Tuesday February 21, 2017

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NHIAL RIEK: Problems Facing African...

NHIAL RIEK: Problems Facing African Society

CALGARY – Patrice Lumumba once said “The day will come when history will speak….. Africa will write its own history…. it will be a history of glory and dignity.” Here are some of the main problems facing African people today. THE INFLUENCE OF WESTERN WORLD ON AFRICAN... FULL STORY »

GAI JAMES KAI: Let’s just say it: T...

GAI JAMES KAI: Let’s just say it: The SPLM party is the problem

It’s not surprising that the SPLM leadership agrees to some extents in Arusha – Tanzania; it is that such extreme remarks and views are now taken for granted. We have been studying SPLM politics for more than 40 years, and never have we seen them this dysfunctional. In my past writings, i... FULL STORY »

STEPHEN PAR KUOL: The Decay of Kiir...

STEPHEN PAR KUOL: The Decay of Kiir’s Police State

Just like Nazi’s Germany, Zaire’s Mombuto Seseiko, Augusto Pinochet’s Chile and others in that inexhaustible list, Kiir’s Republic of South Sudan is a police state by all standards and the ultimate meaning of the jargon (police state).  Police state is defined as a state whose rulers... FULL STORY »

IGAD, South Sudan need Kiir to be a...

IGAD, South Sudan need Kiir to be a Ceremonial President!

UNT – Our present constitutional dispensation in South Sudan is that of an Executive Monarch or a powerful president which is modelled on that of the USA. The presidential system of government in South Sudan, USA, Kenya, Nigeria and other countries is a winner-takes-all system which often... FULL STORY »

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IGAD’S MISCALCULATIONS OF PEACE IN SOUTH SUDAN

UNT – It has become apparent that the eight months old civil war in South Sudan is not yet ending and the suffering of several millions South Sudanese still unresolved. The supposedly... FULL STORY »

Peter Gatdet Yaka: A Fearless General

By Elbow Chuol An introduction to appreciates General Gatdet Yaka’s Struggle ADDIS ABABA -In one end of the country close to the edging of Sudan respite a cosmic territory occupied... FULL STORY »

Power and Greed in South Sudan

CALGARY – Power and greed in South Sudan corrupt the government systems in Juba and promotes tyranny which allowed President Salva Kiir to abuse his power. Power and greed make the... FULL STORY »

SPLM is at risk of Failing, Failing people, Failing the Country: SRSG Johnson

JUBA – In her final action as the Special Representative of the UN Secretary-General for South Sudan, Hilde F. Johnson delivered the following remarks at a press encounter held in... FULL STORY »

Sorry, the Vice President is a Hypocrite

By Fanwell Edward   UNT – Vice President Dr. Riek Machar has unfortunately never missed an opportunity to unintentionally convince the public that he is a hypocrite of the worst kind.  The... FULL STORY »

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