Tongun Lo Loyuong is a freelance policy analyst from South Sudan and a conflict and peace research PhD candidate in the U.k. He holds two Master’s Degrees with honors and academic excellence from the United States. His last MA is in International Peace Studies and Policy Analysis for Political Change, from the University of Notre Dame – Indiana. His research interest is in South Sudan’s governance and peace and conflict issues. (Disclaimer: the views presented in the blog are his own subjective though well-informed views based on his reading of South Sudan’s issues. And yet the views are as strongly objective as possible).