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South Sudanese in Canada Hold a Con...

South Sudanese in Canada Hold a Conference on Refugee Crisis

CBC NEWS – Majority of South who are resident in Canada are living in Alberta particularly Calgary and Edmonton. South Sudanese diaspora in Canada are struggling as they watch their home country drag into civil war. Nhial K. Wicleek is a country director for humanitarian that help INDPs... FULL STORY »

PRESS RELEASE: JMEC declare their J...

PRESS RELEASE: JMEC declare their Juba office as operational

Juba: JMEC secretariats have declared that they have fully resumed work in Juba after many weeks away from south sudan. read the press release... FULL STORY »

UN appointed a most feared Netherla...

UN appointed a most feared Netherland General to investigate deadly July cl...

UNMEDIA – The Secretary-General today announced the appointment of Major General (retired) Patrick Cammaert of The Netherlands to lead an independent Special Investigation into the violence in Juba, South Sudan, in July 2016, and the response of the UN Mission in South Sudan (UNMISS). The... FULL STORY »

New Scientific studies offer new ho...

New Scientific studies offer new hope for HIV/AIDS patients in Africa

WALL STREET JOURNAL:  Policy makers and researchers have been struggling to stop thousands of teenage girls and young women in Africa from becoming infected with HIV every year. Now, three new studies help explain the persistent high rate of infection among them and what might be done to reduce... FULL STORY »

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Ethiopian army launching huge military offensive inside South Sud...

GAMBELLA – A huge and heavily armed Ethiopian troops backed up by elite Gambella police units have forcefully entered deep into South Sudan in a mission to rescue about 120 kids abducted last... FULL STORY »

Gaajaak Massacre – The Death Toll From Raid ...

GAMBELA – The death toll from a raid carried out by South Sudanese gunmen in western Ethiopia has risen to 208 people and the assailants... FULL STORY »

16 arrested SPLMIO media team still in detention and in...

JUBA – The 16 recently arrested media team of the splm in opposition have not been released as the National security services announced and still in squalid... FULL STORY »

Machar’s arrival in Juba pushed to April 18

PAGAK, South Sudan – The leader of the SPLMIO and First Vice President Dr Riek Machar will not come to Juba on 12 of April as requested in the timetable of... FULL STORY »

Hallelujah! God is great. Our God is Faithful! – ...

“Hallelujah! God is great. Our God is Faithful.” This is how Deputy President William Ruto reacted after the International Criminal Court (ICC) declared... FULL STORY »

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Ethiopia

I want Salva Kiir to come to Addis and pick up where we left off ...

ADDIS ABABA – South Sudan’s SPLM-i-O leader, Dr Riek Machar has called on his opponent in South Sudan civil conflict Salva Kiir to come to Addis Ababa and “kick off from where the... FULL STORY »

Interim period agreed for 3 years: Taban

BAHIR DAR – The head of the negotiation for the SPLM in Opposition, Mr #taban deng Gai has stressed that delegates at the peace talks in Addis... FULL STORY »

The Inter Governmental Authority for Development –...

UNT – Regional politics at Inter Governmental Authority for Development – IGAD is a dirty rotten game played by the so-called “big... FULL STORY »

IGAD peace summit stalled over Salva Kiir and Dr Riek M...

ADDIS ABABA – The weeklong awaited summit of the IGAD states and government that concluded today (Monday) didn’t deliver as expected, as both warring... FULL STORY »

Kiir arrives in Addis Ababa for peace talks

ADDIS ABABA – The president of South Sudan, Salva kiir Mayardiit has this afternoon arrived in Addis for another face to face talks with the rebel... FULL STORY »

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Grenade Attack in Garissa restaurant Injures Eight

GARISSA, Kenya – A grenade attack on a popular restaurant in Kenyan’s northeastern border city of Garissa has wounded at least 8 people on Wednesday evening, police said. Zippora... FULL STORY »

Kenyan pilot held by South Sudan rebels in Jonglei...

JUBA – The Kenyan pilot who was last month held by the rebels belonging to Dr Riek Machar was yesterday released and taken to the custody of... FULL STORY »

Al Shabaab claims deadly Kenya coast shooting

NAIROBI – heavily armed Somali militant group, the al shabaab stormed into the town of Mpeketoni, near the coastal island and popular tourist resort of... FULL STORY »

President Kiir’s son while drunk assaulted his sister

DAILY NATION: South Sudan President Salva Kiir’s son was arrested in Nairobi for assaulting a family member while drunk. He was, however, released from... FULL STORY »

7 SPLM political detainees flew to Addis Ababa to join ...

NAIROBI – the 7 SPLM political detainees freed last month by the government of South Sudan have this evening flew to the Ethiopian capital Addis Ababa... FULL STORY »

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Uganda

Uganda embassy issue security alert for Yei – Yambio road

JUBA – The Uganda embassy in Juba have issued what they say as a level one security alert to all passengers along the Yei and Yambio road in the western Equatoria state. the Embassy believes... FULL STORY »

Deadly Ebola vaccines Will Not be developed , Scie...

KAMPALA – Scientists dealing with the researching of the deadly  ebola virus claimed that vaccines dealing with the prevention of the... FULL STORY »

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Americas

US pledges $ 83 million to help IDPs in South Sudan

JUBA – The Government of United States of America announced on Tuesday an $ 83 million US dollar for the humanitarian assistant to the most affected people by the conflict in and outside... FULL STORY »

4 MORE YEARS: Obamania engulfs Africa, but critica...

G&M – From small villages to sprawling cities, most Africans have welcomed Barack Obama&146;s election victory, but with noticeably... FULL STORY »

defiant Ahmadinejad says Israel will be eliminated

NEW YORK – Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad said on Monday Israel has no roots in the Middle East and would be “eliminated,” ignoring a... FULL STORY »

US threatens to sanction South and North Sudans if the ...

UNITED NATIONS – Reacting to the fast approaching August 2 dateline, the UN’s security council members have strongly iterated that the two Sudans... FULL STORY »

President Obama calls for a peaceful dialogues between ...

WASHINGTON –  US President Barack Obama called for an end to fighting between Sudan and South Sudan and negotiations between the leaders of the two... FULL STORY »

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Prime Minister David Cameron: The Will of the British People be Respected

LONDON – As the result of the EU Referendum turned out in favor of the Brexiting from the EU, British Prime Minister David Cameron, in his addresses to the people live, stressed that... FULL STORY »

The UN Deputy Special Representative Applauds the Appointment of H.E. Hussein Mar Nyuot, M...

JUBA – Although the Transitional Government of National Unity has been approached with disbelieve, the congratulatory message from one of the special envoys in the Country extended to... FULL STORY »

You are a Lucifer: Former House Speaker Boehner calls Ted Cruz ‘Lucifer’

USA ELECTION – US presidential hopeful Ted Cruz has been called “Lucifer in the flesh” by the former Speaker of the House of Representatives, John Boehner. Mr Boehner, a... FULL STORY »

Deputy SPLMIO leader, Gen Ladu Gore will arrive in Juba on Sunday

Pagak – SPLMIO’s deputy chairman, General Ladu Gore is expected to be in Juba on Sunday afternoon to prepare for the arrival of his chairman, Dr Riek Machar earlier next week. In any... FULL STORY »

More elephant killings in South Sudan casts doubts over the futur...

When a few months ago 15 elephant carcasses were found, their tusks cut out, questions were being raised about South Sudan’s commitment to wildlife conservation, given that the country has not... FULL STORY »

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