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South Sudan vs Equatorial Guinea: S...

South Sudan vs Equatorial Guinea: South Sudan in Historic First Ever Win

JUBA – South Sudan recorded their first ever competitive win after beating Equatorial Guinea by a lone goal in their Group C Day Two clash in Juba on Saturday. Striker Chol Peter Bentiu Daniel etched his name into South Sudanese football folklore with the only goal of the match on 51 minutes.... FULL STORY »

2 speed boats drowned and a governm...

2 speed boats drowned and a government colonel is missing as ceasefire tatt...

JONGLEI – South Sudan’s armed opposition claimed on Tuesday to have sunk 2 government gunboats destined for Jonglei’s rebel held areas. The boats consisted of barges and gunboats were heading to Pow el Zaraf when they were ambushed according to the rebel spokesman, Col... FULL STORY »

Two MSF aid workers killed in South...

Two MSF aid workers killed in South Sudan

Separate attacks claim lives of logistician, community health worker, humanitarian group says The humanitarian group Doctors Without Borders says two of its workers have been killed in separate attacks in villages in South Sudan. The group, also known by the French name Medecins Sans Frontieres,... FULL STORY »

Makuei wants peace talks moved from...

Makuei wants peace talks moved from Ethiopia

JUBA – South Sudan’s Information Minister, Michael Makuei Lueth criticised the way Ethiopia and other IGAD countries handle peace talks in Addis Ababa and suggested a new venue needs to be discussed for the talks to move forward. Makuei in a speech yesterday evening in Addis Ababa... FULL STORY »

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After Malakal, Rebels threaten to storm the main oil field

MALAKAL – South Sudan’s rebels issued a stern warning to the government troops in the oil field of Paloch that the recent success in the capture of Malakal “will not stop... FULL STORY »

Six killed and a child wounded at Punyido refugee camp in Ethiopia

GAMBELLA – At least three men and a woman from South Sudanese refugees were killed yesterday in Punyido refugee camp in Ethiopia. The incident occurred on Monday in block one where... FULL STORY »

Johnson Olony might not be the last high ranking military General to defect to the opposit...

JUBA – A recent military command leadership meeting in Juba on the crisis in Malakal painted a gloomy hope for the SPLA in Government as more Generals particularly those in the... FULL STORY »

S. Sudan soccer team to participate in Saskatoon World Cup – Soccer Tournament

Saskatoon, CANADA – The Saskatoon World Cup soccer tournament is a celebration of diversity and cultures as well as an opportunity for local soccer players to showcase their talents on... FULL STORY »

US squarely blames Juba government for ongoing atrocities committ...

JUBA – The US embassy in Juba (South Sudan) ayed blame on the government forces for their recent offensive that targetted civilians in Nhialdiu and other areas of Unity State calling it ”... FULL STORY »

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