Opinion Pieces

February 15, 2020

Rebuttal of Dr. Santino Ayuel Longar‘s Article on the legality of Executive Order 36/2015

15 February 2020 Maulana Bol Joseph Agau Adhil On January 1st, 2020, I woke up to find a new article running on the newsfeed of the OperaNews, an online news provider. Being a curious reader of Dr. Santino Ayuel Longar’s and other well-tutored South Sudanese articles as I emulate to be his like in the

February 11, 2020

View on IGAD Proposal to Return to 10 States in the Republic of South Sudan

11 February 2020 Bol Joseph Agau  On the 8th of February 2020, the Regional Bloc, Intergovernmental Authority on Development convened the 34th Extraordinary Summit of IGAD Heads of State and Government in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. The Summit discussed the RARCISS Implementation challenges and particularly the two pending pre-transitional items, i.e. the Number and Boundaries of

February 6, 2020

The legality of Creating States Through Executive Order 36/2015

06 February 2020 PDF: here Gar Adel Gar The legality of Order number 36 of 2015 that created the 28, 32 states plus Abyei, and the importance of public participation in the constitution process On October 2nd, 2015, President Salva Kiir signed an executive order or “Establishment Order” No 36/2015 AD. The decree established the new

January 1, 2020

The Unconstitutionality of the 32 States

1/1/2020. A Response to Dr. Santino Ayuel Longar On the 31st of December 2019, Dr. Santino Ayuel Longar published an article on the issue of the number and boundaries of the States in South Sudan. From his academic titles displayed in the article, there can be no doubt that the author is a lawyer by