October 2016


Morobo Citizens Slam Communications Network Blackout

By Radio Tamazuj: Citizens in South Sudan’s border town of Morobo in Central Equatoria region have protested a shutdown in telephone communications network, effectively affecting communication services in the area. Multiple residents and local officials…

Mural depicting Animal Farm by George Orwell

Time to Pack Our Rags and Swim As Refugees

In this article, originally published in his column in Juba Monitor in November 2014, Opoka Christopher challenges the Equatoria community to respond following the brutal murder of the former Mayor of Yei Municipality, Cecilia Oba….


SPLA-IO Rebels Claim Capture of Morobo Town

By Radio Tamazuj: South Sudanese rebels loyal to former vice president Riek Machar announced that they captured Morobo town in Yei River State on Thursday. Kiri Bennett, military spokesman of the SPLA-IO forces in Central…

Yei River

An Estimated 100,000 Civilians Trapped in Yei

By Catholic Radio Network: Refugee agency or UNHCR reports that the ongoing military operations in Yei have trapped an estimated 100,000 people with no means to escape. In a statement forwarded to CRN, UNHCR condemns…