Featured 24 March 2017

A Warning to Gen. Cirillo from the Nuer S.C: Mistakes Any Armed Opposition MUST not Do

South Sudan has been at war by itself since 15 of December 2013. This internal strife sent the new country to a new low and finally to a failed state status by all accounts. This failed state status is undeniably tragic development. So much so, it’s a heart-rending confirmation that our peoples’ expectations and hopes during independence have been shattered. S...

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No Ideology, No Nation: The problems of South Sudan

National building begins with ideological building. Without defining and identifying a proper ideology, the nation remains confused, corrupt and stranded. As defined, an ideology is a collection of beliefs held by an individual, group or society. It can also be described as a set of conscious and unconscious ideas which make up one's beliefs, goals, expectations, and...

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Truth telling and reconciliation go together, why’d South Sudan be exceptional?

In John 8:32, Jesus told His disciples, “Then you will know the truth, and the truth will set you free." Consequently as it has been observed by some people “the truth will set you free” has become a common saying in academic circles as a way of promoting academic freedom and the power of learning. As a result, many universities have this statement emblazoned on...

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Causes of South Sudan’s famine and potential genocide: A New Report

In a new report published today, John Prendergast, Founding Director of the Enough Project, offers an historical review of corruption and profiteering in South Sudan, detailing how a legacy of violent kleptocratic leadership has led the world's newest nation into a crisis of famine, war, and potential genocide. The Enough Project report, "How The World's Newest Cou...

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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...

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...

Feb/14/2017, SSN; In the latest hysterical reaction to the bold and spectacular resignation of Lt.General Thomas Cirillo from the SPLA 'tribal' army, President Salva Kiir, in a top secret meeting with s...

BY: Daniel Juol Nhomngek, Kampala, Uganda, FEB/06/2017, SSN; The Organization called the Oxfam is a confederation of 19 affiliate groups of companies working in over ninety countries, all working as one...

JAN/29/2017, SSN; Before the signing of the Peace Agreement, we were talking about crimes, after the signing of the Peace Agreement, we are now talking about genocide unfolding in S.S. The chaos goes...

By Gwado J. Ador, United Kingdom, JAN/12/2017, SSN; The snobs are out again managing an atmosphere of hate and fear amongst sons and daughters of one mother and father. With the heroes falling one after...

BY: JOSEPH ODUHA, TheEastAfrican, JAN/03/2017, SSN; A South Sudanese cleric has warned political leaders in the country against violent takeover of power. The Catholic bishop, Santo Laku Pio, lamente...

BY: Dr Lako Jada Kwajok, Chairman and C-in-C of the SSDF, JAN/01/2017, SSN; President Museveni's persistence to prop up Kiir has been the subject of discussions in the South Sudanese intellectual circle...

BY: Mayak Deng Aruei , DEC/23/2016, SSN; The tears shed and suffering experienced by those who have lost loved ones in South Sudan brutal civil war will be a curse on all the actors. Each morning comes ...

By: Justin Ambago Ramba, UK, DEC/19/2016, SSN; While the world community is commemorating the 3rd Anniversary of the December 2013 Juba Massacre, the same genocidaire regime chose to distract everyone...

BY:Taban Abel Aguek, MP, and Govt. Chief Whip, Easten Lakes State, DEC/18/2016, SSN; South Sudan is a country that emerged to be an independent State from a wave of turbulent eras of uncertainties. It's...

BY: Dr Lako Jada Kwajok, DEC/16/2016, SSN; The commemoration of the December 2013 Juba massacre of the Nuer civilians arrived while peace remains elusive in our troubled country. In fact, since those te...

Dr Lako Jada Kwajok, Chairman and C-in-C of the SSDF, NOV/28/2016, SSN; The struggle for an independent South Sudan was pioneered by the Equatorians as evidenced by the Torit Mutiny on 18 August 1955. ...