This Week in South Sudan – Week 18

 Wednesday 3 May

  • President Salva Kiir plans to tour the country in an attempt to mobilise popular support for the national dialogue process.
  • South Sudan Judges and Justices declared a nationwide strike after negotiations with the government failed. The strikers demand better working conditions and the Chief Justice’s resignation.
  • Pulitzer Price: “Millions Are on the Brink of War-Driven Starvation in South Sudan”

Thursday 4 May

  • The executive director of the Unity Cultural and Development Center, a NGO in Wau, has been detained for two weeks by security officials without a provided reason.

Friday 5 May

Saturday 6 May

Sunday 7 May

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