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Kiir: Why Machar will not be my Number 2 (First Vice president)

LATEST: South Sudanese Pres. Salva Kiir says he will not accept Dr Riek Machar, who led a rebellion against him, as the first vice-president in the current peace negotiations. In an exclusive interview with The EastAfrican from State House, Juba, Pres. Kiir said he would only agree to Dr Machar coming in at position three as the second vice-president or non-executi...

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The Chama Cha Mapinduzi’s role in Peace process in South Sudan

Chama Cha Mapinduzi, hereinafter referred to as (CCM), the ruling party in the United Republic of Tanzania, under the leadership of president Jakaya Marisho Kikweti, and its Secretary General Mr. Abdel Rahman Kenana, is a name that was not known to most of the people of South Sudan before the current SPLM's war; but it had surfaced in line with the regional efforts ge...

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Juba’s Political Machinations: Peace By All Means

Events in South Sudan are revisiting the early and mid-1990s, the periods of rebelliously callous militias shuttling between Khartoum and the bush, unable to zero in on what they wanted. It was the period that saw many unpatriotic southerners trained their minds on the benefits of intransigence and insensitive retraction from the popular discourse of liberation. ...

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Lack of Accountability and Causes of Current Political Instability: A Case of South Sudan

Accountability can be defined in a layman's language as giving an account on how a given action was taken or a sum of money has been spent, this has been lacking since formation of Government of South Sudan. The aim of this article is to show where the notion of accountability has been seen lacking, the article will give a way forward. Accountability has been lac...

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BY: Deng Lueth Yuang, Economist, South Sudan, FEB/12/2015, SSN; I think South Sudan’s peace is elusive because IGAD is “stupid.” Messrs. Mahboub Maalim (Sec. Gen. of IGAD), Ethiopian Prime Minis...

BY: Yien Lam, South Sudan, FEB/02/2015, SSN; To me, it is simple as this, an Igad role in kiir's mess is to do its business at the expense of South Sudanese as its definition does not purport peace medi...

BY: ElHAG PAUL, South Sudan, FEB/02/2015, SSN; The agreement for the unification of the SPLM signed in Arusha, Tanzania, on 21st January 2015 by the three factions of the SPLM party must not be bought b...

Press Statement on Launch of REMNASA, 28/1/2015, SSN; The forces of Revolutionary Movement for National Salvation (REMNASA) on 27/1/2015 launched a successful attack on the sectarian regime security for...

By: Justin Ambago Ramba, U.K., JAN/25/2015, SSN; Let the obvious not be twisted to mean another thing. It is a known fact that the reason SPLM/SPLA is now a fractured movement and Army respectively is b...

BY: JUMA Mabor MARIAL, JUBA, JAN/08/2015, SSN; In the recent weeks, a vigorous debate has been had on the 2015 elections in South Sudan and the debate is on-going. The Elections Commission, an instituti...

BY: Kuir ë Garang, CANADA, JAN/03/2015, SSN; Leaders the world over think about two paramount things: the PRIMACY of the citizens’ needs and the LEGACY they leave behind long after they have gone. It...

BY: Peter Adwok Nyaba PhD, KENYA, DEC/30/2014, 2014, SSN; INTRODUCTION Dr. Lual Deng, in his rejoinder to my response to Mr. Abraham Lueth’s piece in reference to revocation of South Sudan membersh...

BY: BEL DENG, South Sudan, DEC/29/2014, SSN; As long as the current leadership in Juba exists, with foreign backing intact, the citizenry (NUER) need to know that enduring more devastation in the next c...

Various media sources, DEC/22/2014, SSN; A looming economic disaster is predicted for the failing nation of South Sudan now enduring its second year of a national civil war and its oil is selling at wha...

From: Micheal Okia Amuru, Magwi County, Eastern Equatoria State, DEC/20/2014, SSN; Militia Training Field Opened in Panyikwara, few kilometers from Magwi County Headquarters. Many South Sudanese like...

RADIO TAMAZUG.org, DEC/16/2014, SSN; Catholic Archbishop of Juba, Paulino Lukudu Loro, warned Monday that "power is not forever," while urging South Sudanese people to accept they are ethnically divided...

BY: ELHAG PAUL, South Sudan, DEC/14/2014, SSN; 15th December is here, the day evil descended on Juba last year similar to 8th July 1965. It comes with those horrific memories of the murky atmosphere dev...

BY: DENG LUETH YUANG, Canada, DEC/08/2014, SSN; Faced with US shale oil boom and lower global oil demand, oil cartel, OPEC met on 27 Nov, in Switzerland to discuss a way forward for the plunging oil pri...

BY DR. PETER KOPLING, MD. JUBA, DEC/03/2014, SSN; Contrary to Kiir’s supposed quest for peace in the war torn South Sudan, our nation is made to understand through a graduation speech delivered by the...