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By Garang Aleu Abraham, Juba, South Sudan

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February 5, 2017 (SSB) — Since time missionaries crossed the threshold of African boundaries with their approaches of rulings, being; religion, mainly Christianity, power by gun and slave trade, wars and boundaries demarcation, many African countries dropped their traditions for a love of trend and fashion.

According to many writers of an ancient tradition, Mark was the first missionary to Africa. Early Christian writers Clement and Eusebius both report that Mark preached in Alexandria, Egypt; Eusebius notes that he was martyred there.

However, Religion was a driving force during slavery epochs, and Christianity formed a major part of this, although the assertion of Evangelization was one of the justifications for enslaving Africans.



By Garang Aleu Abraham, Beijing, China


The Genius of Dr. John Garang: Speeches on the Comprehensive Peace Agreement (CPA) Paperback – November 26, 2015 by Dr. John Garang (Author), PaanLuel Wël (Editor)

January 5, 2017 (SSB) — In his 18 pages longest speech ranking after late Hugo Chavez 8 hours, late Fidel Castro 4 hours 29 minutes, Gordon Brown 1 hour 9 minutes and Queen Elizabeth’ 111772 words speeches to mention but few in different occasions. His speech in Nyayo stadium Nairobi Kenya, during signature of Comprehensives Peace Agreement (CPA) that resulted in to establishment of youngest nation (South Sudan) in the world. Dr Garang testimonial idiom remained a controversy in the intellectual communities’ concern: who was John Garang referring to?

Garang’s question of divinity monopoly over decision remain an answered in his lengthy speech, but before I continue, let’s  define divinity, a dictionary meaning of “divine” is the essential nature or condition of being a god, so who were those spiritual powers he was referring to? It’s been a question ever citizen is intending to know all along since time of his death, should there be spiritual struggles in his hierarchy of command that jeopardized his performance in the movement? Has he been ignored at some point because he luck spiritual superiority? How did he envisage his death thereafter signature of comprehensive peace agreement was also a concern of many citizen in the country.