Senior SPLM veteran joined the SPLM-IO under Dr. Riek Machar

News updates (SS24News)

Tuesday October 13, 2020

SPLM senior member Dr.Chol Marial has declared his allegiance to the SPLM-IO under leadership of Dr. Riek Machar yesterday , he was received by senior SPLM-IO members including honorable Telar Deng.

In his address, Dr. Chol Marial said, ” I have made a final decision to join the people’s movement under Dr. Riek Machar Teny.

The senior veteran accused the chairman of the SPLM Salva Kiir Mayardit of neglecting the veterans of this historical movement, he said , Salva has imposed forced isolation on them in which many senior members have succumbed to many troubles including mental illness and death afterward.

Many senior members from the SPLM under president Salva Kiir have abandoned the party due to lack of vision, direction and lack of vital program to the country stability.

The SPLM-IO and the government signed the revitalized agreement to transition the country into path of stability and democracy but the agreement is facing numero challenges that need political will from both parties to move the country to the next level. Accusations and counteraccusations have been order of the day from the parties as they are dragging their feet to implement 2018 agreement.

The unified forces have been graduated and many reforms needed in the security arrangements have not been met yet.

The country is now facing economic meltdown

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