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IGAD CLAIMS ‘BREAKTHROUGH’ IN S SUDAN TALKS

22 October 2014 – (radiotamazuj.org – 22 October) - The Inter-governmental Authority on Development (IGAD) claims that a ‘breakthrough’ was reached today in talks on the outstanding issues at peace negotiations among South Sudan’s warring parties.

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KENYA, ETHIOPIA, UGANDA LEADERS TO MEET KIIR WEDNESDAY

22 October 2014 – (radiotamazuj.org - 21 October) - The heads of state of Kenya, Ethiopia, and Uganda will meet with South Sudanese president Salva Kiir in Juba tomorrow (Wednesday, 22). The one day summit, to be attended by Uhuru Kenyatta of Kenya, Yoweri Museveni of Uganda, and Hailemariam Desalegn of Ethiopia, is meant to accelerate the South Sudan peace process, Kiir’s spokesperson Ateny Wek Ateny said Tuesday upon returning from Arusha, Tanzania.

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IGAD-LED SOUTH SUDAN PEACE TALKS DELAYED AGAIN

21 October 2014 – (radiotamazuj.org) - South Sudan’s formal peace process facilitated by the East African Inter-Governmental Authority on Development (IGAD) continues to be put on hold. After an adjournment for ‘consultations,’ the peace negotiations were initially scheduled to resume on 16 October 2014. That start date was pushed back until 20 October at the earliest, Radio Tamazuj reported last week.

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JUBA UNIVERSITY TO HOLD LECTURES ON PEACE IN SOUTH SUDAN

22 October 2014 – The  University  of  Juba  and  the  Rift  Valley  Institute are promoting the  fourth annual  series  of Juba  University  lectures under the theme “Negotiating  Peace  in  South  Sudan: Historical agreements  and  their lessons  for  the  future”. The lectures will be held at New Hall One, University of Juba from 6:00 to 8:00pm on the following dates:  22, 23 and 24 October 2014.

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CATHOLIC PRIESTS ARRIVE IN EMBATTLED UNITY STATE

20 October 2014 – (radiotamazuj.org - 19 October) - A group of church leaders have arrived in northern Unity State to visit war-displaced Christians at Yida and Bentiu refugee camps and elsewhere. Since late 2013 Unity State has seen some of South Sudan’s worst inter-factional fighting as well as racial killings targeting unarmed civilians.

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THE PROPOSED CENTRE FOR HUMAN AND SPIRITUAL FORMATION IN SOUTH SUDAN A COMMON VENTURE, SAYS CHURCH LEADER

21 October 2014 (CANAA - 20 October 2014) - A Centre for human, pastoral, and spiritual formation, peace building, and trauma healing is being initiated in South Sudan at Kit, near Rejaf, a few kilometers from Juba town. The Religious Superiors’ Association of South Sudan (RSASS) is spearheading the initiative in collaboration with the Catholic Bishops of South Sudan. Archbishop Paulino Lukudu Loro of Juba blessed the ground for the construction of the proposed Centre on Saturday, October 11, 2014.

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