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December 8, 2009 (KHARTOUM) — The National Election Commission today announced Southern Sudan as the leading region in voter registration with 82% describing it as highest number in the country.

The commission which will announce the definitive figures of the voter registration on Thursday, said eighty two percent of the voting population in South Sudan has been registered summing up to seventy-five percent of registered voters all over the country.

Southern Sudan witnessed important mobilizations during the electoral operation as the registration in the semi-autonomous region will also be requested to take part in the 2011 referendum on self-determination.

Official sources from the commission further revealed to the official SUNA that total figure of registered voters in the whole country are 14, 757443, adding that process of publication and objections to the registry starts on Tuesday.

Mawien Kuc, Northern Bahr el Ghazal State, National Election Commission Chairperson, told Sudan Tribune he was busy with tallies to get exact figures of the registered voters in the state but estimated to be over one million.

"We will have over one million people registered and ready to take part in the next national election scheduled to take place in April 2010," he said.

Similarly, Bak Lual, state minister for communications and information said believed that the state has gone extra mile in mobilization of local people to turn out for registration.

"I am telling you that we really committed our resources for proper mobilization of our people during registration," he said stressing he personally participated in the registration process in his constitution.

The official who appreciated the work done by the team said this registration notwithstanding some shortfalls in forms and registration materials challenged the result of last census.

The minister continued to say wondered what will the people who hurriedly went out with result giving less population to the state of Northern Bahr el Ghazal say.

"I do not know what they will say about such inspiring result in our population just in few months," he said stressing last population census was not properly conducted. There were a lot of problems attached to it when it was being conducted.

(ST)

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  • 9 December 2009 04:52, by Mr Famous Big_Logic_Boy

    The selling of votes in Bor (rotation) has magicaly increased the population of South to 14, 757, 443. Well I thought that during the censese it was confirmed that South was just 8 million. Ha ha People are trying to act wise Kiir get drink while corruption is taking place from behind. Anyway good work I hope your black ganag party will not collapse.

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    • 9 December 2009 05:19, by Kur

      Logic,

      You need to get the right information. Your evil dreams will die with you. All prophets of doom will fail and land themselves in hell.

      Kur

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      • 9 December 2009 06:22, by Gatwech

        The 14 million is not the population of South Sudan, but the over all number of registered voters all over Sudan.

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        • 9 December 2009 06:43, by Mr Famous Big_Logic_Boy

          I was considering it to be South because the number is surprising. It is unbelievable that a country of around 40 million people is now ending up with 14 million. Does the figure indicates success or failure of oncoming election? I just judeg that most of people including myself are far from this bloody unorganised election process. No candiate, no plan and nowhere at all. Out of that figure i think South is sitting at 2 million. We are watching before the bloody clash will emerge.

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          • 9 December 2009 09:06, by Chuanga-enoor.

            Famous-logy boy
            we don’t mind of election whether sucessful or not what we only want the most that attract us to register was our referandum, we don’t want to leave together with you mother fuckers African talaban, Islamist.

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          • 9 December 2009 10:47, by Muol Path

            Dear Logic Boy

            I am surprise to hear you saying that Southerners sell vots. My dear coming in term of corruption on issue related to vots it is hard for the Southerners to sell vots because they have face alot of inhumanity all over the worlds. Make sure that if south sudan is affected by war it will the same affect you direct or indirect.
            Why don’t you sleep at night and think what things do you see happening during the day and then wish for the worst to happen.

            Do’t be jelious of your brothers and sisters who have been bless by their God if all of us have cars and other assets then there will be no busyness in the world forget souths . That is what we call development. You may have your one pound and you want to have tea you can get at the right time. what next the matter and you are sleeping in a nice house wheather grass roofs or not and your security is fine then it is fine for you.

            please, don’t creat arguement or try to be negative all the time look at Gatwish, he argue but sometime he can reason. Thanks God we are new to the media.

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        • 9 December 2009 07:47, by Comet Zone

          Lunatic logic boy.

