SOUTH SUDAN POWER SUCCESSION BATTLE – WHO PULLS THE STRINGS?

South Sudan's President Salva Kiir decorates newly appointed army chief General James Ajongo during his swearing-in ceremony at the Presidential Palace in Juba, South Sudan, May 10, 2017(Photo: file)

By Peter Adwok Nyaba 28.06.2017 June 28, 2017(Nyamilepedia) —— Politics in southern Sudan has traditionally been right wing and elitist in nature until William Deng Nhial in 1965 introduced a streak of left-wing inclined populism in the form of mass political mobilization and organization of what then was Sudan African National Union (SANU). Dr. John Garang de Mabior and the SPLM/SPLA […]

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Museveni’s colonial ambitions in South Sudan

Museveni and his wife attends South Sudan independent day celebration in July 2014(Photo: file)

By Peter Adwok Nyaba June 17, 2017(Nyamilepedia) —– The loudest chorus coming out these days from region is that of ‘SPLM reunification’ rather than ‘stop the war’ to end the suffering and negative migration of the people of South Sudan. President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni, not even on behalf of National Resistance Movement (NRM), has usurped the SPLM reunification process leaders […]

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An analysis of the 39th Extraordinary Assembly of IGAD Heads of State and Government.

The IGAD summit in Addis Ababa on Monday, June 12th, on South Sudan. The Bloc has resolved to urgently convene a High Level Revitalization Forum to resuscitate the Peace Agreement(Photo: file)

By Dr. Peter Nyaba, June 13, 2017(Nyamilepedia) —— As I predicted a few days ago, the IGAD summit ended without a meaningful resolution on the deteriorating security and humanitarian situation in South Sudan. This speaks volumes of how behind closed doors diplomacy works. The report of JMEC chair canes as predicted and therefore could elicit serious discussion as President Salva […]

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What do we expect of the IGAD Summit,

IGAD leaders during the 28th Extra Ordinary Summit in Addis Ababa(Photo: file)

By Prof. Peter Adwok Nyaba, June 07, 2017(Nyamilepedia) —— The IGAD Chairperson, Ato Haile Mariam Dessalegn, the Prime Minister of the People’s Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia is calling a summit to review the progress of implementation of the agreement on resolution of the crisis in the Republic of South Sudan (ARCISS) signed in August 2015. This comes eleven months after […]

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Mayik Ayi Deng is a Graduate of Loras University College – a Rebuttal to circulating allegation of “functional illiterate fallacy”

Mayiik Ayii Deng, the Minister for President Salva Kiir, deliverong a message to Ugandan President at his State House in Entebbe(Photo: file)

By Nicolas Deng Mawien. April 22, 2017(Nyamilepedia) —— I have been taking the back seat in discussing state of affairs in South Sudan. It has not been my interest to join political vendors to discuss how they hunt and smother their preys, not because I do not hear their unsubstantiated rumour mongering but talking without facts hasn’t been one of my […]

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Dr. Adwok Nyaba: Dear Compatriot Jacob

Dr. Peter Adwok Nyaba, former Minister of High Education, Science and Technology(Photo: profile)

By Dr. Peter Adwok Nyaba April 12, 2017(Nyamilepedia) ——- Thanks for this thought provoking posting. The situation in South Sudan is deteriorating beyond repairs. Having said that, I find this statement “If only we can be sure that the next President will not turn against the Dinka, we would back that person, no matter which ethnic community he or she […]

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POWER, BURGEONING PARASITIC CAPITALIST CLASS AND ETHNIC NATIONALISM

Dr. Peter Adwok Nyaba, former Minister of High Education, and a Senior member of SPLM/A-IO(Photo: file)

A deadly alloy, harbingers of South Sudan’s self-destruction By Dr. Peter Adwok Nyaba April 8, 2017(Nyamilepedia) —— The legendary riddle of ‘chicken and egg’ corroborates the current realities of South Sudan civil war, whose effects have rendered irrelevant its causes and triggers, but at the same time have left the culprits, the victims and the mediators bewildered. The absence of […]

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