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  1. Mali striker Abdoulaye Diaby joins Sporting Lisbon from Belgian champions Club BruggeRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Goal.com

    ... n which he scored in March this year. Diaby is now expected to be called up for the 2019 Afcon qualifier trip to South Sudan on September 9.

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  2. Fixes: A New Deal for RefugeesRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The New York Times

    ... and a tiny fraction of the wealth. Yet it took in 1,800 refugees per day between mid-2016 and mid-2017 from South Sudan alone. And that's one of four neighbors whose people take refuge in Uganda. Bangladesh, already the world's most crowded major ...

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  3. South Sudan peace monitor steps downRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Daily Monitor

    The head of Igad's Joint Monitoring and Evaluation Commission for South Sudan, Mr Festus Mogae, has announced his resignation. Mr Mogae said Monday that he has submitted his resignation letter to the Intergovernmental Authority on Development chairman Ethiopian Prime Minister Ahmed Abiy.

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  4. Africa:How New Silk Road Will Cement China As Major Trading Partner for AfricaRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | AllAfrica.com

    ... it even further so that it eventually interconnects Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania, Rwanda, Burundi and, much later, South Sudan and Ethiopia. The new railway has already reduced transportation time between Kenya's two most important cities and, crucially ...

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  5. We shall improve Uganda's quality of exports - trade funderRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Daily Monitor

    ... growth without increased trade. Beyond that, Uganda is a land locked country, it links Kenya, Tanzania, Burundi, South Sudan and DRC. So, the trade link is important for not only Uganda but also the wider East African Community (EAC) region. Because ...

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  6. What the United States Got Wrong in South SudanRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Foreign Affairs

    ... of financial support to help the countries involved recover and rebuild. But when the main belligerents in South Sudan's five-year-long civil war signed a new peace agreement on August 5 in Khartoum, the international response was circumspect at ...

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  7. Africa:Tackling Problems of Fragile States in AfricaRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | AllAfrica.com

    ... In Sudan, the British favoured the Arab speaking north and its trading elite, while they ignored, completely, a South Sudan that had been deemed to be just a reservoir of resources (Woodward, 2003). The British administration limited itself to ...

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  8. Uganda:Logs for Sale - Inside the Murky TradeRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | AllAfrica.com

    ... a fortnight in Adjumani District investigating illicit logging. Adjumani is at the tip of West Nile and borders South Sudan. It is separated from Moyo District by the pale-blue waters of River Nile. From the lumberjacks inside the forests that ...

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  9. Magda Van Hoyweghen Celebrates More than 50 Years of Professional ExcellenceRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | 24-7 Press Release

    ... Previously, she held the position a general surgeon with Medical Mission Sisters in Tanzania from 1973 to 1977, South Sudan from 1977 to 1978, Ethiopia in 1978, and Sierra Leone in 1978. Dr. Van Hoyweghen began her career as a surgical resident in ...

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  10. Protesting lack of new contracts, Anchorage teachersa union hosts walk-insRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | APRN

    ... She's reported from around Alaska since 2007 and briefly worked as a community radio journalism trainer in rural South Sudan. ahillman (at) alaskapublic (dot) org

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  11. News by refugees, for refugees in KenyaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 16 | Columbia Journalism Review

    ... lost boys of Sudan, but has since grown to house 186,000 people. The majority have fled the ongoing civil war in South Sudan, but the camp now hosts people from over a dozen African countries. When Boru arrived at Kakuma, he first picked up a job as ...

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  12. Museveni lauds Col Engola, Amuka boys on LRA fightRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Daily Monitor

    ... the rebels; they wanted Uganda to be like Somalia, to be like [Democratic Republic of] Congo, to be like South Sudan. The result of a country being like that is what you see. We have got one million South Sudanese here (Uganda) in refugee camps," Mr ...

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  13. South Sudan Claims Civil War is Over but Skepticism AboundsRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Voice of America

    Two opposition soldiers talk together outside their base in the opposition-held town of Nyal in Unity state, in South Sudan, Aug. 15, 2018. South Sudan's government claims the shattering five-year civil war is finally over, but there is considerable skepticism.

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  14. CAF U17: Cubs beat Kenya but stay thirdRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | New Vision

    ... Oyo. Uganda remains third on the table in Group B iwth six points. Ethiopia leads the group with 9 points, while South Sudan is fourth with 3 points, Djibouti comes last without a point. They will play Djibouti in the last group fixture this ...

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  15. Skepticism abounds as South Sudan claims civil war is overRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Daily Star

    A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Daily Star on August 21, 2018, on page 8.

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  16. .com | WATCH: South Sudan claims civil war is over but scepticism aboundsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | News24

    South Sudan's government claims a shattering five-year civil war is finally over, but scepticism soars. It wasn't helped by the sight of President Salva Kiir refusing to shake the hand of rival Riek Machar after they signed a power-sharing deal this month, according to video footage seen by The Associated Press.

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  17. LuftbildarchaologieRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | MetaFilter

    ... drones. But low-cost methods with kites work just as well, and were pioneered in the 1910's by Henry Wellcome in South Sudan. He was working with O. G. S. Crawford , who went on to develop aerial archaeological methods after his time being involved ...

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  18. How Christian Churches Are Trying to Save South SudanRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The American Conservative

    The world's youngest country, South Sudan, has endured terrible growing pains since gaining its independence in 2011. Racked by war and famine, it has remained in a near-constant state of humanitarian crisis.

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  19. South Sudan:Army Chief Riak Defies UN Travel BanRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | AllAfrica.com

    ... must be more than symbolic messages and called on governments to respect their UN obligations with respect to South Sudan. US-based human rights advocate group, The Enough Project, warned that lack of implementation of Security Council sanctions by ...

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  20. South Sudan:Festus Mogae Steps Down From South Sudan Peace Watch TeamRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | AllAfrica.com

    Former Botswana President Festus Mogae, who has been chairing the regional peace watch team in South Sudan, the Joint Monitoring and Evaluation Commission , has announced he is stepping down as the leader of the group. In a statement on Monday, Mr Mogae said he is satisfied with the process of peace building so far and wanted to leave it in new hands, although he did promise to explain his decision in detail later.

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