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    1. beyondbrics

      July 20, 2016

      To save South Sudan, put it on life support

      South Sudan marked its fifth anniversary as a state this month not with celebrations but with rival armed factions...

    2. July 14, 2016

      The tortured infancy of South Sudan

      South Sudan is in a “never-ending cycle of devastating violence that has wreaked havoc on its people”, Hervé Ladsous,...

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    1. FT Photo Diary

      July 14, 2016

      Juba evacuation

      Uganda military personnel are seen atop military and police trucks driving towards Juba, South Sudan, at Nimule border...

    2. July 13, 2016

      Warring party calls for more UN troops to end South Sudan violence

      International troops, preferably under the UN, are needed to restore peace and prevent a repeat of recent violence...

    3. July 13, 2016

      South Sudan, the world’s youngest failed nation

      Nowhere in Africa has there been a liberation movement that transitioned seamlessly out of the bush into government....

    4. July 11, 2016

      East Africans hold emergency talks on South Sudan violence

      East African foreign ministers and western diplomats held emergency talks in Nairobi on Monday to devise a strategy to...

    5. July 11, 2016

      South Sudan resumes fighting despite UN warnings

      Fighting between soldiers loyal to South Sudan’s president and vice-president resumed for a fifth day in the capital...

    6. July 10, 2016

      Heavy fighting in South Sudan sparks fears of return to civil war

      Fighting involving heavy weapons and helicopter gunships raged for more than seven hours near the main UN compound in...

    7. June 20, 2016

      SABMiller boss’s pay cut, but £55m awaits

      SABMiller’s chief executive took a £1.2m cut in total pay last year but will shortly be in line receive a payout of...

    8. Fast FT

      June 20, 2016

      SABMiller chief's pay falls 17%

      Alan Clark, the chief executive of SABMiller, has shouldered a near 17 per cent drop in his pay packet for the year to...

    9. Fast FT

      May 18, 2016

      ABInBev deal costs take fizz out of SAB's profits

      Full year pre-tax profits at SABMiller have fallen 16 per cent after the brewer booked a large number of exceptional...

    10. April 26, 2016

      Rebel leader Riek Machar returns to South Sudan capital

      South Sudan’s rebel leader returned to the capital for the first time in two years on Tuesday in what was seen as a...

    11. April 20, 2016

      Machar’s aborted return sets back peace plans in South Sudan

      When staff at the airport in Juba, the capital of South Sudan, rolled out the red carpet to welcome Riek Machar on...

    12. beyondbrics

      April 8, 2016

      We need more and better coordinated action to stem the roots of terror and forced migration

      From the horrifying scenes in Ivory Coast, Mali and Brussels to the tragic refugee crisis in Lebanon and on Europe’s...

    13. March 11, 2016

      UN decries child killings and mass rape in South Sudan

      Children were burnt alive and fighters allowed to rape women in lieu of wages as part of a government “scorched earth...

    14. FT Photo Diary

      February 4, 2016

      Sudanese welcome

      A child climbs through a fence inside the former compound of the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) in the...

    15. Fast FT

      January 15, 2016

      FX stress pushes SABMiller out of South Sudan brewery

      SABMiller has been forced to call time on its brewery in south Sudan, after its business in the African nation – like...

    16. beyondbrics

      December 10, 2015

      The EU’s Africa Trust Fund must the beginning, not the end, of global investment to tackle migration

      This week, the EU and World Bank met to discuss development financing as a means of tackling some of the root causes of...

    17. December 3, 2015

      How South Sudan’s wealthy park their assets outside the country

      The most conspicuous feature of South Sudan’s elite is its absence. The newest country in the world is in dire need of...

    18. October 14, 2015

      Africa buzzing as next frontier for coffee drinkers

      Africa is enjoying a caffeine kick. Several countries on the continent, which gave birth to the bean now grown from...

    19. October 5, 2015

      Da Vinci Lodge, South Sudan

      Where South of Juba, by the A43 WiFi No Plug sockets No Espresso $5 Open 8am-11pm Privacy 3/5 South Sudan’s Da Vinci...

    20. October 5, 2015

      South Sudan’s hard currency shortage

      There can be no surer sign of an economy in meltdown than the absence of that most ubiquitous of products, Coca-Cola....

    21. beyondbrics

      September 7, 2015

      Coffee: a pillar of peace in South Sudan and Africa

      Four years after independence there is very little to celebrate in South Sudan. Border and land disputes continue to...

    22. April 23, 2015

      The Good Lie — film review

      The Good Lie follows child refugees from South Sudan clutching their Bible like a talisman and walking more than 785...

    23. FT Photo Diary

      February 27, 2015

      Sudan's displaced

      Internally displaced persons (IDPs) queue to register at the UN Mission in South Sudan site in Bentiu, Unity State on...

    24. January 29, 2015

      FT readers help raise £1.9m for International Rescue Committee

      Financial Times readers have helped raise £1.9m for the International Rescue Committee, its Seasonal Appeal partner...

    25. beyondbrics

      January 14, 2015

      War in South Sudan threatens economic devastation

      As South Sudan’s war drags into the beginning of its second year, campaigners are warning of the economic risks of a...

    26. January 12, 2015

      Crown Hotel, Juba

      Where Juba, South Sudan WiFi Yes Plug sockets Yes Price of an espresso $2.60 Open Mon-Sun 6.30am - midnight Privacy...

    27. FT Alphaville

      December 22, 2014

      FirstFT (the new 6am cut)

      Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates blamed non-Opec countries for the oil rout and reiterated that they will not...

    28. December 21, 2014

      War-torn South Sudan under economic attack from fall in oil price

      War-torn South Sudan is receiving what traders say is arguably the lowest oil price in the world, $20-$25 a barrel,...

    29. beyondbrics

      December 17, 2014

      South Sudan: action needed to avert "catastrophe"

      As if South Sudan hasn’t enough to contend with, now it has the reprove of the usually buttoned-up IMF. Following a...

    30. The World

      December 16, 2014

      Reporting Back: South Sudan

      In our Reporting Back series, we ask FT foreign correspondents to tell us about a recent trip. Katrina Manson, the...

    31. December 14, 2014

      South Sudan braces for more conflict as leaders fail to agree peace

      Chinese construction workers are welding the final floor of the Juba’s tallest building — a $22m project with a rooftop...

    32. December 11, 2014

      South Sudan’s displaced people

      Nomi Ayour Malek had travelled to South Sudan’s capital, Juba, to buy clothes as Christmas presents for her children...

    33. beyondbrics

      October 27, 2014

      Poverty in the Horn of Africa: donors step in

      What links a middle-income powerhouse growing at 5 per cent a year with a failed state limping in with a $2.6bn economy...

    34. October 5, 2014

      Inequalities mar Africa’s rise

      From Senegal to Kenya and from Morocco to Mozambique, Africa is enjoying an era of economic promise that has survived...

    35. FT Photo Diary

      September 26, 2014

      Turkana smiles

      Goran Tomasevic/Reuters A Turkana boy stands inside a hut in Napak village in northwestern Kenya inside the Turkana...

    36. September 16, 2014

      South Sudan orders foreign workers to leave

      South Sudan has issued an unprecedented directive giving all foreign workers a month to leave their jobs to protect...

    37. August 27, 2014

      Nespresso smells opportunity in helping small coffee growers

      The chief executive of Nespresso has high hopes for coffee from South Sudan, part of the area in east Africa from where...

    38. July 10, 2014

      Calls grow for sanctions against leading figures in South Sudan

      Western and regional diplomats are pushing to secure support for UN sanctions against key figures in South Sudan’s...

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