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South Sudan Kiir meets IGAD envoy ahead of the region’s deadline


July 29, 2020 (JUBA) - South Sudan President Salva Kiir and IGAD Special Envoy Ismail Wais Wednesday discussed the implementation of the revitalized peace agreement.

Wais recently resumed his activities in Juba and met with several senior officials for the first time after the outbreak of COVID-19 pandemic.

On 14 July, the IGAD leaders urged the South Sudanese government to provide the needed money to expedite the implementation of the security arrangement.

Also they decided that in the event that the Parties are not able to settle outstanding pre-transitional tasks on or before 13th August 2020, "the IGAD Chair will intervene to directly engage with Parties with a view to assist in concluding the pending matters"

After a meeting held in Juba on Wednesday, Foreign Minister Beatrice Khamisa Wani stated that Kiir and Wais discussed the reconstitution of the Transitional National Legislative Assembly.

"They discussed the dissolution of the current TNLA and reconstitution of the new TNLA in accordance with the R-ARCSS," said Wani.

The TNLA had to be reconstituted within eight months after the singing of the revilaized peace agreement.

On 23 April 2020, the IGAD Council of Ministers called to dissolve the incumbent parliament before the end of April to allow the formation of the new legislative chamber. The IGAD heads of state and government repeated the call in their meeting of 14 July 2020.

On Friday 24 July he met First Vice-President Riek Machar to discuss the implementation of the pre-transitional tasks particularly the security arrangement

Three days ago, Wais met with the Minister of Presidential Affairs Nhial Deng Nhial, the implementation of the peace agreement.


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  • 30 July 2020 08:47, by South South

    It’s holiday today and it’s raining in Juba this morning. Since last Saturday, it has been raining in Juba, God love South Sudan. Let’s hope peace will work well after the holiday.

    • 30 July 2020 08:58, by Nueri Dial

      South South,
      Death of Dr.John was a blessing to SS actually and deserve celebration though he was killed by M7 and Salva Kiir. God always work in a different way.

      • 30 July 2020 09:06, by Khent

        Nueri Dial

        The Nuer are alone in that regard. No other tribe considers Dr. John Garang’s death a "blessing". The Nuer just want Riek (their tribal Chieftan) to assume power and Dr. John Garang was an obstacle to that. Your "celebration" is a product of Nuer Nationalism and nothing more. South Sudan would be significantly stronger now if Dr. John Garang was alive.

        • 30 July 2020 09:41, by Nueri Dial

          If your words are true, he would have been killed by Nuer not Salva Kiir (Dinka). But why its blessing to all us is that he was advocating for New Sudan, this was confirmed by his last speech in Rumbek when he concluded in Dinka language by saying ’’Sudan e tok’’ United Sudan S.Sudanese God was not happy and he has to go and join those he killed in exchange of African support as you put it.

          • 30 July 2020 09:46, by Nueri Dial

            Dr.John captured children b/n 8 - 13 yrs and recruit them as soldiers, looting civilian resources, rapping women and biting men in present of their love ones and finally killing South Sudanese brothers who oppose him. He use 2 slogan ’’Shala abuk wedi talga’’. In every graduation, he told soldiers that ’’This AK47 is your Father, Mother, sister, brother and finally its your wife’’

            • 30 July 2020 10:13, by Khent

              Nueri Dial

              The Nuer had no ability to kill Dr. John Garang. You tried and failed to take him out of the leadership and install your tribal Chieftan. I have no time for Nuer lies, so I’ll be dismissing your prattle. With the exception of child-soldiers, I doubt that Dr. John Garang ever ordered those human rights abuses...

              • 30 July 2020 10:18, by Nueri Dial

                I came to realize that you are among those Dinka who claim to have been in SPLA. Any graduated SPLA soldiers remember those words from Dr.John. Also ’’Shala abuk wedi talga’’ is a known song to all SPLA soldiers.

