South Sudan’s exiled rebel leader Riek Machar was allegedly refused entry into Ethiopia on Monday.
South Sudan’s former vice-president and rebel leader Riek Machar is calling for an armed struggle against President Salva Kiir’s government.
US Special Envoy to South Sudan, Donald Booth, says it would be a mistake to reinstate Riek Machar as vice-president in the East African nation.
South Sudan’s two-time former vice president has fled the country again after recent violence in the capital, Juba.
South Sudan President Salva Kiir has once again sacked his deputy, Riek Machar.
South Sudan President Salva Kiir has asked deputy Riek Machar to confirm his return to Juba in the next 48 hours.
South Sudan President Salva Kiir has threatened to replace Vice-President Riek Machar, according to reports.
South Sudan’s First Vice-President Riek Machar has called on the people of South Sudan to forgive one another for the sake of peace, as rival sides continue to clash in the country.
Last week South Sudan formed its long-awaited transitional government – eight months after President Salva Kiir and Riek Machar committed to doing so in a peace deal signed last August. In the meantime, fighting between various rival groups in
South Sudan’s reunited leaders have established a long-awaited transitional government as part of the nation’s peace process.