Three IDPs Killed In South Sudan Capital


May 28, 2015(Nyamilepedia) — Three internally displaced persons, who left the UN Base (POC) in the capital, Juba, last weekend were found dead on Monday morning. According to an insider in South Sudan Security Service, who declined to be named due to sensitivity of the case, the three IDPs, who were identified to be from Nuer ethnic group, were found […]

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Former Unity State’s Education Minister calls for Humanitarian Assistance to Affected Communities in Unity State

Former Commissioner and Minister of Education, Gai Jock Deang, calls for humanitarian assistance in the county(Photo: file)

May 28th, 2015- (Nyamilepedia) — In an Interview with the former Commissioner of Payinjiar County, who also served as the Education Minister for the State Government, Peter Gai Jock Deang, calls for humanitarian assistance to the affected communities of Nyal and Taiyar that were attacked by the governments forces of Salva Kiir and Sudanese militias earlier this month. In an […]

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Currency collapse, famine loom as fighting continues in South Sudan

A man displaying South Sudanese pound...

By Nancy Fleming May 24, 2015(Nyamilepedia) — Experts are warning South Sudan may soon see a currency collapse, as high inflation cripples the country. This comes as fighting continues between government and rebel forces around South Sudan’s last remaining functioning oil fields. The African Union on Sunday demanded sanctions and an arms embargo be imposed on South Sudan’s warring leaders, […]

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Top UN official in South Sudan Urges Accountability For Human Rights Violations

South Sudan's President Salva Kiir (R) addresses a news conference at the Presidential Palace in capital Juba December 16, 2013.

May 24, 2015(Nyamilepedia) –– The United Nations Special Representative for South Sudan, Ellen Margrethe Løj, has urged accountability and justice for those responsible for gross human rights violations committed as a result of South Sudan’s continuing fighting. The announcement came as Ms. Løj completed a visit to a protection-of-civilians (PoC) site run by the UN Mission in South Sudan (UNMISS) […]

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More Government Officials Killed In South Sudan

Series of reports from three states report death of their county commissioners as a results of ambushes and other clashes in the states(Photo: file)

May 22, 2015(Nyamilepedia) —  Latest reports from three states of South Sudan indicate that more than five government officials have been killed within the last three days. According to reports from Nyal administrative headquarters, and Rumbek North county, the two government commissioners of the neighboring states, together with other government officials, have been killed in an ambush following the latest […]

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Over 400 Chinese oil workers evacuated from South Sudan

Screen Shot 2015-05-22 at 4.43.52 AM, May 22, 2015(Nyamilepedia) — More than 400 Chinese oil workers have been evacuated from South Sudan due to growing violence. This comes after South Sudanese rebels on Wednesday claimed their forces had taken control of great parts of the Foluj oilfield. The refinery is located about 10 kilometers from the main Paloch oil fields in Upper Nile State, where […]

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War On Paloch Oilfields!

Global Witness: South Sudan government must cease oil deals for the interest of South Sudan people. Deals during conflicts only benefit the investors and influence wars(Photo: file)

May 21, 2015(Nyamilepedia) — SPLM/SPLA forces have converged around Paloch oilfields – Adar (Upper Nile) state – from different directions to capture the oilfields from pro-Salva Kiir forces any time soon. The leadership of the Movement therefore renews strong advice to any remaining oil worker in Paloch to evacuate for safety reasons. We have learnt with disbelief that the government, […]

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South Sudan: Rebels Captured 3 Tanks in Panyinjiar, Unity State!

South Sudan's army, or the SPLA, soldiers load a Soviet-made T-72 tank into a truck in Halop, Unity state, April 24, 2012.   REUTERS/Goran Tomasevic (SOUTH SUDAN - Tags: POLITICS CIVIL UNREST MILITARY)

May 21, 2015(Nyamilepedia) — Latest reports from Unity State allege that a battalion of South Sudan army has suffered another major defeats in Payinjiar headquarters in Unity State. According to James Gatdet Dak, Machar’s spokesperson, “the remnants were repulsed and ran back in disarray.” “In southern part of Lich (Unity) state, on Thursday our forces destroyed a full battalion of […]

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A Ukrainian Pilot Feared Dead in South Sudan Oil Fields!

Chopper-South Sudan

May 21, 2015(Nyamilepedia) — A Ukrainian pilot is feared dead among the crew of a South Sudan government helicopter that was gunned down yesterday by the Opposition forces near the main oil fields in Melut. “SPLM/SPLA is hereby announcing that its forces have shot down another helicopter gunship on Wednesday in Melut town, South Sudan.” said James Gatdet Dak, the […]

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Government Troops Incurred Massive Losses In Defense of Oil Fields in Upper Nile State ~ Agwelek!

Light artillery-ARP-7 unit of SPLA-IO runs towards the enemy  in Upper Nile state. The allied white army lack military training of using big guns but they are good at shooting and chasing the enemy(Photo: file)

May 20, 2015(Nyamilepedia) — Counting their losses and gains at a break at the newly established Tangrial oil refinery site, the combined oppositions led by Brig. Gen. Paromi Angui of SPLA-Agwelek and Brig. Gen. Simon Diang Duoth of SPLA-IO were shocked by the type of weapons they captured in a government warship along the River Nile in Tangrial. According to […]

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