Sudanese rebels (JEM & SPLM-North) ordered to fight in latest South Sudan battles

Sudanese rebels are accused of involvement in the South Sudanese conflicts, South Sudan rebels denied killing civilians by JEM soldiers - In the picture are Fighters with Sudan’s Justice and Equality (JEM) Movement in al-Fasher, northern Darfur, on July 25, 2011 (Ashraf Shazly AFP/Getty)

01, February 2017 (Nyamiepedia) — South Sudan Army (SPLA) has ordered the Sudanese rebels from Darfur, the Justice and Equality Movement (JEM) and some rebels from the SPLM-North, to join the latest rounds of clashes that has hit South Sudan’s Upper Nile region for over a week. This comes just weeks after several claims from Juba that it has stopped supporting […]

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BREAKING: Malakal Town Largely Deserted As Heavy Fighting Continues

An SPLA-IO tank captured from SPLA-IG during the war in Upper Nile(Photo: file)

Malakal, South Sudan, [ad name=”Google Ads 03″] January 30, 2017(Nyamilepedia) —- The United Nations Mission in South Sudan (UNMISS) remains deeply concerned about the outbreak of fighting between the SPLA and SPLA in Opposition in and around Malakal town, and calls on the rival forces to cease fighting with immediate effect. According to the latest UNMISS report, published three hours ago, Malakal town […]

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South Sudan Rebels Claim Upper Hand in a Week Long Fighting in Upper Nile

SPLA-IG Chief of Staff, Gen. Paul Malong Awan, timely dispatching his military gunships to unknown location(Photo: file)

[ad name=”Google Ads 03″] Jan 30, 2017(Nyamilepedia) —— For nearly a week, South Sudan warring parties have been battling for control of major towns in Upper Nile since Monday in a new waves of fighting. The renewed fighting has been confirmed by the United Nations in New York and also by UNMISS and residents in Malakal and Wau Shilluck where […]

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New rebel group formed as instability spreads in South Sudan

a rebel group in South Sudan....

Jan 05, 2017 (Nyamilepedia) — A new rebel group has emerged in South Sudan calling itself the National Resistance Front/Army (NRA) as chaos spreads through the young but war ravaged nation. The new rebel group that has vowed to fight the current government of Salva Kiir until it’s overthrown is believed to be lead by a former commissioner from Yei […]

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Upper Nile Government Detained SPLA-IO Humanitarian Workers in Malakal

officials of Relief of South Sudan including the executive director, Gatwech Kulang and Puoch Riek Deng posting for a picture in juba(Photo: supplied/Nyamilepedia)

March 21, 2016(Nyamilepedia) —– At least five humanitarian workers were arrested in Malakal, Upper Nile State, by members of state security agents today. Among the officials, who were detained, are five officials of Relief of South Sudan(ROSS)  – a non-profit organization run under the authority of SPLM/SPLA in Opposition. According to military spokesman of SPLM/SPLA, William Gatjiath Deng, the incident […]

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Troika Condemns Violence at Malakal, South Sudan POC Site

TROIKA representatives at IAR discussion of South Sudan peace process(Photo: file/Nyamilepedia)

For Immediate Release February 19, 2016, Feb 19, 2016(Nyamilepedia) —– We, the Heads of Mission of the United States, United Kingdom, and Norway (Troika), condemn in the strongest terms the violence that occurred at the UN Mission in the Republic of South Sudan (UNMISS) protection of civilians (PoC) site in Malakal. We are outraged by the senseless deaths and injuries […]

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Breaking: South Sudan Rebels Re-capture The Upper Nile State Capital!

Olony in Malakal

June 28, 2015(Nyamilepedia) — Latest reports from Malakal, the capital city of the oil-rich Upper Nile state, confirmed that the town has been fully recaptured by the anti-government forces under the command of Maj. Gen. Johnson Olony, who recently denounced Salva Kiir leadership. According to James Gatdet Dak, the spokesman of the SPLM/SPLA [IO] chairman, the SPLM/SPLA-IO and SPLA-Aguelek forces […]

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South Sudan: Government Lost Battle Tanks in Futile Attempts to Make More Territory Gains

Brig. Gen. Lul Ruai Koang, Director for Military Information and Military Spokesman for SPLA (Opposition) Report N0.97 Oct 10, 2014(Nyamilepedia) — In the last three weeks, loyalist forces have been shelling our defensive positions in Greater Upper Nile Region including a Relief Center at Kamal in Pigi County, Jonglei State. For over a week, our forces have been closely monitoring […]

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SPLA closing in on Paloich Oil Fields and Bor as Military Leadership Unravels

Directorate of Information & Moral Orientation Office of Military Spokesperson for SPLA in Opposition Press Release N0.52 April 24, 2014(Addis Ababa) — The Gallant SPLA Forces under direct command of Brig. Gen. Chegai Gatluak and under overall command of Maj. Gen. Gabriel Tangiye finally took full control of Administrative HQs of Renk County, in Upper Nile State. Our forces triumphantly […]

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