This Week in South Sudan – Week 9

Tuesday 1 March

  • 16 South Sudanese, including 10 aides to President Salva Kiir, have been charged with forgery and the theft of US$15 million from the presidential office.
  • The SPLA has left a limited force in Juba in accordance with the August 2015 peace deal until a joint force with the SPLA (IO) is deployed.
  • General Tom Al Nur Daldum, commander of the National Forces for Peace (NFP) militia, announced that his force will join the SPLA.

Wednesday 2 March

Thursday 3 March

Friday 4 March

  • Time photo series: “Eyewitness to Hope and Hell in South Sudan”

Saturday 5 March

  • According to South Sudan’s Minister of Petroleum and Mining, Stephen Dhieu Dau, the government is preparing to resume oil production in Unity State.
  • President Salva Kiir issued an order removing South Sudan’s deputy chief justice, Madol Arol Kachuol from office, replacing him with John Gatwich Lul.

Sunday 6 March

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