20 Year old Salva Kiir’s daughter named in mining scandal

South Sudan President Salva Kiir photo/BBC

By Mohammed Kelim


Juba, South Sudan

News coming in from the world’s youngest nation, South Sudan indicates that President Salva Kiir has granted her 20 year old daughter (names withheld), a mining license to operate one the nations mines.

South Sudan News Agency reported that Salva Kiir’s daughter is currently operating a mining business company in South Sudan with her foreign business partner.

A recent report by The Sentry, a US based investigative group highlighted in its findings.

The US-based investigative group explains in the document that Kiir’s daughter and her business partner have been given a mining license by the South Sudanese government and operate in multiple areas.

In a stunning reservation, the report states that the president daughter is using a violent government-backed militia group to forcibly remove helpless civilians from their villages so that her company can conduct mining business.

The report which also accuses Salva Kiir of making illicit deals with many global tycoons and institutions.


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