JCE is the obstructer of peace that is hiding in the open

Members of Jieng Council of Elders form a new political party, the Republican party of South Sudan(Photo: file)

By Samuel Atabi, Oct 2, 2017(Nyamilepedia) —— The recent sanctioning of three of Kiir’s henchmen by the US government is having a salutary effect on the slow progress towards peace in South Sudan.  However, much more remains to be done, especially further identification of the main culprits of obstruction and anti-peace elements that must include the self-styled Jieng Council of […]

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Did President Obama repudiate Roosevelt’s anti-colonial doctrine in the exile of Dr Machar?

Dr. Riek Machar Teny Dhurgon meets Mr. Nicholas Haysom, the Special Envoy of the UN SECRETARY GENERAL to Sudan and South Sudan on 9 March 2017(Photo: Machar's profiles)

By Samuel Atabi, June 19, 2017(Nyamilepedia) ——– It is now confirmed: Riek Machar has been exiled and is under detention in South Africa. In a recent teleconference with the members of the UN Security Council, Machar himself cleared any doubt whether or not he has been exiled and detained in that beacon of self-determination and black freedom, the Republic of […]

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SPLA Changes To SSDF: Is Malong A Baptismal Sacrifice?

Gen. Paul Malong Awan, former South Sudan Chief of General Staff in Yirol after escaping from Juba soon after President Kiir fired him (Photo/extracted)

By Samuel Atabi, May 18, 2017 (Nyamilepedia) —— The sacked Chief of Staff, Paul Malong, of the re-named tribal SPLA is character from the ‘Lord of the Flies’, a 1954 novel published by the Nobel prize-wining English author William Golding. The book tells a story of a group of young British boys’ disastrous attempt to govern themselves on a remote […]

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The mess in South Sudan is not entirely Museveni’s fault: a caution to Thomas Cirillo

Tanzania's President John Magufuli (centre) and his Ugandan counterpart Yoweri Museveni (right) and Kenya Deputy President William Ruto during an East African community meeting on September 8, 2016 in Dar es Salaam (Photo: DPPS)

By Samuel Atabi, March 19, 2017(Nyamilepedia) —– The Ugandan President, Yoweri Museveni, is not, politically, a popular man among many in the ethnically divided South Sudan. The source of this political unpopularity can be divided into two main parts: among the non-Dinka group, Mr Museveni is accused of advising President Kiir to adopt dictatorial tendencies in order to advance a […]

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