              • 30 July 2020 10:23, by Khent

                ..And if you want to speak of child-soldiers, ask Riek why he still has child soldiers fighting for him and why he committed grotesque human rights abuses in the 90s. That dog (Riek) is not innocent and I can provide copious documentation if you would like to go down that road. I have my suspicions on who killed Dr. Garang and it involves domestic, regional and international actors.

                • 30 July 2020 10:32, by Khent

                  Nueri Dial

                  I understand that your Nuer culture values lies, fables and myth-making, but you really should be able to provide receipts for your claim that I ever larped as a soldier in the SPLA. I would never disrespect the men that sacrificed, fought and died by stealing their valor. God, you people are like children.

      • 30 July 2020 11:03, by South South

        Nueri Dial,
        Death of Dr. John Garang was blessing to Nuer only because Nuer thought Riek will take it over. We are not sleeping and we will make sure that second place is reserved for our cousin Nuers. This is the case today in Juba and will remain like that for hundred years to come. Riek is a vice president, do you know that?

  • 30 July 2020 08:55, by Nueri Dial

    It is a time to stop all business games and call pet by its name. Kiirimnal Mayardit with advice from Jieng council of Evil(JCE) are busy violating the agreement on your watch. He interfere in SPLO affairs, refuse allocation of 1 state to OPP, share of female, dissolve current TLA and you still not say anything. Pl/se SS are tired of war.

  • 30 July 2020 09:44, by Mayendit

    Nueri that is exactly your name.
    The young nation will be better off without Riek Machar Teny and Lam Akol. You celebrating the death of our late Chairman Dr.John Garang, this is why we will not allow criminal in South Sudan to become a President. The late Chairman Dr.John Garang had done a good leadership and we wishing him to be alive even though we are not real sure who killed him?. Ashamed on

    • 30 July 2020 09:53, by Nueri Dial

      So according to you, Salva Kiir and M7 whom were behind the death of Dr.John were good leaders and two Educated wise men in South Sudan are criminal? You must be joking! Why do you say we are not sure of who killed him? Salva Kiir went in 2015 and killed a bull on the grave of Dr.John claiming that the guy appear to him many times at night and disturb him. Yes, he is better than Salva.

      • 30 July 2020 09:58, by Nueri Dial

        Dr.John problem was that he ordered his soldiers to use their AK47 to get food and wives. M7 and American were behind death of Dr.John by convincing Salva Kiir. Do you know that SPLA will be persuade to court because of red army? Rebecca Nyandeng try her level best to cover it up but all former red army were un happy with her word when she said, ’’those boys were following soldiers to get food’’

        • 30 July 2020 10:56, by Khent

          Nueri Dial

          Yes, Riek and Lam Akol were "wise" leaders that got cheated by Khartoum into defecting and after they did that, their agreements with Khartoum were all ripped up. Riek was dependent on Khartoum for every nail, every litre of oil, every platform, every box of ammunition and their logistical support. Everything! That’s stupidity.

          • 30 July 2020 13:47, by Nueri Dial

            ahahaha! You people are fighting on the bone thrown to you (1991) mean while Salva cover himself with NCP pretending to be SPLM. ask yourself if those of Tut Keew were SPLA? He keep lying to Dinka that he is fighting Dr.Riek while is killing Dinka slowly. I like that keep singing while kiir eliminate you from Power. Where are those you call SPLA commanders? The guy is using M7 style

            • 1 August 2020 07:38, by Mac83

              And what about your greatest traitor of old traitors on earth, gat Machar? What other traitor or traitors he had been following his/her scripts on this planet earth? No that I know of. In fact high treason is punishable by death (fire squad) during our genuine war of independence from your cloned so-called arab North Sudan. But according to you Nuer ke nyantoc twisted world view. Everything>>>>

              • 1 August 2020 08:06, by Mac83

                the Jaangs/Dinkas do for this country, it is always other countries and people who come and do it for for us?!! Nueri Dial, your NgunDENG Buong Magic will never cease to a mass the South Sundanese people. So your voluminous Nuer ke nyantoc, Tut Keaw is just another traitor pandering to his *cloned so-called arabs of North Sudan??!*. Yes, those of us in the know and who are way too well ahead>>>>

