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16 arrested SPLMIO media team still...

16 arrested SPLMIO media team still in detention and in squalid condition d...

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 and unhumanly condition 24 hours after their arrest. The men named as: 1-Lam John Kwai 2- Sirir Gabriel Yai 3- William Peter Oyath 4- Choul... FULL STORY »

Machar’s arrival in Juba pushed to ...

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 JMEC, according to a senior official of the SPLMIO.   James Gatdet Dak, the spokesperson of the Chairman and Commander in Chief, Dr Riek... FULL STORY »

Deputy SPLMIO leader, Gen Ladu Gore...

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 communique extended to the Upper Nile Times, the powerful deputy Chairman will jet in Juba along with... FULL STORY »

Hallelujah! God is great. Our God i...

Hallelujah! God is great. Our God is Faithful! – Ruto reacted to ICC ...

“Hallelujah! God is great. Our God is Faithful.” This is how Deputy President William Ruto reacted after the International Criminal Court (ICC) declared a mistrial in the case facing him and former radio journalist Joshua arap Sang. The message was posted on his Twitter and Facebook... FULL STORY »

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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 »

PRESS RELEASE: IOM Ethiopia Evacuates South Sudane...

GAMBELLA – IOM Ethiopia restarted its evacuation of South Sudanese refugees from the Gambella border to camps inside the country this week.... FULL STORY »

South Africa Decriminalises Consensual Sex Between Teen...

CAPE TOWN – A controversial South African bill that allows adolescents to consent to sexual acts with each other has been signed into law The South... FULL STORY »

18 Kenyan students to commit suicide this month if Obam...

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... FULL STORY »

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

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

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The Paris Attacks: ISIS Claims Responsibility

PARIS – ISIS adherents began celebrating the horrific terror attacks across Paris late Friday creating hashtags declaring “Paris in flames” well before the devastating scope of... FULL STORY »

Economic Distress in South Sudan to Hurt Kenyan Banks, IMF

NAIROBI – Lower growth rates across East Africa and turmoil in South Sudan will have an adverse impact on the performance of Kenyan banks, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) has... FULL STORY »

Self-Defense Forces (SDF) of Japan May Initiate Combat to Rescue Civilians, Allies in Sout...

JUBA – Japanese peacekeeping troops will be allowed to launch offensives against enemy units in rescue missions in South Sudan, probably starting mid-2016, in what would be the first... FULL STORY »

Warring field commanders to arrive in Addis Ababa on Thursday for ceasefire workshop

ADDIS ABABA –  South Sudan’s warring field commanders are summoned to show up in Addis Ababa on Thursday to begin the implementation procedure of the IGAD-Plus compromise... FULL STORY »

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 principal... FULL STORY »

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