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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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Riek and Kiir - South Sudan's top-down disaster

South Sudan’s Top-Down Disaster

25/09/2016 | 11:25 am

THE RESULTS of a two-year investigation into kleptocracy in South Sudan, published this month by a group called the Sentry,... Read more.

George Clooney

George Clooney and the Rot in South Sudan

24/09/2016 | 2:55 pm

Last week, Hollywood star and activist George Clooney,  launched a reportexposing financial corruption among South Sudan’s warring elites. The Sentry report... Read more.

Congolese protest presence of Riek forces.

Congolese Take to the Streets Protesting Presence of Riek’s Forces

24/09/2016 | 12:11 pm

Congolese have taken to streets in towns near Goma to protest relocation of Riek’s forces to their towns. UN relocated... Read more.

Joseph Ayok Anei on Protection Force

Deployment of United Nations Protection Force in Juba

24/09/2016 | 10:57 am

The government of the Republic of South Sudan, in principle, welcomes the deployment of United Nations Protection Force into the... Read more.

Former Minister of Agriculture, Lam Akol ~ file photo

Armed Rebellion, the Quickest Means to Topple Kiir – Lam Akol

24/09/2016 | 10:20 am

Former Minister of Agriculture in the Transitional Government of National Unity (TGoNU), Lam Akol has said armed rebellion is the... Read more.

South Sudan H.E. Mr. Taban Deng Gai Vice-Presiden General Assembly Seventy-first session, 17th plenary meeting General Debate

South Sudan Isn’t a ‘Dumping Place’ for Peacekeepers, FVP Taban Tells UN Assembly

24/09/2016 | 9:31 am

First vice president Taban Deng has dismissed the need for peacekeepers in the country, insisting Thursday that peace has been... Read more.

South Sudan's rebel leader Riek Machar

Riek Machar ‘Not Dead Politically’ – U.N. Peacekeeping Chief Herve Ladsous

24/09/2016 | 9:14 am

The exiled rebel leader Riek Machar “is not dead politically,” United Nations peacekeeping chief Herve Ladsous said on Friday as... Read more.

South Sudan's rebel leader Riek Machar

Down But Not Out: What Riek Machar’s Absence Means for South Sudan’s Peace Process

23/09/2016 | 3:20 pm

By Steven C. Roach One half of the rivalry that has defined South Sudan’s politics since independence is no longer around the... Read more.

SPLA Soldiers

SPLA General Court-Martial Sentences Soldier to Death for July Murder

23/09/2016 | 2:27 pm

SPLA military court sentenced one soldier to death and others to jail terms for crimes including murder, rape and looting... Read more.

Rebel leader Riek Machar

Ethiopian PM Doesn’t Want Riek Machar Back in His Country

22/09/2016 | 7:51 am

The Ethiopian Prime Minister says Riek Machar is no longer welcomed in his country. Mr. Hailemariam told Foreign Policy Magazine... Read more.

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