The national convention of South Sudan national students Union.
The president of South Sudan national students Union Mr. Michael Makor Manut organize the first ever national convention on the 6th to 7th April 2023 under the theme. prioritizing education to eradicate illiteracy to achieve a peaceful South Sudan.
The national convention was attended by 85 delegates representing the 10 states and Three administrative Area's of the republic of South Sudan. The delegates were drawn from the states based on the existing public and private universities in south Sudan.
The convention of South Sudan General students Union was grace by Honorable Gabriel Changon Chang, the minister of higher education science and technology and many government dignitaries. After the Inauguration of the convention, The delegates to the convention of South Sudan General students Union deliberate on the constitution, after the constitutional debate and amendment, the general assembly passed and adopted the constitution of South Sudan national students Union on the 6th April 2022. Then on the 7th April 2022, the presidency election of South Sudan national students union was conducted, where Mr Khamis Othom omot was declare the new president of South Sudan national youth and Mr Edward Joseph Makur as the speaker of the council of South Sudan national students Union.
The Elections were free, fair and very transparent. South Sudan national students Union is the national organization in the republic of South Sudan which represents the students in all the university across the country. Michael Makor Manut served as the first president of the union until when Mr Khamis Othom omot got elected on the 7th April 2022 as the second president of South Sudan national students Union.
The closing ceremony is set to take next week and it shall be grace by H.E. Gen. Salva Kiir Mayardit the president of the Republic of South Sudan and government dignitaries.