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Malong refused to board a plane tha...

Malong refused to board a plane that should have taken him back to Juba tod...

JUBA – South Sudan’s deposed former army Chief Gen. Malong Awan Anei, who has since yesterday staged a “tie lipped rebellion” after being embarrassingly removed by his C in C, Gen. Salva Kiir Mayardit has reportedly refused to board a chartered plane despite talking to... FULL STORY »

President Salva Kiir Mayardit Fired...

President Salva Kiir Mayardit Fired Chief of Staff Gen. Paul Malong Awan

President Salva Kiir Mayardit has this evening relief Chief of Staff Gen. Paul Malong Awan with Gen. James Ajongo Mawut. Soldiers are on guards to fight, former Chief of Staff Gen. Paul Malong distributed guns to dinka Aweil………in Jebel Dinka His house is surrounded by soldiers.... FULL STORY »

Government Soldiers Engage in a Loo...

Government Soldiers Engage in a Looting Spree

PAGERI – A source from South Sudan who choose not to be named reported today that yesterday the SPLM forces under Salva Kiir Mayardit had engaged in a looting spree.  With the economic downturn and the sharp rise in dollar, the depreciating pound is not doing any better.  Such situation has... FULL STORY »

South Sudan troops created road blo...

South Sudan troops created road blocks, prevented UN from visiting a scene ...

YAMBIO – In another grave sign of ethnic cleansing in Eastern Equatoria State town of Pajok, government troops were accused of covering murders and preventing access to UN who for the past three days attempted 4 times to reach the town. According to the UNMISS, government troops and allied... FULL STORY »

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Salva Kiir deliberately caused famine by using oil revenue for ar...

UN REPORT –South Sudan’s government is mainly to blame for famine in parts of the war-torn country, yet President Salva Kiir is still boosting his forces using millions of dollars from... FULL STORY »

The ‘mother’ of South Sudan Calls for President Ki...

South Sudanese politician Rebecca Garang, widow of SPLM founder John Garang, tells Upfront on Al Jazeera: • President Kiir has caused a “manmade... FULL STORY »

More Resignations are Underway as another Brig. General...

JUBA – In a move that shook the SPLM-IG, it is now confirmed that Salva Kiir’s regime’s life span is short live.  a short while ago, many South... FULL STORY »

Calls For Resignation of Festus Mogae gathers storm as ...

JUBA – South Sudanese Opposition group, the SPLMIO has been calling for weeks the resignation of Festus Mogae, the chairman of JMEC and custodian of the... FULL STORY »

UNMISS Slams the Decision by the Council of Ministers t...

JUBA – On a press statement seen on UNMISS website by the Upper Nile Times correspondence today, the spokesperson for the UNMISS force deliberated on the... FULL STORY »

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14-Year-Old Who Fled South Sudan: ‘They’re Killing Wo...

NPR – “They used not to kill women but these days …. they’re killing women, children, elderly even the pastors, the bishops, they don’t spare us,” says a... FULL STORY »

Measure Military Defection hits Salva Kiir’s Camp...

PARIANG – A measure military defection from Salva Kiir’s military ranks and files have hit Division Four in Pariang, Unity State on Sunday... FULL STORY »

UN: ‘Ethnic cleansing under way’ in South S...

Fighting between government and rebels has seen deliberate starvation, gang rape, and the burning of villages. A UN commission on human rights in South Sudan... FULL STORY »

Armed Resistance against Juba is Indispensable

Press Release Dear Reader’ The condemnation of the decision of the SPLM-IO leadership call for resistance against the government of the SPLM by the... FULL STORY »

‘Lost girl’ returns to South Sudan to find ...

CBCNEWS – Rebecca Deng, who fled to Winnipeg in 2005, back in South Sudan to start women’s centre A South Sudanese woman who fled to Winnipeg a decade... FULL STORY »

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South Sudan’s Minister resigns and defects to opposition. casting doubts on Unity Go...

JUBA – A South Sudanese Senior Government Minister resigned from his position further casting doubts on the viability of the Transitional Government of National Unity run by President... FULL STORY »

Machar Congratulates the ANC on the Commemoration of its 105 Anniversary

JOHANNESBURG – The former First Vice President of the Republic of South Sudan and the champion of the Compromised Peace Agreement signed on August 17, 2015, which was abrogated on... FULL STORY »

The Top Rebel Commander Allied to Dr. Lam Akol Killed

RENK – Multiple Sources from Upper Nile State disclosed to Upper Nile Times today the news of Gen. Yoanis Okiech, a Commander allied to Dr. Lam Akol who spearheaded the attack against... FULL STORY »

Armed National Security officers confiscated computers at Supreme Court, abducted Court...

JUBA – 16 heavily armed men dressed as National Security officers caused a huge standoff on Thursday at the Supreme Court, forcefully demanding to enter the office of the Chief... FULL STORY »

Gen Tany Ginye killed along with his 2 sons. Gen Okiech wounded a...

KODOK – One of the South Sudan’s fearsome warlord and veteran of numerous battles, Gen Gatwech Chan popularly known as Tang Ginye was killed today in a fierce battle with the rebels of... FULL STORY »

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