The wasted strength: The case of Aweil community.

Gen. Paul Malong Awan, former South Sudan Chief of General Staff in Yirol after escaping from Juba soon after President Kiir fired him (Photo/extracted)

By Peter Mabior Riiny, Nov 18, 2017(Nyamilepedia) —– It was once alleged that Michael Makuei Lueth, in a conversation with his friends sometimes back, told them that Aweil people claim to be majority but even cows are majority but one person can still slaughter them. I found myself nodding to this unfortunate yet frank utterance. It is indeed depicting the real […]

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By Clement Maring Samuel, Nov 17, 2017(Nyamilepedia) —— The SPLM political detainees (FDS), and SPLM in Government (SPLM-IG) holds to views of achieving peace through reunification of the SPLM party, and through the national dialogue.  In a joint meeting in Cairo from November 14th -16th 2017, the FDs and SPLM-IG deliberated on the implementation of the reunification of SPLM. They […]

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BREAKING NEWS: Former Chief of Staff Gen. Paul Malong Receives Assurance Letter On His Release

Gen. Paul Malong Awan and elders at his residence(Photo credit: Bol D. Meyin)

Nov 14, 2017(Nyamilepedia) — South Sudan’s former Chief of General Staff of the SPLA, Lt. Gen. Paul Malong Awan, has strike a deal with President Kiir Mayardit on his release. According to a letter authored by Dr. Francis Mading Deng, the Deputy Chairman and acting chairman of the “Committee of the Concern Citizens for Peace”, Press Salva Kiir has granted Gen. […]

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“I’m Not Freed To Go” Said Restrained Former Chief of General Staff

Former army chief Gen. Paul Malong Awan Greeting President Salva Kiir, the two men appear in Sentry report as

Nov 12, 2017(Nyamilepedia) — Following controversial reports on his release, the Former Chief of General staff of the SPLA,  Lt. Gen. Paul Malong Awan, has cleared doubts again on whether he has been released or not. Speaking to friends, Gen. Paul Malong reiterates that if he was released as reported by social media he would have gone for a walk around […]

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BREAKING NEWS: SPLA Attacks Local Traders And Loots Food Items, At Least 7 Civilians Killed in Karika Community

South Sudan's SPLA soldiers cheering in celebration. (Photo credit: Samir Bol)

Nov 12, 2017(Nyamilepedia) — South Sudan’s army forces, loyal to president Salva Kiir, attacked a vehicle belonging to a well-known local trader Mr. Silvestor Lengengwa and looted all its content. According to Mr. Silvestor, his truck was ambushed by SPLA soldiers today [on Sunday] at Lanyi of Amadi State at around 2pm, South Sudan local time. Silvestor said his attackers were […]

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Hang Yi (L), Economic and Commercial Counselor at the Chinese Embassy in South Sudan, hands over some of the emergency food aid to Martha Nyamal (2nd R). This food ended up in the hands of government officials who distributed it among themselves(Photo: file)

During 2016 and 2017, the UN said a military campaign by government troops in Wau targeted civilians on ethnic grounds and displaced more than 100,000. UNITED NATIONS Report, Reuters. Nov 12, 2017(Nyamilepedia) -— South Sudan President Salva Kiir’s government is using food as a weapon of war to target civilians by blocking life-saving aid in some areas, United Nations sanctions […]

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Nuer-Dinka sign in the UN camp in SouthSudan, which The Washington Post debates here, is also explained here by the UN: The United Nations has defended the decision to erect the sign as necessary for security and at the request of those seeking help

By Clement Maring Samuel, Nov 11, 2017(Nyamilepedia) —– In October 1964, Gen. Ibrahim Aboud stepped down and gave power to the people to form a civilian caretaker government. Aboud was pressurized to step down following demonstrations in Khartoum because of his inability to fix economic policies of the country and his restriction on political leaders. This spirit of stepping down […]

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NEWS UPDATES: Former Chief of Staff Gen Paul Malong Awan Is NOT Yet Released As Alleged

Malong Awan, meeting Jieng elders sent to him in Yirol, Lakes State, to convince him to return to Juba (Photo/supplied)

Nov 11, 2017(Nyamilepedia) — Latest reports from the South Sudanese capital, Juba, confirmed that the former Chief of General Staff of the SPLA, Lt. Gen. Paul Malong Awan, remains under house arrest with no clear indication that he is free to leave the capital any time soon. A presidential aid contacted by Nyamilepedia confirmed that Gen. Malong is not yet […]

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BREAKING NEWS: South Sudan’s Powerful Warlord Applies For Asylum In IDPs and Refugees Camps

Gen. Paul Malong Awan officially thanking the Ugandan President for contracting his troops to fight in South Sudan(Photo: file)

Nov 8, 2017(Nyamilepedia) — South Sudan’s former powerful army Chief of General Staff, Lt. Gen. Paul Malong Awan, who also commands tens of thousands of Mathiang Anyoor militias, applies for UN protection through the UN Mission in South Sudan. Gen. Malong stressed in his application for asylum that he would prefer to be allowed to go to his hometown of […]

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South Sudan Politicians Call On Parliament To Impeach President Kiir and Reverse Deals That Betray Sovereignty

A caption on Kenyan newspaper urged President Uhuru to intervene to save South Sudan independence from being reversed

Nov 08, 2017(Nyamilepedia) —— Angered by the speech of president Salva Kiir in Kharoum last week South Sudanese politicians, civil rights groups and intellectuals in Diaspora have condemned and called for resignation of Mr. Kiir for making a statement that leaves the young country’s autonomy in jeopardy. Speaking during a corporation agreement meeting chaired by the Sudanese President, Omar Hassan al […]

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