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All news stories that go unreported but you deserve to know and gossips from Juba and South Sudan.

South Sudan leaders have failed- VP Nyandeng Garang

Achan Tonny- 24/10/2020

The country’s leaders have failed the citizens particularly the youth to providing basic services, the Vice-president for Gender and Youth has said. Rebecca Nyandeng stated ... Read More

‘If I pay your dowry, I own you,’ man on why men own women

Achan Tonny- 23/10/2020

Controversial Kenyan man, Captain Kale has awoken the wrath of many after saying that married women whose dowry has been paid should not have freedom. ... Read More

Over 450 schools girls impregnated during Covid lockdown in Warrap State

Achan Tonny- 23/10/2020

Athorities of South Sudan’s Warrap state fear that at least 463 schoolgirls impregnated during the national Covid-19 lockdown may drop out of school, as the ... Read More

Malakal chiefs beaten up over airport land issue

Achan Tonny- 23/10/2020

Ten traditional chiefs, including the Paramount Chief of Malakal, have been allegedly severely beaten by Upper Nile State criminals. The traditional leaders were reportedly attacked ... Read More

Triple murders: High Court to rule on Monday

Achan Tonny- 23/10/2020

The High Court sitting in Juba today, after listening to final submissions of the prosecution team and defense lawyers of Babu Emmanuel, the accused in ... Read More

His House, a film about South Sudanese refugees set to premiere on Netflix

Achan Tonny- 23/10/2020

A film about South Sudanese refugees is scheduled to premiere on Netflix. The film titled ‘His House’ already has a trailer running on YouTube, and ... Read More

South Sudan: Severe flooding increases health risks amid multiple emergencies

Achan Tonny- 23/10/2020

Severe flooding is affecting an estimated 800,000 people across a wide swath of South Sudan, inundating homes and leaving people without adequate food, water, or shelter. ... Read More

PHOTOS: Moment South Sudanese ambassador collapses and dies at banking hall in Kenya

Achan Tonny- 23/10/2020

A South Sudanese diplomat walked into KCB Moi Avenue branch in Nairobi, Kenya on Thursday afternoon. Moments later he was dead. A police report stated ... Read More

Government officials with fake academic papers to lose jobs

Achan Tonny- 23/10/2020

The ministry of General Education and Instructions has threatened to ensure that those who got government jobs using fake school certificates lose their jobs. The ... Read More

South Sudan ambassador to Eritrea collapses and die at a banking hall in Kenya

Achan Tonny- 22/10/2020

Police in Nairobi, Kenya are probing the mysterious death of South Sudanese ambassador to Eritrea Michael Nyang’ who collapsed and died at the KCB bank ... Read More

Why bride price should be abolished in South Sudan

Achan Tonny- 22/10/2020

By Deng Marop Deng   Dowry or bride price is commonly practiced in most African societies, and defenses have been given to this inhuman act. If ... Read More

Information Minister, Makuei asks citizens to help gov’t fix economic crisis

Achan Tonny- 22/10/2020

The minister of information has admitted that the government alone can’t fix the economy, saying citizens should “wait for the government to resolve” it. Michael Makuei ... Read More

Mayen Ayom gets SSP 50,000 donation from well-wisher

Masura- 22/10/2020

Social media sensation Mayen Ayom has received a financial support worth 50,000 pounds towards his studies. Read More

South Sudanese medical students stranded in Cuba appeal for help

Achan Tonny- 21/10/2020

Nearly 40 South Sudanese students who went to Cuba and Zimbabwe for higher education say they are stuck in those countries with no money for ... Read More

Pope endorses civil union laws for same-sex couples, says homosexuals are children of God

Achan Tonny- 21/10/2020

Pope Francis has declared support for civil unions for same-sex couples for the first time, according to the Catholic News Agency. The Pope made the historic remarks in ... Read More