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The Gaatjaak Massacre: A Tragedy SP...

The Gaatjaak Massacre: A Tragedy SPLA/M and Ethiopia-Dergue Regime kept Sec...

By Sarah Thomas Gaarjaak community deserves an apology from South Sudan government regarding 1984—7 massacre. On July 30th, 2011, Dr. Riek Machar, the vice president of South Sudan government, apologized to Bor Dinka after attending John Garang memorial services organized by Bor community in... FULL STORY »

DR. RIANG ZUOR: Salva Kiir’s Attack...

DR. RIANG ZUOR: Salva Kiir’s Attack on His Own Legitimacy Claim

ADDIS ABABA – When the war started in December 2013, Salva Kiir, Barnaba Marial Benjamin, Michael Makuei, Ateny Wek Ateny, and many others could be seen on televisions, local or international, talking about Salva as a legitimately elected president, or the government as a legitimately elected... FULL STORY »

SIRIR GABRIEL: More Reshuffles Will...

SIRIR GABRIEL: More Reshuffles Will Not Prevent President Kiir Government F...

CAIRO – It must be a terrible life to be a minister in this government, knowing that you may be fired at the drop of a hat for no particular reason other than suspicion of your disloyalty. This, of course, is regardless of how you may have served the people of South Sudan. Honestly, how can... FULL STORY »



Ngundeng Bong, the most famous Nuer prophet, lived between c.1830 and 1906. His father, Bong Can, was a kuar muon (‘earth-master’ or ‘leopard-skin chief’), originally from the Bul Nuer in the west, who came to live among the Gaajok in the east. His mother, Nyayiel, was from the Lou Nuer.... FULL STORY »

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DR RIEK MACHAR: I fought Bashir, Dr John Garang, and now Kiir for they are not democrats

By Dr Riek Machar, Leader of the SPLM in Opposition   PAGAK – South Sudan and its people are at a precarious crossroads between being and not being. The gains our people scored... FULL STORY »

LUKE DAK: Salva Kiir’s On the Wrong Side of History!

“Dig deep, and then when you’ve gone deep go deeper.” Ben Bradlee, former executive editor of the Washington Post. I am writing in protest of the recent agreement reached by the... FULL STORY »

ANALYSIS: Kiir and Riek Killing Their People Softly

UNT – Indifferent to the sufferings of their own people, rebel leader Riek Machar and President Salva Kiir continue to stall peace. The line of women carrying white sacks of sorghum... FULL STORY »

DEREJE FEYISSA: Spillover Effect of South Sudan conflict in Gambella

GAMBELLA – Refugee influx and ethnic conflicts. Gambella is one of the most conflict-ridden regions in Ethiopia. One of the most contentious issues is the politics of numbers that has... FULL STORY »

SIRIR GABRIEL: SPLM – JUBA not Prompt to Bring Peace to Cit...

SPLM-Juba-is really never going to fundamentally change in character and form. I am not amazed at the amount of political intrigue and backstabbing that is now happening. It’s obvious that... FULL STORY »

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