Africa

    • South Sudan's new vice president, James Wani Igga, speaks with Rebecca Nyandeng, widow of the late rebel leader and first vice president of South Sudan, John Garang.
    • Newly approved South Sudanese Vice President James Wani Igga speaks to reporters.
    • South Sudan rebel leader David Yau Yau in Jonglei state.
    • A camp for internally displaced persons (IDPs) from Abyei in Akong village in South Sudan. The IDPs want to return to Abyei to take part in a delayed referendum about the disputed area'
    • People from the Misseriya tribe of the Abyei oil region protest against the proposal of African Union (AU) mediator former South African president Thabko Mbeki for a referendum to decide whether the region belonged to Sudan or South Sudan, outside the Uni
    • A camp for internally displaced persons (IDPs) from Abyei in Akong village in South Sudan. The IDPs want to return to Abyei to take part in a delayed referendum about the disputed area'

    South Sudan News Briefs - New VP - Abyei Vote - Are Yau Yau Weapons Hiding Something?

    Published August 24, 2013


    You May Like

    South Sudan Sends First Ever Official Olympic Team to Rio

    VOA caught up with Santino Kenyi, 16, one of three athletes who will compete in this year's summer games in Brazil

    Arrest of Malawi's 'Hyena' Man Highlights Clash of Ritual, Health and Women's Rights

    Ritual practice of deflowering young girls is blamed for spreading deadly AIDS virus

    Immigrant Delegate Marvels at Democratic Process

    VOA finds things Americans take for granted are special to foreigners