South Sudanese rebel leader Riek Machar, who fled to Democratic Republic of Congo in August after fierce fighting, is being held in South Africa to stop him stirring up trouble, diplomatic and political sources said on Tuesday.…
The decision to deport the spokesman of the South Sudan rebel leader Riek Machar from Nairobi to Juba could jeopardise the lives of Kenyans working in the troubled nation. While Dr Machar, a former vice-president who fled the…
Sudan People’s Liberation Movement-in-Opposition (SPLM-IO) spokesman James Gatdet Dak, who was arrested at his Nairobi residence on Wednesday, is being held at the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport police station. Mr Dak is likely…
Diplomacy is murky business, especially when you are dealing with a neighbour like South Sudan.The National Assembly Defence and Security committees has
The government has said it is considering slapping tough sanctions on South Sudan opposition leader Riek Machar amid fears of renewed fighting in Africa’s youngest nation.
The rescue of South Sudan opposition leader Riek Machar from Congo was personally authorised by UN Secretary General Ban Ki Moon, according to a European expert involved in the exfiltration.
South Sudanese President Salva Kiir has issued a directive on Tuesday for an attack and aerial bombardment against the hideout of former first vice president Riek Machar.
Riek Machar has officially been sacked as the first vice president of the South Sudan and has been replaced by former mining minister Taban Deng Gai.
South Sudan’s leader Salva Kiir has spoken about the sad events of July 8 when a shootout outside the presidential palace in Juba left 272 people dead, mostly soldiers.
A Facebook post by the Press Secretary of South Sudan Vice President Riek Machar is what caused the violence that has claimed 272 lives mostly soldiers according to South Sudan Embassy in Nairobi.