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South Sudan’s Machar Sworn in As Vice President

“Dr Riek Machar and three other vice presidents of South Sudan took their oaths of office Saturday, on the deadline…

South Sudan and holdout rebels commit to truce this week

“South Sudan’s government and main rebel groups that had refused to sign a peace deal have inched closer to ending…

Pope Wants to Visit South Sudan in 2020

“Pope Francis has invited the faithful to pray for South Sudan – and says he wants to visit the country…

In Central African Republic, Rebels Fight On As Peace Deal Falters

“Less than nine months since rebel groups in Central African Republic signed a peace deal with the government, violence is…

South Sudan peace deal breaking up, church warns

” South Sudan’s Catholic church warned Thursday that a six-month-old deal to quell the country’s brutal war was falling apart…

Cameroon: Govt Cracks Down on Illegal Fuel Trade

” Cameroonian police officers, assisted by members of the country’s elite corps, seized hundreds of containers of fuel illegally transported…

Congo ex-rebels head home from Uganda

” Uganda’s government on Tuesday repatriated 70 Congolese ex-rebels and their families, who had volunteered to return home five years…

Rebel Incursion Exposes Chad’s Weaknesses

“An early February incursion by the Union of Resistance Forces (UFR) into Chad from Libya was halted by French air…

South Sudan wants $1.5bn for post-conflict recovery

“South Sudan government has said it requires $1.5 billion for a post-conflict recovery plan for 2019.” https://www.theeastafrican.co.ke/news/africa/South-Sudan-wants-post-conflict-recovery-aid/4552902-4864052-j73rhb/index.html You may also…

Uganda rebels fire on UN helicopter in eastern DR Congo

“Ugandan rebels on Thursday fired on a UN helicopter in an attack in the volatile east of DR Congo, though…

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