Tuesday October 17, 2017

Author: Bith Jonathan

Alfred Taban swaps journalism for a...

Alfred Taban swaps journalism for a seat in the parliament

JUBA – Veteran South Sudanese journalist and government critic, Alfred Taban has decided to quit journalism for a seat in the parliament representing Kajo-Keji constituency through the belligerent group headed by Gen Taban Deng in Salva Kiir government. Alfred, a veteran of many decades of... FULL STORY »

IO blames the government in Juba fo...

IO blames the government in Juba for the mass ambush on Nimule – Juba...

YEI – South Sudan’s armed opposition allied to the former Vice President Dr Riek Machar squarely blames the regime in Juba for the recent ambush carried out on convoy of civilians and government soldiers on Juba -Nimule road, according to the opposition’s deputy spokesman. On the... FULL STORY »

Imatong State governor rubbishes cl...

Imatong State governor rubbishes claims by government that his state based ...

YEI – The SPLMIO governor of Imatong State, Hon Oyet Nathaniel Pierino has dismissed recent media reports that Imatong State’s IO based rebel have accepted to lay down their arms and join the government in order to participate in the regime’s “National Dialogue”. Hon... FULL STORY »

Malong refused to board a plane tha...

Malong refused to board a plane that should have taken him back to Juba tod...

JUBA – South Sudan’s deposed former army Chief Gen. Malong Awan Anei, who has since yesterday staged a “tie lipped rebellion” after being embarrassingly removed by his C in C, Gen. Salva Kiir Mayardit has reportedly refused to board a chartered plane despite talking to... FULL STORY »

3 Protestes Shot, 9 Others Taken To National Security Building After Protes

South Sudan’s national security services arrested dozens of peaceful school students demanding the resignation of President Salva Kiir “over misuse of leadership and... FULL STORY »

Armed National Security officers confiscated computers at Supreme Court, abducted Court...

JUBA – 16 heavily armed men dressed as National Security officers caused a huge standoff on Thursday at the Supreme Court, forcefully demanding to enter the office of the Chief... FULL STORY »

SPLMIO: No single general defected to Kiir regime in Pagak. Just street gangs camouflaging...

Pagak/Upper Nile – South Sudan’s SPLMIO dismissed recent reports of defection in their stronghold area of Pagak as fake and media propaganda. The movement said the story was... FULL STORY »

General Taban “wishes” to be considered as Kiir’s running mate if 2018 e...

JUBA -An aid to Gen Taban Deng Gai has disclosed that his boss wished to be considered as a VP running mate of President Salva Kiir if the elections of 2018 were to happen. The aid who gave... FULL STORY »

We will storm Juba anytime if IGAD can’t act quick enough &...

JUBA – In a major sign of a possible all out war, a senior SPLMIO military General has sent out a stern warning that his forces will have no option but to storm” the national capital,... FULL STORY »

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