Top model Noami Nyan fighting for life after surviving banditry attack

Top model Noami Nyan fighting for life after surviving banditry attack

​Former Miss World – South Sudan second runners up, Noami Nyan Wiir is currently fighting for her life after sustaining a gunshot wound in Nimule-Juba highway attack on Tuesday.

The model was among the passengers travelling along the highway when a banditry attack that left seven people dead and scores missing, took place.

The incident took place near Ame junction.
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Naomi, who also came third in the Miss Achai Beauty Pageant sustained a gunshot in her right chest.

She is currently in a coma at a local hospital.  

“Her condition is so bad,” a family friend said in a social media post.

Naomi is the only survivor of the heinous event.

The attack disrupted transportation between Juba and Nimule, a critical border point used by most trucks ferrying goods to the country.

Media reports indicate more than two dozen people who escaped in the nearby bushes are yet to be accounted for.

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