South Sudan news

South Sudan Newspapers and news sources on South Sudan

Africa Press
Extensive news. Opposition news. Has full text of the President's speeches.

African Arguments - South Sudan
Commentary by  journalists, researchers and commentators.  From the Royal African Society UK , co-founded with The World Peace Foundation and International Africa Institute.

Al Jazeera - South Sudan - South Sudan
Subscription required. 

BBC News - South Sudan

Christian Times (Juba)
News, commentary on politics, development, etc. from a Christian viewpoint. Owned by The Christian Times, Ltd. A goal is to "foster peace and understanding among its readers". Web site of the bi-weekly print newspaper founded 2004 by Reverend John Chol Daau, a South Sudanese Anglican priest from the Diocese of Bor. (Website hosted in Kenya.) Based in Juba, South Sudan. Email address - thextiantimes at gmail dot com [KF]

Citizen (Juba)
Site closed. "The Citizen has the only newspaper printing press in the south...' Began publication in Khartoum in 2005. Began publication in Juba Jan. 2011.

Eye Radio
South Sudan radio station. Politics, health, social issues, entertainment, education, business, sports.

Horn of Africa News Agency
In cooperation with the United Nations Correspondents Association Vienna.

Hot in Juba
Current and older news.

Juba Monitor
Web site of the independent print newspaper. Current news, business, sports, agriculture, education, entertainment.

Juba Monitor - Facebook Page
"an independent newspaper based in South Sudan's capital, Juba."  Current news. Its editor, Ms. Anna Nimiriano was named on Fortune magazine's 2019 list of the world's 50th greatest leaders.

New Sudan Vision
In English and Arabic. Older Sudan (especially Southern Sudan) news (2019 and earlier) and news of the Sudanese diaspora. Opinion pieces, letters to the editor. Founded 2006 by Sudanese university & college students in Canada.

New York Times - Africa News
Africa news.

NewsBank - Access World News
Subscription only. Some universities subscribe. News from a week ago back to 1985. Includes selected reports from the BBC Monitoring Service (English translations of news), Agence France Presse, IPS, PANA, radio and/or TV stations.   [KF]

Nexis Uni
Subscription only; some universities subscribe. Full text articles from the BBC Summary of World Broadcasts, Agence France Presse, New York Times, Christian Science Monitor, Washington Post, Guardian (London), Africa News, Associated Press, TV transcripts, and many more sources.

News, politics, opinions, press releases. South Sudan musicians, South Sudan diaspora news Will publish opinions, press releases and news articles.  [KF]

Politics, economy, video. Jobs open in the South Sudan. Press freedom infomation such as an Interview by the President of the Union of Journalists of South Sudan and a May 5,, 2022 report on press freedom. Supported by the Shilluk a major Nilotic ethnic group of southern Sudan. [KF]

PBS News Hour - South Sudan
Many TV news reports on Sudan. Use the Search PBS box. 

The Radio Community
Independent "network of 6 community-based local language radio stations" Politics, health, education, business, gender, etc. Registered 2015. Based in Juba, South Sudan.

Radio Tamazuj
Daily news on politics, peace-building, justice, culture, economy, education, gender, and human rights.  Covers "South Sudan, the southern states of Sudan, and the borderlands between the two countries". Independent, non-government. Radio broadcasts in Arabic. Opinion pieces.   Radio is "the number one source of news in the country"  [KF]

Sawa Sawa Network
Independent news reports. Samuel Garang Akau is a Co-founder & Executive Director. Co-Founders: Ayuen Garang Ajok, Elizabeth Achu Jervase, Nyuol Lueth Tong. Based in Chapel Hill, North Carolina.

South Sudan Broadcasting Corporation - Facebook Page

South Sudan Liberty
Current news. Older news. Articles critical of the present South Sudan Government. The Editor is Dr.Gabriel Daniel, MD.

South Sudan Nation
Site has closed. The Internet Archive has archived the site. Current news. Has a Chronology (from 1822 + ) of South Sudan events. The Editor and Manager is Dr. Peter Wankomo, based in London, Ontario, Canada.

South Sudan News Agency
"online newspaper covers news, politics, editorials, current issues, education, health etc. Launched 2010. Based in Colorado Springs, Colorado, United States.

South Sudan News Now (SSNN)
Politics, press releases, sports, the diaspora, religion, opinion, etc. "run by South Sudanese journalists and professionals in and outside the country" Launched Dec. 2018.

Sudan Mirror
Site gone. Current Southern Sudan news.

Sudan Tribune
Current news, analysis, comment. Find news by region, press releases from human rights groups, NGOs, special topics (Human Rights, IGAD Peace Talks, Oil in Sudan, Press Freedom.) Based in Puteaux, France. [KF]

Talk of Juba (Juba)
Older news. Politics, crises, economics, culture, commentary. "formed by a group of enthusiastic South Sudanese youth in 2012"

United Nations. ReliefWeb - South Sudan
Has recent Sudan news. Maintained by the UN Dept. of Humanitarian Affairs.

United Nations. Relief Web. South Sudan Government
News on health, humanitarian issues. Relief Web is maintined by the United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA).

United States. Department of State. South Sudan News

Voice of America
Use the Search to find news on "South Sudan" Voice of America also has South Sudan in Focus.