2016

December 30, 2016 (JUBA) – The Governor of Lol, one of South Sudan’s newly created states, said he narrowly survived an attempt on his life when unknown gunmen attacked the convoy in which he traveled on Thursday. Rizik Zachariah Hassan, Governor of Lol state The incident, Rizik Zakaria Hassan told Sudan Tribune, occurred at Dambara,…

Read More S. Sudan governor survives another assassination attempt in Raja
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December 30, 2016 (GANYLIEL) – South Sudan’s armed opposition forces (SPLM-IO) have detained a Tanzanian pilot, who flew a chartered plane, into its controlled area. The chattered plane detained by rebels (courtesy photo) A rebel official, Brig. General John Tap Puot, said investigations were ongoing to determine the identity of the pilot, accused of collaborating…

Read More S. Sudanese rebels detain Tanzanian pilot for “illegal” entry

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December 30, 2016 Donald Trump recently took a shot at the United Nations, calling it “just a club for people to have a good time” in a tweet. It appears to have been in response to the United Nations Security Council approving a resolution demanding that Israel immediately halt their illegal construction of settlements in Palestinian…

Read More Donald Trump Just Insulted The United Nations, And Their Response Is Perfect

December 30, 2016, the office of the director of information & military Spokesperson for Sudan People Liberation Army in Opposition (SPLA-IO) would like to inform all military information officers at various divisions and entire patriotic participants who always engage informing the general public with breaking military news, as from today must stop such practices and…

Read More SPLM-IO’s spokesman ordered all Field Cammanders to cut communicating with Diaspora or “Do so at Your Own Risk”

December 30, 2016, a source within Salva Kirr’s office disclosed to African Press that there is a tension between those who hailed from Bhar El Ghazal and those from Bor of Jonglei after Bishop Daniel Deng decided that he would have his own personal security. The cause of the problem is caused by a concerns…

Read More People of Bhar El Ghazal do not like Bishop Daniel Deng Bul around Salva Kirr: Then, he requested a personal security from Kuol Manyang, Who is save in South Sudan?

YEI (29 Dec.) The government-appointed commissioners in six counties in South Sudan’s Yei River State have failed to show up for work at their respective county headquarters since their appointment in August, several local residents said. The local residents told Radio Tamazuj that Morobo, Lujulo, Mukaya, Mugwo, Otogo and Tore Counties are operating without commissioners.…

Read More Breaking News: all Six commissioners fail to turn up in their counties in Yei River State

JUBA (29 Dec.) The undersecretary at the ministry of foreign affairs and international cooperation in South Sudan has been locked out of office after he was suspended from his service, sparking tension and uncertainty of the legal basis of the decision suspending the official. The minister of foreign affairs and international cooperation Deng Alor Kuol…

Read More Foreign affairs ministry locks out undersecretary after suspension

December 29, 2016, authority in Nyinanyang Werada, Gambella region confirmed to Africans Press that a well organized forces led by Ruey Gatkuoth, a brother to Lol Gakuoth attacked a Bus carying a civilians from Gambella to Matar yesterday morning killings 5 people and wounded 7 others including women and children. The the attack betweenn Gambella…

Read More Breaking News: 5 people killed, seven wounded by a combined forces of Lol Gatkuoth and Anyak Youths who attacked a bus carying civilians from Gambella to Matar Gaguang

December 29, 2016, Salva Kirr says, “Let Nuer kill their own Nuer, what is new”, he says. In Juba Salva is reportedly refusing to corporate with his VP Taban Deng Gai who send his commissioner to Panyijar County. a source with in Juba regime refused to comment on SPLM-IO demand saying that “we do not…

Read More Breaking News: Salva Kirr says let Nuer kill their Nuer, a respond to SPLM-IO demand to release James Gatdet Dak before they can release Gov’t plane and officials detained in Panyijar County