Lauryn Setzer

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How presidential candidate MacDella Cooper wants to turn around Liberia's future

'I am fearless and able to step into any arena as long as it is to serve my country,' Cooper tells IBTimes UK.<p>In 1990, a terrified 13-year old …

Escaping South Sudan violence

The village of Dzaipi in Northern Uganda, about 35km from the border with South Sudan, is small even for rural Uganda.<p>There are a handful of permanent buildings, a scattering of huts, a health centre and a primary school. When we arrived there were people everywhere – all of the buildings were …

South Sudan Factions Sign Cease-fire

South Sudan's warring factions have signed a cease-fire agreement, a move that is expected to end weeks of deadly fighting between the government and …

Government Ceasefire Is First Step Towards Peace in South Sudan

The government and the armed opposition have signed a ceasefire, in a hopeful step after weeks of bloody fighting.<p>After holding their people hostage …

Don't Lose Sight of Your Dream, US Ambassador Tells South Sudan

U.S. Ambassador to South Sudan Susan Page has released a recorded message to the South Sudanese people, urging them not to lose sight of their dream …

South Sudan signs peace deal with rebel group

The South Sudanese government has signed a peace agreement with a rebel group in Jonglei state, ending nearly three years of the rebellion that has left hundreds of people dead.<p>The deal with the South Sudan Democratic Movement was agreed in the Ethiopian capital Addis Ababa, where South Sudan …