South Sudan news

Al Jazeera - South Sudan Independence - South Sudan and Sudan News
Current news from Sudan Tribune and other sources.

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.

CNN South Sudan and Sudan News

HANA, Horn of Africa News Agency
Based in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

Juba Monitor
"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.

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. Selected Lexis-Nexis databases.

[Martell] Peter Martell - Notes from South Sudan
Martell is the correspondent for Agence France-Presse and the BBC in South Sudan. Reports from South Sudan (from July 2010 to date), great photographs, video, links to blogs and related sites. [KF]

New Sudan Vision
In English and Arabic. Current Sudan (especially Southern Sudan) news and news of the Sudanese diaspora. Opinion pieces, letters to the editor. Founded 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]

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

South Sudan Nation
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
News, politics, editorials, commentary. Launched 2010. Based in Colorado Springs, Colorado.

South Sudan Today (Juba)
Current news.

Southern Sudan Government
Official site. Has news, press releases.

Sudan Mirror
Site gone. Current Southern Sudan news.

Sudan News Agency, SUNA
In Arabic, English, French. Sudan government news agency. Government's news on politics and the economy.

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]

Sudan Vision (Khartoum)
Site for the "independent daily" newspaper. Based in Khartoum, Sudan.

Sudanese Online
In English and Arabic. Current news and news archives. Commentary / analysis. Large directory of Sudan sites.

Topix - Sudan News

Understanding Sudan - News Sources
Wide variety of news sources, descriptions of the various print newspapers. From the Center for African Studies, University of California, Berkeley, California.

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

Yahoo Africa News