The first batch of 828,000 doses of the AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine arrived at Khartoum airport on Wednesday. Sudan’s Health Minister, Dr Omar Elnagieb, confirmed at a press conference that the vaccine will be distributed free of charge, giving priority to …Continue reading
A South Sudan Supreme Airlines plane crashed just after takeoff late Tuesday afternoon in South Sudan, killing all 10 people on board, according to media reports.
Initial reports indicate the plane carrying eight passengers and a two member crew, went …Continue reading
JUBA, A commercial plane crashed in South Sudan, killing all 10 people on board, according to the governor of Jonglei state.
Ten people including eight passengers and two pilots lost their lives after South Supreme Airlines flight HK-4274 bound for …Continue reading
JUBA) - A Thai medic accused of injecting 273 Thai troops on a peacekeeping mission in South Sudan with fake Covid-19 vaccines has been dismissed, a military official confirmed.
UNAMID peacekeepers from Thailand posted in Muhkjar (West Darfur) - Demotix …Continue reading
Sudan and Rwanda received their first shipments of COVID-19 vaccines Wednesday, according to the U.N.
Sudan received the initial 820,000 doses out of a total of 3,400,000 doses of AstraZeneca vaccine secured by COVAX, a global program to distribute vaccines …Continue reading
Gunmen attacked Gireida, South Darfur, on Monday and Tuesday, killing five people and wounding 26. Witnesses say that government forces did not protect the people when two neighbourhoods were torched.
A witness from Gireida told Radio Dabanga that 35 gunmen …Continue reading
Residents in Yei River County of Central Equatoria State say a lack of enforcement measures has contributed to the rising cases of Covid-19 in the county.
Last month, the National Taskforce on Covid-19 directed all security forces to enforce a …Continue reading
JUBA) - South Sudan’s health ministry said it could consider extending the partial lockdown it recently imposed in the wake of the rising positive cases of the coronavirus pandemic.
Speaking to reporters in Juba on Sunday, the incident manager for …Continue reading
A small plane crashed on Tuesday evening shortly after takeoff from Pieri airstrip in Uror County of Jonglei State, killing all 10 people on board, a local official said.
Pal Mai, a senior member of the Sudan People’s Liberation Movement-In-Opposition …Continue reading