Open Letter to Ambassador Donald Y. Yamamoto The Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary, Bureau of African Affairs

Ambassador Donald Yamamoto (Credit: Getty Images)

By Stephen Par Kuol, Your Excellency Ambassador Yamamoto: Sept 22, 2017(Nyamilepedia) —— It gives me a profound pleasure to register to Your Excellency that you have made my day with your presentation at US Peace Institute on September 13, 2017.The document entitled, Partnership with Africa: Advancing the Common Interest is timely, diplomatically strong and extremely encouraging. Among other critical issues, my take […]

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How Kiir’s Regime Thrives On Hot Air Diplomacy

Mr. Salva Kiir looks into a hat presented to him by the former US Secretary of State, Mr. John Kerry, during a visit to Juba, South Sudan(Photo: file)

By Stephen Par Kuol, Sept 1, 2017(Nyamilepedia) —— Any astute spectator on or behind the scene of the prevailing crisis in South Sudan cannot miss the paper trail of condemnations that have compiled volumes against Salva Kiir’s regime since December 2013. From the AU Commission of Inquiry Report of January 2015 to the UN Penal of Experts Reports of July […]

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Open Letter to His Excellent Ambassador Seyoum Mesfin, The former IGAD Chief Mediator who brokered ARCISS in August 2015


August 7, 2017 By Stephen Par Kuol Chairman of the SPLM (IO) National Committee for Foreign Relations Your Excellent Ambassador Mesfin, Aug 7, 2017(Nyamilepedia) —– I must first and foremost express my sincere gratitude for the tremendous effort you put to the work for peace in my country. My two and half years experience sitting across the table with you and […]

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The Enigma of Accepting Dr. John’s Demise

Dr. John Garang de Mabior boarding a plane in Kampala , Uganda. He died shortly thereafter(Photo: file)

By Stephen Par Kuol, July 30, 2017(Nyamilepedia) —— Commemorating the 30th of July as martyrs’ day every year brings back the distressing memories of July 30, 2005, the day we lost our great leader, Dr. John Garang De Mabior. Every South Sudanese or Sudanese for that matter vividly remembers where that day found her/him. The life changing news reached me […]

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