Key witness in South Sudan’s treason trial pulls out

April 1, 2014 (JUBA) – A key witness in the special court trial of four South Sudanese officials accused of treason has withdrawn from the case, the presiding judge announced Tuesday. South Sudan Interior Minister Aleu Ayeny Aleu speaks to the media in Juba on August 27, 2013 (Photo:Waakhe Simon Wudu/AFP/Getty Images) The country’s interior minister, Aleu Ayieny Aleu who […]

Read more

The White Army fight in retaliation to Juba Massacre!

Dozens of South Sudanese men chanted war songs, blew whistles and brandished AK-47 rifles with a longing for ethnic revenge.

By William Davison, Bloomberg April 1, 2014(Nyamilepedia) — All members of the Nuer ethnic group, the troops of the so-called White Army who gathered by the Sobat River in eastern South Sudan are the strike force in rebel leader and former Vice President Riek Machar’s campaign against the government in Juba, the capital. They’re planning to march on Malakal, capital […]

Read more

South Sudan Peace Talks Adjourned to May!

South Sudan Peace Talks Suspended Again By Lucy Poni March 31, 2014(NAIROBI) — South Sudan’s slow-moving peace talks have been suspended again, this time at the request of mediators from the Intergovernmental Authority for Development (IGAD), an opposition official said Monday. “They said they want to go and consult with the heads of IGAD and they will give us a […]

Read more

Top security officers in W. Bahr el Ghazal defect to Machar rebellion!

March 31, 2014 (JUBA) – Senior security officers in South Sudan’s border state of Western Bahr el Ghazal have defected to rebel forces under the leadership of former vice-president Riek Machar. The officers made the public declaration at Farajallah, an area located about 40km south-west of state capital Wau, where sources claim they announced they were leaving “the most corrupt […]

Read more

Hybrid Court Suggested for South Sudan

By William Eagle, VOA March 31, 2014(Nyamilepedia) — More than 50 members of the US Congress  including the co-chairs of the Congressional Caucus on Sudan and South Sudan are asking Secretary of State John Kerry for action in South Sudan. In March, they sent him a letter asking him to expand humanitarian programs and to help support some form of […]

Read more

Insider’s View: Why Rebels Will Defeat Kiir In April!

By Mak Banguot Gok March 31, 204(Nyamilepedia) — The revolution aims at stopping the civil population from deserting their land which exposes them to extreme poverty. Also, to reduce the economic and political impact which war prolonged given the fact that every South Sudanese who took up arms against Salva Kiir’s government did so in self-defence and rejection of poorly […]

Read more

South Sudan’s Rebel Leader Machar Vows to Target Key Oil Fields

By William Davison March 31, 2014(Bloomberg) — South Sudanese rebels plan to capture key oil installations to force President Salva Kiir to step down and end more than three months of conflict in the world’s newest nation, former Vice President Riek Machar said. Fighters allied with Machar, known as the White Army, are “mobilizing” to attack the Paloch oil fields […]

Read more

Mac Paul Nailed Himself

By Heskey Dzeng March 31, 2014(Nyamilepedia) — Who is Mac? did he sure enough to says this was not coup attempt, did he speak without liqueur in his mind, was he not among the people/politicians/ army senior officers who want to change President Kiir regime before the 2015 election. It is ridiculous as the head of South Sudan military intelligence, […]

Read more

President Kiir briefed his family on misconduct and publicity following arrest of a drunkard son.

March 31, 2014 (Juba) — Salva Kiir Mayardiit, the president of the world’s newest state, South Sudan, promptly convened a meeting in which he cautioned his family members on their publicity. The meeting followed shortly after Manut, his 23 years old son, was arrested in Nairobi, Kenya, last week for drunkenness and assaults. Manut assaulted and injured his sister, Winnie, […]

Read more
1 537 538 539 540 541 579