The family of jounralist Isaac Vuni have confirmed that his body has been found. He was abducted at gunpoint from his home in Kerepi in June, along with his cousin who remains missing.

From Radio Tamazuj

Intellectual from Nimule area found dead after kidnapping

A former deputy director at South Sudan’s National Ministry of Information and veteran journalist was kidnapped and killed by unknown gunmen at Kerepi area along the Juba-Nimule road in June, according to his wife.

Lucy Jua said that her husband Isaac Vuni was kidnapped in June but she did not learn about the death of her husband until last week. She believes he was killed shortly after his abduction last June.

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From the Sudan Tribune

Gunmen kill S. Sudanese journalist after his abduction

The deceased’s wife said she received information that six men in uniform stormed the house in which Vuni was living with guns and took him together with his cousin brother, whose life is also a subject of concern as nobody knows what happened to him since his body has not been found and no information about his whereabouts.

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