Ezo, 10th July 2017. The unit of SPLA Soldiers in Ezo County of Tombura State is appealing for more agricultural supports to improve their daily lives.
A Captain responsible for the military barracks in Ezo County expresses how combative soldiers in Ezo are towards hunger and poverty
Captain Mallon Ajuong reveals that, Soldiers work is not only military but, involves agriculture to sustain living for their families because of the high cost in the market that has made life difficult.
He mentions that relationship between soldiers and civilians in Ezo County has continued to improve.
The main crops produced in the military barracks in Ezo County are maize g/nuts and okra and there is no more hunger in the barracks Mallon, says.
Sergeant Santino Mogat one of the soldiers in Ezo County explains of the agriculture to be most important and is the backbone of the country because South Sudanese salaries are not dependable for families
He suggests that if South Sudanese commits most to agriculture the dollar rate in south Sudan will drop because every house hold shall have plenty of food stock which is the basic of life.
Sally Ali Ambada a Sudanese citizen from Lanya Darfur region a trader in Ezo county interchange from trading to agriculture because trade in Ezo is in total collapse due to poor road network.
Sally Ali reveals that South Sudan has got the most fertile land and a leading land for agriculture produce that can supply east Africa with agricultural products if an effort is doubled to the field.
Coprol James Matur Riach another SPLA Soldier mentions limitations in barracks to agriculture as lack of sufficient tools such as hoes, slathers, pangas and seeds in which he urges agricultural department to focus on.
And to conclude, a correspondent to Anisa fm radio in Ezo mentions of the independent of south Sudan yesterday well celebrated.