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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 »

Salva Kiir deliberately caused fami...

Salva Kiir deliberately caused famine by using oil revenue for arms imports...

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 oil sales, a confidential United Nations report alleges. UN sanctions monitors said 97 per cent of... FULL STORY »

14-Year-Old Who Fled South Sudan: &...

14-Year-Old Who Fled South Sudan: ‘They’re Killing Women, Child...

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 14-year-old mother who fled South Sudan. The buses line up at the Invepi refugee camp in northern Uganda. One... FULL STORY »

The ‘mother’ of South Sudan Calls f...

The ‘mother’ of South Sudan Calls for President Kiir to Step Down on Upfron...

South Sudanese politician Rebecca Garang, widow of SPLM founder John Garang, tells Upfront on Al Jazeera: • President Kiir has caused a “manmade famine” • “All of us, as the leaders of South Sudan, we did not lead our people properly.” • “Our leaders are using the name of their... FULL STORY »

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

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 Sudanese high ranking officials were... FULL STORY »

Calls For Resignation of Festus Mogae gathers stor...

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

Machar Congratulates the ANC on the Commemoration of it...

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

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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, 2017.  The defectors under the command... FULL STORY »

UN: ‘Ethnic cleansing under way’ in So...

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

‘New York Times Published an Incorrect Article on Justi...

FP – “The New York Times South Sudan Op-Ed That Wasn’t” This week, the New York Times published an op-ed purportedly written by South... 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 »

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 and narrowly escaped

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... FULL STORY »

UNSC authorises UNMISS to use maximum force against sexual perpetrators in a new mandate

NEW YORK – UN Security Council in a new mandate to UNMISS ordered the UN force in the country to use any maximum power to prevent sexual atrocities committed by armed groups in the... FULL STORY »

Opposition Supporters Rubbished National Dialogue without Dr. Mac...

MELBOURNE – The SPLM-IO supporters across the world rubbished the national dialogue echoed by illegitimate President, referring to it as meaningless.  Three years ago today December 15, 2016,... FULL STORY »

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