Full text of Declaration of South Sudan Independence
The full text of the Declaration of Independence of South Sudan was read by the then Rt. Hon. James Wani Igga, Speaker of the Southern Sudan Legislative Assembly. It was read at an open parliamentary session (sitting number 27-2011) of the Southern Sudan Legislative Assembly at approximately 1.30pm (local time) on 9 July 2011. The Declaration was read in front of a large assembled audience at the Dr. John Garang Mausoleum in Juba, South Sudan.