Trump to Send UN Envoy to South Sudan, Congo

US President said he will send his U.N. envoy Nikki Haley to South Sudan and the Democratic Republic of Congo.(Photo: UN Assembly)

Sept 20, 2017(Nyamilepedia) —– U.S. President Donald Trump has told African leaders he will send his U.N. envoy Nikki Haley to South Sudan and the Democratic Republic of Congo. “We’re closely monitoring and deeply disturbed by the ongoing violence in South Sudan and in the Congo,” Trump said in a lunch meeting Wednesday with African leaders on the sidelines of […]

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Is there peace to celebrate in International Peace Day?

A banner image of Salva Kiir, Riek Machar Teny and Wanni Igga shortly before Machar returns to Juba in April 2016(Photo: file)

By Tito Anthony, Sept 20, 2017(Nyamilepedia) —— This year 2017 the International Peace Day is in the same year as 6th anniversary of the independent of the Republic of South Sudan, offering a chance to honor the contribution of the South Sudanese citizens who proudly vote for their independent in exercising the rights of self-determination. South Sudan today independent but it […]

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U.S. EXTENDS TEMPORARY PROTECTED STATUS FOR SOUTH SUDANESE NATIONALS

US President, Donald J. Trump reads a letter he believes to be perfect but whether it is implementable or not remains a consent(Photo: file)

By Jerry Owilli, September 19, 2017(Nyamilepedia) —– The United States has extended temporary protected status (TPS) for South Sudanese until mid-2019, the Department of Homeland Security said in a statement. Temporary protected status allows nationals of countries facing armed conflict or major natural disasters, who are already in the United States, to temporarily remain and work there. “Acting Secretary of […]

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BREAKING: South Sudan Officials At Mombasa Port Accused of Smuggling Illegal Substance Into Kenya

Kenyan police intercepting ELISHA OTIENO with a bhang haul worth over Sh3 million in Migori District(Photo: cable 08NAIROBI2671)

Sept 17, 2017(Nyamilepedia) —– Two South Sudan’s custom officials at Mombasa Port in Kenya are accused of aiding smuggling of illegal substance and helping Kenyan traders avoid paying millions of Kenya Shillings in taxes to Kenya Revenue Authority. A latest investigation, shared with Nyamilepedia by private investigators, Joe and Davis, who prefer to be known by their first names due […]

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A REQUEST TO MEETING THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES

Human rights activist, Simon Deng, is pictured after he completed his 300-mile (483 km) walk from the United Nations in New York to the Capitol Building in Washington, April 5, 2006(Photo: REUTERS/Jason Reed)

President United States of America 1600 Pennsylvania Ave NW Washington , DC 20500 Dear President Donald J. Trump, Sept 16, 2017(Nyamilepedia) —– South Sudan, the land of my birth, is not only the world’s newest nation, but also the only country in Africa that is currently blocking Islamic extremism from flooding southward to overtake the entire continent. Without US engagement, […]

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The International Youth for Africa Calls on U.S Government to imposed Arms Embargo on South Sudan

A south sudan government tank that was recently captured in Kuek, Northern Upper Nile(Photo: file)

Press release, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania September 10, 2017 (Nyamilepedia) —– The International Youth for Africa (IYA), a human rights organization based in Kampala, calls on U.S government to impose arms embargo on South Sudan rather than sanctioning of individuals. According to Ter Manyang Gatwech, the Executive Director of IYA, sanctioning of individuals will impose less impacts on the overall […]

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The Role Of Youth in Peace Building in our Society

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By Ter Manyang Gatwech, IYA Executive Director, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania   September 10, 2017 (Nyamilepedia)—– The increasing participation of youths in violent activities in South Sudan in recent times is a source of worry to both policy-makers and leaders alike. Most violent activities, ranging from armed robbery, gender –based violence, human rights violations, cultism, rape, street fighting, cattle riding, […]

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“If He Was a Nuer Captain, I Would be Worried” Salva Kiir Downplays Gen. Paul Malong Awan Rebellion

Former army chief Gen. Paul Malong Awan Greeting President Salva Kiir, the two men appear in Sentry report as

Sept 9, 2017(Nyamilepedia) —– On May 8th 2017, the former Chief of Staff of SPLA-IG, Gen Paul Malong Awan was sacked through a live broadcast that was announced on National Television. Upon hearing the news, the bitterly disgruntled general promptly assembled his loyal troops comprising of 18 generals and armed them with tanks, ammunition and armored vehicles. Gen. Malong headed […]

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Full Statement: Treasury Targets South Sudanese Government Officials and Related Companies for Continued Destabilization

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U.S. Department of the Treasury Office of Public Affairs EMBARGOED UNTIL 1:30 PM EDT: SEPTEMBER 6, 2017 Press Release: September 6, 2017 Contact: Treasury Public Affairs, (202) 622-2960 OFAC Designates Three Individuals and Three Related Companies for Destabilizing Activities, and FinCEN Issues Advisory Alerting Financial Institutions to Potential South Sudanese Corruption Sept 6th, 2017(Nyamilepedia) —–– Today, the U.S. Department of the […]

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BREAKING – U.S. Sanctions Senior South Sudanese Generals, Top Officials and their Networks

South Sudan regime spokesman and Minister of Information and Broadcasting Michael Makuei Lueth captured on camera threatening to expel Joint Monitoring and Evaluation Commission from South Sudan(Photo: file)

September 6, 2017 (Nyamilepedia) –– Today, the U.S. Treasury Department’s Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) sanctioned three major South Sudanese leaders, placing Deputy Chief of Defense Staff Lieutenant General Malek Reuben Riak, General Paul Malong, and Information Minister Michael Makuei Lueth, as well as three companies linked to them on its Specially Designated Nationals (SDN) List. The Treasury Department’s Financial Crimes Enforcement Network (FinCen) also […]

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