On 27 May, Gurtong reported that the country has more generals than doctors: there are approximately 700 military figures with the rank of general in South Sudan. Nationally, about 3 times as many generals as physicians.  It refers to a new investigative Report “Making a Killing”, which details shady contracts, currency schemes, and international connections.  It is said the report raises red flags on risks of major corruption and money laundering by high ranking military leaders in South Sudan, a country with more generals than doctors.

The report is at –


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Author: raytodd2017

Chartered Legal Executive and former senior manager with Isle of Man Customs and Excise, where I was (amongst other things) Sanctions Officer (for UN/EU sanctions), Export Licensing Officer and Manager of the Legal-Library & Collectorate Support Section

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