          I’m very sorry to call you a traitor who wants to disorganize the Equatorians, I’m one of the freedom fighters from Equatoria I have been following up your comments on this website but I don’t blame you I blame those people who allow your childish comments on this website. You are nothing but an Arab, a woman in a trouser even some women have proved to be better than you I for sure hate you because of your comments. Where do you think will your hatred take you? Even the US which people today admire was like Southern Sudan corruption, tribalism; nepotism, etc didn’t start here in Southern Sudan it was every where and people joined their hands to fight it. Hare also it will come to an end very soon. Talk to your friend Dinka boy and you stop this Nuer,Dinka, & Equatoria issue join your hands together and fight the Arabs you will get support from everywhere in Southern Sudan

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    • 9 December 2009 06:36, by thokpiny de Deng de Thokpiny

      plz u fuckin famous Maggot boils ,you are a dead citizen who doesn’t know the future of his country
      why always love bad expectations than good future
      if this country lead to hell i hope you will be the first person to die because that is what you want

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    • 9 December 2009 09:25, by Ajuong

      Big_Logic

      Shame on you to abuse your leader here. It is unwise to wash your clothes in public like what you have just done today as you always do.

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    • 9 December 2009 14:52, by Tony Komayiit

      To Big logic boy,

      Wewe ni kama umbwa mwitu,God give Dinka all abilities to manage on your thinking capacity to help you dogs out of dirty game but you insisted to suffer,why my dog?

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    • 10 December 2009 00:36, by Patrice Lumumba

      IF THE REGISTERED VOTERS ARE ALMOST 15 MILLIONS AND IF THE MAJORITY POPULATION ARE BELOW THE AGE OF 17 YEARS THEN THIS IMPLIES THE POPULATION OF SOUTH SUDAN MUST NOT BE LESS THAN 40 MILLIONS.

      YOU IDIOTS OUT THERE SPREAD THE WORD

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  • 9 December 2009 05:02, by Aduol Liet

    Northern Bhar al Ghazal State.

    The last result for your State was surprising many people in Southern Sudan, because Awiel Communities have got always a big numbers same things in Warrap State is too lagerst and we will hear the result later on. I think the Southern Sudan’s population will be close to 15-17 million if combining with none qualified to vote.

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    • 9 December 2009 05:36, by Rambang Deng

      Good for the people of Southern Sudan, but we are leaderless flock.

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      • 9 December 2009 05:40, by junub

        Rambang,

        You try to be honest? So what do you say in absence of tribalism? Your asnwer relay to your answer.

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      • 9 December 2009 05:51, by mathem jech amer

        Rambang Deng

        You aren’t a southerner, you are a big traitor, you belong to the north.Please shut up!!!!

        You were supporting arrest of SG of SPLM yesterday, please Bashir Boy, follow him but the badness is that, you failed to go to the Hajj this year.

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    • 9 December 2009 05:37, by junub

      Let not rush to conclude our population as such and such because otherwise we will look back into ourselves again grinding our teeth betterly. I’m telling you this, Turkana, Taposa and Kormajong with populace poeople in East Africa before they were divided into three countries; Turkana in Kenya, Taposa in Sudan and Kormajong in Uganda.
      So, thinking ex number were stunning previously and now is such can still bring some doudt how?

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    • 9 December 2009 14:55, by Tony Komayiit

      To Aduol liet,

      Ooh nooo! what are you talking about boy? you better shout up and read all about south,who are none qualified and all southerners are qualified to do what they can.

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  • 9 December 2009 06:04, by BUSTA 2

    Miracle Fingure BIG NO.

    Who is fooling who? from 8 million to 14million yet census wsa contacting for the whole people in South from child to adult yet this one is just from 18 and above.

    SPLM are joking with polictics and this will not help them completely. Sort that result before it is late.

    Brother in Christ,

    Busta 2

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  • 9 December 2009 06:39, by Oduck Bol

    Something must be wrong.

    From 8 millions to 14.7millions, it means population of south double itself.

    I think people go to Church to change the way they act to way of God which to be honest.

