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

South Sudan ranks 4th least peaceful country in the world, 1st in Africa

Achan Tonny- 20/06/2021

The 2021 Global Peace Index (GPI) has ranked South Sudan 4 among 163 independent nations and territories, according to its level of peacefulness. South Sudan ... Read More

Police assaults radio manager, journalists in Rumbek, media body condemns

Achan Tonny- 19/06/2021

A Manager of a radio station based and three journalists in troubled Lakes State was this morning assaulted by armed policemen. According to reports the ... Read More

Man defiles his 12-year-old daughter, sentenced to 14 years imprisonment

Achan Tonny- 17/06/2021

Gender-based Violence Court today in Juba has sentenced a man to 14 years of imprisonment for defilement and incest. The man defiled his 12-year-old biological ... Read More

South Sudanese fined million for illegal acquisition of Ugandan ID

Achan Tonny- 17/06/2021

A 58-year-old South Sudanese national has been fined  1.5 million Ugandan shillings for illegally possessing a Ugandan national ID. Huda Elradi Ali was on Tuesday ... Read More

Armed men rape 8-year-old girl in Lakes State

Achan Tonny- 17/06/2021

Unidentified armed men have left a 8-year-old girl in a critical condition after raping on Monday 14 June Am n Rumbek North in Lakes State. ... Read More

Gunman who killed breastfeeding mother, child executed by firing squad

Achan Tonny- 16/06/2021

The man who killed a lactating mother and her baby, Rel Chiith has been killed by firing squad, reports from Rumbek East allege. Reports have ... Read More

Over 300 orphans in Juba to receive donations from sportman Nelly Yoa

Achan Tonny- 15/06/2021

Australian-based sportsman, Nelly Yoa has pledged to donate food, clothing, sleeping materials to children's homes in Juba. Read More

Controversial Mary Akon explains why she showed her ‘good mur’ on social media

Achan Tonny- 09/06/2021

Last week South Sudanese netizens were shocked when controversial Facebook Live host, Mary Akon went on a live FB show to talk about her cookie. ... Read More

President Kiir relieves Ruweng Chief Administrator Chol Awanlith, appoints new chief

Achan Tonny- 08/06/2021

President Salva Kiir has just issued a republican decree dismissing the Ruweng Administrative Area chief and appointing a new chief Administrator for the oil-rich Ruweng ... Read More

General Peter Dor discharged from hospital, says he is fine

Achan Tonny- 08/06/2021

South Sudan army commander General Peter Dor Manjur Gatluak who was shot twice this morning at the army headquarters Bilpam has said that he is ... Read More

Man slaps French President Emmanuel Macron in the face [VIDEO]

Achan Tonny- 08/06/2021

French President Emmanuel Macron has been slapped in the face on an official visit to the south-east of France. In a video circulating on social ... Read More

SSPDF detain, torture civilian driver for over taking army convoy in Wau

Achan Tonny- 08/06/2021

News reaching our news desk indicates that a civilian was arrested, tortured, and detained by South Sudan army in Wau for allegedly over a military ... Read More

Uganda announces lockdown, closes schools, South Sudan hints at doing the same

Achan Tonny- 08/06/2021

The government through the Ministry of General Education and Instruction has hinted at closing down schools if learning institutions in the country don't observe strict ... Read More

Sudan’s Asset Recovery Committee evicts former VP Ali Osman Taha family out of multi-million home [PHOTOS]

Achan Tonny- 08/06/2021

Multiple sources in Khartoum, Sudan are reporting that an armed force affiliated with the Sudan anti-corruption committee and Assets Recovery Committee stormed the house of ... Read More

Check B, Navy Boy, Johnson Mike, Ade destroy Silver X, DJ Cent in new diss song

Achan Tonny- 07/06/2021

Recently on social media, Silver X and DJ Cent were beefing over who owns South Sudan music throne but now it seems the two musicians ... Read More