Featured 25 May 2017

Response to Religious Leaders’ call for inclusive National Dialogue to end S. Sudan war: “You’re a brood of vipers”

First and foremost, the call for genuine inclusive dialogue is welcome by all, if it is initiated by a neutral patron who is not part of ongoing atrocities in South Sudan. Honestly, the religious leaders seem to support 'national dialogue' of Kiir and his inner circle groups blindly. The public these days is too disappointed with contrary words uttered by the Bisho...

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History rewards those who destroy but not those who build the nation

President Kiir has tired down a relationship between the man who helped him during the 2013 Crisis when madness consumed Mr. Mayardit’s humanness by dissolving the entire government and dismissing some of the seniors members of the SPLM Party. There is, obviously, much we do not know about what has just happened between President Kiir and General Paul Malong Awan,...

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South Sudan makes us all look bad: Africa must advice or oust Kiir from power now

IN SUMMARY: Africa needs to read the riot act to Kiir to piece the country back together, or marshal an invasion force and oust him if he won’t. South Sudan makes us all look bad. The sacking of an army chief anywhere in the world, particularly Africa, is usually big news. But the panicked reaction to the news that South Sudan’s President Salva Kiir fired a...

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Our land, Oil, 16 May, Citizenship & Nationality – taken away by Chinese Masters: Is it New Colonization or Slavery in South Sudan?

Summary: ***South Sudan has oil but does not know the terms of the contract with the Chinese Contractors. From this oil contract, South Sudan's government made $316 million from oil sales in about seven months in 2016, the UN says and in March 2017, South Sudan was declared to be under threat of famine. ***At least half of the country's budget is being spent on arm...

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By: Tong Kot Kuocnin, LLB (Juba), LLM (Nairobi), Specialist in Law, Governance & Democracy University of Nairobi, Kenya, APR/27/2017, SSN; In the previous article I authored titled 'The Nation Needs ...

From: NEWVISION, Kampala, APR/20/2017, SSN; YUMBE - Ugandan motorbike taxi driver Sadiq Agotre grumbles as he waits for a rare client among thousands of South Sudanese refugees hoping to receive food ra...

BY: Santino Aniek, New York, USA, APR/16/2017, SSN; I have lived for almost 40 years; I remember the war between South Sudanese and Khartoum regime, the humiliation and the shameless rebellion of 1991, ...

By: JULIUS BARIGABA, TheEastAfrican, APR/15/2017, SSN; The South Sudanese government is signing deals with suspected wheelerdealers, some of whom may be out to take advantage of Juba’s financial crisi...

THE NATIONAL DEMOCRATIC MOVEMENT (NDM), APR/10/2017; Press Release: The National Democratic Movement (NDM) condemns in the strongest terms the on-going killing and maiming of innocent civilians in Wau ...

By: Daniel Juol Nhomngek, Kampala, Uganda, APR/04/2017, SSN; In South Sudan, the system is rotten to the core. Corruption has eaten up everything. Money is the language of the day and no one thinks abou...

By: Daniel Juol Nhomngek, Kampala, Uganda, MAR/29/2017, SSN; Ruweng State deserved good governance, therefore he should be reaffirmed. However, I was terribly shocked and disappointed to find out that ...

National Salvation Front (NAS) United Kingdom Date: 26th March 2017; Response to JCE’s press release of 21st March 2017 in respect of General Thomas Cirilo Swaka The JCE’s letter strives to dep...

BY: ELHAG PAUL, MAR/15/2017, SSN; The culmination of events signified by the diverse resignations of military officers, collapse of the economy, raging famine, and an intensifying resistance to Presiden...

President Salva Kiir has prayed for forgiveness for what he describes as sins he may have committed while exercising his duty as the Head of state. President Kiir also called for redemption of the people o...

BY: George Clooney and John Prendergast, Washington Post, MAR/09/2017, SSN; Official, U.N.-declared famines are a rare phenomenon. The last one worldwide was six years ago, in Somalia. Famines are decla...

By: Daniel Juol Nhomngek, Kampala, Uganda, MAR/07/2017, SSN; In most cases, majority of South Sudanese are being ruled by fear simply because if one comes out openly to say the truth then he or she is b...

MAR/06/2017, SSN; Finally, weeks after abandoning the Kiir's regime and going into the bush, the highly trained officer and veteran of the liberation war, General Thomas cirillo has announced the format...

By: Daniel Juol Nhomngek, Kampala Uganda, MAR/03/2017, SSN; Before I delve into this discussion, I'd like first to state one of the Seven Social Sins from a sermon given by Frederick Lewis Donaldson in ...

By: Chap Phan, Masters in Economics, Business Analysts, MAR/03/20117, SSN; Many people, including myself, have expressed concerns many times for Juba regime’s inability to bring peace and show leaders...