BREAKING: A New Rebel Group Emerges in Northern Bhar el Ghazal, Hometown to Sacked Chief of General Staff


June 15, 2017(Nyamilepedia) —— A new rebel group has emerged in South Sudan’s Northern Bhar el Ghazal(Aweil) State, the hometown to South Sudan’s sacked Chief of General Staff, Gen. Paul Malong Awan. According to their declaration, the new rebel group is led by Lt. Gen. Agany Abdel-Baqi Ayii Akol, a dinka by ethnicity from Aweil of Northern Bhar el Ghazal. Compared […]

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Tribal Clan fighting leaves more than 25 dead in Warrap and Northern Bahr El Ghazal States

Young Dinka dancers celebrating South Sudan independent in 2011 in Juba, South Sudan (Photo: Charlton Doki/IPS)

July 29, 2015(Nyamilepedia) – Tribal battles between different Dinka clans in Bhar el Ghazal region has left more than 25 civilians dead and dozens badly injured as clashes intensified this week for control of land, cattle and local power amongst different dinka clans in the region. Warrap Sate, which is President Salva Kiir’s home state, was initially seen as peaceful but only to […]

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