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Singer Emma 47 killed in ambush

Emma 47 killed in ambush 05/06/2017 | 11:29 am

Dancehall singer Mabor Abud Mathiang popularly known as Emma 47 is killed this morning along Juba-Nimule road according to his label-mate John Frog. Emma 47 was travelling from Juba to Nimule with others when they fell in an ambush on... Read more.


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.

South Sudan to increase oil out-put Government to drill 30 new oil wells this year, targets 350,000 bpd peak by mid-2018
05/06/2017 | 6:22 pm
The government will drill 30 new wells this year and significantly boost oil output as it chases a peak 350,000 barrels a day target by mid-2018, the petroleum minister said on Monday. East Africa’s only mature oil producer, South Sudan... 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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Displaced women carry goods as a Nepalese peacekeeper from the United Nations Mission in South Sudan (UNMISS) patrols outside the premises of the UN Protection of Civilians (PoC) site in Juba on October 4, 2016. According to the UN, due to the increase of sexual violence outside the PoC, UNMISS has intensified its patrols in and around the protection sites, as well as in the wider Juba city area, sometimes arranging special escorts for women and young girls. / AFP / ALBERT GONZALEZ FARRAN (Photo credit should read ALBERT GONZALEZ FARRAN/AFP/Getty Images)

How to Ensure Lasting Peace in South Sudan

07/10/2016 | 4:13 pm

The world’s newest country, South Sudan, finds itself mired in the complicated fog of war that at its worst could... Read more.

Obama's failed policy in South Sudan

Obama’s Failed Policy on South Sudan

06/10/2016 | 4:58 pm

When President Barack Obama leaves the White House next January, people around the world will debate his legacy for years... Read more.


Failing South Sudan: First as Tragedy, Then as Farce

05/10/2016 | 11:23 am

International mediators have repeatedly made the same mistake of treating disgraced South Sudan leaders as if they’re respectable statesmen, of... Read more.


‘They Die Unnoticed.’ Medical Crisis Grows in South Sudan

30/09/2016 | 11:13 am

The 17-year-old would have been the mother of twins. Nyandieng’s first child was delivered at the family’s simple mud and... 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... Read more.

South Sudan's rebel leader Riek Machar

SPLM-IO Officials in Uganda Abandon Riek Machar-led Rebel Faction

30/09/2016 | 10:52 am

At least 26 supporters of the former vice-president, Riek Machar in Kampala, Uganda said they have defected to the faction headed... Read more.

Taban Deng

Taban Blames Bad Roads, Criminals for Blocking UN Efforts

30/09/2016 | 10:46 am

First Vice President Taban Deng Gai blames the absence of roads, the presence of criminals, and weak governance structures for... Read more.

Gender Minister Awut Deng

Minister Calls for Urgent Action to Tackle Gender Based Violence

29/09/2016 | 2:29 pm

The Minister of Gender, Child and Social Welfare Awut Deng Achuil has called for urgent action between the government and... Read more.

Barnaam Bridge along Yirol - Rumbek road

Yirol – Rumbek Road Reopens After Three Months Closure

29/09/2016 | 2:23 pm

The road linking Yirol and Western Lake State capital, Rumbek has reopened after it was closed due to a flood... Read more.

Right, Akot Deng Middle , Dau Aturjong and left Malong Awan

Malong, Dau Reconcile Following Years of Political Rivalry

29/09/2016 | 2:06 pm

Northern Bahr el Ghazal political arch-rivals the SPLA chief of staff General Paul Malong Awan and General Dau Aturjong have... Read more.

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