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South Sudan opposition alliance re-unites after dispute

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July 2, 2019 (KHARTOUM) – South Sudan Opposition Alliance (SSOA) leadership have resolved to reunite and appointed Denay Jock Chagor as the group’s new chairman.

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Gabriel Changson Chang (file/ST)

“SSOA leadership takes this opportunity to inform the general public that from today Hon. Denay Jock Chagor is the chairman of South Sudan Opposition Alliance (SSOA). To this effect, we would like to inform SSOA member organizations, partners in the R-ARCSS, regional and international bodies, supporters and well-wishers about this new development,” SSOA said in July 2 press release.

Gabriel Changson Chang, SSOA’s interim chairman signed the press release.

The group, in the statement, expressed their full commitment to the implementation of the peace accord signed in September last year.

On 30 November 2018, SSOA held a meeting with the aim of operationalizing its structures, but a dispute which emerged during the meeting saw leadership at the alliance split into two groups.

“In the light of the above recommendations, the Leaders of the two groups resolved to reunite SSOA. The rotational Leadership of SSOA shall start with SSUM/AF for six (6) months and then FDP/SSAF takes over for another six (6) months. Thereafter other leaders take their turns in succession,” further noted the statement.

It added, “For the distribution of the R-ARCSS positions accruing to SSOA, a committee composed of 9 members representing SSOA member organizations formed to develop objective criteria”.

The group applauded South Sudan Council of Church (SSCC) and the Swiss embassy in Juba for their efforts in supporting re-unification of the alliance.

(ST)

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  • 3 July 13:18, by Midit Mitot

    Without reconciliation, there is no future, Wustenberg (1998) South Africa. Though you SSOA betrayed the movement, try to re-unit and unit again with other oppositions for the common goal.

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    • 3 July 21:59, by Anthony

      I’m seeing your nuer ass on here always crying everyday. Stop being a bitch you whiny little crybaby.What kind of man are you? Go to your whore of a mother and cry to her. I hope she’ll comfort you. Crying online like will do you no good. It’s pretty fucking pathetic.

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      • 4 July 10:32, by Midit Mitot

        Anthony,

        Your psychotics behavioral will not help you at all. Nuer are really men who knows their rights compared to you idiots who are always passive citizens in there own country. We know how to correct wrongdoers. Your tribes men were subjected to inhuman, Murder, raping and never turn in a good number to fight only Thomas Cirrilo. Big shame to you!

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        • 5 July 06:27, by Anthony

          HAHAHA you think im some cowardly equatorian? Never! Thank god i wasn’t born as bari,madi,lokoya etc. They’re all cowards and slaves. My tribe also knows how to correct wrongdoers. When your tribe cowardly attacked a town killing women and children with your tribal white army our men faced you and you ran away. we destroyed Uror, Akobo, Nyirol, Yuai and Ayod. We killed MANY of you Nuer cunts.

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          • 5 July 15:57, by Midit Mitot

            Anthony,

            Oh!! you are from our wives Dinka, You never touch our land without help from East Africa forces @Yahhhh Forks, How was it in 1991 when there were no UPDF forces? Until the end of this world, you will never and never defeated us through war.

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            • 6 July 17:07, by Anthony

              Midid mitoot(illiterate nuer villager)

              Wives? I knew most of you nier were gay homosexuals. Disgusting.

              You’re asking about 1991? Yeah there was no ugandans we killed many nuer in akobo,ayod and other areas. WE DEFEATED YOU. You were being supported by the arabs and equatorian tribal militias and yet you were still defeated by the Dinka. Your tribe is pathetic. nuer are slaves.

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              • 8 July 10:01, by Midit Mitot

                Anthony,
                Athot, baseless without sources, in our story Dinka never defeated Nuer and will never defeat us in lift.

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