Author: Achan Tonny

1,500 Free online courses from Harvard, Yale, Oxford, Stanford, other top universities

Achan Tonny- 06/28/2020

Take online courses from the world's top universities for free. Below, you will find 1,500 online courses from universities like Stanford, Yale, MIT, Harvard, Oxford ... Read More

FBI arrests South Sudanese businessman in United States for trying to steal $13million meant for Covid-19

Achan Tonny- 06/24/2020

A Winchester man was arrested today and charged with allegedly filing fraudulent loan applications seeking more than $13 million in forgivable loans guaranteed by the ... Read More

Government promises to pay nearly $6million to settle arrears owed to AU in a week

Achan Tonny- 06/24/2020

South Sudan’s government has promised to pay nearly $6 million dollars it owes the African Union (AU) in annual membership fee arrears. Last week, the ... Read More

Court bars South Sudan, oil firms from exporting oil

Achan Tonny- 06/23/2020

The government of South Sudan and two mining companies have been barred from operating and exporting oil due to spills that have polluted the environment. ... Read More

US donates $4.5 million to fight COVID-19 in South Sudan

Achan Tonny- 06/23/2020

The United States through its Agency for International Development (USAID) last week donated USD 4.5 million to help tens of thousands of people in South ... Read More

Top Ten best hotels in Juba in 2020

Achan Tonny- 06/23/2020

By Nancy Okenagwa Since the signing of CPA in 2005, Juba has seen rapid growth in the hospitality industry. From the old prefabs to now ... Read More

Juba Stadium, Buluk Playground near completion

Achan Tonny- 06/19/2020

The Minister for Youths and Sports, Dr. Albino Bol, visited Juba Football Stadium and Buluk Playground with the President of South Sudan Football Association (SSFA) Mr. ... Read More

Uproar in Sudan after marriage of four-year-old girl

Achan Tonny- 06/19/2020

Civil society groups in Sudan have demanded the government take action after reports surfaced that a four-year-old child was married in March this year. The ... Read More

South Sudanese rape survivors speak up, expose rapists names

Achan Tonny- 06/17/2020

South Sudan’s patriarchal setup has often alienated and stigmatized the South Sudanese female. This tends to happen when supporting and uplifting is what is actually ... Read More

Slate Nation to drop ‘Inu’ a song featuring President Salva Kiir

Achan Tonny- 06/17/2020

Sensational Australia-based artist, songwriter Slate Nation is set to release a new song titled ‘Inu’ featuring President Salva Kiir. This will be the first collaboration that ... Read More

Parties agree on state allocations

Achan Tonny- 06/17/2020

The SPLM and the opposition groups have agreed on the allocations of states, the Minister of Presidential Affairs has announced. According to the deal arrived ... Read More

Emmanuel Kembe mourns his mother

Achan Tonny- 06/16/2020

Celebrated South Sudanese musician Emmanuel Kembe is bereaved.   In an emotional message sent to her close friends, Kembe's close family member announced the death ... Read More

Army says it killed business man turned rebel, Kerbino Wol Agok

Achan Tonny- 06/16/2020

The army has just confirmed it killed businessman Kerbino Wol Agok, who recently announced a rebellion against the government in Juba. He was reportedly killed ... Read More

I did not receive a car from anyone – George Kenyi

Achan Tonny- 06/13/2020

The sensational Seventh Day Roundabout traffic officer has said he has not received a car from anyone contrary to social media reports on Friday. According ... Read More

Kiir orders flags to fly at half-mast in honour of Burundi President Nkurunziza

Achan Tonny- 06/13/2020

Kiir order President Salva Kiir has ordered flags to fly half-mast across the country in honour of the late president of Burundi, Pierre Nkurunziza who ... Read More