Senior Political Official, Briefing Security Council, Urges Immediate Peace Talks, Compromise to Avert ‘Impending Abyss’ in South Sudan

The UN Security Council during a past panel discussion...

The SECURITY COUNCIL 8030TH MEETING (AM), SC/12965 24 AUGUST 2017, Aug 26th, 2017(Nyamilepedia) —— Noting that “little meaningful progress” had been made in implementing South Sudan’s landmark 2015 peace agreement, a senior United Nations peacekeeping official called on the warring parties today urgently to embark on peaceful negotiations and compromise to “bring the country back from the impending abyss”. El Ghassim […]

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100 Best Things To Do In Norway

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By Jen Miller, Aug 15, 2017(Nyamilepedia) —– Away from the Copacabana beaches and scorching sun, way up in the cold north lies a brilliant gem called Norway. Its basic appeal is simple: it is one of the most beautiful countries in the world. Norway has been called The Land of the Midnight Sun, The Land of Fjords and the Land of Northern […]

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Senators Corker and Coons to Treasury Secretary Mnuchin: Deploy Financial Tools to End Corrupt Behavior of South Sudanese Leaders

U.S Senators Bob Corker, center, and Chris Coons, right, speak with a South Sudanese refugee during a group discussion at the Bidi Bidi refugee settlement in northern Uganda, April 14, 2017.(Photo credit: Justin Lynch/AP)

August 15, 2017(Nyamilepedia) –– In a letter to U.S. Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin, Senate Foreign Relations Committee Chairman Bob Corker (R-TN) and Senator Chris Coons (D-DE) detail the necessary steps the Treasury Department should take on South Sudan to “cut off the free flow of resources to the political and military elites, their families and associates.” The Enough Project applauds Senators Corker […]

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The developing nations don’t need more handouts, they need roads!

Danielle Bond, Head of Marketing & Communications, Aurecon(Photo: profile)

By Danielle Bond, Aurecon, Aug 15, 2017(Nyamilepedia) —– In Aurecon’s latest Just Imagine blog post, Portia Derby argues that whether asphalt or digital, if you want to connect people and unearth entrepreneurial talent, start by building a road. It’s time to take a leaf from history and remember what it means to build a nation. Blog excerpt: “If you build it, they […]

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Settlement in South Sudan to temporarily relieve Salva Kiir.

Members of Jieng Council of Elders form a new political party, the Republican party of South Sudan(Photo: file)

New Arab Khartoum 8 August 2017, August 11, 2017(Nyamilepedia) —– South Sudan is heading for a peace settlement by forming a transitional government preparing for early elections next year. This resolution came after persuading South Sudan’s incumbent, President Silva Kiir Mayardit, to voluntarily relinquish power temporarily. According to sources from the south Sudanese government and another in Ethiopia, close to […]

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Kenyan Election: NASA Candidate, Raila Odinga, Rejects 2017 Election Results

Kenyan opposition leader Raila Odinga, the presidential candidate of the National Super Alliance NASA(Photo: file)

WE GOT THEM: NASA PRESIDENTIAL CAMPAIGN SECRETARIAT BRIEFING ON THE 2017 PRESIDENTIAL ELECTION Fellow Kenyans, Ladies and Gentlemen, August 9, 2017(Nyamilepedia) —–  This election was not always about me. Throughout my travels across the country, I have felt the conviction that it was about the deepest values, which bind us as a nation. I therefore would not be motivated to […]

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BREAKING: South Sudan Rebels Claim To Have Recaptured Maiwut and Pagak Strongholds

South Sudan's SPLA soldiers cheering in celebration. (Photo credit: Samir Bol)

August 8, 2017(Nyamilepedia) ——- Fighting for almost a month in defense of their strongholds, South Sudan’s rebels, the SPLM/A in Opposition tactically withdrew from Pagak headquarters on Sunday evening, according to the spokesmen, however, the rebels claim to have retaken both Pagak and Maiwut within the last 24 hours. “Sincerely, we were attacked by the government forces yesterday in Pagak, […]

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Right body calls on Kenyan for peaceful elections in Kenya

ODM leader Raila Odinga shakes hands with President Uhuru Kenyatta during the late former Cabinet Minister(Photo: file)

PRESS RELEASE, By Ter Manyang Gatwech Kampala. 4th August 2017(Nyamilepedia) —– The International Youth for Africa (IYA) wishes Kenyan democratic and peaceful elections while electing new office bearers for the next five years. The Kenyan Constitution states that there will be a general election on the second Tuesday on 8th August, 2017.    IYA calls upon the Presidential candidates to urge […]

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Message of congratulations to newly appointed United States Ambassador to South Sudan Thomas J. Hushek

Thomas J. Hushek, of Wisconsin, to be the next US ambassador to Republic of South Sudan(Photo: file)

Dear Ambassador Thomas, August 4, 2017(Nyamilepedia) —— Please accept my congratulations for your timely appointment as a new United States Ambassador to South Sudan. Your appointment is a clear indication that President Donald Trump and the entire new United States Government   is concerned and serious about the current situation in South Sudan and the suffering of South Sudan people. I […]

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MEMBERS OF SOUTH SUDAN YOUTH FORUM IN UGANDA ON NATIONAL DIALOGUE (SSYFUND) AGREED TO HOLD A PRESS CONFERENCE

Bor youth protest visit of First Vice President(Photo: file)

PRESS RELEASE, August 4th, 2017(Nyamilepedia) ——- SSYFUND is an independent and respected South Sudanese youth organization in Uganda have today (04/08/2017) agreed that they will hold a press conference on August 09, 2017. The time and venue will be communicated next week on Monday 07, 2017. The leadership of South Sudanese women, communities and other individual South Sudanese in Uganda […]

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