President Kiir orders meeting of SPLM National Liberation Council

South Sudan leader Salva Kiir Mayardiit (File photo)

South Sudan leader Salva Kiir Mayardiit (File photo)

April 30th 2018 (Nyamilepedia) The ruling Sudan People’s Liberation Movement (SPLM) Party faction under the leadership of President Salva Kiir has ordered a meeting of its top organ, the National Liberation Council to meet on Tuesday according to an invitation transcript obtained by the Nyamilepedia.

The meeting, which will be the 4th SPLM party National Liberation Council was ordered by the party Chairman Salva Kiir Mayardiit.

“The SPLM Chairman, comrade Salva Kiir Mayardiit, invites all the members of the National Liberation Council to attend THE 4TH SPLM NATIONAL LIBERATION MEETING under the theme, Reconciliation, Peace and Unity,” read the statement.

The National Liberation Council which is the highest organ of the ruling SPLM faction under Kiir is expected to convenes for three days from the 3rd of May to the 5th of May at Freedom Hall in the nation’s capital Juba.

The President and the party chairman invites all the presidential advisers, ministers, deputy ministers, chairperson of independent commissions,deputy chairpersons of independents to attend the opening session of the party high-level gathering.

Collapse of a SPLM party meeting of the National Liberation Council let to the Juba massacre in December 2013 after forces loyal to president Salva Kiir and his then northern Bahr Al-Ghazal governor Gen. Paul Malong Awan went door-to-door to kill civilians belonging to the Nuer ethnic group sparking a nation-wide from army generals mostly Nuer leading to a civil war.