in Khartoum.
“The protest came on the background of the political activity carried out by Machar, and through which he declared (…)


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South Sudan Presidency slams Machar over violent approach

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September 29, 2016 (JUBA) – South Sudanese government under the leadership of President Salva Kiir has slammed the former First Vice President, Riek Machar, for declaring resumption of armed struggle against the “regime” as an alternative action to bring true peace to the country. President Kiir speaking through his spokesman, Ateny Wek Ateny, in a response statement on Thursday rejected the new position of the leader of the armed opposition faction of the SPLM-IO, saying there is no place (…)


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South Sudan army chief reconciles with rebel commander

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September 29, 2016 (JUBA) – General Dau Aturjong, a high ranking military officer who abandoned government at the height of the civil war in 2014 and joined rebellion, has returned to the South Sudanese army (SPLA).
Aturjong defected to the armed opposition movement led by South Sudan’s former vice-president, Riek Machar, but has now rejoined the army and also instructed his forces Aweil to follow him without conditions.
What prompted the ex-rebel commander to switch sides remain unclear, (…)


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AUPL: Vipers to Host High Flying KCCA in Top Table Clash

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KCCA FC make a short cross town trip to Nakivubo stadium to play fellow contenders Vipers SC who sit on the second place with six… (Read More)
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New Dutch Ambassador Henk Bakker Arrives in Uganda

The new Ambassador of Netherlands to Uganda H.E Henk Jan Bakker
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The new Dutch Ambassador to Uganda H.E Henk Jan Bakker has arrived in Uganda to commence work as head of Mission, according to the Netherlands… (Read More)
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UNRA PROBE: Chinese Contractors Transfer Billions for Land Compensation to China Bank Accounts

UNRA bosses and Chinese contractors appearing before the Parliament on Thursday (Photo: Nixon Segawa/ChimpReports)
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Members of Parliamentary Committee on Statutory Authorities and State Enterprises (COSASE) have Thursday grilled 5 Chinese road construction companies for falling short of compensating Ugandans… (Read More)
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AUPL: Sadolin, JMC Seek Safe Haven as They Clash in Derby

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The introduction of Kirinya Jinja SS FC in the topflight meant that fans from the lakeside town will now enjoy twelve derbies spread in the… (Read More)
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Kiggundu: Shs7bn too Little for Countrywide LC 1 Elections

EC officials appearing before Parliament on Thursday (Photo: Nixon Segawa/ChimpReports)
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The Public Service and Local Government Committee has Thursday advised the Electoral Commission (EC) to cut its budget by Sh20bn so as to hold the… (Read More)
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FBL: Maroons Squeeze Past Simba

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Fufa Big League Prisons ground, Luzira Maroons 1-0 Simba Prison’s side Maroons FC picked maximum points after getting a hard fought 1-0 win over Simba… (Read More)
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Uganda: Construction Inputs’ Prices Soar

Prices of inputs for the whole construction sector have gone up by 2.2 percent in the year ending August 2015
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The prices of inputs for the whole construction sector which includes material prices, wage rates and equipment hire rates have gone up by 2.2 percent… (Read More)
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