OP-ED

Opinion Pieces

July 5, 2018

Initial Impressions: the Khartoum proposal on governance

These are my initial thoughts and conclusions on the Khartoum proposal on how South Sudan should be  be governed: The Executive and the system of governance.   Dr Remember Miamingi   I must start by saying, from a power-sharing paradigm, the Khartoum mediators’ latest proposal on power sharing is a decent attempt by a mediation,

January 14, 2018

Remaining Focused on Building a South Sudan “Nation”

Alfred Sebit Lokuji 14 January 2018 Introduction South Sudan is a whirl-pool in which those caught in the currents appear unable to regain both their coordinates as well as composure. The aura of self- importance and infallibility on the side of government is so strong that a libertarian would die of asphyxia just for coming

December 12, 2017

Revitalising the 2015 Agreement on the Resolution of the Conflict in the Republic of South Sudan (ARCSS)

The Missing Elements and why it’s a Fragile Exercise 09 December 2017 Constantine Bartel Each passing day, South Sudanese spirit of unity and “one nation” is eroded. South Sudanese are worse off today as regards to security; essential services an impartial judicial system and law enforcement. What is more, none of the above failures has

May 19, 2017

Perspectives on Opposition Unity and the Path to Peace

South Sudan, the Big Questions: Opposition Unity? Talk Peace? Or Fight? 4 May 2017 Opposition to Jubahas grown from individual mutterings, to public dissents by journalists, and now, to armed resistance. The incremental opposition to Kiir’s regime should come as no surprise as this government has shown no appetite for criticism from any quarters, and