Accueil | News    vendredi 10 août 2007

South Sudan Kiir reshuffles Eastern Equatoria government

separation
increase
decrease
separation
separation

By Isaac Vuni

August 9, 2007 (JUBA) — The President of the Government of Southern Sudan (GOSS), Salva Kiir Mayardit, has today relieved and named new state cabinet for Eastern Equatoria State.

Sacked ministers and advisors :

JPEG - 9.3 ko
Salva Kiir Mayardit

GOSS Presidential decree number 83 of 2007 relieved state Ministers and Advisors in Eastern Equatoria State ; namely Mr. Teko Allan Lochul, Deputy Governor and Minister for Local Government and enforcement ; Mr. George Muras Lomoro, Minister for Finance, Trade and Industry ; Mr. Francis Okeny Olaka, Minister of Agriculture and Animal Resource ; Mr. Morris Merisia Kaunda, Minister of Social Development ; Mr. Ceaser Lefuk Alexander, Minister for Physical Infrastructure ; Mr. Marko Lolimo, Minister of Health and Mr. Angelo Voga Morgan Advisor on Administration.

General Kiir thanks the outgoing state minister for their commendable role and tireless sacrifices they made in the service of the people of Eastern Equatoria State.

Newly appointed ministers and advisors :

President Kiir also issued another decree number 84 of 2007 appointing state ministers and Advisors in Eastern Equatoria State and they are : Mr. George Echom, Deputy Governor and Minister for Local Government and Law enforcement ; Mr. Tulio Odongi Ayahu, State Minister of Finance, Trade and Industry ; Ms. Betty Ogwaro, State Minister for Agriculture, Animal Resources, Forestry, Cooperative and Rural Development ; Mr. Patrick Lodinga, State Minister for Social Development ; Mr. Morris Merisia Kaunda, State Minister for Physical Infrastructure ; Ms. Elizabeth Ojaba Itto, State Minister of Health ; Mr. Ukeck Alak Ukech, State Advisor for Peace and Reconciliation and Ms. Agnes Lox, State Advisor for Gender. The relief and appointment of the new cabinet has effect from 6th August 2007.

Minister and advisor who survive reshuffles

- Mr. Francis Ben Ataba, Minister of Education
- Mr. Ben Loky, Minister of Information and Communication
- Mr. Marcelo Dominic, Advisor on security affairs

In another development, the second beach of 47 Counties commissioners and 19 Executive Directors left for South Africa via Nairobi for four weeks training in local government administration and management and the team was led by Dobuol Lualweng Wuol GoSS director for Bilateral Relations.

Wuol said the second group includes representatives from Blue Nile, Nuba Mountains and Abyei. However, he regretted that there are only three women, one in the first group who are attending local government administration training and he blamed the process of nomination and election in each county that seem to have sidelined women.

He appeals to local government authorities to seriously consider women in the coming programme. The training programme is being organised by GoSS Ministry of Regional Corporation in collaboration with South African government.

(ST)

Comments on the Sudan Tribune website must abide by the following rules. Contravention of these rules will lead to the user losing their Sudan Tribune account with immediate effect.

- No inciting violence
- No inappropriate or offensive language
- No racism, tribalism or sectarianism
- No inappropriate or derogatory remarks
- No deviation from the topic of the article
- No advertising, spamming or links
- No incomprehensible comments

Due to the unprecedented amount of racist and offensive language on the site, Sudan Tribune tries to vet all comments on the site.

There is now also a limit of 400 words per comment. If you want to express yourself in more detail than this allows, please e-mail your comment as an article to comment@sudantribune.com

Kind regards,

The Sudan Tribune editorial team.

Répondre à cet article


 
 

The following ads are provided by Google. SudanTribune has no authority on it.


Sudan Tribune

Promote your Page too

Latest Comments & Analysis


Al-Bashir’s decree fell short of Sudan’s demands 2014-04-17 09:57:38 By Mahmoud A. Suleiman Ampril 16, 2014 - This article comes against the backdrop of the Decree number 158 of 2014 passed by the National Congress Party (NCP) president Marshal Omer Hassan Ahmed (...)

Why hiring a lawyer if you can buy a judge 2014-04-17 09:11:43 By Dong Samuel Luak April 16, 2014 - Many people in South Sudan are asking, how long did it take President Salva Kiir to plan all this tragedy befalling our young country now? Recruitment, (...)

Abyei: Peace cannot be achieved through partial solutions 2014-04-16 06:23:14 By Maiwen Dot Phoet April 15, 2014 - Over the past month, reports received from sources on the ground in Abyei confirm the withdrawal of soldiers affiliated with South Sudan’s army and police (...)


MORE




VIDEOS



Latest Press Releases


Letter to the South Sudanese government on the ratification of the African Charter 2014-04-16 06:24:18 Letter to the Government of South Sudan on the ratification of the African Charter H.E. Salva Kiir Mayardit President of the Republic of South Sudan Juba, South Sudan CC: Dr. Barnaba Benjamin (...)

In Sudan, at least 26,000 primary school children risk repeating an entire school year 2014-03-21 08:42:00 UNICEF SUDAN PRESS RELEASE In Sudan, at least 26,000 primary school children risk repeating an entire school year Khartoum, 20 March 2014 --- Primary school-aged children in Sudan are in (...)

Civil society groups call on AUPSC to support holistic peace in Sudan 2014-03-11 07:22:46 An Open Letter from Sudanese Civil Society Addressing the Meeting of the African Union Peace and Security Council (PSC) on the Humanitarian and Political Crises in Sudan H.E. President Thabo (...)


MORE

Copyright © 2003-2014 SudanTribune - All rights reserved.