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South Sudan: Why Machar’s Representative Musa Pouk Resigned

SPLM-IO’s representative to Qatar, Yohanis Musa Pouk, has resigned, citing frustrations over the group’s failure to make reforms. Musa said he had written a resignation letter to South Sudanese opposition leader Riek Machar, who is currently in the Sudanese capital Khartoum. Musa, who joined Machar’s opposition group in 2013, said Machar has

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Ray of Hope as S. Sudan Rebel Faction, Government Sign Peace Pact

A South Sudanese rebel faction base in the country’s newly-created Yei River state country on Sunday signed a peace agreement with the government to end months of fighting. The accord was signed by Brig. Gen. Hillary Edson Yakani on behalf of Sudan People’s Liberation Army-In-Opposition (SPLA IO) while Maj. Gen. Marshal

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Panic as Machar’s Top Body Guards Defect

The Sudan People’s Liberation Movement - In Opposition ’SPLM-IO Saturday has confirmed the defection to the current First Vice President Taban Deng Gai of two security officers tasked with the protection of the former South Sudanese First Vice President Riek Machar. In a statement released on Friday, the SPLM-IO led by

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