Author: Achan Tonny

Open letter to President Salva Kiir Mayardit

Achan Tonny- 05/20/2020

Dear President Kiir, I would like to sincerely thank you for taking such a bold decision to reorganize the National Taskforce on Coronavirus and showing ... Read More

Pyramid Hotel closed indefinitely

Achan Tonny- 05/20/2020

Pyramid Hotel has been closed indefinitely as the government tries to curb coronavirus from spreading. Pyramid located on Nimule street was housing many senior government ... Read More

Makuei Lueth: All former Covid-19 Taskforce members have tested positive for Covid-19

Achan Tonny- 05/19/2020

Information Minister Makuei Leuth who announced his COVID-19 status today on VOA Focus on South Sudan disclosed that all former members of High-Level Taskforce have ... Read More

BREAKING: Michael Makuei is COVID-19 positive

Achan Tonny- 05/19/2020

Information Minister Micheal Makuei has announced when he was being interviewed on VOA Focus on South Sudan that he has tested positive for covid-19. This ... Read More

Cabinet Affairs Minister, Lomoro: I am Not COVID-19 Positive

Achan Tonny- 05/19/2020

South Sudan minister of cabinet affairs Martin Elia Lomoro has debunked this afternoon rumors that he has been found positive with COVID-19 after reports that ... Read More

Renown SSBC journalist test positive for coronavirus

Achan Tonny- 05/19/2020

Renown SSBC journalists, Ayuel Chan has tested positive for Covid-19. Ayuel took to Twitter to announce his test results for covid-19 "I'm unwieldy & profoundly ... Read More

BREAKING: Riek Machar, Angelina Teny test positive for Corona Virus

Achan Tonny- 05/18/2020

The First Vice President of the Republic of South Sudan, H.E. Dr. Riek Machar Teny-Dhurgon, and Madam Angelina Teny, plus a number of his office ... Read More

Girl gets impregnated, led to a communal fight among South Sudanese in Refugee camp in Uganda leaving two dead

Achan Tonny- 05/18/2020

Fighting erupted on Friday date 15th May 2020 between the South Sudanese Refugees living in Bweyale Camp, Kiryandongo District, Uganda. The fighting between the Nuer ... Read More

US says ‘Abyei must not be forgotten’

Achan Tonny- 05/18/2020

The United States has called on South Sudan and Sudan not to overlook the challenges facing the people of Abyei, particularly its fragile security. It ... Read More

These are the things South Sudanese have learnt since Coronavirus started

Achan Tonny- 05/17/2020

Since the coronavirus pandemic started people have been suffering and these are the things we have learnt. 1.It's always good to save. It is always ... Read More

Heavy fighting in Jonglei State as suspected Murle youth attack Lou Nuer

Achan Tonny- 05/16/2020

There are reports of heavy fighting in Jonglei State this morning and afternoon between Lou Nuer and Murle youth. Early reports allege that a large ... Read More

Story of Paska, 11-year-old ‘mum’ and how you can help her, siblings

Achan Tonny- 05/16/2020

Meet Paska, an extraordinary girl, who has become a ‘mum’ to her three younger siblings at the age of just 11.Left alone after the death ... Read More

Names of the new members of COVID-19 Taskforce formed by President Kiir

Achan Tonny- 05/15/2020

President Kiir has dissolved and reconstituted the High-level Taskforce on COVID-19. The committee which he headed as the chairperson and FVP Riek Machar as the ... Read More

Former Ruweng State Information Minister tortured, nearly killed by soldiers in Parieng

Achan Tonny- 05/15/2020

Abraham Athoi Ngor, a former Minister of Information of Ruweng State was yesterday afternoon taken by a group of soldiers in Parieng and tortured. It ... Read More

FULL TEXT: Kiir’s 2020 SPLA Day Speech

Achan Tonny- 05/15/2020

May 16th 2020 SPLA Day MessageHis Excellency Salva Kiir MayarditPresident of the Republic of South Sudan. My beloved and fellow citizens, May 16th, 2020 marks ... Read More