Sudanese mediation to present new proposal today

South Sudan Parties as they hold talks in Khartoum's Police Academy in Suba (File Photo)

South Sudan Parties as they hold talks in Khartoum’s Police Academy in Suba (File Photo)

July 9th 2018 (Nyamilepedia) – The mediation of the Sudanese government which is trying to convince a number of South Sudan opposition groups and the governement to work together to end the war is set to unveil a new power sharing proposal today, Monday, the Nyamilepedia has learned.

The proposal, officials said, come as all the opposition groups namely, the Sudan People’s Liberation Movement in Oppositionm (SPLM-IO) led by former First Vice President Dr. Riek Machar Teny-Dhurgon, the South Sudan Opposition Alliance (SSOA) led by Chanson Lew Chang, SPLM-FDs and the national alliance of political parties, have rejected a proposal presented in Entebbe my Ugandan leader Museveni.

The proposal seek to establish a government of national unity that would be let by the incumbent President, Salva Kiir, SPLM-IO leader Dr. Riek Machar as the First Vice-President, incumbend First Vice President Taban Deng Gai, as the Second Vice President, incumbent Vice President James Wani Igga as the Thirsd Vice President and a Fourth Vice President, who must be a woman, would be appointed by the other remaining opposition groups.

The government spokesman Michael Makuei Leuth told the Eye Radio on Monday that the mediation will unveil a final draft proposal on power sharing today after the parties submitted their positions.

Makuei said a final peace agreement will be signed in Djibouti this month.