Home | Keywords | People | South Sudan | Gov. | Ministers | Alison Manani Magaya | Alison Monani Magaya

Alison Manani Magaya | Alison Monani Magaya

JPEG - 45.9 kb
Southern Sudan’s Minister for Transport Anthony Lino Makana (Left) and retired General Alison Monani Magaya listening to speeches to celebrate Magaya’s defection from NCP to SPLM, Yambio, Western Equatoria, South Sudan, Nov. 10, 2010 (ST)

Name: Alison Manani Magaya | Alison Monani Magaya

Position: South Sudan’s Minister of Interior

Political Party: Sudan People’s Liberation Movement (SPLM)

Career: Alison Monani Magaya was as South Sudan’s Interior Minister in the country’s first independence cabinet completing his integration into the ruling Sudan People’s Liberation Movement (SPLM).

JPEG - 62.4 kb
Former NCP member, retired Major Gen Alison Magaya Monani, being received at Yambio airstrip after joining the SPLM, Western Equatoria, South Sudan, Nov. 10, 2010 (ST)

Ahead of South Sudan’s independence referendum Magaya announced in September 2010 that he and 60 other members of the National Congress Party (NCP) - the ruling party in north Sudan - joined the SPLM.

The retired Major General was received at Yambio airport, in Western Equatoria State, on 10 November 2011 as part of the reconciliation process.

JPEG - 67.1 kb
Women performing a traditional dance to welcome retired General Alison Monani Magaya, a former senior member Sudan’s ruling National Congress Party who has joined the SPLM, to Western Equatoria, South Sudan, Nov. 10, 2010 (ST)

Magaya served as a minister in the Government of National Unity the power and wealth sharing NCP-SPLM government, which ruled Sudan from 2005-2011.

He was the second senior politician from Western Equatoria to join the SPLM in the run up to South Sudan’s referendum following Charles Kisanga the former Secretary General of SPLM breakaway movement SPLM Democratic Change.


The following ads are provided by Google. SudanTribune has no authority on it.

Sudan Tribune

Promote your Page too

Latest Comments & Analysis

President Festus G. Mogae rekindles peace hopeful dividends for South Sudan 2015-11-28 07:33:06 By James Okuk Friday 27th November 2015 had marked a very important step forward on the path of peace in the Republic of South Sudan despite lagging behind the schedules in the last wasted three (...)

The Sudanese rebels’ national agenda is causing local harm 2015-11-26 07:46:17 By Hafiz Ismail Mohamed Sudan people's Liberation Movement- North (SPLM-N)'s insistence on negotiating with the government about national issues only – rather than giving priority to South (...)

Tribal politics is what destroying our social fabric 2015-11-25 06:08:13 By Malek Cook-Dwach, “The world is a dangerous place to live, not because of the people who are evil, but because of the people who don't do anything about it.”? Albert Einstein In the paradox of (...)


Latest Press Releases

Deadly Public Order raid in Umm Dawm 2015-11-11 13:26:10 The Strategic Initiative for Women in the Horn of Africa (SIHA)Deadly Public Order Raid in Umm Dawm On the 14th of October, the Public Order Police (POP) carried out a sweep in Umm Dawm, an area (...)

S. Sudan civil society groups to the 28 states issue to constitutional body 2015-10-08 17:26:10 South Sudan Civil Society Organizations Submission on the Creation of 28 States in the Republic of South Sudan Press Statement For immediate Release 8th October 2015 Following the announcement (...)

Sudan Democracy First Group Statement on The International Day for Democracy 2015-10-01 22:18:58 22 September 2015 Sudan Democracy First Group (SDFG) commemorated on 15 September 2015 the International Day for Democracy, which the United Nations (UN) marks as a day to encourage governments (...)


Copyright © 2003-2015 SudanTribune - All rights reserved.