SPLMA/A-IO military Chief of Staff, 1st Lt. Gen. Simon Gatwech Dual has warned on Tuesday individuals within the movement “engineering division” to push more people out, Ramciel has learned.
According to the Military Spokesperson, Brig. General William Gatjiath Deng, such a plot will not be tolerated.
Gatjiath clarified after rumors hit the social media that some seniors military generals including the army chief defected and formed their movement.
“In response to the rumors floating on social media and falsely claiming the unfounded history gestured the defection of the SPLA (IO) Chief of General Staff, Simon Gatwech Dual, with some senior officers in the highest rank and File, is much more far from the truth.”
Gatjiath clarified that Gen. Simon Gatwech Dual is still in charge of the movement’s military forces as a Chief of Staff.
“Moreover, General Simon Gatwech Dual is now still commanding the SPLA (IO) forces as a Chief of Staff, and also the same as other Generals who had suspected to have engineered the plan, are also free and vigilance at the HQs.”
According to Gatjiath, the suspect is within the movement and warned such an action will not be taken lightly.
“General Simon Gatwech Dual said at the briefing in Magennis that, this provocation has been engineered by the perpetrators within the movement purposely to create confusion within the leadership. The leadership would remind all perpetrators, specifically those who are always telling liars about the others and working hard to push others out of the movement and you need to know that, this movement has lost thousands of lives and it’s controlled by strong pillars those who are ready to protect the national interest rather than opportunism.”