Students running from tear gas. (Global Information Network)
Charleston Chronicle

Unrest Deepens Across East Africa and Africa’s ‘Horn’

CHARLESTON CHRONICLE — Instability is growing in the East African nations of Sudan and South Sudan. […read more]


South Sudan Faces Possible Famine

  By Freddie Allen NNPA Washington Correspondent WASHINGTON (NNPA) – South Sudan, the world’s youngest country, is dangerously close to famine as a result of food insecurity, weak governance and armed conflict, according to Nancy Lindborg, assistant administrator for the Bureau for Democracy, Conflict and Read More

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A Civil War Looming in South Sudan

By Bill Fletcher, Jr. NNPA Columnist   The escalating crisis in the South Sudan, a country only constituted in 2011, has brought with it growing concerns that a nation-state formed with such hope may now be on the verge of civil war.  The crisis involves Read More