April 13, 2018, South Sudan Foreign Affairs Minister, Hon. Deng Alor Kuol given 48 hours to report to Juba or face dismissal by President Salva Kiir Mayardit, according to South Sudan Minister of Information Michael Makuei. Hon. Makuie told the press this morning that the office of the president had given Mr Alor 48hours that will expire at the end of business today. If he doesn’t report back his position will be declared vacancy and the president will find another suitable candidate, Hon. Makuei says.
In another story President Kiir cautioned the newly graduated police officers to put the interest of the country first, and not resort to corruption.
And finally, rivals trade accusations over the latest clashes in former Unity State.