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General Thomas Cirillo Kenyan government freezes General Thomas Cirillo and sister bank accounts with $10M
21/02/2017 | 10:50 am
The South Sudanese government has traced its missing $10 million (Sh1.03 billion) to accounts at Ecobank, Kenya Commercial Bank and Cooperative Bank of Kenya. These are linked to Lt Gen Thomas Cirillo Swaka – former SPLA Deputy Chief of Staff... Read more.

Displaced in Northern Liech Adjumani refugees sceptical of return
23/12/2016 | 11:35 am
South Sudanese refugees who fled to Northern Uganda from the Yei River area over massive human rights abuses in the recent months have expressed unwillingness to return home despite claims by the Yei River Governor that the area is witnessing... Read more.

Samuel Uko Samwel Uko Makes Long Trek from South Sudan to Abbotsford Backfield
30/09/2016 | 11:03 am
Don’t challenge Samwel Uko to a contest for best first-year football memory because you’re not going to win. Back in 2011 as a sixth-grader, Uko was approached by a community football coach who asked him if he was interested in... Read more.

Roasted lamb Shaiya Recipe: Pan-fried meat, Sheiyah
29/05/2017 | 8:52 am
This is a delicious dish of pan fried meat called Shaiyah. I chose to use lamb for this recipe. In fact, Shaiyah can be made with beef, lamb or goat meat. Shaiyah is a special occasion food, cooked when the... Read more.

Children carry a sack of food at a food distribution in Yirol East, South Sudan CAFOD-David Mutua People at risk of starvation as South Sudan enters its sixth year of independence
08/07/2017 | 10:15 am
9 July marks the sixth anniversary of South Sudan’s independence, but the promise of the world’s youngest country is marred by hunger and conflict, as millions of people still face starvation. After more than three years of conflict and insecurity,... Read more.

Paul Malong Who is General Paul Malong Awan?
14/10/2016 | 8:48 am
You may not realize how many good reasons are there to try to find out more about the people around you including your leaders. After all, you have a right to know whether the people you surround yourself with are... Read more.

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Government plans to buy US dollars from NGOs in the country

08/02/2018 | 12:27 pm

The Central Bank is planning to buy hard currency from international NGOs in the country to import essential commodities. This,... Read more.

Software Engineer Mading Maluk

Meet software engineer on mission to change South Sudan’s IT sector

05/12/2017 | 3:15 pm

Perhaps the greatest amusement of many would be how South Sudan would grow to be a great technology hub in... Read more.

Akech Piol's body found dumped in Thongpiny

Youth killed, body dumped in Thongpiny

17/11/2017 | 8:09 pm

Police are investigating the bizarre killing of a youth whose dead body was found dumped in Thongpiny area Friday morning.... Read more.

South Sudan Civil Aviation Authority

Kiir makes changes in Civil Aviation Authority, appoints CEO

17/11/2017 | 6:26 pm

President Salva Kiir has dissolved and reconstituted the Civil Aviation Authority board of directors. The president in a decree on... Read more.

Education Minister Deng Deng Hoc

Education Ministry delays Primary Leaving Examinations due to financial constraints

14/11/2017 | 2:11 pm

The Primary Leaving Examinations (PLE) may be delayed due to financial constraints, the Minister of General Education has said. Deng... Read more.

Judges strike - Chief Justice Chan Reec

Supreme Court judge resigns, cites lack of judicial independence

14/11/2017 | 1:54 pm

A supreme court justice has resigned today. Justice Kukurlopita Marino Pitia tendered his resignation today citing lack of judicial independence... Read more.

Adut and Luol Deng South Sudan basketball

The rise and rising of South Sudan Basketball

14/11/2017 | 12:58 pm

By Steve Vear As the 2017/18 NBA season gets underway, there will be x4 players of South Sudanese origin playing... Read more.

South Sudanese musician DYNAMQ performing IN HELSINKI, FINLAND

South Sudan Music Industry: Musicians and the fame chasing group

14/11/2017 | 6:47 am

By Zack Mayul Like any other paying business, music is a critical career that should not just be taken like... Read more.

Makuei Lueth

Canada slaps sanctions on Paul Malong, Makuei Lueth and General Malek Reuben

04/11/2017 | 5:12 am

The Canadian government used a powerful new legal weapon — The Magnitsky Act —  for the first time Friday, slapping... Read more.

Paul Malong Awan

Kiir orders Paul Malong to surrender bodyguards, firearms and mobile phones

03/11/2017 | 5:10 pm

Former SPLA Chief of General Staff Paul Malong Awan has been ordered to surrender his bodyguards and firearms, his son... Read more.

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