South Sudan President Salva Kiir and rebel chief Riek Machar -- whose falling out in 2013, two years after independence, sparked a conflict that has since...
The meeting will be the third face-to-face meeting between the two principals since they signed a new peace agreement in September 2018
Riek Machar's visit is expected to last two days, and comes as November deadline looms to form a power-sharing government.
The fighting has left 380,000 people dead and forced more than four million South Sudanese to flee their homes
Observers say that crucial steps envisioned in the deal such as establishing a unified army and discussing security control of the capital have yet to...
According to a contract between the government and the lobby group, Gainful Solutions, published online by the US Department of Justice, the $3.7 million...
Pope Francis was pictured kneeling down to kiss the feet of Kiir and Machar at the Pope’s Santa Marta residence in the Vatican
They were allies in the struggle for statehood, but their subsequent rivalry turned into war from December 2013
The President cautioned the leaders against the dangers of pushing sectarianism and forgetting development and economic transformation
Former first vice-president of South Sudan, Riek Machar has also arrived in the capital Juba after fleeing two years ago.
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