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South Sudan

John Garang de Mabior

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


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Muluzi on the record

His Deputy Information Minister John Bande accused Muluzi of telling 'lies' about his overseas visit to attract financial support for it; his press officer Chikumbutso Mtumodzi 'discovered' ten-year-old secret documents linking him to the late Colonel John Garang and his Sudan People's Liberation Army...


The Southern front reopens

We hear Salva's Chief of Defence Staff Oyai Deng Ajak (a Shilluk and John Garang's son-in-law) had proposed that the SPLA 'remove' all SAF and militia forces from the South but Salva refused...


Militias and the South

Riek Machar Teny Dhurgon defected from the late John Garang de Mabior's SPLA in 1991 and was soon co-opted into the NIF regime...


Carole Collins

'New Sudan' was John Garang's name taken up by the whole opposition for the post-National Islamic Front government of which they dreamed...


Opening broadside

Some Southerners think the man who had broken with the late Sudan People's Liberation Army Commander John Garang de Mabior in 1991 (alongside Lam Akol Ajawin now the Islamist regime's enthusiastic Foreign Minister) and whose wife Angelina Teny is GOSS Oil Minister is too busy building a power-base...


Taping the LRA

Salva has a looser alliance with Museveni than his predecessor the late Colonel John Garang de Mabior and is keen to rid Southern Sudan of Ugandan forces who first crossed the border by agreement with Khartoum in 2002 to hunt the LRA...


Southern discomfort

In 1991 Nuer fighters loyal to Commander Riek Machar in what was then a breakaway SPLA faction the SPLA-United slaughtered around 2 000 civilians from the Bor Dinka the late SPLM/A chief John Garang's ethnic group...


Pressing for a deal

Lam has jumped many ships breaking first (alongside Riek Machar Teny Dhurgon) with John Garang de Mabior then with Riek then from the NIF then from the Justice and Equality Movement (JEM now of Darfur)...

Salva's predecessor the late John Garang last year told both UN Secretary General Kofi Annan and multiple US officials that he wanted a UN force in Darfur...


Voters' voices

John Garang de Mabior the SPLM/A lost its only leader with any apparent interest in the North; it focuses on the referendum and Southern issues and shows little interest in the national government giving the NIF-NC a free hand...


Another front, another deal

The eastern resistance strengthened when the late SPLM/A leader John Garang de Mabior opened a front in Northern Sudan to divert government forces from the South...


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