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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 »

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 »

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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 »

UNSC authorises UNMISS to use maximum force agains...

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... FULL STORY »

Opposition Supporters Rubbished National Dialogue witho...

MELBOURNE – The SPLM-IO supporters across the world rubbished the national dialogue echoed by illegitimate President, referring to it as meaningless. ... FULL STORY »

A Convoy of Government Soldiers going to Maridi to Atta...

MARIDI – Heavy fighting involving 14 trucks full of government soldiers ordered to clear SPLA-IO forces in Maridi yesterday at 8:00am, were destroyed... FULL STORY »

Yei, South Sudan Becomes a Ghost Town

War comes to Yei: South Sudan’s Safe Haven no more New attacks by government and rebel forces in the city of Yei in South Sudan have prompted fresh calls for... FULL STORY »

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East Africa: Kenya, Rwanda, Uganda and South Sudan Readies to Ste...

DAILY NATION – Kenya, Rwanda, Uganda and South Sudan have now moved closer to firming a common SIM card registration system as they move to curb rising crimes perpetrated through mobile... FULL STORY »

Government appeals for deadline extension beyond A...

ADDIS ABABA – South Sudan Government’s delegation to the peace talks in Addis Ababa have asked for further extension of deadline beyond... FULL STORY »

Commissioners reaffirm their allegiance to the SPLMIO l...

Pagak – Three commissioners of greater Maiwut reaffirmed their commitment to the SPLMIO leadership saying that nothing would divert their way even if the... FULL STORY »

HRW: Troops Under President Salva Kiir ‘Crushed Civilia...

BENTIU – South Sudanese government troops crushed fleeing civilians with tanks, then reversed to check they had killed them, carried out public gang... FULL STORY »

Gen. Gatdet Yak’s son lured and killed outside UN...

BOR – Official from the opposition confirmed the death of the elder son of general peter Gatdet Yak who was killed outside of the UNMISS protection camp... 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 »

Calls For Resignation of Festus Mogae gathers storm as experts call him “ineffective...

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 South Sudan Peace agreement... 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 »

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... FULL STORY »

Machar Congratulates the ANC on the Commemoration of its 105 Anni...

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 July 8, 2016,... FULL STORY »

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