Breaking News: South Sudan military plane shot down as war intensifies again

SPLA-IO soldiers laying an ambush on a strategic local in war-torn South Sudan(Photo: file)

24 Jan, 2017 (Nyamilepedia) — The South Sudanese armed opposition (SPLA-IO) has shot down a government military plane over the weekend killing all on board including the pilots and dozens of senior officers on board who where accompanying the military plane. The plane was believed to be transporting weapons and ammunitions to Upper Nile’s strategic town of Nasir as war intensifies […]

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Defected minister says Salva Kiir’s government too corrupt and tribal to fix the country

Local government minister Hon. Loteya after a meeting the main opposition's deputy chairman Hon. Henry Odwar.

18 January, 2017 (Nyamilepedia) — In a new political blow to the government of President Salva Kiir, a new minister from the government of South Sudan Hon. Lokai Iko Loteya who has defected and joined the armed opposition group SPLM-IO lead by Dr Riek Machar has blasted president Kiir’s regime of being too corrupt and too tribal. The Local Government Minister has joined the […]

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Country cannot sacrifice it’s interest for sake of Ethiopia: South Sudan official

Salva Kiir Mayardit (L) being welcomed by Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi on 10th January 2017 [Egyptian Presidency - Handout/Anadolu]

15 January, 2017 (Nyamilepedia) — In a new damning revelation that could jeopardise South Sudan- Ethiopian relations, a senior South Sudanese official in the office of the president has told a Journalist that his country cannot sacrifice it’s interests for others (Ethiopia), saying the recent visit by president Salva Kir to Egypt was an important visit because South Sudan values […]

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Senior SPLM party official blasts President kiir’s govt, says time is over for president

President Salva Kiir whips during a funeral of one of his officials in Juba, South Sudan

08 Jan, 2017 (Nyamilepedia) — A senior SPLM official and former secretary for foreign Affairs in the SPLM ruling party, Mrs. Suzanne Jambo, has blasted president Salva Kiir for what she described as being too tribalist while encouraging nepotism and corruption within the current system, she warned the country could no longer continue in the current direction. In an unexpected move that has […]

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New rebel group formed as instability spreads in South Sudan

a rebel group in South Sudan....

Jan 05, 2017 (Nyamilepedia) — A new rebel group has emerged in South Sudan calling itself the National Resistance Front/Army (NRA) as chaos spreads through the young but war ravaged nation. The new rebel group that has vowed to fight the current government of Salva Kiir until it’s overthrown is believed to be lead by a former commissioner from Yei […]

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Taking a Closer Look At The Controversial 28 States

Salva Kiir' 28 states causing fighting in Malakal...

By Dr Lako Jada Kwajok, May 29, 2016(Nyamilepedia) —— Since the announcement of the presidential establishment order for the creation of 28 new states, the regime and its supporters have maintained the assertion that it was an answer to a popular demand. They sought to sell that  line of argument which is false to foreign entities and individuals with little […]

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Shilluk and its Dinka Neighbors

Malakal Location Map, Upper Nile, South Sudan(Photo:

By Jwothab Othow May 21, 2016(Nyamilepedia) —– Sudan Tribune website published on 15 May 2016 an article by Dr Francis Ayul Yuar titled: “Dinka Padang Borders with Shilluk in Upper Nile”. The article was an attempt to establish that the group of Jieng (Dinka) sections who of late called themselves “Dinka Padang” occupied the eastern bank of the White Nile […]

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Chollo Community Acknowledgment And Appreciation Of JMEC’s Rule Over the “28 States” And The Formation Of The New TGNU

JMEC Chairman, Festus Mogae, welcomed in South Sudan's Upper Nile Statet capital by grieving IDPs(Photo: supplied)

To: Festus G. Mogae, Chairperson of Joint Monitoring and Evaluation Commission, Juba, South Sudan Your Excellency, May 07, 2016(Nyamilepedia) —— We salute you for great effort, which you tirelessly made with your team for the formation of the TGoNU according to the Compromise Agreement that was signed by both parties. You’re authentic and outstanding position, which reiterated that JMEC never […]

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Twic East Community Open Letter To Hon. Philip Aguer Panyang, Governor Of Jonglei State

Philip Aguer Panyang, Governor of Jonglei State created by Establishment Order (Photo: Twic East Community in USA)

From: Twic East Community Representatives To: Hon. Philip Aguer Panyang, Governor of Jonglei State Subject: The Position Of Twic East County In The Ongoing Crisis In The State Of Jonglei Is Declaration Of Pull Out From Jonglei State Legislative Assembly Dear Hon. Governor Philip Aguer,   March 09, 2016(Nyamilepedia) —- On behalf of Twic East Community in South Sudan, East […]

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SPLM-IO Kenya Chapter Elects New Leaders

Officials of the SPLM-IO, Kenya Chapter (Photo/Nyamilepedia).

March 07, 2016(Nyamilepedia) —- SPLM-IO Chapter in Kenya has on Saturday, 5th/03/2016 elected new Country coordinator and deputy. In a successful function chaired by its outgoing coordinator, Hon. Mary Nyabeil Simon, supervised by Amb. Lam Chuol Jock, acting head of mission in Kenya, Justice Simon Maar Reath, Council’s Members voted Hon. Jago Adongjak as Coordinator, and Hon. Anne Nyahok as […]

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