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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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Former Minister of Agriculture, Lam Akol ~ file photo

Lam Akol Slams Kiir and Riek for Failing South Sudan

29/09/2016 | 1:26 pm

Former minister of agriculture Lam Akol who last week announced a formation of new rebel movement called the National Democratic... Read more.

Kiir receives credientials from new ambassadors

Kiir Receives Credentials from New Ambassadors

29/09/2016 | 1:03 pm

President Salva Kiir has received credentials from seven new ambassadors accredited to South Sudan on Wednesday. The seven new ambassadors... Read more.

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South Sudan: a Lesson to the World in How Not to Build a Nation

29/09/2016 | 12:49 pm

There is no standard definition of what makes a country viable as a country. What are the materials, the history, the... Read more.

African passport

AU Passport – Road to United States of Africa?

29/09/2016 | 12:43 pm

One of the key highlights of the 27th Ordinary Session of the African Union Assembly of Heads of State and... Read more.

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East African Nations Urged to Take Advantage of Strong Growth

29/09/2016 | 12:20 pm

Low commodity prices, regional integration and diversification cited as ‘sources of resilience’ East African nations should take advantage of their strong... Read more.

Former Minister of Agriculture, Lam Akol ~ file photo

Infighting among Lam Affiliated Militia Leaves Several Dead

29/09/2016 | 12:13 pm

Militia forces of Younis Okiech who are affiliated with Lam Akol have violently split. The Infighting erupted among the forces... Read more.

South Sudan's rebel leader Riek Machar

U.S. condemns Riek Machar’s Call for War

29/09/2016 | 12:10 pm

The United States has condemned the recent calls by former first vice President Riek Machar for his forces and allies... Read more.

Yau Yau meets Kiir over Khalid Bora

Yau Yau Says Defected General Khalid Bora Has No Forces

28/09/2016 | 2:42 pm

Deputy Minister of Defence and Veteran Affairs General David Yau Yau has downplayed the significance of the defection of his... Read more.

Clooney coffee project in Yei

George Clooney’s Coffee Project in Yei Suspended

28/09/2016 | 2:30 pm

George Clooney supported coffee project in Yei River State has been suspended due to insecurity in the area according to... Read more.

Former deputy of Yau Yau, Gen. Khalid Bora

Former Yau Yau Deputy Declares New Rebellion Against Government

28/09/2016 | 2:25 pm

Gen. Khalid Bora, former deputy head of the SSDM-Cobra Faction has declared new rebellion against the government, citing failure to implement... Read more.

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