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Famine Declared in South Sudan

Officials have declared famine in two counties of South Sudan, USA Today reports. The South Sudan government…

Alek Wek: 'You don't have to go with the crowd'

Alek Wek on Her Childhood, Modeling, the Sudan

Trailblazing supermodel Alek Wek shares her story with The Guardian's Sali Hughes. Wek was born in…

How Did South Sudan Go from Celebrating Independence to Near Civil War?

On December 17, 2013,  South Sudan erupted in violent chaos after what their government’s website…

South Sudan Introduces Mobile Courts to Clear Cases

In South Sudan's capital city of Juba, the African nation plans to introduce a new…

Alek Wek Talks Border Clashes in Sudan

Sudanese supermodel and refugee advocate Alek Wek joins Melissa Harris-Perry to talk about political disputes…

African Union Urges South Sudan to Sign Deal

The African Union has taken a proactive stance at ending the growing tensions between Sudan…

Troops Deployed to Four African Countries

Central Africa has had its fair share of ruthless dictators, ethnic conflicts, and mass genocides…