Breaking News: SPLA-IO Overran Ombasi, Gov’t Forces Fled To DRC

Forces of SPLM/A-IO under the leadership of Dr. Riek Machar Teny walking in Bazia, Wau State(Photo: file)

May 19, 2017 (Nyamilepedia) —— The forces loyal to Riek Machar clashed with South Sudan forces in Ombasi in what the rebel commander described as provocative action by the South Sudan army, SPLA-IO deputy spokesperson said in a statement that his forces was in full control of Ombasi yesterday, chasing soldiers of the government to the Democratic Republic of Congo. According […]

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Breaking News: Machar’s Forces Captured Korgulu, Surrounded Yei Town

Maj. Gen. Mabieh Ghar(midle), the Overall Commander of SPLA-IO Division 8 in Yei River State posting for a picture in the past in Northern Upper Nile before transferred to Equatoria(Photo: file)

May 18, 2017 (Nyamilepedia) —— The largest faction of the SPLM/A in Opposition under the direct leadership of the former First Vice President Riek Machar clashed with South Sudan army at Korgulu in Yei, captured it and surrounded parts of Yei town, states a press statement issued by SPLA-IO deputy spokesman Lt Col. Lam Paul Gabriel. Lam claimed SPLA-IO Division 8B […]

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UN Accuses Ukraine Of Supplying South Sudan With Arms

SPLA-IG Chief of Staff, Gen. Paul Malong Awan, timely dispatching his military gunships to unknown location(Photo: file)

 May 14, 2017 (Nyamilepedia) —— Reported by Joseph Oduha of —-The United Nations has accused Ukraine of defying an international embargo on South Sudan and supplying the country with weapons. A report by the UN panel of experts monitoring compliance with the embargo, showed that Ukraine was supplying weapons blamed for perpetuating conflict in the famine-ravaged country. The report cited […]

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Breaking News: Malong Returned To Juba, Demands Not Met

Malong Awan, former army chief landed at Juba airport from Yirol after escaping Juba (Photo/supplied)

  May 13, 2017 (Nyamilepedia) —— Sacked South Sudan army chief has returned to Juba without his demands met, and on arrival appealed to be allowed to return to his home in Aweil. Kiir despatched a high Jieng profile figures to meet Malong in Yirol, Lakes States, it’s in such meetings where Gen. Malong was convinced to return to Juba […]

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Breaking News: Gen. Malong Awan Is Fired As Army Chief, Deputy From His Hometown Takes Over

SPLA-IG Chief of Staff, Paul Malong Awan(Photo: file)

May 09, 2017 (Nyamilepedia) —— South Sudan President Salva Kiir Mayardit has fired army chief of general staff Gen. Paul Malong Awan by a Republican Decree read out on SSBC but the decree cites no reasons for his removal. Malong is replaced by his deputy Lt.Gen. James Ajongo Mawut, SPLA deputy chief of general staff for finance and administration, both […]

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Breaking News: Governor Ismail Konyi Quits Government

A warring faction of SPLA raising weapons after a deadly clash in South Sudan war zones(Photo: file)

May 07, 2017 (Nyamilepedia) —— The Governor of Boma State Sultan Ismail Konyi is reported to have defected from the government, a source that has asked not to be named has disclosed to Nyamilepedia. There are reports of Bor Youth heavily armed by the government to invade the Murle in newly created Boma State, and in the period of two […]

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Breaking: SPLM-IO Retakes Tonga, Several Types Of Military Equipment Captured

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.

May 05, 2017 (Nyamilepedia) —— The SPLM in Opposition under the leadership of former South Sudan First Vice President Riek Machar has retaken the strategic town of Tonga in Upper Nile State,) says SPLM/A(IO spokesperson Brigadier General William Gatjiath Deng. According to Gatjiath, the town was recaptured in a response to the government provocative attacks on the armed opposition. “Thursday […]

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Angelina Teny In Australia For Peace Tour

From right: Mama Angelina Teny, Amb. Stphen Kuol and Hon. Dobuol Wuol (Photo/Nyamilepedia)

April 28, 2017 (Nyamilepedia) —— SPLM/A-IO Internal Security Chief Angelina Teny has arrived in Australia for a peace tour. Angelina, accompanied by SPLM/A-IO national chairperson for external relations Amb. Stephen Par Kuol, is given a heroic reception by South Sudanese communities in Melbourne, Australian, and a huge welcoming party was hosted for her upon arrival. Dobuol Lualweng Wuol, SPLM/A-IO Undersecretary […]

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Kiir Reconstituted Committee for National Dialogue, Nyadeng Garang Among the New members

President Salva Kiir and Bishop Deng Bul in Juba

April 27, 2017 (Nyamilepedia) —— President Salva Kiir has issued a Presidential Order reconstituting a steering committee for national dialogue. According to the Republican Order seen by Nyamilepedia news desk, the new committee for the national dialogue consists of the Leadership (6 members), Members (88 members), External Members (9 members) and Secretariat (6 members). President surprised the nation by appointing […]

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Breaking News: British Envoy Denied Access To Meet Machar in South Africa

Dr. Riek Machar Teny, SPLM/A-IO Leader (Photo/Supplied)

April 17, 2017 (Nyamilepedia) —— The UK Special envoy for South Sudan and Sudan is denied access to meet the Chairman of SPLM/A in Opposition Riek Machar Teny in his residence in South Africa, a reliable source who chose to remain anonymous has informed the Nyamilepedia news desk. Chris Trott, the UK Special envoy for Sudan and South Sudan has […]

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