Opposition official allied to Changson resigns, joins Josephine Lagu’s group
August 10th 2019 (Nyamilepedia) – A senior opposition official allied to FDP leader Gabriel Changson Chang has resigned and joined People’s Democratic Movement (PDM) faction let by Josephine Lagu.
General Samuel Buhori accused Changson of leadership shortcomings and accused Changson of running the FDP as family and personal property.
“Following my resignation on 4th August 2019 from the Federal Democratic Party/South Sudan Armed Forces (FDP/SSAF) under the leadership of Hon. Gabriel Changson Chang, for reasons enumerated in the resignation letter; I am now making a public declaration to officially join People’s Democratic Movement (PDM) under the capable leadership of Hon. Josephine Lagu Yanga effective from this date,” General Samuel said.
“This decision was reached after thorough consultation with my political and military supporters on one hand and the leadership of PDM on the other,” he added.
“I am therefore making this declaration as we begin another political journey towards the achievement of political freedom in the Republic of South Sudan and fully aware of the tough road ahead.”