6.48 million people facing acute food insecurity from May to July 2020 (IPC)
1.7 million acutely malnourished women and children (IPC)
2.2 million people assisted by WFP in March 2020
1.47 million internally displaced people (OCHA)
2.2 million … Read more
Following the United Nations Security Council’s decision to renew the arms embargo on South Sudan for another year, Amnesty International’s Director for East and Southern Africa, Deprose Muchena said:
“We welcome the renewal of the arms embargo as it is … Read more
South Sudan’s Vice President James Wani Igga has tested positive for the novel coronavirus.
Vice President Igga becomes the third vice president to publicly announce his test results following Wednesday’s announcement by Vice President Hussein Abdelbagi, who revealed he had … Read more
(JUBA) – The Security Council renewed for one year the arms embargo and targeted sanctions imposed on South Sudanese officials. Also, the meeting extended the panel of experts overseeing theses measures.
The resolution was adopted in a videoconference meeting held … Read more
(KHARTOUM) – Sudan’s foreign ministry summoned the Ethiopian ambassador on Saturday to protest over a border attack carried out by militiamen backed by its army, the ministry said.
On Thursday Ethiopian militias backed by the Ethiopian army clashed with the … Read more