The Second Phase Revitalization on South Sudan continues
As the Second Phase of the Revitalization Forum on South Sudan entered its fifth day today (February 9), Parties to the Peace Process have continued holding talks on substantive issues of the Agreement of the Resolution of the Conflict on South Sudan (ARCSS) signed on August, 2015.
Today Participants have commenced talks on Pre-Transitional Period and National Constitutional Amendment Committee (NCAC) stated under Article 13 of the ARCSS, while the signing of the Declaration of Principles was taking place.
It was to be recalled that Parties have made a step forward on issues ranging from the Transitional National Legislative Assembly and the Council of States, the Judiciary to the Transitional Institutions and Mechanisms stipulated under Chapter I of Article 11, 12 and 14 of the Agreement Yesterday. They have also reached consensus on Mandates of the Transitional Government of National Unity (TGoNU) on Wednesday (February 7).
IGAD council of ministers statement on non-compliance by the parties to the conflict in the republic of south Sudan to its statement of 25th January 2018