Category Archives: Human Rights

South Sudan Villagers Relocated After Oil Leak

JUBA – More than 2,000 South Sudanese villagers reportedly have been relocated following an oil spill in a remote part of Northern Liech state.

Gatkouth Ruach says he and other villagers were moved to a different part of the state …

Germany Donates Millions to WFP for South Sudan Flooding

JUBA, SOUTH SUDAN – Germany has donated $10.9 million to the United Nations World Food Program (WFP) to provide food aid to communities hard hit by widespread flooding across South Sudan. A WFP official who just returned from Pibor said

WFP: Hundreds of Thousands of Haitians on the Verge of Famine

GENEVA, SWITZERLAND – The World Food Program warns Haiti is approaching famine like conditions, with more than 1 in 3 people in the country of 11 million in need of urgent assistance.

A food assessment in October finds 1 million

Eid-Mowlid celebrated nation wide

Asmara, The 1441 years of Eid-Mowlid Al-Nebi was colorfully celebrated across the country today, 9 November.

The observance at the Al-Khulafae Al-Rashidin Mosque here in the capital was attended by senior Government officials, religious leaders, members of the Diplomatic Community …

WFP: Floods in South Sudan Affecting Nearly 1 Million People

GENEVA – The World Food Program says nearly a million of South Sudan’s 11 million people have been affected by devastating floods and are in urgent need of life-saving assistance.

The government has declared a state of emergency in Bahr …

WFP: Floods in South Sudan Affecting Nearly 1 Million People

GENEVA – The World Food Program says nearly a million of South Sudan’s 11 million people have been affected by devastating floods and are in urgent need of life-saving assistance.

The government has declared a state of emergency in Bahr …