Category: Press Releases

PDM Leader response to IGAD and Council of Ministers

Dear Excellency Ambassador Ismail Wais,   Please accept my greetings and I sincerely hope this finds you well.   Your Excellency,    Further to IGAD’s Council of Minister’s communique in which it directed you to reach out to the R-ARCSS non-signatories to either join its implementation or otherwise be labeled as spoilers of the peace process […]

Urgent Message to Equatorians in Uganda: Avoid the planned Kampala meeting by Kiir’s agents

Press Release: OCT/19/2018, SSN; An Equatorian meeting is planned to take place tomorrow in Kampala organized by the Kiir government to provide a cheap platform for jieng-inclined Equatorian leadership. Those invited to address the meeting are: 1- Mr. Martin Lomuro, minister in kiir’s government. 2- Aggrey Tissa Sabuni, Kiir’s government nominee to the East African […]

Political Prisoners’ Standoff with JUBA Regime’s Security at notorious BLUE HOUSE, Jebel Area

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: OCT/07/2018; Ref: Political Prisoners Standoff with JUBA Regime’s Security BLUE HOUSE Headquarters, Jebel Area, Juba. LATEST: Armed inmates at the National Security detention facility in Juba took two guards hostage to protest against lengthy detentions without trial, a detainee said. The inmates started rioting on Sunday morning. “Masked armed men came to […]

LATEST: Eastern African Standby Force (EASF) ready to deploy to South Sudan to monitor new peace deal

By FRED OLUOCH, SEP/23/2018, SSN; The Eastern African Standby Force is ready to deploy troops to South Sudan if requested by the African Union, despite failing to intervene in the Burundi crisis in 2015. The 5,800-strong force attained full operational capability in December 2014, but has remained in obscurity despite the conflicts in Somalia, South […]

On the SPLA-IO’s recapture of Jamara and Kupera from pres. Kiir’s army

Press Release, SEPT/02/2018, SSN; This morning our gallant forces under a joint command of Brig. Gen. Emmanuel Lemi Lo Mukaya, Col. Samuel Gai and Col. Noel Lomeri, launched a coordinated counter-attack after the Kiir’s SPLA captured Jamara and Kupera last Wednesday. The anti-peace SPLA have been successfully flushed out and we have seized full control […]

PDM Rejects Initialing Khartoum Agreement

AUG/30/2018; In light of the news and public statements issued jointly by the SPLM/A-IO and SSOA delegation to the Khartoum HLRF on initialing of the Draft Revitalized ARCSS this day 30th August 2018 in Khartoum, Sudan, PDM would like to reiterate its rejection to initialing of the Draft Revitalized ARCSS, and as a member of […]

Voting Overseas

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2018 Overseas Voting Social Media Outreach

Social media can aid your efforts to reach local audiences of U.S. citizen voters during the 2018 election season.   If the consular section manages its own social media properties or if Mission social media platforms draw U.S. citizen audiences, …

Nuer Supreme Council accepts resignation of Festus Mogae as JMEC chairman

For Immediate Release Monday, August 20, 2018 PUBLIC STATEMENT The Nuer Supreme Council (NSC) has learned that the Chairperson of Joint Monitoring Evaluation Commission (JMEC), H. E. Fetus G. Mogae requested to RESIGNS from his position by the end of September 2018. The Council received this commendable development through Social media, in a Press Release […]

Troika Statement on South Sudan Peace Talks

The text of the following statement was issued jointly by the Governments of the United States of America, the United Kingdom, and Norway. The members of the Troika (the United States, the United Kingdom, and Norway) support the engagement of the regio…

Equatoria Diaspora Express Concerns on IGAD-led Khartoum Talks

Press Release, 4/AUG/2018; Equatorian Leaders in the Diaspora express serious concerns about the IGAD-led peace talks on South Sudan being held in Khartoum The Equatorian community leaders in the Diaspora representing over 30 (thirty) South Sudanese tribes/ethnic groups, are seriously concerned about the direction of IGAD-led peace talks currently underway in Khartoum, Sudan. The peace […]