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Alfred Taban swaps journalism for a...

Alfred Taban swaps journalism for a seat in the parliament

JUBA – Veteran South Sudanese journalist and government critic, Alfred Taban has decided to quit journalism for a seat in the parliament representing Kajo-Keji constituency through the belligerent group headed by Gen Taban Deng in Salva Kiir government. Alfred, a veteran of many decades of... FULL STORY »

Besieged Allied Militia of Juba – l...

Besieged Allied Militia of Juba – led Government Defected to SPLM/A-IO

MATHIANG – News from the ground extended to the Upper Nile Times have indicated that the Juba government militia whom were sent to attack Longechuk, County and Maiwut, County South Sudan were besieged as the war intensified.  Governor Bol Ruach Rom, the most fugitive and main agent of Taban... FULL STORY »

The Government Forces under Salva K...

The Government Forces under Salva Kiir and Taban Deang are repulsed from Ma...

MATHIANG – The genocidal forces of the Juba led government that attacked SPLA-IO position and terrorized civilians yesterday in Mathiang, the capital of the Longechuk Country, have met their fate today leaving a terrain of corpses of their dead colleagues. The government forces and their... FULL STORY »

The Government Forces under Salva K...

The Government Forces under Salva Kiir Attack Longechuk Headquarter, Mathia...

MATHIANG – The move by the forces under Salva Kiir Mayardit and Taban Deng Gai amounted to the violation of Salva Kiir’s ceasefire order issued three month ago calling its forces to refrain from attacking SPLM-IO position. Reliable sources from the ground, particularly, Mathiang have... 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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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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Dozens dead as government forces attacked Adar State’s Khor Machar area

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... FULL STORY »

Malong refused to board a plane that should have taken him back to Juba today – Repo...

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... FULL STORY »

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... FULL STORY »

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... FULL STORY »

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 »

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