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Nhial Bol Aken: There is a reason w...

Nhial Bol Aken: There is a reason why i quit journalism for politics

Nhial: Let me be clear again Fellow citizens, friends and relatives have been repeatedly questioning me about why I left journalism and also why I joined IO and later on resigned from it. Honestly I will deal with the first part, journalism. The issues which pushed me out my profession are related... FULL STORY »

Alfred Taban swaps journalism for a...

Alfred Taban swaps journalism for a seat in the parliament

JUBA – Veteran South Sudanese journalist and government critic, Alfred Taban has decided to quit journalism for a seat in the parliament representing Kajo-Keji constituency through the belligerent group headed by Gen Taban Deng in Salva Kiir government. Alfred, a veteran of many decades of... FULL STORY »

Massacre Survivors Cling to Life in...

Massacre Survivors Cling to Life in Giant Swamp

 NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC: NYAL, South Sudan — In a swamp where people fleeing war survive on water lilies, the world’s newest country envisions a World Heritage site. The war came to Leer on a Sunday morning in May 2015. William Dak and Margaret Nyakume spotted government troops approaching the... FULL STORY »

End hostilities, abuse of human rig...

End hostilities, abuse of human rights in South Sudan, JMEC tells IGAD

THE STAR KENYA: The Joint Monitoring and Evaluation Commission in South Sudan has decried increased hostilities among government and opposition parties. They also raised the red flag on flagrant violations of the ceasefire and the emergence of new opposition and armed groups. “The rapidly... FULL STORY »

IO blames the government in Juba for the mass ambush on Nimule – Juba road – S...

YEI – South Sudan’s armed opposition allied to the former Vice President Dr Riek Machar squarely blames the regime in Juba for the recent ambush carried out on convoy of... FULL STORY »

London attack: What we know

By Associate French Press   London – Six people were killed in a terror attack in the British capital on Saturday when a van smashed into pedestrians on London Bridge before... FULL STORY »

EU provides $12.9 mn for South Sudan aid

JUBA – The European Commission (EC) said it has provided $12.9 million to help save the lives of conflict-affected people in South Sudan. The money, which was channeled through the UN... FULL STORY »

Equity Bank sees a bleak future for the South Sudan market

MUTHOKI MUMO* – Equity Bank EQTY • 38.00 ▲ 0.66% has declared its South Sudanese business “dormant”, casting doubts on the future of the Sh11 billion operation that at its... FULL STORY »

UN blames Salva Kiir forces for the brutal execution of 114 unarm...

GENEVA – The United Nations Human Rights division squarely blamed the regime of Salva Kiir for coordinating attacks on civilian population in Yei in a new report released today. The report... FULL STORY »

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