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South Sudan

Lam Akol Ajawin

Date of Birth: 15/07/1950


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'Selling the South down the river'

Meanwhile, former Foreign Minister Lam Akol Ajawin has formed yet another breakaway, calling itself SPLM-Democratic Change...


The coup-making government lives on

Smile'); dentist; Presidential Advisor (gatekeeper); shadowed Lam Akol Ajawin (when briefly Foreign Minister); deals with Arab countries; senior in Turabi's Popular Arab Islamic Congress in early 1990s (cradle of Al Qaida)...


The real dividing line

The man who preceded (and shadowed) Lam Akol Ajawin as Foreign Affairs Minister is a regime stalwart: he was founding Deputy Secretary General of Hassan Abdullah el Turabi's 'Islamist International', the Popular Arab Islamic Conference (PAIC) in 1990, now seen as the cradle of Al Qaida (AC Vol 42 No 4)...

Like Lam Akol, Deng was chosen by the SPLM but unlike Lam, he had not split from its late Chairman, Colonel John Garang de Mabior, and is not cosy with the NC...


Animated suspension

Ambassador John Ukec, though SPLM appointed, emulates former Foreign Minister Lam Akol Ajawin in his enthusiasm for the Khartoum regime...


Salva and the Salvation regime

Five days later, after Khartoum was forced to accept that Lam Akol Ajawin, the Foreign Affairs Minister, would be reshuffled, Salva announced that the SPLM would rejoin the GNU but stipulated there must be progress on the key areas of Abyei, North-South border demarcation, oil revenue and withdrawal of the army from the South by the third anniversary of the CPA on 9 January, 2008...

The trigger for the SPLM's quarrel with the NC was Lam Akol, who was initially selected by the SPLM as Foreign Affairs Minister, but who then switched his loyalties to the NC...


Comprehensively breached

The breaking point was Foreign Minister Lam Akol Ajawin: the SPLM wanted him out; the NC, which he has faithfully served, wanted him in...


Salva's shuffle

Riek, who with Lam Akol Ajawin (now Khartoum's Foreign Minister, AC Vol 48 No 13) led the 1991 SPLM split and later went over to the NIF, is someone deemed advisable to keep in the tent...


At the barrel of a gun

The highly official Sudan News Agency quoted Foreign Minister Lam Akol Ajawin on 17 June as giving 'the unconditional consent of Sudan government to the hybrid operation' and said 'this consent was assured by President Al-Bashir on Sunday' [17 June]...

Khartoum also plays a 'Third World' card in its choice of ambassadors: in addition to Foreign Minister Lam Akol, it has chosen non-Muslim Southerners for key diplomatic posts...


Caught in the act

Foreign Minister Lam Akol Ajawin, of the SPLM, vocally backs the NC's position...


The Southern front reopens

The biggest target of criticism is Foreign Minister Lam Akol Ajawin but there are many more...


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