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Nhial Deng Nhial “privately acting”...

Nhial Deng Nhial “privately acting” as the foreign Minister of South Sudan ...

JUBA – South Sudan government’s former Minister of foreign affairs and chief negotiator of the government, Mr Nhial Deng Nhial is privately acting as the Foreign Minister of South Sudan, according to reports by a foreign ministry official in Juba. Nhial according to the departmental official... FULL STORY »

President Kiir sent an SPLA battali...

President Kiir sent an SPLA battalion to ‘help Museveni win election’ – Rep...

JUBA – A daring report from the National Security detailed that about 1400 heavily armed SPLA personnels were sent to Uganda on Tuesday to fulfil a request made by H.E Gen Yoweri Museveni to provide security in some hot spots of Kampala (and all other sensitive areas of Uganda) during elections... FULL STORY »

Oil Pipeline can be shut down anyti...

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 comes on Friday when the Ministry sent out a detailed letter directed at the Petroleum Ministry in Khartoum... FULL STORY »

Bakosoro arrested and interrogated ...

Bakosoro arrested and interrogated over the deteriorating security situatio...

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 earlier summon request by the NSS. Bakosoro, an independent governor for WES was recently sacked by President... FULL STORY »

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Opposition deputy army spokesman accuses Juba faction of trying to attack his group in Jon...

PAGAK – South Sudan rebels’ deputy military spokesman Mr Dickson Gatluak Jock Nyuot has accused the Juba faction of trying to amass troops to attack Pajut of Jonglei in a latest... FULL STORY »

South Sudan Troops Under Gen. Salva Kiir Accused of Stealing Relief Food

JUBA – Soldiers believed to be with the South Sudanese army and allied militia stole relief supplies and killed seven people in an attack on a rebel-held part of Unity state, a local... FULL STORY »

WHO: S. Sudan cholera outbreak spreads, deaths rise to 39

AFP – Cholera in war-torn South Sudan has spread to another state, with at least 39 dead since an outbreak was declared last month, the World Heath Organization (WHO) reported. Save... FULL STORY »

Gen Malong jetted into Uganda, “asks Museveni for more air power support” R...

KAMPALA – SPLA -Juba’s chief of staff, Gen Paul Malong Awan rushed to Uganda on Friday to meet with President Yoweri Museveni on the backdrop of the escalating situation in the... FULL STORY »

Kenyatta remains composed despite unsuccessful meeting between Ki...

NAIROBI – Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta remains defiant about his effort to reunify the fractured SPLM party and bring about peaceful settlement to the conflict in South Sudan, despite... FULL STORY »

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