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After Malakal, Rebels threaten to s...

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 there if the aggression against their forces continued” in areas near the oil field. Maj Gen Mabor Dhol,... FULL STORY »

Six killed and a child wounded at P...

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 gunmen believed to be from Anyuak tribe who are also the host community around the camp attacked refugees,... FULL STORY »

Johnson Olony might not be the last...

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

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 Greater Upper Nile are put into microscopic watch, a leadership insider revealed. The insider who refused to be... FULL STORY »

S. Sudan soccer team to participate...

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

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 the field. While the tournament is competitive in nature, you see a sense of camaraderie and respect among the... FULL STORY »

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Juba forces plan a coordinated attack on opposition strongholds in Nhialdiu and Maiwut

BENTIU – A reliable source from the Ministry of defence told this news paper this morning that the government troops are on the move to make twins attacks in Unity state and Upper... FULL STORY »

Embarrassed. Finance Minister Deng Athorbei stormed COMESA meeting uninvited. South Sudan ...

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... FULL STORY »

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... FULL STORY »

Government denied having rejected the participation of Troika (US, UK & Norway) in th...

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... FULL STORY »

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... FULL STORY »

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