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49 South Sudanese Health Workers Passed Out in Uganda

The first batch of 49 health workers from South Sudan has completed diploma courses in Kampala, Uganda. The batch, which comprised of clinical officers, registered nurses and midwives, completed three years of training at Mengo hospital in Kampala. The graduates from International Christian Medical and Dental National (ICMDN) Institute of Health Sciences

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PHOTOS: Rebel Group Starts in Sacked Army Chief Malong’s State

A new rebel group has emerged in war-torn South Sudan’s Trouble in South Sudan, further complicating attempts to resolve the conflict in the world’s youngest nation. The rebel group named South Sudan Patriotic Army (SSPA) has set its base in the Northern Bahr el Ghazal State. SSPA is being commanded by Lt

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Riek Machar’s Rebels Capture Upper Nile’s Kuek Town, Seize National Army Weapons

Rebels of sacked vice president Riek Machar of the SPLA-IO have seized Kuek Town of Upper Nile after engaging government soldiers for over 30 hours, the rebel movement military spokesperson Brig Gen William Gatjiath Deng says. According to Brig Gen Deng, government forces had provoked a war by launching an attack

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Machar’s Rebels Claim Responsibility for Deadly Juba-Nimule Road Ambush

South Sudan's rebels allied to sacked First Vice President Riek Macha’s SPLA-IO faction say they carried out the Thursday ambush on a convoy of government and military vehicles along the Juba-Nimule. Yesterday’s attack claimed 14 and left scores wounded, South Sudan police spokesman Daniel Justin Boulogne said Thursday. But according to SPLA-IO

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South Sudan Musician Killed in Juba-Nimule Ambush

Popular South Sudan singer Mabor Abud Mathiang, known by his stage name Emma 47, was Monday killed in an ambush along the Juba-Nimule Road. Emma 47 was headed for Nimule from Juba, the capital of the world’s youngest and volatile nation. The car Emma 47 and others were travelling in was attacked

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‘Trump Has Never Heard of Salva Kiir’

US Senator Christopher Coons shared with the Counci on Foreign Relations the details of a recent meeting he had had with South Sudan President Salva Kiir Mayardit. Coons, the Delaware Senator and head of Foreign Relations committee, said a troubled Kiir had told him that he was US President Donald Trump’s

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S. Sudan Dialogue Committee Sets Conditions for Machar to Participate

South Sudan former First Vice President and rebel leader Riek Machar will only be allowed to participate in the country’s national dialogue initiative if he denounces rebellion, a member of the dialogue committee said on Monday. "We are not saying Machar should not participate in the dialogue. No this is not

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