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Skye Wheeler

Skye Wheeler

    South Sudan opposition alleges poll fraud
    South Sudan opposition alleges poll fraud
    Opposition groups in south Sudan accused soldiers and officials on Wednesday of tampering with ballots and intimidating polling agents during...
    Armed tribesmen attack south Sudan villagers, soldiers
    Armed tribesmen attack south Sudan villagers, soldiers
    Tribesmen attacked a village in south Sudan on Sunday, overwhelming soldiers guarding the settlement and killing an unknown number, the army...
    Tribal killings stir dark memories in south Sudan
    Tribal killings stir dark memories in south Sudan
    Daruka Lueth knew it was no ordinary cattle-rustling raid the moment more than 800 armed tribesmen circled her south Sudanese village of Wernyol at...
    Hundreds killed in tribal violence in Sudan's south
    Hundreds killed in tribal violence in Sudan's south
    At least 177 people have been killed in weekend attacks on villages of the Lou Nuer tribe by armed men from the rival Murle ethnic group in south...
    SABMiller to be Sudan's first brewer in 25 years
    SABMiller to be Sudan's first brewer in 25 years
    SABMiller said it would launch a new lager in south Sudan, the first beer produced there since Islamic law shut down the region's last brewery 25...
    Welcome new attention to maternal care in Sudan
    Welcome new attention to maternal care in Sudan
    A vast pregnancy has swollen the tiny woman walking through South Sudan's shining new maternity ward clutching two pieces of paper stapled...
    Uganda troops told to leave South Sudan
    Uganda troops told to leave South Sudan
    The government of South Sudan ordered Ugandan troops hunting rebels of the Lord's Resistance Army (LRA) to leave its territory on Monday.
    Deadly oil town dispute festers in Sudan
    Deadly oil town dispute festers in Sudan
    A thatched roof propped up by sticks provides the only shelter from driving rain for Sudanese mother Akur Chol Akur and her three young sons,...
    Sudan says Uganda rebels kill troops, start 'war'
    Sudan says Uganda rebels kill troops, start 'war'
    Ugandan rebels have killed 23 people including 14 south Sudanese soldiers and "started war", a south Sudanese minister said on Saturday.
    Fighting the 'fiery serpent' in Sudan
    Fighting the 'fiery serpent' in Sudan
    Rheumy-eyed Chief Joseph Lokoi has lived through two civil wars in south Sudan, but the scars covering his body are not the relics of battle.
    South Sudanese accuse Khartoum of sending troops
    South Sudanese accuse Khartoum of sending troops
    South Sudanese officials accused the government on Tuesday of reinforcing troops in the disputed oil town of Abyei, raising tensions as United...
    Battling to take death out of birth in Africa
    Battling to take death out of birth in Africa
    Lying on a sagging mattress and wincing slightly, Anna Lado laughs at the idea that she should have been afraid of giving birth to her first child,...