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IO overran the strategic town of Ku...

IO overran the strategic town of Kuek in Northern Upper Nile. Government fo...

RENK – South Sudan’s armed opposition overran a major strategic town in the Northern Upper Nile State according to the government army based in the main town of Renk. The skirmish happened yesterday when the opposition group lead by a notorious General Johnson Olony  attacked... FULL STORY »

Dozens dead as government forces at...

Dozens dead as government forces attacked Adar State’s Khor Machar ar...

PAGAK – South Sudan forces attacked several villages in Adar state killing 14 people and injured 37 others. On Thursday, hundreds of heavily armed government forces penetrated through the thick forests of Thoch with little resistance sending unarmed civilians in disarray while on a shooting... FULL STORY »

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 »

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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... FULL STORY »

Salva Kiir deliberately caused famine by using oil...

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... FULL STORY »

The ‘mother’ of South Sudan Calls for President Kiir to...

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 »

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South Sudan troops created road blocks, prevented UN from visitin...

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... FULL STORY »

14-Year-Old Who Fled South Sudan: ‘They̵...

NPR – “They used not to kill women but these days …. they’re killing women, children, elderly even the pastors, the bishops,... 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 January 7,... 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 »

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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 »

UNMISS Slams the Decision by the Council of Ministers that the Deployment of the Regional ...

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 statement made by the council... 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...

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 Justice and... FULL STORY »

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