SPLM-IO leader Dr. Riek Machar has suspended General Frank Matata from his position as the SPLM-IO Yei River State governor.

The letter dated 21st October 2018, and attributed to South Sudan’s Vice-President-designate Dr Riek Machar. In the letter, “General” Frank Matata, is relieved of his duties following his outing in .

He was exposed in the documentary for dealing in the illegal sale of Teak from Yei state.