186 South Sudanese detained, face deportation from Australia

About 186 South Sudanese nationals are currently under detention in Australia and face deportation to their country at any time for immigration violations, a South Sudanese community leader said. Under section 200 of the Migration Act, a non-citizen may be deported from Australia if he or she has been convicted of certain crimes. This criminal […]

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Editorial: Who dies, if our South Sudan lives? Message to Machar, Lam Akol, Nyaba, Cirillo, Pagan, Changson, Oling, Gadet and others….

EDITORIAL, JAN/21/2018, SSN; Specifically, this a New Year message to those opposition leaders mentioned above and all the lesser ones in the same category who’re unnamed, who’ve all assumed to themselves the titles of commanders-in-chiefs of their numerous armed opposition groups. In spite of your multiplicity as opponents of Satan Kiir’s Juba regime, and despite […]

Ending the Culture of Impunity in South Sudan: The Need to Fast-track the Establishment of Hybrid Court

By: Tong Kot Kuocnin, LL.B, LL.M, Advocate & Lecturer, Univ. of JUBA, JAN/19/2018, SSN; Successive crisis have beset the Republic of South Sudan since its independence from Sudan marked by rising militias and warlords fighting for petty interests and demands. The most recent and more devastating one is the conflict which erupted on 15th of […]

South Sudan is the most miserable country in the world – Report

According to a report by Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU), a sister company to The Economist,  South Sudan is the saddest and most miserable country in the world. South Sudan:  gained independence in 2011 and has been in a state of crisis for almost all of its existence. Inflation has been above 150% since early 2016. […]

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South Sudan, China sign $ 63 million deal on economic and technical cooperation

South Sudan and China have recently signed an agreement on economic and technical cooperation in the capital Juba. He Xiangdong, Chinese Ambassador to South Sudan and Hon. Deng Alor Kuol, South Sudan Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation of South Sudan signed the Agreement. Speaking during the signing ceremony, Minister Deng Alor thanked China […]

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Over 200 South Sudanese to be deported from America

About 227 South Sudanese nationals will be deported from the United States at any time, a senior South Sudanese diplomat confirmed on Tuesday. According to U.S. federal laws, foreign nationals are legally returned to their country of origin if they violate a number of immigration or criminal laws. The United States may deport foreign nationals […]

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Meet 86-year-old Mama Rebecca Agoth, the oldest graduate from Juba University

An 86-year-old woman has just proved that education has no age limit. 86-years mama Rebecca Ajoth Deng just graduated from Juba University, College of Art and Human Sciences.  She couldn’t hold her joy at the graduation ceremony. ” I am so excited. This is a great achievement for me and I hope it will inspire other […]

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Minister of Information Makuei Leuth admits South Sudan is ‘dirty’ corrupt

Controversial loose-mouthed Minister of Information, Micheal Makuei Leuth has finally admitted that the recent report by world Transparency Index is correct. While speaking to Vice news reporter, Makuei admitted that South Sudan is corrupt since it is part of the ‘Corrupt world.’ “Corruption is all over the world. South Sudan is part of the world […]

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PHOTO: Miss World South Sudan ties the knot in lavish wedding

South Sudanese beauty queen and a former Miss World Africa, Atong De Mach is official off the market. Celebrated Atong tied the knot with a son to a prominent South Sudanese politician and former ambassador to UN  at a lavish invite-only wedding that was held a secret location, after close to two years of dating. […]

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Government pays $ 7.8 million joins Africa Trade Insurance

In his New Year message, President Salva Kiir Mayardit emphasized the need to build a peaceful, prosperous, secure, and stable South Sudan. The country’s now completed membership in the African Trade Insurance Agency (ATI) underscores this message. With financial support from the African Development Bank, The Republic of South Sudan was able to complete its […]

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Juba to set up school for school dropouts from East Africa

Jubek state in collaboration with UNESCO has initiated a literacy class for school dropout girls, according to the Minister of Gender, Child and Social Welfare. Rose Lisok Paulino said the plan is to allow continuity of learning for girls whose parents can no longer afford to pay their tuition fees. She told Eye Radio that […]

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SSFA threatens to sue companies producing ‘ugly’ jerseys

The South Sudan Football Association has threatened to take legal action against companies producing jerseys bearing logos of the association. The SSFA, which is the governing body of football in South Sudan, was established in 2011. Anthony John, the secretary of the association, said they have realized there are companies within and outside the country […]

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