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John Garang de Mabior

Date of Birth: 23/06/1945
Died: 30 July 2005


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Reverses in Jonglei

Early this month, Yau Yau captured John Garang’s former headquarters town, Boma, and SPLA troops fled...


Rifts in the regime

That’s why he could sign the Comprehensive Peace Agreement with John Garang...


Let them eat fish

Injustice and liberation The eldest son of the late SPLM Chairman, John Garang de Mabior, is one such...

Although Vice-President Riek Machar Teny Dhurgon would make a very willing and potentially able successor, his history of accommodation with Khartoum and the legacy of inter-ethnic conflict triggered by his 1991 revolt against John Garang means his appointment to the top job would likely split the SPLM...


The grand corruption trap

During the war, as the late General John Garang de Mabior’s deputy, Lieutenant General Salva had challenged his Chairman and Commander-in-Chief over corruption in the SPLA...


One year on – unrealistic expectations remain unfulfilled

Thus for most of the Interim, little thought was given to the modalities of separation, although it should have been obvious that any chance of Southerners voting to live in a ‘united secular Sudan’ had died along with the founder of the Sudan People’s Liberation Movement/Army (SPLM/A) John Garang de Mabior in a mysterious air crash in July 2005, days after he had formed the South’s first interim government...


Pa’gan Amum Okiech

Anya Nya II later merged into the SPLM/A, led by Colonel John Garang de Mabior, and Pa’gan was one of its early leaders...


Opposition on the march

The late SPLM Chairman John Garang de Mabior’s ‘New Sudan’ doctrine called for a united Sudan based on ethnic, linguistic, religious and economic equality...


New South Sudan Ministers

) Alison Manani Magaya, Interior: Western Equatoria, Azande; long-time Labour Minister for National Congress Party in Khartoum; NCP till 2010, now SPLM; veteran 1st AnyaNya war; absorbed into army post-1972 pact, with John Garang de Mabior and Salva Kiir...


Changing times

He warned of greater radicalism and possible military intervention by the party which, he said, quoting the late John Garang de Mabior, was ‘too deformed to be reformed’...


From autonomy to sovereignty

Tens of thousands of jubilant and weeping people cheered South Sudan’s new flag at the John Garang Mausoleum in Juba on Independence Day, 9 July...

New bank notes bearing the image of the late SPLM-SPLA Chairman, John Garang de Mabior, appeared on 19 July, with the Central Bank of South Sudan exchanging the South Sudan pound one-for-one with the old Sudan pound...


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