Kenyan government freezes General Thomas Cirillo and sister bank accounts with $10M

National, News » February 21, 2017 » By Talk of Juba

The South Sudanese government has traced its missing $10 million (Sh1.03 billion) to accounts at Ecobank, Kenya Commercial Bank and Cooperative Bank of…

Kiir sacks head of NilePet Machar Achiek

National, News » February 20, 2017 » By Talk of Juba

President Salva Kiir has sacked the Nile Petroleum Corporation (NilePet) Managing Director Machar Achiek on Monday. Machar was replaced with James Mathiang Thelweng…

Japan defends abstaining UN sanction vote

National, News » December 31, 2016 » By Talk of Juba

The international community needs to support a nation building process in South Sudan with the help current leadership of the country, says Japan’s Permanent…

FVP Deng Gai expected in Yei today

National, News » December 31, 2016 » By Talk of Juba

First Vice President Taban Deng Gai is scheduled to arrive Yei town today on an official visit for the first time since he…

SPLA starts Juba disarmament

National, News » December 31, 2016 » By Talk of Juba

The government has embarked on a disarmament campaign in Juba  in a bid to recover illegal weapons and boost security, said Sudan People’s…

Gov’t welcomes UNSC decision on sanctions as rights groups slam the council

National, News » December 25, 2016 » By Talk of Juba

The government has welcomed the failure by members of the United Nations Security Council to obtain the quorum needed to decide whether to…

More Opposition Members Defect to SPLM

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

Four senior members of the United Democratic Front or UDF party have defected to SPLM party in Wau. On Thursday afternoon, one of…

Start preparing for elections in 2018-Museveni Tells Kiir

National, News » December 23, 2016 » By Talk of Juba

President Museveni on Thursday told the warring parties in South Sudan to stop fighting stop and “give peace and democracy a chance”. The…

UN votes today on South Sudan Sanctions

National, News » December 22, 2016 » By Talk of Juba

In a last ditch effort to exert some semblance of influence over South Sudan, the United Nations Security Council (UNSC) is finally bracing…

Riek appoints more leaders in SPLM-IO

National, News » December 22, 2016 » By Talk of Juba

Former  vice president and rebel leader Dr. Riek Machar has appointed more senior officials to senior SPLM-IO leadership positions, documents seen by Talk…