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Now, South Sudan Parliament Grinds to a Halt

A key institution in South Sudan came to a halt Wednesday as lawmakers stopped doing parliamentary business to bicker over the way the speaker had appointed 18 new committee heads. Among the victims of the lawmakers' anger was the presentation of the 2014/15 budget by finance minister Agrey Tisa Sabuni and a debate by lawmakers of the speech delivered last week by President Salva Kiir. Both were delayed by the hullaballoo over whether the appointment of the committee chairs was done...

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