The SPLA Chief of General Staff president, General Paul Malong Awan Anei popularly known as King Paul, on Thursday was awarded Honorary Doctorate degree by Al-Neelain University in Khartoum.
The University honoured General Paul for his years of facilitating local peace in the border between Riziegat, Misseriyia & Dinka Malual.
The awarding institution, Neelian University, said they honoured Mr. Paul Malong because “for his efforts in support of peaceful coexistence between Rizaigat, Al Massiriya and Dinka Malual ethnic groups.”
This is the first doctorate awarded to Paul Malong Awan.