August 14, 2016, according to James Gatdet Dak, the official spokesman of Dr. Riek Machar, the Chairman of SPLM-IO, he is reporting it that, a “reports reaching my office from the field indicate that a number of senior officials of President Kiir’s government in Yei have been killed or wounded at Kimba area, south of Yei town.”
He says that the governor, David Lokonga Musa, is missing as he has been pursued by our forces while running towards the Ugandan border. He might have crossed the border into Uganda.
The officials fell into ambush today as they were moving towards Morobo to try to mobilize civilians to defend Yei against imminent take over by our forces. Our intelligence personnel inside Yei town wil gather the names of the officials killed or wounded.