Machar is new vice president in S. Sudan power-sharing deal signed in Uganda

Latest information reaching PML Daily newsdesk indicates that South Sudan rival leaders President Salva Kiir and his arcc rival Dr Riek Machar have reached a powersharing deal.

In the deal, according to sources, Dr Machar becomes the First Vice President, pushing the current First vice President Taban Deng Gai into the position of Second Vice President. Also in the power sharing deal, 15 new ministerial positions have been created as well as 150 positions in South Sudan’s parliament.

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Details to follow.



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