Kenya loses election for African Union top seat to Chad

The 28th Extraordinary Session of the African Union in progress in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia(Photo: file)

30, January 2017 (Nyamilepedia) — Kenya has lost its bid to head African Union top body known as the African Union Commission, which is responsible for implementing all policies of the African Union. Kenya was represented by it’s foreign minister Amina Mohammed, but she failed to gunner enough votes to take hold of the African Union top seat. Meanwhile Chad’s foreign […]

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Kidnapped South Sudanese Officials Not Brought To Court In Nairobi

mama Rebecca Nyandeng de Mabior, Ambassador James Oryema and hundred of South Sudanese attending Milimani Courthouse in Nairobi, Kenya, January 27, 2017(Photo: file)

Jan 27, 2017(Nyamilepdia) —– For the first time in history, many South Sudanese who are residing in Kenya flocked to Milimani Courthouse this morning to demand an immediate release of two of their countrymen who were kidnapped and illegally detained in undisclosed locations earlier this week. Based on earlier intelligence, Dong Samuel, a South Sudan lawyer and a human rights […]

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High level contacts underway on disappearance of Rights Activists in Kenya: International expert

Dong Samuel Luak, a South Sudanese activist, who has been detained in Kenya and is at risk of unlawful return back to South Sudan, 2011(Photo: private file)

26, January 2017 (Nyamilepedia) — In latest development received by Nyamilepedia Press, a European international expert has informed senior opposition leaders in South Sudan that they should keep calm as there are contacts at high levels underway to try to confirm the where about of two South Sudanese human rights activists kidnapped in Kenya by security forces and to stop their forceful […]

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BREAKING NEWS: Warning issued against Kenya citizens living in South Sudan

Kenyan president, Uhuru Kenyatta staring(Photo: file)

26, January 2017 (Nyamilepedia) — A warning that includes a standing order to security officials has been issued against Kenyans living and working in South Sudan especially those in areas controlled by the armed opposition, SPLM/A-IO This comes Just hours after South Sudanese activists were kidnapped and detained in Kenya by Uhuru Kenyatta’s government, raising tensions on both sides of the […]

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Kenya Struck a Deal With Juba To Deport Kidnapped Rights Activists, Officials

Dong Samuel Luak(R) and Aggrey Idri(L), South Sudanese activists and exiled politicians, who have been detained in Kenya and at risk of unlawful deportation back to South Sudan,(Photo: private file)

Jan 24, 2016(Nyamilepedia) —— Latest reports from Kenyans’ capital of Nairobi revealed that two exiled South Sudanese officials and human rights activists, Justice Dong Luak Kok and Hon. Aggrey Idri, who went missing yesterday, were arrested by Kenyan authority in CID detention centre in undisclosed location where they currently face illegal deportation. According to Leslie Lefkow, the deputy Africa director […]

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Kenyan Uhuru Kenyatta accused of trying to use state security to rig elections

RT HON RAILA ODINGA, KENYAN POLITICIAN AND CHAIRMAN OF ODM AND CORD(Photo: file)

24, January 2017 (Nyamilepedia) — Kenyan Opposition leader has released a damning statement condemning the current President Uhuru of trying to use state power to influence the upcoming Kenyan elections by using the state Intelligence and Security services as a tool to rig votes and stay in power for longer. In a statement seen by Nyamilepedia and also posted on […]

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BREAKING: South Sudanese Lawyer and Other Politicians Missing in Nairobi, Kenya

Dong Luak Kok(in white) and Salva Kiir Mayardit in Dr. John Garang's house in Rumbek in 2005(Photo: file)

Jan 24, 2016(Nyamilepedia) —— Counsel Dong Luak Kok, a South Sudanese Lawyer and human rights activist, who has been living and studying in Nairobi, Kenya, has gone missing last night. Speaking to family members in Nairobi, Kenya, Dong left home on Monday morning to attend late afternoon classes at Mount Kenya University in Nairobi. According to Gatluak, a family member who […]

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Kenyan President Calls on The Region To Take “Primary Responsibility” Over South Sudan Security

Kenyan President, Mr. Uhuru Kenyatta and UN SG, Ban Ki-Moon addressing a joint media briefing with Secretary-General of the United Nations, Ban Ki-moon.(Photo: file)

July 17, 2016(Nyamilepedia) —— Kenyan President, Mr. Uhuru Kenyatta, calls on the region and the United Nations Mission in South Sudan to take “primary responsibility” to protect and defense South Sudan infrastructure and lives of citizens from a divided national army, who resumed violence and killing of their own people earlier last week. Speaking to UN Secretary General, Ban Ki […]

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South Sudan Government Excluded From Regional Consultations In Uganda

With President Yoweri Museveni and Ethiopia's Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn during the Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) meeting on South Sudan at State House, Entebbe."

August 10, 2015(Nyamilepedia) — Members of Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD), which mediates South Sudan conflict in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, have held an intensive consultations today at the Ugandan State house, Entebbe. The meeting was attended by the Kenyan President, Uhuru Kenyatta, Ethiopia’s Prime Minister, Hailemariam Desalegn, Sudan’s new Foreign Minister, Ibrahim Ghandour, and the host president, Yoweri Museveni. According to […]

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