SOUTH SUDAN IN THE STATE OF DESPAIR

The arrival of the first batch of the regional protection force in South Sudan's Juba(Photo: supplied)

By Daniel Wuor Joak, Sept 23, 2017(Nyamilepedia) —— Since July 8, 2016, when an abortive assassination attempt was unfortunately carried out at Presidential Palace – J1, by President Salva Kiir and his associates against his own deputy Dr. Riek Machar, that later resulted to abrogation of the ACRSS and resumption of the present civil war in the country. As a […]

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WHAT KIND OF PEACE AND THE SO-CALLEDNATIONAL DIALOGUE FOR WHAT IN SOUTH SUDAN

Professor, Ambassador David de Chan (right) with colleagues during a past meeting(Photo: file)

By Professor Amb. David de Chand Ruai, Khartoum, Sudan. Sept 23, 2017(Nyamilepedia) ——– “The 2015 Peace Agreement signed on 17 August 2015 by Dr. Riek Machar in the Ethiopian Capital of Addis-Ababa and signed a fortnight later on 27 August 2015 by Salva Kiir in the South Sudanese Capital of Juba, respectively, remains the “core” and the “crux” of any […]

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NATURAL RESOURCES, VIOLENT CONFLICT, DEATHS OF THE CITIZENS IN LARGE NUMBERS AND ENRICHMENT OF POLITICIANS AMIDST CRISS IN SOUTH SUDAN

A member of COBRA guerrilla who waged war against Salva Kiir government, today majority of COBRA have joined the Juba regime but some are still waging war against Kiir's led SPLM/SSPDF government(Photo: file)

By Daniel Juol Nhomngek, Kampala, Uganda   22 Sept, 2017(Nyamilepedia) —– The Republic of South Sudan is a new country that marked its independence from Sudan in July 2011 following a protracted series of civil wars starting in 1955 and ended in 2005.  The first war began in 1955 and ended in 1972. But, after only eleven years of peace […]

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Open Letter to Ambassador Donald Y. Yamamoto The Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary, Bureau of African Affairs

Ambassador Donald Yamamoto (Credit: Getty Images)

By Stephen Par Kuol, Your Excellency Ambassador Yamamoto: Sept 22, 2017(Nyamilepedia) —— It gives me a profound pleasure to register to Your Excellency that you have made my day with your presentation at US Peace Institute on September 13, 2017.The document entitled, Partnership with Africa: Advancing the Common Interest is timely, diplomatically strong and extremely encouraging. Among other critical issues, my take […]

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CAN NUER-DINKA WUNLIK APPROACH HELP IN SOLVING THE ENDEMIC TRIBAL CONFLICT BETWEEN APUK AND AGUOK?

In the picture are dinka members of SPLA guarding cattles of their resettled dinka community in Western Equatoria...

“When Truth is Denied, Peace Will Not Come” BY DANIEL JUOL NHOMNGEK, KAMPALA, UGANDA. Sept 16, 2017(Nyamilepedia) —– The conflict between Apuk and Aguok has become a major concern not only to the people of Gogrial State but to the whole of South Sudan. The need to get permanent solution has recently prompted authorities to come up with the disarmament […]

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THE KENYAN SUPREME COURT RULING IS AN INDICTMENT AGAINST JOHN KERRY.

Former U.S Secretary of State, John Kerry. making a statement in support of Kenyan election results that were later over turned by the court for irregularities(Photo: file)

BY DR. PETER KOPLING, MD. Sept 15, 2017(Nyamilepedia) ——- The lessons learned from the Kenyan election are profound and deeper than they appear on the surface or rather what the western Media would like to project. Even in the western countries, the citizens are coming to realize the Media houses might be dubbed as free but the question now every […]

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Why Can’t The U.S. Learn To Live With A Nuclear-Armed North Korea?

North Korea leader, Kim Jong Un....

By Nimi Princewill Sept 14, 2017(Nyamilepedia) —— What drives a country into possessing weapons of mass destruction that could kill millions of people, and wipe an entire city off the map in one trip? Power, prestige, or protection? How about we go with pride—and the license to bully? The U.S. is famous for its enviable status of being the first […]

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ALAKIIR MALONG MAY NOT BE THE BIOLOGICAL DAUGHTER OF FORMER ARMY CHIEF OF STAFF, PAUL MALONG AWAN.

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Sept 13, 2017(Nyamilepedia) —– The blocking of the former Army chief of staff, Gen. Paul Malong, from travelling to Kenya for DNA sampling following the death of his daughter Alakiir, essentially saved his dignity from evaporating in thin air as the DNA result might have not only shocked him to the core but also disgraced the entire nation. By report, […]

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Broken Promise: Freedom of Speech is buried alive in South Sudan.

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By James Tot Mathiang, Sept 10, 2017(Nyamilepedia) —– What is freedom mean to South Sudanese after the bitter fruit of civil-war, which began in 1955, and ended in 2005? Two years after the independence, South Sudanese returned to a brutal civil war that resulted in the death of tens of thousands and displacement of over 2 million people across the […]

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Sanctioning and Blacklisting an Attack-Dogs is an Effort in Futility

Gen. James Ajonga Mawut (center) promoted to South Sudan army chief of general staff (Photo/supplied)

By Dak Buoth, 10th September, 2017(Nyamilepedia) —— On this 6th day of September 2017, the US Treasury Department and company had again blacklisted and imposed sanctions on three infamous persons considered to be perpetuating violence for self-aggrandizement in South Sudan. The trio is none other than the Minister of information Makuei Lueth, deputy chief of staff-in- charge of military procurement Malek […]

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