UPDATE: YEI RIVER STATE: Kangapo County Commissioner Kidnapped By IO-ITB. #SouthSudan #SSudan
Julius Tabule, the Commissioner of Kangapo County, has been kidnapped by SPLA-IO ITB at Bori Payam. The Commissioner was on his way to attend a funeral service. The Governor David Lokonga Moses said that the authorities in Kajo Keji were gathering information.
Nyarji Jermli Roman, the acting spokesperson for IO ITB, in a statement posted on his Facebook wall stated that the commissioner was in good health. In a later comment, Nyarji added that the commissioner, being a government representative in the area, was a legitimate target for IO-ITB. This is the second kidnapping in as many days by IO-ITB and affiliated militias.
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