President Kiir and opposition leader Dr. Riek Machar to meet in Addis Ababa this month

october 2,2019 President Salva Kiir and the main armed opposition leader Dr. Riek Machar would meet in Addis Ababa Ethiopia in October.

Nyamilepedia reported yesterday that a senior government official indicated that the two leaders would meet in Addis Ababa next week in the presence of United Nations Security Council members.

Nyamilepedia said that the senior official from juba expressed that President Kiir and Dr. Riek Machar would meet in Addis Ababa next week in a meeting organized by the UNSC and then go to Juba together.

The meeting in Addis Ababa would try to address the number of states which is now an obstacle to the government formation, it furthered.

As could be learnt from Nyamilepedia, the agreement would see President Kiir and Machar share power as President and First Vice President respectively in a thirty-six months transitional period. As reported by Nyamilepedia, Machar had been invited to Addis Ababa by the UN security council for a meeting and he had accepted the invitation.