Former Ambassador Lol Gatkuoth Expresses his Gratitudes!

May 11, 2014(Nyamilepedia) — Amb. Ezekiel Lol Gatkouth expresses his gratitude for the first time since mid December. Lol and more than 16 other politicians were implicated in December for political reasons, alleged as a military coup. The 17 senior politicians and other stakeholders held a press conference on December 6, 2013, in which they exposed the government of Salva […]

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South Sudan Government Lacks Control of its Army, Multiple Violations of Truce Alleged!

May 11, 2014(Nyamilepedia) — South Sudan’s SPLM [in opposition] accuses the government of violating the recently signed peace agreement. A report released by Brig.Gen. Lul Ruai Koang, the military spokesperson for SPLA [in opposition], accuses the government of attacking their positions in multiple fronts despite the peace agreement signed in Addis Ababa by the two leaders. The allied governments troops […]

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What Does the IGAD Peace Agreement Means to South Sudan?

May 10 (Nyamilepedia) — The South Sudanese leaders, Salva Kiir Mayardit and Dr. Riek Machar Teny, unexpectedly reached an agreement within a few hours in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, on Friday. The leaders have agreed to form an inclusive interim government of national unity, draft a permanent constitution, reconcile the South Sudanese, implement critical reforms and guide the country to new elections. […]

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Breakthrough: Machar and Kiir Agree on Forming An Inclusive Interim Government

May 9, 2014(Nyamilepedia) — Reports from Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, confirm that Dr. Riek Machar and Pres. Salva Kiir have reached an agreement to stop military offensives and form an inclusive interim government. The parties have agreed to form an inclusive transitional national government that will include other political parties in the country. The Minister of Foreign Affairs and IGAD Mediators […]

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Diplomat says IGAD force will not protect South Sudan’s oil

May 08, 2014(JUBA) — Sudan’s deputy ambassador in South Sudan says the proposed East African IGAD force in South Sudan will protect only ceasefire monitors and has no other purpose, suggesting that the force would not be involved in defending oil fields as was earlier reported. In an interview with Radio Tamazuj today, Ambassador Magdi Ahmed Mofadal reiterated the Sudanese […]

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Is there any future or hope to the survivors of the senseless crisis in South Sudan?

By Lual Magok, Opinion May 08, 2014(Nyamilepedia) — The ongoing crisis and hostilities engulfing the Republic of South Sudan , has recall the whole world and the people of the South Sudan to what the Arab ( Northerners ) used to apply as an scapegoat that Junubien or southerners will not be able rule themselves or the south led by […]

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Despite Sanctions Gatdet Can’t Accept Ceasefire Without Legitimate Documents

May 07, 2014(Nyamilepedia) — The notorious fierce fighter, Maj. Gen. Peter Gatdet Yaka has told the BBC that he can’t put down his gun, unless presented with a truthful truce. Gatdet swiftly seized his home town of Bentiu in mid April from the government troops capturing and killing many government soldiers, who hesitated to surrender. Some generals like Carlo Kuol, […]

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South Sudan troops in disputed Abyei threaten peace

The NCP’s new presidential assistant, Ibrahim Ghandour, has made a series of positive remarks towards opposition leaders ST|Nyamilepedia)

By Ian Timberlake, Abdelmoneim Abu Idris Ali AFP March 28, 2014 (Khartoum) – A top aide to Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir says the presence of South Sudanese troops in the disputed border area of Abyei threatens peace less than three years after the two countries split. In an interview with AFP, presidential assistant Ibrahim Ghandour said peace was possible by […]

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South Sudan: Bilateral agreements or marriages of convinience?

Analysis. March 27, 2014(Nyamilepedia) — Apparently, the South Sudanese officials are on despondency and despair campaign to marry off the world’s newest nation for military might. South Sudan became independent in 2011 after over fifty years of civil wars, which claimed over 4 millions lives. Despite the war was physically fought by the Sudanese on the battlefields, many countries, if […]

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Breaking news: South Sudan rebels bomb UPDF tanks, 250 soldiers killed


UPDF spokesperson Lt. Col. Paddy Ankunda January 17, 2014 [KAMPALA] — Dr. Riek Machar rebels fighting to overthrow the government of Salva Kiir in Juba have bombed three tanks of Uganda’s army UPDF and in the process killed over 250 soldiers at Bor and Malakal. The city of Malakal fell in the hands of rebels on Friday and many of […]

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