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    • 9 December 2009 07:17, by Dinka Boy

      Mr Oduck Bol( Lam Akol),

      What is wrong when Southeners reached that figure.
      Let me tell you that DC will come and begged SPLM like Dr Riek did when he join SPLM. He said this I want any position as lond I will be the member of SPLM.
      My friend if there was no your traitor Lam Akol, Riek would have been agood leader in our eyes but your Arab spoil him and his all community.
      SPLM/SPLA OOOyeee.
      Thank

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      • 9 December 2009 07:57, by Oduck Bol

        Just your are dreaming mr boy.I think that you heard that language from your boss in the bar during dinking and which is really false. We need democracy in south and rule of law.

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    • 9 December 2009 09:37, by Chuanga-enoor.

      My dear Readers,
      those who opposed the welbeing of south sudan on this website e.g by degrading our popularity in the country are not truly real south sudanese, they just chose those allien names as south sudanese to indicate that we are against ourselves, these boys logy,oduck,busta 2,brother in christ etc are arabs.

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  • 9 December 2009 06:39, by thokpiny de Deng de Thokpiny

    the vote result are high because the real census was not done

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    • 9 December 2009 07:51, by malith B.D

      Let the prophets of dooms be proven wrong that they underestimated the population of South Sudan. We are not few BUT we will can form a Nation. Rwanda and Burundi in the Great Lakes Region are tiny Nations but they are enjoying their freedom. These are just tactics of Jellaba who are fearing of loosing vast oil reserves to the South and remain with an empty poor North without resources.

      Please put it in your empty Taliban-like heads that South is going to part ways with you whether you like it or not.

      Freedom oyee, South Sudan Nation oyee

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      • 9 December 2009 08:27, by budi 23rd journalist

        Dear All Equatorian

        LOGIC is Not Equatorian.

        I would like to tell those commenting in this forum that Stupid logic boy is not an Equatorian for God sake, he is a shuluk by tribe and he want everything posible to make Equatorian Love SPLM DC which no one dare gonna do.

        Logic is not Equatorian, equatorian are smart in mind, heart and writing, we have no mad Logic in equatoria, even topossa are smarter than him.

        I have confirm that he is a Shuluk of uppernile, ok, so anything he write be it about Equatorian shoould not be valued here.

        95% of Equatorians are SPLM/SPLA die hard and they fought in the wars and thats was why SPLM resurrected in Equatoria and In Chukudum Didinga land.

        All this Stupid writing in this web is nonsense from young Kid eithyer from Koboko refugee camps or kenya, those that have not tested the bullet.

        Budi is far from Tribalims and Logic is not equatorian

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        • 9 December 2009 11:11, by Muol Path

          Dear Budi

          I agree with you, Logic is try to persuated Equatorians hate SPLM but I know Logic one day will fall under the hand of his behavious. It is not fare to be negative all the time if you are professional. This web was put here to allow and help reads and to creat room for interest to for the viewers

          Trust comes with slow and negative comes with speed

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        • 10 December 2009 06:57, by abushook malakal

          I agree with you, the motherfucker Logic boy is not a Equatorian he is a stupid logic boy of Shilluk. I know the guy he was one of red army in Bilpam but is living in Canada. He was a good supporter of Splm/A but he just join the Satan Dr. Lam Akol splm-dc. As you know shilluk people are devile or satan of the Great Upper Nile, they;re the hatres of the peace in the South simple because of the leadership.I heard that the fucker Logice boy is living in Ontario, Canada.
          Mr. Logic fucker most people know where you are living but peopel are waiting for your coming to Sudan.

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  • 9 December 2009 08:46, by Sudan virus

    Congratulation to president Salva Kiir and the South Sudan legislative Assemble, for their effort made to voluntary encourage us to register to vote and prove fraud made in the census results.

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  • 9 December 2009 09:38, by Time1

    Now we can make Omer bashir go, 75% total country vote in the south and we can add about 15% from the north , the alliance will have about 90% of total vote in the country, so NCP can go home now , but we all know they want to rig the elections by any means nessecary.

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