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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.

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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08/07/2017 | 9:46 am

It’s a troubled country, South Sudan. The newest country in Africa, a very fertile country, it shouldn’t be so troubled.... Read more.

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‘Six years on from independence, people are surviving on water lillies’

08/07/2017 | 9:39 am

UNDER scorching sun, I made several journeys this week in South Sudan aboard a canoe, an effective form of transportation... Read more.

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Ahead of Trump travel ban, two South Sudanese refugee siblings arrive in U.S.

08/07/2017 | 9:31 am

Utah late Thursday welcomed a brother and sister from the South Sudan — a pair advocates say will likely be... Read more.

U.S. and South Sudan

What role can the U.S. play in fixing South Sudan

08/07/2017 | 9:16 am

South Sudan is in crisis. Millions have been displaced by war, the threat of famine looms over the population and warring... Read more.

fighting near Pagak

Fighting near Pagak threatens last remaining rebel stronghold and headquarters

08/07/2017 | 9:06 am

South Sudan’s rebels said a government offensive was pushing toward their main stronghold in the northeast on Friday, as the... Read more.

Kiya Masahiko and Kiir on national dialogue

Japanese ambassador urges Kiir to release political prisoners before the start of National Dialogue

07/07/2017 | 9:55 am

The Japanese ambassador has urged South Sudan’s president to kick start peace talks by releasing political prisoners. Kiya Masahiko met... Read more.

Biel Jock on EAC trade policy

South Sudan seeks linkage to EAC’s Trade Policy – official

07/07/2017 | 9:47 am

South Sudan is in the process of linking its trade policy with the East African Community’s. This is so as... Read more.

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New South Sudan school curriculum to be rolled out by February 2018

07/07/2017 | 9:43 am

The Ministry of General Education and Instruction is in the process of procuring tenders for the development of textbooks, the... Read more.

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‘We cannot let South Sudan slip off the world’s radar’ – Irish aid worker

06/07/2017 | 10:15 am

MORE THAN six million people are struggling to survive in war-torn South Sudan, Concern Worldwide has warned. The aid organisation... Read more.

Children flee South Sudan War

Barefoot and alone, children flee brutal S. Sudan war

06/07/2017 | 10:09 am

Her feet bare and her hometown in flames, Nyadet walked east alone, eating food given to her by strangers and... Read more.

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