National News

National News

Gen. Malek cautions against social media

By Nema Juma The Deputy Minister of Defence and Veteran’s Affairs, Lt. General Malek Reuben Riak yesterday warned social media users to stop misusing the platform to tarnish the name of the army. He said some people were using social media to claim that the Defense Forces (SSPDF) personnel were...
National News

Disarmament program starts in Tonj State

By Wek Atak Kacjang Authorities in Tonj State will start a disarmament exercise today targeting arms from youth in the 20 counties. State Information Minister Wol Mayom told Juba Monitor yesterday that the State Governor Mathew Mathing Magordit had tasked all the county commissioners to inform their youth to peacefully...
National News

Jonglei Governor warns locals over adultery

By Manyuon Mayen Manyuon Jonglei State Governor has warned locals working with Non-Governmental Organizations (NGOS) to be careful on how they spend their earnings. Governor Maker Thiong Maal said that some young men have resorted to seducing and luring their relatives’ wives and teenagers on often basis after acquiring such...
National News

Mayor tells leaders to work in harmony

By Kidega Livingstone The Mayor of Juba City Council Samir Khamis has told councilors, the Legislative Assembly and the executives to work together for the development of Juba. “The two of you (executives and councilors) are in one house. You need to work together and support each other for development...
National News

Delegation visits Yei to support Ebola preparedness, response

By Paul Jimbo A high-level delegation led by South Sudan’s Undersecretary of Health will visit Yei to see first-hand the activities underway to prepare for, and respond to a potential Ebola outbreak. The team will further comprise United Nations agencies, ambassadors from donor countries, and representatives of international non-governmental organizations...
National News

Seven killed in Gok, Western Lakes fight

By Mabor Riak Magok Seven people have died in a fight between armed youth from Gok and Western Lakes states. Three others sustained serious injuries during the fight in Alel village near Abiriu County of Gok State last week In an interview with Juba Monitor, Minister of Information of Gok...
National News

S. Sudanese refugees celebrate Independence Day

By Gaaniko Samson Thousands of South Sudan students in Uganda from different schools on Tuesday celebrated their country’s Eighth independence anniversary at Erka Park Hotel in Arua District. Speaking at the event, Evangelist Mbaraza Emmanuel, the Chief Guest applauded Uganda’s government for hosting South Sudanese refugees with great hospitality. “As...
National News

Two suspects arrested over Bor NSS – gangs fighting

By Manyuon Mayen Manyuon At least two young men suspected to have been ring leaders of Bor National Security Service (NSS) and gangs fighting have been arrested in connection to the incident. On Tuesday evening, fighting erupted between the National Security Service soldiers and group of niggas or “negros” at...
National News

VISION, Red Army March for Change

By Peter James Loruba The Executive Director of Red Army Foundation, Paul Malual Ajak has disclosed his foundation’s plans for the country. Red Army plans to transform the lives of street children through vocational skills so that they can be able to take care of their wellbeing. “We have a...
1 2 3 4 5 56
Page 3 of 56