March 25, 2015(Nyamilepedia) — The Chairman and Commander-in-Chief of SPLA/SPLM [IO], Dr. Riek Machar Teny, appoints Counsel Kwajien Lual Wechtuor as IO’s representative to the Federal Republic of Germany,
“Pursuant to the resolution of the SPLM/SPLA consultative conference, I, Riek Machar Teny, Chairman and Commander-in-Chief of SPLM/SPLA hereby appoint Cde Kuajien Lual Wechtuor as SPLM/SPLA Representative to Germany” Dr. Machar affirms.
Previously, Kwajien served as a legal Counsel in the Department of Public Prosecution, as a Prosecutor, under the Ministry of Justice in Salva Kiir government from 2009 until he and many other Counsels, mostly Ethnic Nuer, were publicly removed by Salva Kiir through one of his presidential decrees in August 2014.
Kwajien also served as a Civil Engagement Officer (CEO) in National Democratic Institute from March 2009 to May of that year.
He holds a LLB in Law and Diploma of Computer Applications from Haramaya University and Base Computer Training Centre, both, attained respectively in Ethiopia in 2008.
The German scholar, Kwajien, won the German Academic Exchange Services –the DAAD Public Policy and Good Governance Programme – scholarship and studied Masters’ of Political Science in Public Economics, Laws and Politics from Leuphana University in Lueneburg, Germany between 2012-2014.