S. Sudan opposition alliance denounce Changson Chang's managementxalid 28
July four, 2019 (KHARTOUM) – Members of South Sudan Opposition Alliance (SSOA) have issued a press release denouncing Gabriel Changson Chang, the interim chairperson of the alliance and Denay Chagor who was earlier declared appearing chairperson of the alliance.
- Gabriel Changson Chang (ST)
On July 2, Chang introduced that SSOA's management had resolved to reunite and appointed Denay Jock Chagor as its new chairman.
“SSOA management takes this chance to tell most of the people that from in the present day Hon. Denay Jock Chagor is the chairman of South Sudan Opposition Alliance (SSOA). To this impact, we want to inform SSOA member organizations, companions within the R-ARCSS, regional and worldwide our bodies, supporters and well-wishers about this new improvement,” the assertion signed by Chang and Chagor reads.
Nevertheless, SSOA, in a separate assertion issued on July four, described the July 2 assertion issued by Chang and his followers as “baseless”.
“It's true that SSOA has been discussing its reunification since March this yr underneath the facilitation of the South Sudan Council of Church buildings. All of us had agreed on the problems that must be addressed to realize the unity. However because of the degree of the polarization then current we had agreed for a transitional interval underneath a joint management from the 2 factions in order to construct belief and confidence earlier than a brand new Chairman was elected,” reads the assertion.
The assertion acknowledges the position South Sudan Council of Church buildings has performed in making certain the interior dialogue takes place with the alliance.
“This dialogue befell and all apologized to one another and forgave each other. In consequence, we did away with the Co-chairmanship and have been able to elect one Chairman for SSOA. One individual, Gabriel Changson, has been persistently absenting himself from these conferences however we have now been persistent to not exclude anyone from the unity,” it additional said.
The assembly, it stated, resolved that Josephine Lagu, who chaired the interior dialogue periods be confirmed as SSOA's appearing chairperson.
“On the idea of the above and resulting from our keenness to take care of the unity of SSOA, we give these two gents, Gabriel Changson and Denay Chagor, twenty 4 (24) hours to surrender their assertion in order that they resume their positions within the united SSOA,” it careworn.
In March final yr, 9 South Sudanese opposition teams agreed to type an alliance to expedite efforts to finish the nation's civil conflict forward of the subsequent spherical of the revitalization of the peace accord.
SSOA is an umbrella group composed of the Federal Democratic Get together, Nationwide Salvation Entrance, Nationwide Democratic Motion, Individuals's Democratic Motion, South Sudan Liberation Motion, South Sudan Nationwide Motion for Change, South Sudan Patriotic Motion, South Sudan United Motion and United Democratic Alliance.