BREAKING: Machar officially declares permanent ceasefire, orders troops to remain in barracks

South Sudan's rebel leader Riek Machar addresses a news conference in his office in Ethiopia's capital Addis Ababa, August 31, 2015. REUTERS/Tiksa Negeri - RTX1QF4B

South Sudan’s rebel leader Riek Machar addresses a news conference in his office in Ethiopia’s capital Addis Ababa, August 31, 2015. REUTERS/Tiksa Negeri – RTX1QF4B

June 29th 2018 (Nyamilepedia) – South Sudan’s opposition and SPLM-IO leader Dr. Riek Machar Teny-Dhurgon who signed a permanent ceasefire agreement with his arch-rival Salva Kiir Mayardiit on Wednesday in Khartoum have declared the permanent ceasefire and has ordered his forces to observe and respect the declaration also done by Salva Kiir Mayardiit.

In a letter of the order obtained by the Nyamilepedia, the prominent opposition and SPLM-IO leader urged his forces to respect the ceasefire declaration which is expected to come into effect on Saturday midnight.

“In compliance to the Khartoum Declaration of Agreement between parties of the conflict of South Sudan which President Salva Kiir Mayardiit, President of the Republic of South Sudan and I, signed on 27th June 2018, witnessed by President Omar Hassan Ahmed El-Bashir, President of the Republic of Sudan and reference to article 1 of this agreement, I Dr. Riek Machar Teny-Dhurgon, Chairman and Commander-in-Chief, SPLM/SPLA, hereby declare permanent ceasefire and order all SPLM/SPLA (IO) forces in South Sudan to observe this permanent ceasefire agreement in the said agreement,” partly read the order obtained by the Nyamilepedia.

Machar said the permanent ceasefire, as stipulated for in the agreement, is expected to commence on Saturday midnight.

“The agreement shall come in tow force as from 00:01 Hours midnight of 0th June 2018,” the order partly read.


  • Stephen Dak

    Dear One, as the reality is approaching should I ask you Father loose me from the net? Far from my lips it is a deal between me and you Holy One. You give me the perseverance to endure all hardship with joyful heart. I am doing this for your name’s sake Holy One. I am very much encouraged by your love of me Father! I will finish the assignment you give me to do until that Day. Yes, your Power on me never cease working for that Holy One your Goodness manifested in me. Only I would ask that let no harm overwhelm me Dear Father until all the things you assign me to do are done in accordance. Keep all doors open before me Father! And cover me always with your presence as it is the case at the moment. I bless you Father for having heard me always in all my request to you whether about them or of me Dear One.

  • Beek

    Riek Machar is waiting DEAD.

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