Tagged: South Sudan

Court of public opinion upholds JCE’s guilty verdict, rubbishes futile attempt to dissociate from Kiir and pretend innocence

The verdict is out… JCE remains guilty on all courts

Shortly after the publication their letter entitled ‘Breaking the Silence’, the Jieng Council of Elders (JCE) do not appear to have convinced many as South Sudanese and international observers alike overwhelmingly responded with evidence suggesting the JCE is as guilty as the current regime in the detrimental decisions that have pushed the country to the brink of collapse.

JCE distances itself from Kiir, points out “leadership failure” as the root cause of conflict

… the problem is in front of us all. Let us face it head-on.

In an attempt to clear its name and refute allegations of its role in the tribal and detrimental decisions that have ruined the country, the Jieng Council of Elders (JCE) has publicly come out to shift the responsibility and place it squarely on Kiir and his failed administration.