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South Sudan is Not Africa

Opinion » September 25, 2016 » By Talk of Juba

This is not an article on South Sudan, which is just as well because the conflicts there are almost fractal in their complexity. The…

Pope: Irresponsible Journalism is a Form of ‘Terrorism’

News, World » September 25, 2016 » By Agencies

Journalism based on gossip or rumors is a form of “terrorism” and media that stereotype entire populations or foment fear of migrants are…

Riek Finally Dismisses Taban Allied SPLM-IO Members, Declares Collapse of Peace Deal

National, News » September 25, 2016 » By Mariak Bol

Exiled SPLM-IO rebel leader Riek Machar has called for armed struggle to topple the government in Juba – a stance that suggests the…

South Sudan’s Top-Down Disaster

Opinion » September 25, 2016 » By Talk of Juba

THE RESULTS of a two-year investigation into kleptocracy in South Sudan, published this month by a group called the Sentry, lifts the veil…

George Clooney and the Rot in South Sudan

Opinion » September 24, 2016 » By Talk of Juba

Last week, Hollywood star and activist George Clooney,  launched a reportexposing financial corruption among South Sudan’s warring elites. The Sentry report is a constructive…

Congolese Take to the Streets Protesting Presence of Riek’s Forces

National, News » September 24, 2016 » By Talk of Juba

Congolese have taken to streets in towns near Goma to protest relocation of Riek’s forces to their towns. UN relocated the rebel fighters…

Deployment of United Nations Protection Force in Juba

Opinion » September 24, 2016 » By Staff Writer

The government of the Republic of South Sudan, in principle, welcomes the deployment of United Nations Protection Force into the Country, so long…

Armed Rebellion, the Quickest Means to Topple Kiir – Lam Akol

National, News » September 24, 2016 » By Talk of Juba

Former Minister of Agriculture in the Transitional Government of National Unity (TGoNU), Lam Akol has said armed rebellion is the quickest means to…

South Sudan Isn’t a ‘Dumping Place’ for Peacekeepers, FVP Taban Tells UN Assembly

National, News » September 24, 2016 » By Agencies

First vice president Taban Deng has dismissed the need for peacekeepers in the country, insisting Thursday that peace has been achieved. Taban Deng…

Riek Machar ‘Not Dead Politically’ – U.N. Peacekeeping Chief Herve Ladsous

National, News » September 24, 2016 » By Agencies

The exiled rebel leader Riek Machar “is not dead politically,” United Nations peacekeeping chief Herve Ladsous said on Friday as first vice president…