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August 6, 2012 (BENTIU) - Unity state capital, Bentiu and Rubkotna county as a whole are awash with refuse as the rainy season has hit and there are insufficient refuse collection services.

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Tor Gai Environment Engineering Company employees at work, Benitu, Unity state, August 6, 2012 (ST)

Tor Gai Environment Engineering Company (TGEC), which covers both areas, began in 2007 and is staffed mainly by women

Mary Nyapak Kuol, who works for TGEC told Sudan Tribune she blames the state government for not supporting them financially in their efforts to maintain a clean town, “in order to clean the areas and to keep them safe from diseases”.
She explained that they receive a wage of SSP400 (US$90) per month.

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Tor Gai Jok, manager of Tor Gai Environment Engineering Company, Benitu, Unity state, August 6, 2012 (ST)

Tor Gai Jiok, the company’s general manager said the company had insufficient refuse trucks but said that the issue of funding had been resolved and that increased wages will come into effect next month.
Without sufficient government backing the company has had to resort to seeking a tariff from the markets they clean. However, according to Jiok “the government has increased the rates like the rates in bars and hotels; this will cover our budget.”

(ST)

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  • 7 August 2012 08:11, by Kurnyel

    The Nuer are all crimals so Unity state must the change to Dinka State because the Dinka Ageer are the right people of that land

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    • 7 August 2012 08:24, by Mike Mike

      Kurnyel,Jealousy in such beneficial project cant make SS be a prosperous state unless to avoid bad feeling toward our pple and to encouraged whoever want to help.Why do you say you want Unity State to be like DinkaAgeer state and now there is no different in our eyes?.It seems you have forgotten what you want to say if not then this comment you posted has no value at all. Shame on u son of Maron.

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      • 7 August 2012 08:29, by Ajok Reech

        To Mike-Mike
        you are right brother.

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    • 7 August 2012 09:11, by Jeti

      Kurnyel,
      Idiot! I don’t see the difference between you and a dog!
      Leave Dinka Agaar alone. Though they have some part of land still in Unity state ’the VP’s state’, they are calm for the sake of peace.

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    • 7 August 2012 09:27, by Deng Thiak Adut

      This man is a dirt and should not speak to South Sudanese whatsoever. We are now a nation free from Arabs. Despite our differences created/crafted by Arabs, we shall no more be called Nuer, Dinka, Shilluk, Kuku Anyuak for examples, but proud South Sudanese.... So go to Hell and join your fake prophet ya poofter!

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  • 7 August 2012 09:23, by Deng Thiak Adut

    Dear South Sudanese,
    People like Kurnyil, how have no South Sudanese heritage are quick to divides us. I have asked recently about the disease of mind (Islam) he was suffering from, but he declined. I stated clearly that, I would rather be suffering from HIV/AIDS than Islam, which he pretty much ignored. I outlined how his so called prophet of allah slept with 13 yrs, I supposed,paedophilia files!

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    • 7 August 2012 09:48, by J P Puok

      Some of our pple are still infested by the uncurable disease call ignorancy and ethnically based education
      like Kurnyel and the like. What sense does it make for you to comment so negative an issue that is of anational importancy? you might be sitting iddle on rubbish whereever you might be because in SS all look alike. be careful your hatred is driving u away

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      • 8 August 2012 05:40, by Dinkawarrior

        We South Sudanese are watching very closely for who is going to saved and service to this Nation.
        He/she must be free and clean from Corruption, Tribalism, Nepotism, Negligence, Greediness, and Bloodbath.
        Louis Lobong for Presidential Candidate 2015!!
        My short list are Rizik Zackaria, Taban Deng Gai, Joseph Bakosoro, Maker Thiong Maal, and more!

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  • 8 August 2012 22:56, by Blueman

    we S.Sudanese we sometime blame Gov;t did not do this, and that but who is Gov;t? i think Gov;t is you and me like in this issue of cleanliness we are the cause of problem and we must solve it we use to leave waste around us and s tooling where we ate and yet we blame Gov’t it is our work to do what we need Gov’t to do let him create guide to be guide let us not risk our live by leaving the waste.

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