                • 1 August 2020 08:57, by Mac83

                  have been informing Mr. Salva Kiir, Kuol Manyang and some of our lowly informed elders to let us round anything that is connected to evil *white Americans, English people, their evil juus (so-called israelis) attack dogs, Abeshas (so-called ethiopians), their UN, their sleazy NGOs, UNIMISS, their cloned so-called arabs of North Sudan and some of their Bantuses; kill them and throw the vermins>>>>

                  • 1 August 2020 10:18, by Mac83

                    into the Nile and be done with the vermins. But the lowly informed fools think, they can always rely on our good will to informed them all the times. These IGAD countries are nothing, but bunch of ’scroungers who thought" South Sudan would always be used like their then *East DR Congo, Central Africa Republic (C.A.R), Abesh (so-called ethiopia), some of their West Africa low lives, Angola,>>>>

                    • 1 August 2020 10:24, by Mac83

                      Mozambique, Cuba, some of their Middle Eastern countries, some of their Asian countries, some of their Latin Americans or Eastern European countries during their so-called COLD WAR*. And that South Sudan would be *re-united with their cloned so-called arab North Sudan just like their then ’East and West Germany’. And the scroungers would to continue to parasite over our country and over our people

                      • 1 August 2020 11:08, by Mac83

                        and would then go and scream through their evil teeth that their so-called *Western civilization and capitalism has triumphed over their so-called socialism and communism*. Nueri Dial chap, the sooner you learn or read your ’Jaangs/Dinkas’ lips, the better for you fellows. The Jaangs/Dinkas are not handling you low lives with kid’s gloves some of these days. Countries like Kenya, Rwanda, Abesh

                        • 1 August 2020 11:15, by Mac83

                          (so-called ethiopia), North Sudan and some of their creeps here in the IGAD, the AU, their UN and some of their creeps here in between who have attached themselves to our country and over our people like ’leeches and ticks’. And they thought, their so-called "Africa unity or regional integration" being propagated by *the secret societies* of Mr. Paul Kagame, Thabo Mbeki,>>>>>

                          • 1 August 2020 11:27, by Mac83

                            Jakaya Kikwete, Hailemariam Desalegn, Uhuru Kenyatta, (Raila Odinga), Abiye Ahmed, Riek Machar, Thomas Cirillo, Olusegun Obasanjo, Barack Hussein Obama, Susan Rice, Susan Paige, Ban Ki Moon and several other of low lives or secret societies members who have *sold themselves and their souls to secret societies* and they also want to sell other people’s and their countries to their same damned>>>>

                            • 1 August 2020 11:34, by Mac83

                              *secret societies* like themselves. Good luck to the vermins, dream in has never been a crime. Let our lowly reinforced South Sudanese fools be informed once more. Pope Francis, a low life from *Argentina took his low lives of Mr. Salva Kiir and Riek Machar to Rome* And went and "knelt down on them". Lowly informed South Sudanese fools. Mr. Riek Machar came and refused from coming back to Juba>>>>

                              • 1 August 2020 12:23, by Mac83

                                from Khartoum. The whole *dirty intrigue here is all about the so-called *Catholicism, Anglicism, Presbyterianism or Islamism*. Our lowly informed South Sudanese think always *say, we are the God’s chosen people*. Yes, traitors and devil worshipers like Mr. Riek Machar and Co. are also God’s chosen people?!! There you have it fellows.>>>>

              • 1 August 2020 08:22, by Mac83

                the Jaangs/Dinkas do for this country, it is always other countries and people who come and do it for for us?!! Nueri Dial, your Ngundeng Buong Magic will never cease to a mass the South Sundanese people. So your voluminous Nuer ke nyantoc, Tut Keaw is just another traitor pandering to his *cloned so-called arabs of North Sudan??!*. Yes, those of us in the know and who are way too well ahead>>>>

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