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28 states decree paused. Sent to bo...

28 states decree paused. Sent to border commission committee

JUBA – A presidential meeting today at J1 ordered the cancellation of the Presidential order number 36 for the establishment of the 28 states until a border and boundary committee come up with clear and exact maps to determine borders of states in the order based on ARCISS... FULL STORY »

Kiir kicked out Minister Mabior in ...

Kiir kicked out Minister Mabior in a Ministerial meeting over bowtie

JUBA – Mabior Garang, the new South Sudan Minister of Irrigation and Water resources from the SPLMIO has been kicked out of a ministerial meeting today over “the misuse of bow tie” Mabior, attending the second Ministerial training chaired by President Kiir is known for different styles of... FULL STORY »

Gaajaak Massacre – The Death ...

Gaajaak Massacre – The Death Toll From Raid Rises to 208; 108 Childre...

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 said on Sunday. The attack took place on Friday in the Horn of Africa nation’s Gambela region which,... FULL STORY »

Kiir agrees to Machar’s oath of off...

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 arrival on the 18th of April. Kiir in a meeting yesterday with the JMEC chairman, Mr Festus Mogae declared that it... FULL STORY »

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Oil Pipeline can be shut down anytime soon – Ministry warns

JUBA – The Ministry of Petroleum and Mining has warned that it may turn off the pipeline and close down the oilfields in Paloch if Sudan refuses to lower the transit fees. The warning... FULL STORY »

Bakosoro arrested and interrogated over the deteriorating security situation in Western Eq...

JUBA – Former Governor of the Western Equatoria State (WES) Hon Joseph Bangasi Bakosoro was arrested on Tuesday evening by the National Security Services (NSS) after turning up for an... FULL STORY »

South Sudan Unity in Horizon as Both Parties Agreed on Security Arrangement

The South Sudan Transitional Government of National Unity could be constituted mid next month. The initial date was November 26, but now, regional leaders and stakeholders in the South... FULL STORY »

Machar set to meet Gen Gatdet and Changson in Khartoum today

KHARTOUM – South Sudan’s First Vice President designate, Dr Riek Machar is set to meet with the disgruntled generals of SPLMIO who decided to break away a month ago to form a... FULL STORY »

Rebels unanimously endorse Machar as the First Vice President of ...

PAGAK – The leadership of the SPLM in Opposition have today unanimously endorsed Dr Riek Machar to be the First Vice President in the would be Transitional Government of National Unity... FULL STORY »

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