Oct 3rd, 2014 (Nyamilepedia) — Nyamilepedia Columnist Sirir Gabriel Yiei Ruot received messages that threaten his life from Col. Philip Aguer Panyang, the Sudan People Liberation Army (SPLA) Spokesperson on Thursday.
According to Sirir, he told Nyamilepedia on phone that, his life is being threatened by SPLA Spokesperson through sending threatening messages and as well sending people loyal to him to the Columnist.
Mr. Sirir Gabriel Yiey Ruot has been contributing to Nyamilepedia since early this year when the crisis that have killed thousands of civilians erupted in the Republic of South Sudan where civilians were massacre and buried on mass graves in Juba.
Sirir is a Political Science Student from CAIRO University in Egypt Arabs Republic. He has written numerous articles on the issues of politics and human rights in South Sudan.
According to Mr. Sirir on interview with Nyamilepedia Editorial Team, he says Philip Aguer was reacting to his recent article he wrote last month; title “IS SSTV A DINKA OWN OR A GOVERNMENT OWN”?
Aguer told the Columnist that, he might be kill or disappears if he does not refrain from being critics to the Government of South Sudan .
Meanwhile in the same interview with Mr. Gabriel, he said what worry him is the last statement from Col. Philip Aguer where he said any one who is critical to the legitimate government of the Republic of South Sudan will be discipline or others mechanism should be put in place.
The Columnist is calling for protection from the human defenders and the world at large.