Featured 30 March 2017

The Devil’s Advocate: Rebels in South Sudan can win militarily

Several diplomats and key experts have one view of the civil war raging in South Sudan: No side can win the war by military means. For a young rebel recruit, this can be a devastating statement, for in taking up arms, he believes he can remove the dictatorship that is causing, in hundreds of thousands, the death, rape, displacement and suffering of South Sudanese. ...

Politics

People of Ruweng: The victims of power & appeasement policy

Ruweng State deserved good governance, therefore he should be reaffirmed. However, I was terribly shocked and disappointed to find out that Theja had been sacked from the post of Governorship. The action of the president removing the governor of Ruweng State has confused me and I have lost all hopes that I had previously for any little reforms in South Sudan. It ...

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National Salvation (NAS), United Kingdom, of Gen. Cirillo rejects Jieng’s letter defaming Cirillo

Response to JCE’s press release of 21st March 2017 in respect of General Thomas Cirilo Swaka The JCE’s letter strives to depict General Thomas Cirilo Swaka and the Equatorians as enemies of Jieng and Nuer. In this false portrayal of General Swaka, the aim is to divide South Sudanese against one another. This baseless claim that Equatorians wish to be anne...

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Vice-pres. Taban Deng Gai’s Abusing Power & Taking Advantage of little guys for selfish goals

Taban Deng Gai's long career of abusing power for an endless goal and taking advantage of little guys did not just started but since he observed power in the 1980's. Those who know Taban, in which myself is included, would agree that this long career of abusing power and taking advantage of little guys did not just start overnight but since when Taban was Itang's admi...

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