Youth Raid Cattle and Rob Trucks Along Wau-Tonj Road!

Many of South Sudan's intercommunal feuds mostly involved cattles and land. In the picture a dinka population which has found an haven in Equatorian region are believe to be a major to the locals who claim land grabbing, destruction of their crops and property of the pastoralists' cattle(Photo: file)

  April 11, 2016(Nyamilepedia) —– At least 50, 000 South Sudanese Pound and cattle have been raided within the last two days on Wau-Tonj road by unknown gunmen. Frustrated by the repeated incidents, Joseph Ungom Aken, the Chairman of youth in Mapel condemn the incidents in the strongest terms possible. Reporting to Nyamilepedia today, Ungom confirmed that the unknown gunmen, whom […]

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Breaking News: Heavy Fighting in Gangura, South Sudan

Photo shows Spla -Juba Tanks destroyed in Shelling combats in 2014 by SPLA-IO forces in Upper Nile, South Sudan(Photo: supplied/Nyamilepedia)

Jan 21, 2016(Nyamilepedia) —- A heavy fighting near the capital of South Sudan’s Western Equatoria State capital, Yambio, has caused panic and tension in the capital. Sources from the town of Gangura in Western Equatoria confirmed that a heavy fighting began in Gangura, near Yambio, at around 2Am between SPLA-Juba forces and the Arrow Boys but has now escalated to […]

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Fighting In Yambio Left Government Soldiers Dead.

An SPLA soldier, shot in Malakal clusters earlier this year, dragged by his colleagues to safety.(Photo: past files)

Jan 06, 2016(Nyamilepedia) —- Reports from Saura village near Yambio indicate that South Sudan government troops have incurred serious casualties in their latest assaults on arrow boys, an equatorian based local defense that has been battling Salva Kiir’s regime in the states of Equatoria. According to the local residents, Arrow Boys withdrew from Saura on Monday after hours of fighting […]

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South Sudan: Warring Factions Fight For Control of Territories In Norther Upper Nile

Gen. JOSEPH GAI GATLUAK (Left), Gen. JOHN MABIEH GHAR (middle) and Col. Nyot Puok (Right) poses for a photo yesterday at KHOR BOMA, MANYO COUNTY 12/3/2015

Dec 10, 2015(Nyamilepedia) — Despite permanent ceasefire agreement, signed in August this year, the rival forces of South Sudan’s SPLA continue to battle for territories in oil-rich Upper Nile state. According to latest reports from Northern Upper Nile, the government has attacked SPLA-IO territories in Owech payam yesterday morning, however, the rebels claim to have repulsed the attacks. “Today around […]

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SPLM/SPLA Chairman Reappoints National Committees

Machar and US Ambassador to South Sudan H.E Mary Catherine . 2015-09-03 at 5.55.28 AM

Dec 08, 2015(Nyamilepedia) — South Sudan’s former Vice President and the chairman of SPLM/SPLA in armed opposition, Dr. Riek Machar Teny, has reshuffled the national committees for Public Enterprise, National Security and Defense, Land, Labor and Environment, and National Resource Management. While Dr. Machar appoints Cde Anjelina Teny to lead the national committee for National Security and Defense, he appoints […]

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South Sudan Government Dispatches Reinforcements To Normalize Uprising In Equatorian States

A unite of SPLA [Juba] leave Juba for deployment on Nov 23, 2015(Photo: supplied)

Nov 24, 2015(Nyamilepedia) —- In response to over two weeks clashes between the army and the “arrow boys” in Western and Eastern Equatoria, South Sudan army headquarters in Juba  dispatched over 200 soldiers this morning as part of a series of reinforcement to normalize sporadic fighting in Equatorian region. According to SPLA sources, this would be the third of these […]

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Another Civilian Shot Dead At 9Am in Juba, South Sudan!

A journalist, Peter Julius Moi, was killed on the outskirts of Juba on Wednesday evening, August 2015(Photo: file)

Nov 21, 2015(Nyamilepedia) — Preparing to begin his day, Barach Mayendit, was shot dead by a gunman at his residence this morning in Thongthing neighborhood in Juba, South Sudan. According to eye witnesses, late Barach was brushing his teeth in front of his gate at 9Am on Saturday when a civilian-dressed gunman started firing at him. At least three bullets […]

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‘Rebels of Riek Machar Killed Civilians in Maar And Now Planning Attacks on Malakal, Bentiu and Tharjiath Oil-fields’ ~ Kiir’s Speech

In this photo taken Wednesday, March 18, 2015, South Sudan's President Salva Kiir speaks at a public rally where he acknowledged the country's economic woes, in Juba, South Sudan. Hit by falling oil revenues, South Sudan’s economy is also troubled by a violent conflict that looks set to continue and it could get worse for this young country, with the U.N. warning that South Sudan’s economy is now threatened by rampant inflation as the central bank is allegedly printing money to meet a budget shortfall. (AP Photo/Jason Patinkin)

Nov 18, 2015(Nyamilepedia) — Addressing the parliament today in a long awaited speech to the nation, president Salva Kiir blamed his main rival, Dr. Riek Machar Teny, for attacks on civilians in Jonglei, Unity and Upper Nile states. While calling on his government officials to accept peace and prepare to welcome a delegation of the armed opposition and members of […]

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South Sudan: The Debate Of The 28 States By Parliament Is a Sub Judice, Violation Of The Constitution And Independence of Judiciary

Dong Samuel Luak, author (photo credits: supplied)

By Dong Samuel Luak, Nov  18, 2015(Nyamilepedia) —- Article 124(5) of the transitional Constitution of South Sudan 2011 states the executive and legislative organs at all levels of government shall up hold, promote and respect the independence of the Judiciary. The President of South Sudan Salva Kiir Mayardit on 2nd October 2015 issued a presidential decree establishing 28 states, which […]

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SPLM-IO Calls On Kiir Government To Investigate Allied Militia Generals For The Recent Attacks In Jonglei State

Lul Ruai Koang received by David Yau Yau, the leader of defected militia, in Juba, South Sudan today on 19 Feb, 2015(Photo: supplied)

Nov 16, 2015(Nyamilepedia) —- The leadership of SPLM/SPLA in Opposition, “deeply alarmed and concerned”, calls on partners in peace to investigate the leaders of allied militia, COBRA-IG and “SSRA”, for the latest attacks on civilians in Jonglei state. According to Mabior Garang de Mabior, the SPLM/SPLA [IO] Committee Chairman of Information and Public Relations, “certain known politicians” are believed to […]

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