Kiir’s Government Accused of Violating the Permanent Ceasefire just days after Ceasefire Declaration

August 31, 2015 (Nyamilepedia) – The leader of South Sudan’s armed opposition Riek Machar has accused Salva Kiir’s government of violating the permanent ceasefire declared just a couple of days ago by both warring parties to the country’s conflict as part of peace agreement. Speaking to media at a news conference in the Ethiopian capital Addis Ababa the opposition leader Riek Machar […]

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High Level SPLM/SPLA Delegation Meet Ugandan President Museveni on IGAD Peace Agreement Implementation

August 31, 2015 (Nyamilepedia) – A high level delegation from South Sudan’s armed opposition the SPLM/SPLA is currently visiting Uganda and has held an exclusive high level meeting with the President of Uganda H.E Yoweri Museveni on Saturday, the meeting also included senior members of the Ugandan government including the President’s Security Advisor Gen. Salim Saleh. The high level delegation was […]

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SPLM/SPLA Appoints a New Military Spokesman!

Col. William Gatjiath Deng together with soldiers at a SPLA-IO military base at Gorwai of Ayod town, Jonglei on the verge of Ayod attack on 25th 03, 2015(Photo: Gatjiath)

August 30, 2015(Nyamilepedia) — The leadership of the armed opposition, SPLM/SPLA, has appointed a new military spokesman, Colonel William Gatjiath Deng. The new acting spokesman, Mr. Gatjiath, replaces Col Long T. Ngundeng, who has served since February this year when the then spokesman, Brigadier Lul Ruai, deserted his assignment in favor of returning to Juba. According to Dr. Machar’s Press […]

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The Electoral Committee Official Report On Nuer Community Election Conducted At St. Francis Church In Kampala – Uganda On The 24th August, 2015

Members Of Nuer Community at 14 February 2015 General Elections in Kampala, Uganda.

By Gatluak Khot, August 30, 2015(Nyamilepedia) — Nuer Community in Uganda was formed in 1992 with a view to promoting unity and peace among the Nuer and working for their welfare. It then became the overall umbrella under which the four States of Bieh, Latjor, Phow and Lich lie. Its elections are conducted every after two years tenure. Much as […]

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Uganda will withdraw its army, watch Juba closely

UPDF sweeping Juba hospital in February (Photo: Kennedy Oryema)

By JULIUS BARIGABA , The EastAfrican August 29, 2015(Nyamilepedia) — Uganda says it will honour the requirement of the latest peace agreement to withdraw its army from South Sudan territory, but on condition that the safety of its citizens is guaranteed. Chief of Defence Forces Gen Edward Katumba Wamala told The EastAfrican that the Uganda People’s Defence Forces will comply with the directive in […]

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South Sudanese Principles Declared Permanent Ceasefire But War Continues

Dr. Riek Machar, the former vice president, and his former boss, president Salva Kiir, at deadbolt to democratically transform the new state, South Sudan (Photo: Nyamilepedia files)

August 29, 2015(Nyamilepedia) — South Sudanese leaders of the two major warring  factions have declared Permanent Ceasefire and ordered their troops to cease all hostilities from the midnight of August 29th, 2015. Read on the government owned television, SSTV, president Kiir issued a republican decree instructing the Minister of Defense and the Chief of Army, Gen. Paul Malong, to ensure […]

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With Peace Deal Will Gen. Museveni’s Expansionism Vision In South Sudan Come To An End?

The president of Uganda, Yoweri Museveni and Salva Kiir of South Sudan celebrating the 4th independent anniversary of South Sudan(Photo: supplied)

Museveni and Kiir are threatened by peace– back to the drawing board? By Milton Allimadi, August 28, 2015(Nyamilepedia) — The biggest loser with the South Sudan Peace Deal is Uganda’s Gen. Yoweri Museveni. Salva Kiir has not been ruling South Sudan since December 2013 when his power struggle with then Vice President Riek Machar started. Museveni is the real power. […]

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African Union Welcomes Salva Kiir’s signing of Peace Agreement, Calls All Parties to Fully Implement the Peace Agreement

AU Logo

August 28, 2015 (Nyamilepedia) – The AU has welcomed the signing of the IGAD Compromise Peace Agreement by President Salva Kiir, calling on all the parties to the conflict to seize the current opportunity and implement the agreement fully without any reservations. The African Union says the agreement is the best hope for restoring peace and stability to the war ravaged […]

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Anger at Michael Makuei for walking out on President Kiir during peace signing

Information minister, Michael Makuei Lueth(photo: file)

August 28, 2015 (Nyamilepedia) – Anger is growing within South Sudanese government officials in Juba after Michael Makuei stood up and walked out on President Salva Kiir while the President was seated and signing the IGAD Compromise peace agreement on the 26th of August this month in Juba. According to eyewitnesses the controversial minister of information walked out of the signing ceremony for the IGAD […]

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South Sudanese Community In Denmark Congratulates SPLM/A Leader Dr. Riek Machar Teny For Signing The Most Awaited Peace Agreement With No “Reservations”

Dr. Riek Machar and Pagan Amum siging the peace agreement in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, August 17th, 2015...

By Koang Pal Choul Ranley | Secretary August 28, 2015(Nyamilepedia) —- South Sudanese community, from all walks of life, in the Kingdom of Denmark has seized the moment to congratulate SPLM/A leader Dr. Riek Machar Teny for listening to the voices of South Sudanese people by signing IGAD-Pus Compromise Peace Agreement on 17th August 2015 in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. South […]

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