South Sudan: Save the Children’s Country Director Condemns Killing of Humanitarian Workers

Peter Walsh, Save the Children’s Country Director in South Sudan(Photo: file)

March 29, 2017(Nyamilepedia) —— In response to the recent and tragic killing of six aid workers in South Sudan, Peter Walsh, Save the Children’s Country Director in South Sudan, said: “Save the Children strongly condemns the killing of six aid workers over the weekend, one of whom worked for a Save the Children-partner organisation, which provides critical child protection to […]

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Ugandan president, Yoweri Museveni(Photo: file)

By Tugul Nyak Diew, March 28, 2017(Nyamilepedia) —— South Sudan, the world youngest nation has witnessed unprecedented challenges ranging from war, corruption, nepotism, and famine since its creation on July 9, 2011, but the international community, especially the United Nations with the support of the United States has used the wrong medicine, the so called Inter-Governmental Authority on Development (IGAD), which made […]

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Taban’s Camp Declared Nonexistent In Ruweng

Current South Sudan's First Vice President Taban Deng Gai

March 28, 2017(Nyamilepedia) —— A faction of SPLM-IO under the leadership of First Vice President Taban Deng Gai is hit by another defection in Parieng, Ruweng State in former Unity State. We have collectively resigned from the SPLM-IO and joined the SPLM-IG under the leadership of Cde Salva Kiir Mayardit for the sake of peace and stability in our country, […]

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Amnesty International Urges Kiir To Release Prisoners Under NSS Detention Centres

South Sudan President Salva Kiir opens his hands to God during a prayer service in Juba. Despite they pray on occassions, they also ordain fighting as a solution to the conflict(Photo: file)

March 28, 2017(Nyamilepedia) —— World’s human rights agency Amnesty International has written to President Kiir urging him to release all prisoners detained by National Security Service in various NSS compounds. In a letter dated 28 March 2017 and addressed directly to Kiir, a copy seen by Nyamile newsdesk, signed by written by Salil Shetty, Secretary General of Amnesty International warned […]

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New Zealand: SPLM/A Representative Condemns IGAD For Taking Side in South Sudan Conflict

IGAD leaders during their last meeting in Nairobi, Kenya, March 2017(Photo: file)

Press Statement, By Gatluak Pal Chuol SPLM/A-IO Representative to New Zealand, March 28, 2017(Nyamilepedia) —— The office of the Representative of the SPLM/A-IO to New Zealand has strongly condemned the position of IGAD 30th Extra-ordinary Summit of the Assembly of Heads of State and Government held on March 25, 2017 in Nairobi, Kenya. The Nairobi Communique of the Summit of […]

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Breaking News: South Sudan government forces killed Two Men of God in Greater Mundri Counties.

Bishops helping President Salva Kiir sins he has done while fighting continued in Ayod County, Yuai and Torit(Photo: file)

          March 28, 2017(Nyamilepedia) —– The South Sudan government army currently residing in Lui Secondary School, went to Miri Mudududu Sub Parish and killed the Lay reader of Episcopal Church of South Sudan Diocese of Lui Simon Tata Wilson Wuye, whom they found cleaning the Church compound in preparation for Sunday Service. Another group of the […]

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JMEC condemns the killing of aid workers and calls for a thorough, independent investigation into the attack

JMEC Chairman, Festus Mogae meets Salva Kiir at his Palace(Photo: JMEC)

By Mohamed Adow, Juba, South Sudan March 28, 2017(Nyamilepedia) —– The Joint Monitoring and Evaluation Commission (JMEC) is outraged and deeply saddened by the killing of six humanitarian workers on Saturday March 25 2017 and would like to present its deepest condolences to the families of those killed in the attack. “JMEC strongly condemns the killings of the innocent humanitarian […]

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The political Dilemmas In South Sudan: Between Ethnicity and Legitimacy

Maj. Gen. Hon. Oyet Nathaniel Pierino, a founding member of SPLM/A-IO and leading commander of SPLA-IO forces in Imatong State(Photo: supplied)

  By Hon. Oyet Nathaniel Pierino  Torit, South Sudan, March 28, 2017(Nyamilepedia) —— All political societies primitive or modern are composed of invariably smaller societies of different types. What matters is where citizens locate their loyalties. By nature, a man places his loyalty and will to himself and his means of existence; family, then to the lineage, clan, tribe, ethnic group […]

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SPLA-IO Captures Kajo-Keji Town, Rescued Prisoners!

SPLA-IO rebel forces pose with vehicles and equipments captured from Darfur rebels fighting along side forces loyal to President Salva Kiir in Western Bahr El Ghazal.

  Monday, March 27, 2017(Nyamilepedia) —- A heavy fighting between the warring factions of SPLA from 6Am this morning, March 27, 2017, in Kajo-Keji has resulted in many casualties and swapping of prisoners of war. According to SPLA-IO spokesman, Col. William Gatjiath Deang, the rebels have freed at least 12 prisoners from government detention camps but captured and detained 14 […]

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Equatoria Sector Commander Lt. Gen. John Jok Gai Calls On IO Supporters To Slow Down on Lt. Gen. Thomas Cirillo Swaka

Lt. Gen. John Jok Gai walking with Lt. Gen. Simon Gatwech Dual after their arrival in Juba in 2016. Gen. Jok resumed operations in July 2016 and continued to lead SPLA-IO in Central Equatoria(Photo: file)

March 26, 2017(Nyamilepedia) —– The Commander of SPLM/A-IO General Headquarters of Equatoria Region, Lt. Gen. John Jok Gai, held a meeting with Lt. Gen. Thomas Cirillo Swaka, the former deputy Chief of Staff of SPLM/A-IG for logistic, and wants to clarify the position of Gen. Cirillo. “This serves to inform all South Sudanese in the country and the diaspora that Lt. […]

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