RRC Director Peter Gatkuoth Killed in South Sudan Capital, Juba

Late Peter Malith Gatkuoth was RRC Director for Communication. He was killed by "unknown gunmen" at his residence on November 17th leaving behind a wife and a young daughter (Photo: profile)

Nov 22, 2017(Nyamilepedia) —– Peter Malith Gatkuoth, a South Sudanese national who worked for Relief and Rehabilitation Commission(RRC), was attacked and killed at his residence in the capital Juba, South Sudan. Peter Malith, who was identified as Peter Nyale by the RRC, was shot dead at night on November 17th by “unknown gunmen” in the capital, Juba. “With deep sorrow, […]

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“No Peace, No Oil” ~ Unity State Military Governor Warns President Salva Kiir

Brig. Gen. Tor Tungwar Kueiguong during his inauguration ceremony in Khartoum, Sudan.(Photo: file)

Nov 22, 2017(Nyamilepedia) —– Responding to a recent visit by South Sudan government delegation led by his His Excellency President Salva Kiir Mayardit to Khartoum, Sudan, a military governor of SPLM/A in Opposition for Lich State regrets any promise to resume oil production in Unity State without their consent. Speaking to us from his mobile office at the front line, […]

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Lich State Military Governor Relieves State Secretary for Agriculture , Forestry and Animal Resources

Brig. Gen. Tor Tungwar Kueiguong, the military governor of Lich State(center) with senior SPLM/A-IO leaders including Lt. Gen. Koang Chuol Ranley during Tungwar's inauguration in Khartoum, Sudan(Photo: file)

Nov 22, 2017(Nyamilepedia) —– Latest reports from South Sudan’s Lich State confirms that the recently appointed Military Governor of the SPLM/A in Opposition, Brigadier General Tor Tungwar Kueiguong, has relieved Hon Dak Hoth Dong, the State Secretary for Agriculture, Forestry and Animal Resources. Speaking from a mobile office at the front line in Lich, formerly Unity State, Brig. Gen. Tor […]

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BREAKING: Amadi State Governor Prevents Humanitarian Access To Greater Mundri Counties As Rebels Fear Chemical Weapon Attack On Their Position

A WFP-operated helicopter in South Sudan. (Photo: WFP/George Fominyen)

Nov 21, 2017(Nyamilepedia) — Four humanitarian organizations who requested for permission today to go to Bari, Garia and Bangolo starting from November 21, 2017 to conduct humanitarian needs assessment among the civilian population living in SPLA/M IO controlled areas were denied permit by the governor of Amadi State Col. Joseph Ngere Paciko. According to SPLA/M IO supporters inside Mundri town, the governor […]

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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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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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