Sixteen(16) points explanation about Federal Democratic Republic of Upper Nile

March 18, 2018

  1. The people of Greater Upper Nile call for the Federation that will be inclusive for all people of Greater Upper Nile on the basis of the principle of self-determination.
  2. Federal Democratic Republic of Upper Nile, shall be the name of the Country with 10 states, Malakal shall be the Capital of Upper Nile, Ten States will be as follow, Adar, Sobat, Phow, Bibor, Fashoda, Jonglei, (Bieh will be divided into two States Akoba and Bieh States), and (Bentiu also will be divided into two States, Bentiu North (Capital Bentiu which
    will comprised Mayom, Mankien Abiebnom, Guit, Rubkoni and Bentiu South Capital Leer which will comprise Leer, Koch, Adok, Mayendit, Panyijiar and Nyal. However, mapping will be
    details later)
  3. The people of Greater Upper Nile call to the full ownership of the lands and territories for the preservation of the people and the settlement of the surplus population in Greater Upper Nile.
  4. Only those who are our fellow in Greater Upper Nile can become citizens and only those who have Upper Nile blood, regardless of creed, can be our Citizens.

  5. The people of Great Upper Nile call that the Upper Nilians people have rights equal to those of other nations.

  6. People of Upper Nile have right to choose the government and determine the laws of the State that shall be belong only to citizens of Upper Nile. This will include, therefore the call that no public office, of whatever nature, whether in the central government of Upper Nile, the States, or the Counties, shall be held by anyone who is not a citizen of Upper Nile.

  7. All citizens of Greater Upper Nile must possess equal privileges and responsibilities of the Upper Nile.

  8. We call for the eradication of the SPLA and the creation of a national army (Upper Nile Army)

  9. The primary obligation of every citizen must be to work rationally or physically for or to the interest of the Greater Upper. No individual shall do any work that affronts against the interest of the community to the benefit of all.

  10. The job of the government would be to promote higher education, and thus the opportunity to reach into positions of leadership, the State must assume the responsibility of shaping systematically the entire cultural system of the people of Upper Nile.

  11. The State has the duty to help raise the standard of national health by providing maternity welfare centers, by prohibiting juvenile labor, by increasing physical fitness through the introduction of obligatory sports and by the greatest possible encouragement of associations concerned with the physical education of the youths.

  12. We call that the official language of Greater Upper Nile, which serves as an official language of the Federal Democratic Republic of Upper Nile, shall be from Greater Upper with a second language within the Upper languages.

  13. The call for the nationalization of all profits and call for profit-sharing in large industries.

  14. The call for freedom for all religious faiths in the state, insofar as they do not endanger its actuality or affront the moral and ethical sense of the Upper Nile challenges.

  15. Call for the creation of a strong central authority in the State, the unconditional authority by the political central parliament of the whole State and all its organizations.

  16. Call that the State shall above all commence to ensure that every citizen shall have the prospect of living courteously and earning a livelihood the Citizens deserve.


Gatluke Chuol Reat


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