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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 »

President Bashir in Gambella for An...

President Bashir in Gambella for Annual Ethiopian Nationalities Celebration

GAMBELLA – Sudanese strongman, Field Marshall Omar Hassan Al -Bashir arrived in Gambella, Ethiopia this morning to attend an annual Ethiopian event used to celebrate the beauty and togetherness of Ethiopian nationalities. President Bashir is accompanied by high level Sudanese military... FULL STORY »

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South Sudan Rebel Downed the Helicopter Gunship, Second Chopper n...

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

REPORTS: Sudanese Forces held South African forces...

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

Muhammadu Buhari Has Been Officially Declared the Winne...

ABUJA – Buhari’s All Progressives Congress (APC) party was revealed to have won the election after Goodluck Jonathan, leader of the sitting... FULL STORY »

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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... FULL STORY »

PRESS RELEASE: IOM Ethiopia Evacuates South Sudanese from Gambell...

GAMBELLA – IOM Ethiopia restarted its evacuation of South Sudanese refugees from the Gambella border to camps inside the country this week. Some 571 people were moved from Akobo to Burbiey. The... FULL STORY »

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