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Nuer Community Development Service in the United States Condemns Kenyan Gov...

NEBRASKA – In a strong worded letter seen by the Upper Nile Times today November 11, 2016, and signed by Simon Khot Hoth, the Secretary of Nuer Community Development Service (NCDS), the Nuer Community expressed their dismay saying “we are writing to express our strongest condemnation and... FULL STORY »

Sudan’s Defence Minister Vow to Ent...

Sudan’s Defence Minister Vow to Enter South Sudan if Juba Doesn’t turn Suda...

Khartoum – Sudan’s defence minister fired a warning shot at Juba on Saturday calling for an immediate expulsion of Sudanese rebels from South Sudan territory or else. “Sudan will go inside South Sudan and look for them,” the defense minister said. According to state owned Sudan Media... FULL STORY »

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 »

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The UN Deputy Special Representative Applauds the Appointment of ...

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 The Upper... FULL STORY »

Ethiopian army launching huge military offensive i...

GAMBELLA – A huge and heavily armed Ethiopian troops backed up by elite Gambella police units have forcefully entered deep into South Sudan in... FULL STORY »

Gaajaak Massacre – The Death Toll From Raid Rises...

GAMBELA – The death toll from a raid carried out by South Sudanese gunmen in western Ethiopia has risen to 208 people and the assailants kidnapped 108... 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 »

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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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President Kiir releases 7 political prisoners to Kenya

NAIROBI – South Sudan President Salva Kiir Mayardiit has today released the 7 political detainees he and his government promised to release to the custody of Kenyan government after more than... FULL STORY »

Kenya, South Sudan step up campaign to build Eldor...

NAIROBI, #kenya – Addressing the reporters at his office after meeting Kenya Ministry of Roads and Bridges Franklin Bett said, “the two... FULL STORY »

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President Obama calls for a peaceful dialogues between Juba and K...

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

American Peace Corps to train South Sudanese Teach...

JUBA – The United States Government funded volunteer organization, Peace Corps has pledged to help train various teachers around South Sudan... FULL STORY »

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Ethiopia will deploy to south sudan as soon as next week depending on the orders from IGAD...

Gambella – An ethiopian General in the border town of Gambella has disclosed that his country is ready to deploy the IGAD intervention forces to South Sudan as soon as possible. Gen... FULL STORY »

The Future of Journalism in Africa

TheSTAR – In early 2016, ninety journalists at daily newspapers across Canada lost their jobs. At broadcasters, the story was no different: at least 600 jobs lost across the sector in... FULL STORY »

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 »

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 movement... FULL STORY »

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