Former Chairman of SPLM in Kapoeta North County Joins Machar!

Hon. Lokai Iko Loteyo...

January 18, 2017(Nyamilepedia) —— Former chairman of SPLM Party in Kapoeta North County Lokai Iko Loteyo defected from South Sudan government and joined SPLM/A in Opposition under the leadership of former First Vice President Dr. Riek Machar Teny. Mr. Lokai Iko was received and welcomed to the SPLM/A-IO deputy chairman and deputy commander-in-chief Henry Odwar. Mr. Lokai previously served as […]

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Salva Kiir Relieves and Appoints New Governors, Who is Next?

Some of Salva Kiir appointed governors for 28 states are now relieved and more appointed(Photo: file)

Jan 17, 2017(Nyamilepedia) —— Over the weekend, President Salva Kiir created 5 more states increasing the number of states to 33 with more states likely to be created in the future. The new states, which were announced on the state owned channel, SSBC, on Saturday are: Central Nile state with its capitals in Malakal Northern Nile state with its capitals […]

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South Sudan’s Main Opposition Leader Appoints New UK Representatives !

South Sudan's armed opposition leader Riek Machar speaks during an interview with Reuters in his office in Ethiopia's capital Addis Ababa July 9, 2014. South Sudan's President Salva Kiir on Wednesday called on rebels to resume peace talks as the country marked its third birthday with celebrations overshadowed by fighting that has killed thousands and brought it to the verge of famine. In a swift response, Machar told Reuters that he was ready to resume dialogue but warned his troops would target South Sudan's oil installations if fighting resumed and the government used oil revenues to buy arms. REUTERS/Tiksa Negeri (ETHIOPIA - Tags: POLITICS CIVIL UNREST ANNIVERSARY) - RTR3XV7C

16, January 2017(Nyamilepedia) — South Sudan’s main opposition leader has appointed a new representative for the opposition group in the United Kingdoms. In a press release received by Naymiepedia, the SPLM/A-IO chairman, Dr Riek Machar Teny, has appointed Cde. Sisto Olur as the main SPLM-IO representative to the United Kingdoms starting from the date of the release which is 16th January 2017. Sisto […]

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Agwelek Is Not Seeking Positions Or Plans To Go To Juba

Lt. Gen. Johnson Olony, the overall commander of SPLA-IO Special Division One forces in Upper Nile(Photo: supplied)

Jan 16, 2017(Nyamilepedia) —– Responding to speculations that Agwelek, currently allied to SPLM/SPLA in Opposition, is returning to Juba, the Commissioner of Makal County for SPLM/SPLA-IO, Gen. Stephen Aban Kwath, a member of Agwelek strongly dispels the rumors as baseless accusations. Part of the speculations alleged that Gov. Jukino Fidel Nyikayo, SPLM/SPLA- governor of Fashoda state, has returned to Juba […]

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South Sudan: Salva Kiir Regime Is Still Illegitimate ~ SPLM/SPLA-IO!

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

  PRESS RELEASE ON THE DECREE OF SEVEN (7) NEW STATES AND OTHER VIOLATIONS Jan 16, 2017(Nyamilepedia) —— In reference to the above subject and the regime’s constant opposition to the peace process, the leadership of the SPLM/SPLA (In Opposition) makes the following statement: ON THE ADDITION OF STATES The SPLM/SPLA(IO) categorically condemn the ‘Weekend Decree’ by President Salva Kiir […]

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Gama Thomas, Aide To South Sudan Chief Justice, Abducted

Salva Kiir and Chief justice Chan Reec Madut swear in the newly appointed ten advisors at J1, May 09, 2016(Photo: supplied)

For Immediate Release, Monday, 16th January 2015(Nyamilepedia) —– Legal Watch Associates South Sudan has learned with shock and dismay the abduction of Mr Gama Thomas, an aide to the Chief Justice, Chan Reech Madut. Mr Gama Thomas was abducted at a gunpoint this morning at Juba International Airport by rogue elements from the National Security Service’s General Intelligence Bureau Department. […]

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SSNDF/SSNDP: The freedom fighters will elect the Chairperson of the Democratic Transitional Council for the National Salvation (DTCNS) by February 2017

Flag of SSNDP

By Yien Tot Lam Padiet Opinion. Jan 16, 2017(Nyamilepedia) —— On 29th of November 2015, the SSNDP /SSNDF which is one of the ethical, powerful and major revolutionary organisations in South Sudan proposed a proposal on the establishment of the Democratic Transitional Council for the National Salvation (DTCNS) to quickly topple the existing military government in Juba. This high political […]

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Is South Sudan President Promoting Nepotism and Tribalism?

Salva Kiir and the two men that are sustaining him in power, Paul Malong Awan and Kuol Manyang Juuk(Photo: file)

Jan 16, 2017(Nyamilepedia) —– President Salva Kiir, a man who sneaked into position of influence and presidency following a controversial death of former SPLM/A leader, Dr. John Garang de Mabior, could have been seen as a symbol of unity in his country but his appointments over the years and rampant conflicts in the South since 2005 speaks contrary. Since he […]

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What is expected of the Governors?

Members of 28 governors of Salva Kiir's states(Photo: file)

By Pal Chol  Nyan, Opinion. Jan 16, 2016(Nyamilepedia) —— Hot on the heels of assuming office,the Governor or any political appointee is normally expected  not to abuse the trust bestowed on him or her by the Head of State. It is conscientiously supposed to serve as an honour to diligently and satisfactorily discharge one’s duties in good faith.The Governors who […]

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