Pagan Amum Okech
Pagan Amum Okech is the caretaker Minister for Peace. He earlier served as the Minister for Peace and CPA Implementation Affairs. He is the Secretary General of SPLM.
|July 30, 2011: Minister Pagan Amum Okech announced that the Government of Sudan has withdrawn the discriminatory fees levied for using its oil infrastructure by South Sudan. The Minister addressed spoke with the press at the Juba International Airport soon after returning from Addis Ababa. He said that the two countries will hold consultations to come at a mutually beneficial terms.|
|July 23, 2011: Pagan took oath from President Salva Kiir Mayardit as the caretaker minister for Peace in the national government of South Sudan. Speaking on the occasion, he expressed happiness at being part of SPLM and part of the government under the leadership of Mayardit.|