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Museveni strongly opposes arms emba...

Museveni strongly opposes arms embargo in South Sudan

STAR KENYA – Museveni said this would weaken its army just as the country was trying to contain a resurgence of violence. The statement from one of the region’s main powers, issued over the weekend, came after UN secretary general Ban Ki-moon urged the Security Council to block arms... FULL STORY »

SPLM IO Generals Rubbish the Death ...

SPLM IO Generals Rubbish the Death of Their Colleagues

JUBA – “We are brought to die for the sake of peace,” Chayuout. A shaky peace has yet resulted into the death of many SPLM soldiers with the number raising as SPLM – IO force of 1,700 people has inflicted heavy damage against the Government of South Sudan forces under Salva Kiir. In a... FULL STORY »

South Sudan: ‘Hunger Catastrophe’...

South Sudan: ‘Hunger Catastrophe’

UN – The level of food insecurity in South Sudan is at the highest since the start of the conflict two and a half years ago, United Nations agencies today warned. “Up to 4.8 million people in South Sudan – well over one-third of the population – will be facing severe food shortages over... FULL STORY »

Muhammad Ali (1942-2016) ‘The...

Muhammad Ali (1942-2016) ‘The Greatest’ Is Gone

(CNN) His hands and his mouth were furiously fast. His skill as a boxer made him “The Greatest” in his mind and in the minds of many others. He antagonized opponents with his taunts, amused reporters with his boasts and angered government officials with his anti-war speeches. At the... FULL STORY »

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Gaajaak Massacre – The Death Toll From Raid Rises to 208; 108 Children Kidnapped

GAMBELA – The death toll from a raid carried out by South Sudanese gunmen in western Ethiopia has risen to 208 people and the assailants kidnapped 108 children, an Ethiopian official... FULL STORY »

Kiir agrees to Machar’s oath of office upon arrival, rejects public rally

Juba – President Salva Kiir has ‘categorically’ agreed to the SPLMIO’s demand that the First Vice President designate, Dr Riek Machar should be sworn in on the same day of his... FULL STORY »

Machar promotes Taban and Gore to 1st Lt Generals

Pagak – South Sudan’s Opposition leader, Dr Riek Machar has promoted senior opposition leaders and cadres to the ranks of the 1st Lieutenant Generals. General Taban Deng Gai, the chief... FULL STORY »

Keni Adwok, a South Sudan diplomat died in Belgium

Brussels – A South Sudan former diplomat previously working under the umbrella of the foreign affairs Ministry in Brussels died in the Belgian capital yesterday. Keni Adwok, a daughter to... FULL STORY »

Parliament still can’t sit due to lack of fuel to generators

JUBA – South Sudan’s Parliament is still in lock down for three weeks due to shortage of fuel that provide services to its generators. The parliamentary generators were closed 4 weeks ago due to... FULL STORY »

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