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Two men gunned down in Lakes state


November 28, 2012 (RUMBEK) – Unidentified gunmen has killed two people and stoled their motorbike in Mayom payam [district] of Rumbek North county, Lakes state, on Wednesday.

According to an eyewitness the incident occurred when a group of people created a road block using firewood, which caused two men, travelling by motorbike to sell fish at Rumbek market, to stop, after which the ambush ensued.

“These men are businessmen who used to go to Unity state to buy fish,” said the anonymous eyewitness. The state authorities have been informed about the incident and investigations are underway, he explained.

The commissioner of Rumbek Central county, Abraham Mayen Kuc, said that the bodies were received today with support of local government officials in Rumbek North County and transportation from the UN Mission in South Sudan.

“The two dead bodies were officially handed over to their relatives today – they were two men from Rumbek Centre. One is from the Aliap section and other one is from Panyuon section,” said Kuc.

He explained that the victims were attacked after ten days fishing, approximately 15km from Maper, the county headquarters of Rumbek North, near the river Iga, which joins with another river popular for fishing with the people of Rukmbek county of Lakes state and neighbouring Unity state.

“At around 2.00am, the two men passed through Malek, coming from Iga river which is around 15km from Maper centre […] they were gunned down and their motorcycle has been taken away,” said Kuc.

“I warn the population of Rumbek Centre that there are people in the bush [...] security forces are searching the suspects,” he added.


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  • 29 November 2012 05:55, by Kurnyel

    The whole world should forget about these animals of Rumbek so call Lakes State Sydndicates how long will they die?

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    • 29 November 2012 06:13, by omoni jr.

      The lake state is become very dangerous place in south sudan,and I urge all Equatorians to be very careful,Dogs eat Dogs, there is No mercy to these animals.

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      • 29 November 2012 06:23, by THEY PEOPLE’S POWER

        Two of You are really a sons of floozy women,,

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        • 29 November 2012 06:27, by omoni jr.

          people’s powwer,
          So you like what the criminals doing now?
          Okay, is your culture ,you value cow more tham Human being..
          Cow first and Hman being second???????????????????????????????????????????????

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          • 29 November 2012 06:32, by omoni jr.

            What state is Ramciel Located??
            please, Do not tell me Lake State...
            Dinka are very dangerous animals ,Do Not trust them,Fuck Ramciel,or Ram-shit,Juba is our city.

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            • 29 November 2012 07:06, by Konybai

              Kunyel and Omondi,
              its good that your not a south sudanese otherwise south sudanese know the situation in south Sudan generally.
              ihope you are not meaning Juba as Lakes State, because people are being killed daily in Juba. wake up guys from hangover. you Nyam Nyam are bad wishful thinkers since you creation. Nyam nyam only food lover with no conscience.

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            • 29 November 2012 07:51, by Konybai

              Kurnyel and Omondi
              Gunmen shoot dead five policemen at bank
              Unknown gunmen shot dead five policemen who were guarding the South Sudan Central Bank branch in Malakal town, Upper Nile. is that Lakes ya lubas Mafi, Rujal Mafi?

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              • 30 November 2012 10:02, by wen yar


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            • 29 November 2012 09:21, by Mapuor

              Juba has become the most insecure city in Africa,looting robbery and raping is the order of the day.More than ten people are killed daily.Secure Juba first before you talk of other places.

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            • 29 November 2012 09:43, by Morthon Akol

              Yes it’s Lake State. Ramciel will be the capital city of South Sudan whether you like or not. one day that State will be find and free because they are very successful people they keep moving on and they can make mistake but they don’t quit.don’t worry they are your leaders.
              stay well.

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          • 29 November 2012 06:33, by Kurnyel

            Omeji you don’t need to argue with these animals of Lakes States all of them are abnormal

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            • 29 November 2012 07:30, by Konybai

              Ya Lubas Mafi(kurnyel) and Rujal Mafi(Rujal Mafi)Omondi
              nyam nyam always jeolous/resentful of fellow Southerners sided Mundukurat. theirs girlswomen used to line up every friday evening along the Giada road so that they spent the Night with thier masters in the barracks. simply to avoid ashame of women/girls being screwed in front of their husbands/parent. is it the Juba you talked a bout.

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          • 29 November 2012 08:47, by George Bol

            Hey! cow are important because we get milk, meat, hide, money, pride, and use it as a dowry. Why to you hate cow? they are assets. If you don;t have cow, where will you get meat?

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        • 29 November 2012 06:46, by Dukdal

          The dead will answer your words toward Lakes Communities.

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          • 29 November 2012 06:48, by Kurnyel

            What are about those who killed them? I hope they will look to those who killed them instead of us.

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            • 29 November 2012 07:42, by Konybai

              Lubas Mafi(Kurnyel)Omondi Jur
              Three people have been killed, 6 Wounded during recent attacks by suspected cattle raiders in Budi County, Eastern Equatoria State. A man identified as Lokidodik Lokwar Ruanyeris, was gunned down by cattle raiders who attempted to steal his cattle in Nyikwatela village, Kimotong Payam.the attackersare believed to be from Kapoeta South County.it that Lakes state u b&D

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    • 29 November 2012 07:19, by Konybai

      Kurnyel and Omondi Jur,
      Nyams Nyams, no mundukuru this time for nyam nyam to back stop food lover, we are independece country. iremember very well during struggle when we killed your masters mundukurat along the road to Yei, Torit, Kapoeta, Bor, they come back and kill thier slaves (nyam nyam) Juba. that is why u nyam nyam today uganda, tomorrow S. sudanese. you will die complaining ya lubas mafi

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      • 29 November 2012 08:28, by Young Lotuko

        Omoni and k, there are killing everywhere in South Sudan not just lake State..We just don’t have reporters in thise areas..and Konyboi, u need to stop talking about who fought and who didn’t..U know pretty well, where the first revolution started..Men don’t talk much, that’s why u don’t seee us braging about what we did

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        • 29 November 2012 11:33, by Konybai

          Young lotuko,
          i appreciated your response, you advise those pigs Kurnyel and Omondi who just run between Uganda and S.Sudan.Iknow the struggle started in Torit u know it well why it started there and not in Juba. in juba they were used by Mandukuru to kill fellow country men and name places like Jebel... anyway people are trying to scratch the old wound but will back fire one day

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          • 29 November 2012 13:02, by Young Lotuko

            Konybai, you are right, Juba is not even a safe place right now, forget when Arabs were living there..Along Torit to kapoata road is full of criminals but they don’t repport it, people gets robbed all the time and nobody say anything about it..

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  • 29 November 2012 09:06, by Murle agent

    This is an indication of weak government no doubt about it!!!

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