The 'Permanent' Constitution need not be a Prerequisite for Holding Elections in South Sudan

Joseph Geng Akech

22 Mar 2022

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This Review, complements the perspectives and recommendations on whether elections should be held as argued in the Weekly Review titled ‘Democratic Elections in South Sudan’ . While largely in agreement, I argue that despite constitution building process being one of the key outcomes expected to be achieved under the Revitalised Agreement on the Resolution of Conflict in South Sudan (R-ARCSS), it should not be linked to the holding of elections.