IGAD deploys troops to South Sudan

July 8, 2014(Addis Ababa) — In March this year, the Intergovernmental Authority on Development, IGAD agreed to deploy a regional force to South Sudan. Kenya, Rwanda and Ethiopia pledged to contribute to the mission. The first battalion from Ethiopia has already arrived in South Sudan. The deployment of three battalions from the east African states was approved by the UN […]

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IOC provides hope and opportunity to youth in South Sudan

July 8, 2014(Olympic – Nanjing) — In keeping with the International Olympic Committee (IOC)’s continued support of the athletes and fledgling sports movement of South Sudan, the IOC Executive Board today agreed to provide an additional place at the 2nd Summer Youth Olympic Games in Nanjing in 2014 for one South Sudanese athlete in athletics. This decision was taken with […]

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Conflict Alert: Halting South Sudan’s Spreading Civil War

July 8, 2014(Juba, Brussels) — The war between the Sudan Peoples’ Liberation Movement/Army (SPLM/SPLA) government and the Sudan Peoples’ Liberation Movement/Army in Opposition (SPLM/A-IO) that began in Juba in December and spread to the three Greater Upper Nile states (Jonglei, Upper Nile and Unity) is in danger of escalation, including more atrocities and famine. As Crisis Group warned in April, […]

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Dozens of children buried in Bentiu

July 8, 2014(Bentiu) — Gravediggers in South Sudan say they have buried over 200 people in a displaced camp in Bentiu over the past few months, most of them children. Every day several children are usually buried, having died of disease or malnutrition. A journalist reporting for the Dutch radio station Radio EenVandaag, said that the children are buried near […]

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Civilians targeted in attacks by government troops in Unity state: rebels

July 7, 2014 (KAMPALA) – South Sudanese rebels have accused government troops of killing 37 civilians and setting fire to 437 houses in attacks on South Sudan’s Unity state over the weekend. The attacks occurred in Riak and Mankien payams (districts) in Mayom county between Friday and Saturday. State MP Peter Dak Khan, who has taken up arms against the […]

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South Sudan Official Orders Curfew Violators to be Shot Dead

July 7, 2014(JUBA) — South Sudan InteriorMinisterAleuAyienyAleu said Monday that anyone who violates the curfew in the capital is a criminal and security officers are under orders to shoot them dead.”It is only witches who move at night,” he said.”They steal and kill our people… Shoot them. We have to strike hard to stop this problem, so now, even civilians […]

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South Sudan: CORRUPTION IN THE OFFICE OF THE PRESIDENT

The office of the president has had cases of corruptions in the past.(Photo: BBC Hardtalk youtube)

By Dr Thon Awan, July 7, 2014(Nyamilepedia) — Unabashedly, the office of the president is increasingly becoming synonymous with rampant corruption and egregious incompetence. As the President grapples with restoring peace, order and tranquility to the nation after the aborted coup attempt of the 15 December 2013, his closest aides, are hell bent on the belief that its the endgame […]

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Demand for Eastern Nuer MPs from Upper Nile State to resign from National and state Parliament

    Nasir Community Association of Australia Inc.: P.O.BOX 7156, Dadenong Vic 3175 CAN: A0041339B ABN: 44356884214 Date Tuesday 17th June 2014 This letter is directly address to all Nuers MPs from National and State parliament of South Sudan, particularly in Upper Nile State. Ladies and Gentlemen. July 7, 2014(Nyamilepedia) — On behalf of Nasir Community Association in Victoria, Australia, […]

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GRECOR Public Press: The Maridi Incident!

GRECOR Public Statement, July 5, 2014 July 5, 2014(Nyamilepedia) — South Sudan has reached a point of no return when soldiers became the Judges, prosecutors and executors at the same time but we already know that. This is not news to the people of South Sudan for what happened in Maridi was not an isolated incident. People of South Sudan […]

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Responses Press Released By Greater Twic East Youth

Greater Twic East Youth in USA response to recently released article by Jangdit Dengajok The article was posted on social media like Facebook and PaanLuel Wel blog, posted June 21, 2014 July 5, 2014(Nyamilepedia) — Before we start to response to that article, we would like to inform our Twic East Community citizens living in our motherland of South Sudan […]

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