Tuesday December 12, 2017


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Embarrassed. Finance Minister Deng ...

Embarrassed. Finance Minister Deng Athorbei stormed COMESA meeting uninvite...

ADDIS ABABA – South Sudan finance Ministry diplomats suffered a rather diplomatic humiliation yesterday after their delegation landed in a COMESA (common market for Eastern and Southern Africa) meeting uninvited. The delegation headed by the newly appointed Minister of Finance and Economic... FULL STORY »

Wau Shilluk a ghost town. Juba fact...

Wau Shilluk a ghost town. Juba faction hard hit with defections in Malakal

MALAKAL – About 700 SPLA Juba soldiers defected and joined the armed opposition after a heavy fighting in Pinythiang yesterday. SPLA Juba faction’s split came after the killing of the second in command to General Johnson Olony last week by Dinka tribal militia within... FULL STORY »

Government denied having rejected t...

Government denied having rejected the participation of Troika (US, UK &...

JUBA – The government of Salva Kiir has categorically denied that they don’t want the participation of Troika countries (US, UK and Norway) in the next rounds of peace talks saying the report was out of proportion and doesn’t represent the position of the government nor the delegation in... FULL STORY »

Dr Machar to quit rebels leadership...

Dr Machar to quit rebels leadership. General Taban to take over

ADDIS ABABA – Dr Riek Machar, the leader of the SPLM/IO is set to step down as early as the midth of this month in a major rebel leadership reshuffle set to affect some of the senior members of the rebels camp and their diplomatic corps. SPLM-i-O leadership comprised of diplomats and field... FULL STORY »

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IGAD gave us only two choices: peace deal or UN trusteeship – Riek Gai

JUBA – South Sudan’s Health Minister, Hon Dr Riek Gai Kok has admitted that pressure is mounting on the two warring parties to sign peace or risk the country being put on the... FULL STORY »

Opposition forces accused Juba of attacks in Bentiu, in violation of COH

PAGAK –  The South Sudan opposition forces allied to former vice president, Dr Riek Machar have bluntly accused the regime forces of Salva Kiir of attacking their positions in Unity... FULL STORY »

Government’s Secret to Launch a New Offensive in Lou-Nuer Areas, Jonglei State

ADDIS ABABA – Lou Nuer Youth in frontline expressed their gratitude to Hon. Rachel Nyadak Paul, a South Sudan’s Deputy Minister for Information and Broadcasting who revealed to the... FULL STORY »

Dr Lam Akol “technically” under house arrest. family confirmed

JUBA – The leader of the official Oppostion, SPLM-DC Dr Lam Akol Ajawin is technically in house arrest in Juba according to a member of his family who spoke to The Upper Nile Times on... FULL STORY »

Calgary Marked the First Annual Juba Nuer Genocide Memorial Servi...

CALGARY – They came in hundreds as the Calgarian Nuer marked the first Juba Nuer Genocide. The genocide has taken place and it is still taking place. As believers, South Sudanese need peace,... FULL STORY »

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