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More elephant killings in South Sud...

More elephant killings in South Sudan casts doubts over the future of wildl...

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 yet put their civil strife behind it. Now, reports are coming in that another 17 elephant have been... FULL STORY »

New FIFA president Gianni Infantino...

New FIFA president Gianni Infantino visits war-torn South Sudan

NEWLY-elected FIFA president Gianni Infantino visited war-torn South Sudan on Wednesday, the world’s newest nation, on one of his first official trips since taking up the post. Infantino, who formally inaugurated the office of the South Sudanese Football Association (SSFA) in the capital Juba, is... FULL STORY »

“I feel like a president̷...

“I feel like a president…I have never been received like this a...

MALAKAL – Chairman of Joint Monintoring and Evaluation Commission (JMEC) President Festus Mogae has applauded the reception he was accorded with by residents and IDPs of Malakal town of Upper Nile State this week. Mogae toured the war torn Malakal as part of the disaster assessment this week... FULL STORY »

The Fire Within: Written by Nyabuoy...

The Fire Within: Written by Nyabuoy Gatbel

CALGARY – Born in refugee camp and grew up till the age of 8, Nyabuay Gatbel Puoch was one of a privileged young lady who has shown light into to the outside world.  Her poetry book “The Fire Within” is one of the most magnificent books you would ever like to read. The most interesting... FULL STORY »

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18 Kenyan students to commit suicide this month if Obama fails to...

NAIROBI – President Obama’s first visit to Kenya, the birthplace of his father, become a sensation among Kenyan. In May, Felix Kiprono, a lawyer in Nairobi, Kenya, had his eye on President... FULL STORY »

South Sudan Rebel Downed the Helicopter Gunship, S...

MALAKAL – As more defections rocked Juba – Faction under General Salva Kiir, Kiir’s Chief of Staff, Gen Paul Malong Awan rushed to Uganda... FULL STORY »

REPORTS: Sudanese Forces held South African forces in D...

CAPETOWN – South African forces serving as UN peacekeepers in Darfur were held hostages on Sunday night till Monday morning in order to secure the... FULL STORY »

Despise President Zuma condemnation; mobs are still loo...

JOHANNESBURG – Africans killing themselves? At least five foreigners, including a 14-year-old boy, have been killed in attacks in South Africa’s... FULL STORY »

Refugees Insisted to Remain in Nyinenyang Camps, While ...

GAMBELLA – The UN refugees agency UNHCR plus I .O .M are planning for the relocation of South Sudanese refugees currently settling in Nyinnyang to... FULL STORY »

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Kiir to arrive in Addis Ababa tonight after security assurance

JUBA – South Sudan’s government made a surprise u-turn to allow Salva Kiir leave for Addis Ababa after immense pressure from IGAD and international community. Kiir, one of the... FULL STORY »

Weekend clashes between civilians and Government forces bring the death toll to 14 in Yamb...

YAMBIO – The deadly clashes between the civilians and the government soldiers resulted in the death of 13 people according to the state officials. SPLA army and heavily armed... FULL STORY »

South Sudan finally joins IOC and may compete in Rio Olympics 2016

NAIROBI – South Sudan has been accepted as the 206 member of the International Olympic Committee after 4 years of rustless attempt to join the international body. The news come on... FULL STORY »

Thousands Risk Starvation Amid Nile Blockade

JUBA – Aid agencies say thousands of civilians in South Sudan’s Upper Nile state face starvation after the government blocked aid groups from using the Nile River to deliver... FULL STORY »

Fight Erupts Over Million Dollar Training Deal in Uganda

KAJJANSI, Uganda – A secret operation by security contractors based in Uganda has been underway training fighters, comprising Ugandans and South Sudanese, to fight in the South Sudan war, The... FULL STORY »

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