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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 »

The SPLM-IO Mission in Canada Conde...

The SPLM-IO Mission in Canada Condemns the Recent an Illegal Attempt Remova...

CALGARY – In a strong worded press release written by the leaders of the SPLM-IO in Canada, and seen by the Upper Nile Times correspondence, stressed the mission’s statement on the following points, which criticized the move taken by some disgruntled individuals in the like of General... 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

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 leader, Dr Riek Machar.  The meeting is... FULL STORY »

Rebels and IGAD mediators trade blames over collap...

ADDIS ABABA – South Sudan rebels also known as the SPLM in Opposition and IGAD mediation team in Addis Ababa are at loggerheads over who to... FULL STORY »

IGAD is confident of a new and inclusive South Sudan go...

ADDIS ABAB – IGAD secretariats and members of mediators team in Addis Ababa have a renewed confidence about the formation of an interim government in... FULL STORY »

IGAD Welcomes Peace & Reconciliation Platform

JUBA – The Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) has welcomed the formation and launch of the National Platform for Peace and Reconciliation... FULL STORY »

Dr Riek Machar and President Kiir signed a deal to end ...

ADDIS ABABA – Former Vice Vice President of South Sudan and the leader of the SPLM in Opposition Dr Riek Machar and his former boss President Salva Kiir... FULL STORY »

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Kenya

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

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 to participate in the ongoing peace... FULL STORY »

President Kiir releases 7 political prisoners to K...

NAIROBI – South Sudan President Salva Kiir Mayardiit has today released the 7 political detainees he and his government promised to release to... 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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