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A Kenyan living in South Sudan had his friend shot dead and his body burnt by suspected Militia group in South Sudan.He was forced to recover his body back home.Here is his story as narrated to the STANDARD.Photo: Elijah's Friend, Collins Chapurukha Collins Chapurukha got the news on April 1, he thought it was prank, his childhood friend Elijah Thiiru had been killed by gunmen along Juba- Nimule road in South Sudan.
Phanice Weyaga was left with a life threatening wound after a fellow student fired bullets at her.Phanice now 20 years old, was a form two student at Lokichogio mixed secondary school in Turkana county.Phanice remembers everything and narrated how everything happened on that fateful night on October 14,2017.
Phanice Weyanga who came from Buugoma County says that she remembers well the day where she met her nightmares.It was on the night of October 24, 2017 on this night bullets were fired by students left her with a lifetime threatening wound.Phanice now 20, she was then in Form Two at Lokichogio Mixed Secondary School in Turkana County.
Photo: President of Sudan Salva Kiir South Sudan's President Salva Kiir on Saturday sacked his Defense Chief Gen. Johnson Juma Okot and appointed Gen. Santino Deng Wol as the head of the army.According to source, the president did not give any reason behind his sacking but sources from the office of the president said that it was just a normal reshuffling done by the president now and then in order to strengthen his troops.
Phanice weyanga narrates the event that took place on the night of October 14th 2017.Bullets fired by a fellow student left her with a life threatening wound.The current 20-year old girl was by then in form two at Lokchogio Mixed secondary school.Weyanga narrated how a student from South Sudan, who had been suspended for two weeks came into chool armed that night to revenge for his suspension.
The president of Kenya Uhuru Muigai Kenyatta held a digital press conference at State house Kenya today.Kenyatta was acompanied by the cabinet secretary for Information Technology Joe Mucheru, former prime minister and Orange Democratic Movement party leader Raila Odinga with a foreign diplomat from South Sudan.