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South Sudan’s ruling party debates basic documents for review

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February 13, 2013 (JUBA) – The ruling party in South Sudan, Sudan People’s Liberation Movement (SPLM), has begun debating the basic documents which will be presented to the upcoming extra-ordinary convention for endorsement.

The party last month announced that it will hold an extra-ordinary convention towards the end of February to review its basic documents and align them with the new reality presented by the independent state.

The documents include the party’s constitution, manifesto, rules and regulations and the code of conduct.

The documents were formulated when the country was still one while the Movement was calling for a secular united democratic Sudan, with some of its members that included Sudanese, particularly from Nuba Mountains and Southern Blue Nile areas of Sudan.

The party since Tuesday has been busy reviewing the four basic documents before presenting them to the convention in about three weeks’ time.

Party officials say that the recent grass root assessment of the party’s performance with its members in the ten states revealed that the SPLM was losing direction and vision and recommended a robust internal transformation.

There have been rumours that besides reviewing the documents the party may also discuss the fate of the upcoming 2015 general elections and who should be the next flag bearer for presidential contest.

The deputy secretary general, Ann Itto, however denied the inclusion of the leadership agenda in the extra-ordinary convention, saying any other agenda will be discussed in the ordinary convention which she said would take place “later this year.”

(ST)

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  • 14 February 2013 08:44, by George Bol

    Mighty SPLM must stay a lead because it’s capable of deforming Sudan. If those who once sleep with Bashier become the top bearers then we the South has forget why we fought for years. Those who join enemies when feeling hot water have no capacities to lead because they are coward and non-patritics. If we allow them to lead, then when trouble come up,they will run to west citizens in danger.Takecar

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    • 14 February 2013 09:58, by Dinka Dominated SPLA/M

      Only a silly and uneducated son of whore called vampier aka silly viper will vote for nyagat Riek Macahr as he never felt the war of food, this idiot pretender Nuer idiot is so dumb to see thing with two eyes the sex contract he sign between his mother and nyagateen leader Riek pout dog will expired and we will see where will he begg for food, death to his leader, Riek

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  • 14 February 2013 09:25, by New Government

    There are some SPLM members who hold seat without delivering service to the members or doing SPLM activity, should we keep them while SPLM is losing it popularity in the country, state and county. let forget about SPLM Oyee this time and do the reality because some members are know how to say SPLM Oyeeeeeeee only.

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  • 14 February 2013 14:32, by sudinka

    The South Sudan ruling party debates make sure the party can remain in the book and people defect to others political parties with out question if the party is run by corrupted people in the party yes SpLM has lead us to the freedom supported by citizen than they forget to develop our Nation i wish them to come up with n ew vision because the have lose the great visio

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  • 14 February 2013 23:21, by JAMES KUOI STEPHEN

    We had seconded the SPLM leadership proposals on strategies for development and defensive of Southern Sudan.

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