Juba, October 4, 2019 (SSNA) — South Sudan has graduated army instructors on Friday, the South Sudan News Agency (SSNA) has learned.
A military with SPLA-IO who has full knowledge of the matter explained to SSNA today that one thousand officers drawn from the armed opposition, government, and other organized forces graduated from the Luri training camp.
“I can confirm to you that the first batch of 1,000 military instructors has been graduated today,” the officer says.
“The new graduates will soon be deployed to all different areas where government and opposition forces are stationed so they can start training those selected to be in the 83,000 unified force,” he explains.
The officer disclosed that China has been providing food for during the training and that Egypt has now provided uniforms for the new instructors.