March 10, 2016, Source with in SPLA_Juba indicated that Paul Malong collapsed on March 8, 2016 after he was inform that South Sudan Army demand a pay increase.
As of now a Private in the army only get 600 SSP in which UPDF got $300 dollars a day while serving at the same location. Paul Malong collapsed as result of Juba economic collapsing based on worsening of the economy of South Sudan. SPLA Soldier says if their demand are not met, they will refuse to fight for Malong and Salva Kirr
However, Malong cannot finance and he is now trying to convince soldiers who are fighting for him and Salva Kiir. Soldiers threaten him to act in case they fail to increase the soldiers from 600 for private to 6,000 SSP..
South Sudan armies are on silence strike and waiting an urgent respond from Top Army officer. Stay tune