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South Sudan ‘Optimistic’ About Peace Talks

AFRICANGLOBE - South Sudanese president Salva Kiir accepted on Saturday a cessation of hostilities agreement with rebels who have been fighting to remove him from power for over a month. Under the terms of the draft deal, which the two sides immediately accepted, the fighters from both sides are expected to stop engaging in physical fighting, paving the way for further negotiations on how to resolve the crisis that started on December 15.

Ceasefire Agreed To In South Sudan

AFRICANGLOBE - Rebels and government forces in South Sudan have agreed to lay down arms following weeks of conflict. A deadline of Tuesday had been set for the warring factions to agree to peace talks.

East Africa's U.S. $3 Billion Infrastructure Facelift Plan

Regional leaders are seeking to raise at least $3 billion for a planned infrastructure facelift to boost East and southern Africa as an investment destination.