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Rebels claim capture of Nasir Town in 'retaliation ...
July 20, 2014  South Sudan rebels allied to former Vice President Dr Riek Machar have this morning captured the strategic Upper Nile State Town of Nasir from Government forces in a circumstance that made the government forces unable to ... More
 
Rebels: Government forces attacked Pigi County kil ...
July 17, 2014  Upper Nile State has since last two weeks continued to be the centre of attention between the government forces and the rebels with either side blaming each of ceasefire violation. ... More
 
Governor Konga accuses President Kiir of "false" c ...
July 17, 2014  The governor of Central Equatoria State Clement Wani Konga strongly refuted Speech made by President Salva Kiir on the 9th of July on the issue of federalism in South Sudan ... More
 
There was No Fighting in Jigmir and Maan-Deng ...
July 17, 2014  The rebels movement allied to former vice president Dr riek Machar have today catogarically denied a media report that government forces attacked and captured Jigmir of Nasir county today. ... More
 
  • Aguer: SPLA Retakes Nasir...

    July 25, 2014  NASIR - South Sudan army under President President Kiir on Wednesday morning claimed to recapture the strategic Upper Nile State Town of Nasir from the rebel forces alliance to Former Vice President.... » More

  • Peace talks to resume next week...

    July 23, 2014  ADDIS ABABA - The IGAD led peace talks between the two warring factions of the South Sudan conflict is finally set to resume next week, IGAD mediating team disclosed to the Upper Nile Times. The pea.... » More

  • Uganda blames South Sudan rebels for the failed me...

    July 23, 2014   ADDIS ABABA - The government of Uganda squarely blamed the rebels group lead by former vice president Dr Riek Machar for the failures of meeting between Uganda president, Yoweri Museveni and t.... » More

 
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The world’s $58 billion scam of Africa
By The Times Wire Staff
July 26, 2014 THIS IS AFRICA - The true story of Africa’s billion dollar losses. Leaders like British Prime Minist...
Hon. Both Diu’s legacy hijacked
By P. G Manyuon
July 13, 2014 UNT - The idea of “Federalism” in South Sudan does not emanate from the SPLM-in Opposition nor does ...
SPLM under President Salva Kiir, a curse to South Sudan
By Elhag Paul
July 8, 2014 UNT - This thing called the SPLM is a curse to South Sudan. Built on contradictions in 1983, it freq...
Lt. Gen. Thomas Cirino: If I Defected Now, You Equatorians in Juba will be slay like 1992 because you are unable to Protect Yourselves
By The Times Wire Staff
July 7, 2014 UNT - I think Nuer should only vintage on Equatorians for non-combats support and, notice that, Equa...
 
 
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July 23, 2014
Both warring factions have since the adjournment of the talks been engaged in armed confrontations although limited. Last week, the rebels launched a major attack on Nasir town and captured it in what they believed as repercussions...
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July 17, 2014
The governor of Central Equatoria State Clement Wani Konga strongly refuted Speech made by President Salva Kiir on the 9th of July on the issue of federalism in South Sudan ...
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Aguer: SPLA Retakes Nasir
July 25, 2014
NASIR - South Sudan army under President President Kiir on Wednesday morning claimed to recapture the strategic Upper Nile State Town of Nasir from the rebel forces alliance to Former Vice President Dr. Riek Machar ... More
Uganda blames South Sudan rebels for the failed meeting with Museveni
July 25, 2014
The government of Uganda squarely blamed the rebels group lead by former vice president Dr Riek Machar for the failures of meeting between Uganda president, Yoweri Museveni and the delegation of rebels who jetted in at Entebe on Monday. ... More
 
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Law & Order
SOUTH SUDAN
July 25, 2014
NASIR - South Sudan army under President President Kiir on Wednesday morning claimed to recapture the strategic Upper Nile State Town of Nasir from the rebel forces alliance to Former Vice President Dr. Riek Machar ..
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July 8, 2014
JUBA - The South Sudan Police has graduated Police, who will operate the emergency call centers in Juba on Monday of July 7, 2014 the Emergency Call Centers will be for the public to call when they need the police in an emergency on a 777 hotlin ..
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       World
June 11, 2014
Desalegn said that there will be serious collective actions by IGAD member countries to ensure that peace returns to South Sudan. These collective actions may include ..
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April 2, 2014
Omamo's statement is in sharp contrast with IGAD's proposal to deploy troops in South Sudan "to protect government structures and vital oil installations" against the opposition forces led by former Vice President Dr Riek Machar. ..
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AFRICA
May 28, 2014
ADDIS ABABA – Three East Africa countries have agreed to send more than 2,500 troops to volatile region of South Sudan to prevent an already all-out-war between government forces led by President Salva Kiir Mayardit and rebel forces led by his former ..
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March 26, 2014
The witnesses according to the prosecution teams didn't show up because "they are handling some other important national duties at hand", without elaborating. ..
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Money & Banking
April 17, 2014
JUBA - President of the Republic of South Sudan Salva Kiir Mayardit said his government is injecting one thousand tractors to the farmers across the ten States in this agricultural season, to boost food security in the Country. The president made th ..
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  Economy
April 18, 2014
JUBA - Nearly 500,000 vulnerable children in the South Sudan have received emergency supplementary feeding support from the IRC. In the past few months the country and its environment have been significantly affected by the ongoing conflict in the co ..
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  Company
May 11, 2014
The project, switched on in the presence of the Chinese Ambassador Ma Qiang and Deputy Ambassador of South Africa - Stanley Makgohlo, several cabinet ministers and lawmakers, and the central bank deputy governor, marries the world's third largest mak ..
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OPINIONS AND LETTERS
OPINIONS
July 26, 2014
THIS IS AFRICA - The true story of Africa’s billion dollar losses. Leaders like British Prime Minister David Cameron have said that aid sceptics are wrong. Aid is essential. Conditions on the African continent demonstrate that perhaps aid in its curr ..
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July 13, 2014
UNT - The idea of “Federalism” in South Sudan does not emanate from the SPLM-in Opposition nor does it stem from Equatorians (as claimed)but it was first proposed long time ago by some prominent South Sudanese politicians who were by then in parliame ..
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LETTERS
Analysis: South Sudan Government is at stage of Collapsing!!!
July 2,2014
UNT - Absolutely, the mass killing coordinated by individuals in Juba on the December 16th, 17th, and 18th 2013 justified the failure of Juba Government. The number of people who got killed in Juba, Malakal, Bentiu and Jonglei is half of the populati ... More
 
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Who Can Save South Sudan?
May 14,2014
Robert Young Pelton tracks the warlords behind Africa’s newest war—and challenges would-be saviors In December, war journalist Robert Young Pelton and photojournalist Tim Freccia were getting ready to fly into the world’s newest nation, which was de ... More
 
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Upper Nile
In the News
July 7, 2014
South Sudan's rebels are currently bracing for what they believe to be a looming attack on their positions in Upper Nile by government forces. ..
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       COUNTY
April 15, 2014
MonyLuak Alor Kuol head of the lawyers defending the detainees said: “for us in the defend team we said this is worthless statement, it has no use, it doesn’t work, the ink that was spent by the paper only work on it, Aleu knows very well more than a ..
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STATE GOVT
May 22, 2014
The fighting is another violation of truce between the two warring parties since the signature of the landmark ceasefire agreement by Dr Riek and President Kiir on May 9 ..
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