Tag: South Sudan

European Union sends millions to Uganda and South Sudan to fight Ebola while tourism remains safe
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European Union sends millions to Uganda and South Sudan to fight Ebola while tourism remains safe

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- June 13, 2019

Kenya, Uganda, South Sudan, and the Democratic Republic are on high alert and are dealing with a developing crisis. Uganda ... Read More

Court ruling: LGBTQ people are not born that way
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Court ruling: LGBTQ people are not born that way

editor editor- May 30, 2019

U.S. Travel advisories against Kenya should be increased. This is the demand by leaders of the LGBT Community to the ... Read More

Two federal wrongful death lawsuits filed against Boeing
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Two federal wrongful death lawsuits filed against Boeing

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 4, 2019

Two federal wrongful death lawsuits were filed on May 2 in Chicago, IL by the law firm Kreindler & Kreindler ... Read More

Sudan Tourism Industry: ATB President St. Ange wants Africa to stand by Sudan
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Sudan Tourism Industry: ATB President St. Ange wants Africa to stand by Sudan

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 23, 2019

People in Sudan are tasting freedom for the first time. It will be impossible to go back and tourism is ... Read More

Air Partner appoints Ed Warner as non-executive Chair
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Air Partner appoints Ed Warner as non-executive Chair

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 1, 2019

Ed Warner has been appointed as Non-Executive Chair of the Air Partners as of April 1, 2019. Ed will also chair ... Read More

Uganda officials bust major ivory and pangolin scales smuggling racket
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Uganda officials bust major ivory and pangolin scales smuggling racket

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 1, 2019

Uganda Revenue Authority (URA) has started reaping the results from the introduction of Non-intrusive Cargo Inspection (NII) scanning technology that ... Read More

Avoiding dangerous vacations 2018
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Avoiding dangerous vacations 2018

Hon. Thomas A. Dickerson Hon. Thomas A. Dickerson- September 19, 2018

This is the sixth year that we have posted dangerous vacations destination information collected from news articles and reported law ... Read More

Fly Dubai expands flights into Africa destinations
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Fly Dubai expands flights into Africa destinations

editor editor- April 22, 2013

(eTN) - The inaugural flight by Fly Dubai to Juba, South Sudan’s capital city, took place yesterday, bringing the airline’s ... Read More

South Sudan establishes independent Civil Aviation Authority
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South Sudan establishes independent Civil Aviation Authority

editor editor- March 1, 2013

(eTN) - South Sudan’s President Salva Kiir issued a decree earlier this week, establishing the country’s Civil Aviation Authority while ... Read More

South Sudan fails to get thumbs up for EAC membership
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South Sudan fails to get thumbs up for EAC membership

editor editor- November 28, 2012

(eTN) - “They are woefully unprepared to even reach applicant status at this time, and their budget woes have not ... Read More

Jetlink saga puts pressure on Kenya government to act on South Sudan
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Jetlink saga puts pressure on Kenya government to act on South Sudan

editor editor- November 20, 2012

(eTN) - The halt of operations by Jetlink, one of Kenya’s leading privately-owned airlines, has not only stunned Kenyans but ... Read More

Sudan and South Sudan on the road of cooperation and peace
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Sudan and South Sudan on the road of cooperation and peace

editor editor- September 29, 2012

WASHINGTON, D.C. - The following is being released by the Embassy of the Republic of the Sudan: Read More

Juba International Airport security upgrade to get EU funding
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Juba International Airport security upgrade to get EU funding

editor editor- June 23, 2012

(eTN) - Aviation security at the international airport in Juba, South Sudan’s capital city, has always been porous at best, ... Read More

Another near miss as chartered aircraft forced to return to Juba
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Another near miss as chartered aircraft forced to return to Juba

editor editor- June 2, 2012

(eTN) - Reports from Juba International Airport by a regular source from there have confirmed information obtained through other channels ... Read More

Yambia plane crash injures passengers and crew
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Yambia plane crash injures passengers and crew

editor editor- May 3, 2012

(eTN) - Several passengers and the pilot sustained injuries when an aircraft contracted by the UN World Food Program crashed ... Read More

UAE Captain helps to establish Juba Air in South Sudan
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UAE Captain helps to establish Juba Air in South Sudan

editor editor- March 13, 2012

DUBAI, UAE - An Abu Dhabi-based UAE national is helping to set up an airline, Juba Air, in the newly ... Read More

Southern Star halts operations
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Southern Star halts operations

editor editor- November 29, 2011

(eTN) - Only a few weeks ago information was confirmed that South Sudan’s first post-independence airline, Southern Star, commenced flight ... Read More

South Sudan joins ICAO
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South Sudan joins ICAO

editor editor- November 15, 2011

(eTN) - As the long march for the new Republic of South Sudan continues into independence, the young country has ... Read More

New airline for a new country
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New airline for a new country

editor editor- September 6, 2011

(eTN) - South Sudan’s latest privately-owned airline, Southern Star, took delivery last week of their first aircraft, a Dash 8 ... Read More

South Sudan to review travel visa protocol
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South Sudan to review travel visa protocol

editor editor- July 18, 2011

(eTN) - The former liaison offices of the South Sudan have been turned into full-fledged embassies only days after the ... Read More

Ethiopian Airlines named official independence carrier
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Ethiopian Airlines named official independence carrier

editor editor- July 16, 2011

(eTN) - The government of the Republic of South Sudan has recognized Ethiopian Airlines (ET) as the "Official Carrier for ... Read More

World Bank to finance Mombasa Airport and South Sudan road work
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World Bank to finance Mombasa Airport and South Sudan road work

editor editor- April 26, 2011

(eTN) - Information was received over the Easter weekend that the World Bank has reportedly agreed with the Kenya government ... Read More

Kenya Airways sees increased passenger volume with flights to Juba
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Kenya Airways sees increased passenger volume with flights to Juba

editor editor- March 4, 2011

NAIROBI, Kenya - With passenger numbers rising to 829,000, Kenya Airways has reported an 8.9% rise in passenger volume in ... Read More

Eastern African Standby Force to exercise in South Sudan
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Eastern African Standby Force to exercise in South Sudan

editor editor- February 11, 2011

(eTN) - Information was just received that the Eastern African Standby Force has agreed to hold an exercise later in ... Read More

New capital for new country?
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New capital for new country?

editor editor- February 10, 2011

(eTN) - Reliable sources in Juba, the present capital of the autonomous region of South Sudan, have given a stronger ... Read More

Destination news: South Sudan immigration officials get training
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Destination news: South Sudan immigration officials get training

editor editor- November 22, 2010

(eTN) - Juba-based immigration staff last week completed a two-week course and intense training workshop aimed at improved customer care ... Read More

Airport news: Egypt Air to start Juba flights
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Airport news: Egypt Air to start Juba flights

editor editor- August 2, 2010

(eTN) - News from Juba confirmed that Egypt Air, a member of the global Star Alliance, will commence flights between ... Read More

Independence is the main objective in South Sudan
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Independence is the main objective in South Sudan

editor editor- July 23, 2010

(eTN) - With less than 6 months to go towards the scheduled referendum, in which the Southern Sudanese population can ... Read More

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