South Sudan Armed Opposition Dismays by the Statement of the UN Special Envoy, David Shearer

Special Representative and head of the UN Mission in South Sudan, David Shearer (left) meets with Mr. Salva Kiir in the capital Juba. Photo: UNMISS/Isaac Billy

October 7, 2019(Nyamilepedia) — Responding to a recent statement aired by the United Nations (UN) Special Envoy to South Sudan, David Shearer, the main armed opposition, SPLM/A(IO), regrets the United Nations could be relinquishing its neutral and mediatory role in search of peace, justice and accountability in the world’s youngest nation, South Sudan. “As a mediator, the UN should have […]

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ADDIS ABABA, ETHIOPIA, Sept 25th, 2018(Nyamilepedia) —– The IGAD Assembly of Heads of State and Government held its 33rd Extra-Ordinary Summit on 12th September 2018, in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia under the Chairmanship of H.E. Dr Abiy Ahmed, Prime Minister of the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia and Chairperson of the IGAD Assembly of Heads of State and Government to deliberate […]

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BREAKING: More Than 50, 000 People Displaced and Many Villages Burnt Down In April In Unity and Jonglei States.

UNOCHA report summary, April 2018....

May 13, 2018(Nyamilepedia) — Latest Reports from The United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs(UNOCHA) indicate that at least 50, 000 civilians were displaced in April this year in South Sudan’s civil war — a political conflict that has dragged on for almost 5 years. According to the new reports, at least 15, 000 civilians were displaced and 30 […]

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UN Commission on Human Rights in South Sudan Press Conference

Wide view of a press conference by two Commissioners of a three-member team from the UN Commission on Human Rights, at the end of their South Sudan trip on 15 September 2016 (Photo: UNMISS/Isaac Billy)

JUBA, South Sudan, November 29, 2016(Nyamilepedia) —– Members of the UN Commission on Human Rights in South Sudan are undertaking their second field mission to South Sudan, Kenya and Ethiopia from 21 November to 7 December 2016. The three Commissioners, who have been in South Sudan for the past 10 days, met Government officials including key ministers, members of civil society, […]

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