23 May 2013
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About S. Sudan
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S. Sudan Independence
National Unity: A Project For Each And Every South Sudanes
"Equatoria has spoken and is committed to objective federalism as opposed to ethnic federalism of the dependent scaremongers."
I am Dinka and Ngok is me!
"But why does the tick still sucking blood
When it has long become extremely turgid?
Why did the guest turned a furious pest,
After being given a wonderful social rest?"
Is David Yau Yau Really a Rebel?
"...it is quite possible that we may be mislabeling a terrorist, a warlord or a plain psychopath with an army as a rebel."
SS Permanent Constitution: A Silent Repetition of Constitutional Crisis
"A constitution is the mirror of the people and if you do not see yourself in the mirror, it’s obvious that such a mirror may find it way into dustbin."
The Case for Reconciliation as the Mandate of the Church in South Sudan
"...it is common knowledge that throughout our history the church has always served as our peace broker, and often assumed the role of our true government not only in relation to our spiritual and moral management, but also in terms of delivering services"
Does Social Media Have A Role In African Politics?
"...there is a new breed of politician who is not only content with being a commentator on social media platforms, but wants to use technology to influence politics and social reform."
Kenyatta, Ruto And The ICC
"Whichever way you look at it a major diplomatic earthquake is about to happen".<br />
The Political Issues Facing South Sudan
"A constitution must recognize all the aspects in consideration of the cultural diversity of the people that will own it. It is thus a matter of paramount national importance that requires an inclusive participation of all the political and social spectrum of our country."
South Sudan Lacks Media Laws, Fails To Protect Journalists
"South Sudan has no state body mandated to regulate the media. Security forces engage in de facto censorship through harassment and illegal detentions."
The Peril of Ethnic Federalism in the Republic of South Sudan
"There is also a naïve perception that true democracy can be attained only through federal constitutional making."
The Deputy Governor of Lakes State Should Read His Bible Again
"The Deputy Governor seemed to have not considered the negative repercussions his statement entails in regard to the general policies of his government and security situation of lakes state in particular."
Sanctification of Dinka Marriage & Malignancy of Macardit Divinity
"While the clan members live in solidarity and prosper in the belief that their interests are being protected in mysterious ways by their divine relatives, the symbols of these divinities are also being protected by members of the clan from total destruction by those who do not hold them sacred.”
Tribalism and Reconciliation
"In common with so many failed peace talks across Sudan and elsewhere, it is not enough to get people together and tell them to stop engaging in certain kinds of behavior. Behavior always has a reason, and people cannot be made to get along unless they have a reason to do so."
Call For Kiir To Reinstate Reconciliation Process
"...if he is not happy with the Peace and Reconciliaton Commision, Vice President and the Advisor to the President overseeing the process, then he is at liberty to change the institution and the personalities running it."
The Iron Lady Crumbles To Rust:
Thoughts on the passing of Margaret Thatcher. "Let us not forget Margaret Thatcher’s deep and obstinate support for Apartheid-era South Africa, which was by then more or less a pariah state."
Why South Sudan’s Liberation Is Gone Awry: Reloading The Debate
"...our current crop of political leadership continue to leave much to be desired in terms of arresting the moral bankruptcy that is afflicting our society and which is at the center of the crises."
Why Is The President Keeping The Nation In Suspense?
"How can I afford to allow the president apply the same constitution selectively while I claim to be a legal professional?"
A Federal System and Kokora are Two Different Things
"We either carry ourselves together or we fall. What is important is for people to be open-minded for governance that works for inclusiveness as the vision is to build an inclusive secular democratic developmental state according to the SPLM Manifesto 2012."
Constitution: The Foundation of National Stability
"...full involvement of micro-states or nations, is most likely to prevent wars within national borders and may even prevent secession itself. The biggest attraction of secession is its denial”.
If Federalism Can Unite Us, We Should Unite Now!
"Even in a perfect federalist system, if there is any like it, ethnic domination could be found. Ethnic domination should not be seen and concluded based on number of ministers an ethnic group has at the national council of ministers."
The Gift of the Ordinary Citizen
Unity Of South Sudan Not A Gift In Golden Plate
"There is no shortcut. The solid foundation of unity must be based on the reality of diversities of the country."
The Future Rose-Tinted Glass South Sudan, Circa 2036
"The moral of this minor flight of fancy is to imagine a time when public service becomes the province of obligation and sacrifice, and not glory and ostentation"
What Do We Do With The Scars Of War?
"I, like other foreigners, was drawn to visiting well-known museums, retired aircraft carriers and other relics of military supremacy of the United States."
The “curse” of Liberation
"When liberation movements are in control of state power, Prof. Clapham observed that there is a temptation to use that power to repress dissent, while reliance on popular support can frighteningly swift to reliance on organised state power."
Federal System Of Government Appropriate For South Sudan
"In a federal system the government is closer to people and understands local issues better in putting mechanisms in place for efficient and effective provision of services to the people."
Indispensable Tasks for Peace, Security and Stability in Wunlit Region
"How can two days or one week of a reconciliation conferences make up for sustainable income generating activity for thousands of idle youths in the region?"
Suspected Assassins of Isaiah Abraham Deserve Justice Too
“Let me be blunt my fellow citizens: freedom means nothing without respect for human rights and the rule of law”. His Excellency President Salva Kiir Mayardit on 10th December 2012, Human Rights Day.<br />
Latest Agreement: No More Than Certificate Of Attendance!
The Latest Agreement Document between Kiir & Bashir was no more than a Certificate of Attendance!
Abyei is Being Invaded Again by the Sudan
"...those that were violently displaced remain displaced while others unjustly benefit from this crime with the support of members of the international community."
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