June 3, 2014 (JUBA) – South Sudan president, Salva Kiir’s legal advisor, Telar Riing Deng, has distanced himself from a recent letter, alleging he had proposed vice-president, James Wani Igga as the new chief mediator in the ongoing talks with the country’s rebels.
The letter, also obtained by Sudan Tribune, argued that the move to appoint Igga, as a replacement for Nhail Deng Nhial, would woo and court Equatorians to support president Kiir’s regime.
VP Igga hails from the greater Equatoria (...)
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