South Sudan Government Accused of Continuing War In Upper Nile

Photo shows Spla -Juba Tanks destroyed in Shelling combats (photo supplied)

Sept 4, 2015(Nyamilepedia) — Despite the signing of Compromise Peace Agreement, Juba is believed to be “playing smart” by signing a “sell-out” peace agreement with “reservations” but continuing to fight on with everything in its disposal. Following the signing of CPA-II, Juba dispatched its barges and gunboats to attack rebels’ positions along the river Nile in the three states of […]

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Kiir Anguished!

President Salva Kiir calls for an earlier election in the country(Photo: file)

By Peter Kopling, MD. Juba, South Sudan Sept 3, 2015(Nyamilepedia) — The few days leading to the signing of the South Sudanese peace compromise deal, was very revealing to the keen observers. President Kiir went through significant agony, which is a manifestation that something of great proportions, grave and uttermost importance to him, was at risk. Never before have we […]

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IGAD-Plus Moving Forwards With Implementation of CPA-II

Machar and US Ambassador to South Sudan H.E Mary Catherine . 2015-09-03 at 5.55.28 AM

Sept 03, 2015(Nyamilepedia) — After meeting the former Vice President and the would be First Vice President of the Transitional Government of National Unity, Dr. Riek Machar Teny, in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, President Alpha Omar Konare, the former President of Mali, has visited the capital of the war-torn South Sudan, Juba, yesterday to meet with President Salva Kiir and his […]

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Unity State Cannot Be Given To “Defeated Rebellion”- Panyinjiar County Commissioner

An ostrich runs through empty streets and past destroyed buildings, after government forces on Friday retook from rebel forces the provincial capital of Bentiu, in Unity State, South Sudan, Jan. 12, 2014.(Photo: VOA)

Sept 3rd, 2015(Nyamilepedia) —- A government appointed commissioner, Mr. William Nyuon Jok, who speaks on his “own behalf and on behalf of Panyinjiar County” refused the recently signed peace agreement for giving away the leadership of his state to the armed opposition, SPLM/SPLA. Speaking from Rumbek in Lake State, Mr. Nyuon, who sees the suffering of more than two millions […]

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Zambia Calls on South Sudan leaders to Implement Recently Signed Peace Agreement

President of Zambia, Edgar Lungu

September 02, 2015(Nyamilepedia) — Zambia has called on the leaders of South Sudan from all parties to adhere to the recently signed peace agreement, mediated by the regional block, IGAD, and urges them to implement the agreement to restore stability. According to news reports from Zambia, the country’s Foreign Affairs Minister Harry Kalaba, addressing the media in the capital, Lusaka, called South Sudanese […]

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South Sudan: Government Forces Lost More Military Barges To Rebels In Jonglei State – Spokesman!

South Sudan rebels claimed to have blown off one military barge and captured a second one on the government side...

September 1st, 2015(Nyamilepedia) — The Government troops, which have been attacking the armed Opposition’s military bases along the River Nile toward Malakal, have reportedly lost another major battle at the far North of Jonglei State this morning, and are now believed to be retreating towards Unity State. According to the newly appointed Military Spokesman of SPLA [in Opposition], Colonel William […]

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Dr. Lam Akol: A Fiery Politician or Unrecognized Prophet?

Lam Akol responding to accusation from members of opposition parties(Photo: Oyet Patric)

By Deng Vanang,  September 1st, 2015(Nyamilepedia) — He is viewed cynically by his critics as fiery politician upsetting what is an otherwise conservative society‘s normal functioning of its body politics. Others, with ecstatic adoration, see him as the prophet his homeland stubbornly refuses to recognize at its own peril as it shies away from facing off with bitter truth of […]

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Security Council: September 2015 Monthly Forecast On South Sudan

US President Barack Obama chairs a United Nations Security Council meeting(Source: Wikipedia)

By The Security Council, September 2015. Expected Council Action Council members continue to follow events in South Sudan closely. While no Council meetings on South Sudan are currently scheduled in September, it is possible that this issue could be addressed during the month, given the anticipated need to adjust the mandate of UN Mission in South Sudan (UNMISS) following the […]

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Equatoria Community In UK Reacts To Recent Dismissal of the Equatorian Governors

Governor Konga

Dear Mr. President, August 31, 2015(Nyamilepedia) — We, the Equatorian Community in the United Kingdom, deplore the dismissal of former Governor Col. Joseph Bangasi Bakasoro of Western Equatoria State; and former Governor Rt. Gen. Clement Wani Konga of Central Equatoria State. We condemn, in the strongest term possible, the manner and circumstances under which Honourable Bangasi Bakasoro was arrested on […]

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Congress of South Sudanese Patriots Call For Comprehensive Ceasefire in South Sudan

Congress of South sudanese patriots  2015-08-31 at 8.28.59 PM

August 31, 2015(Nyamilepedia) — Member of the press, Compatriots, fellow countrymen and women; We have gathered here to stress our unreserved support to the recent peace deal that IGAD mediators and other parties to South Sudan peace talks had come up with and signed by the entangle SPLM factions. We hereby declare our endorsement to this political covenant for we […]

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