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10 cabinet ministers test positive for COVID-19: official

Achan Tonny- 05/22/2020

10 of South Sudan’s cabinet ministers tested positive for the coronavirus, according to the Minister of Information Michael Makuei who spoke to the BBC. The ... Read More

The seven senior officials who died this week

Achan Tonny- 05/14/2020

1. Prof. Aggrey Ayuen Majok He Was Former Vice-Chancellor Of John Garang Memorial University Of Science And Technology and Vice-Chancellor Of Rumbek University. 2. Brig ... Read More

Panic as UNMISS reports Coronavirus outbreak at crowded IDP camp in Juba

Achan Tonny- 05/14/2020

The United Nations Mission in South Sudan, or UNMISS, for the first time, has said COVID-19 has been confirmed in a crowded civilian protection camp in South Sudan’s ... Read More

Amazing photos of Fashion Designer, Winnie Godi’s baby bump [PHOTOS]

Achan Tonny- 05/10/2020

Award-winning South Sudanese Fashion Designer Winnie Godi has posted her maternal photo after having a successful photoshoot.  Just like other expectant mothers who take a ... Read More

Minister of Finance allocates SSP 4million monthly for his expenses, gives SSP 30 million to cover his son burial cost

Achan Tonny- 05/09/2020

Minister of Finance Given SSP 30,000,000 (More than $100,000 USD) to cover the cost of his son’s funeral and 4,000,000 (More than $14,000 USD) every ... Read More

South Sudan reports 30 new COVID-19 cases, 120 in total

Achan Tonny- 05/08/2020

South Sudan Ministry of Health on Friday confirmed 30 new cases of the novel coronavirus, bringing the total number of infections to 120. Richard Lako, ... Read More

Kenyan police beat to death South Sudanese refugee in Kakuma Refugee Camp

Achan Tonny- 04/28/2020

A 22-year-old South Sudanese man who is registered as a refugee has been killed by the Kenyan police for allegedly violating a curfew imposed by ... Read More

North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un rumoured to be dead

Achan Tonny- 04/25/2020

Kim Jong Un is rumored to be dead, according to a Hong Kong broadcast network, while a Japanese magazine is reporting that North Korea’s rocket ... Read More

Meet Adhieu Achuil, a South Sudanese student in Kenya making soap, masks for refugees in Kakuma Camp

Achan Tonny- 04/23/2020

By now, most people alive know that the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) has infected nearly every continent, forced countries into states of emergency, sent individuals into ... Read More

Expert states the ultimate risks of hiking on Jebel Kujur

Achan Tonny- 04/21/2020

With the lockdown imposed in Juba due to Coronavirus pandemic, many young South Sudanese who are now idle at their homes have found a new ... Read More

Rihanna chooses South Sudanese model from Kakuma Refugee Camp to model latest Fenty collection

Achan Tonny- 04/15/2020

Rihana has chosen a South Sudanese model who lives in a refugee camp in Kenya to model the latest collection from her history-making label Fenty. ... Read More

Meet South Sudanese refugee who has beaten all odds to become a university lecturer in Kenya

Achan Tonny- 04/11/2020

Rose Chelia from South Sudan arrived in Kakuma camp when she was only 9 years old in 2002. Separated from her parents and siblings as ... Read More

To fight COVID-19, GPOC must use Community Development Fund to construct boreholes in Ruweng Administrative Area

Achan Tonny- 04/10/2020

TO POSE A STRONGER FIGHT AGAINST THE SPREAD OF CORONA VIRUS, GPOC MUST USE COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT FUNDS TO URGENTLY CONSTRUCT MORE BOREHOLES. WHILST, THE ADMINISTRATIVE ... Read More

South Sudan Confirms Second Covid-19 Case

Achan Tonny- 04/07/2020

South Sudan has today, April 7, confirmed it’s second case of Covid-19 in the city of Juba. The patient is a 53-year-old lady working with ... Read More

Fresh Faces for Governors Will Cement President Kiir’s Legacy

Achan Tonny- 04/06/2020

By Emmanuel Monychol, The battle for President Salva Kiir’s legacy and that of the SPLM will be won or lost at the state level. Success ... Read More