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New Ruweng governor pledges to unite communities


April 4, 2017 (JUBA) – The newly appointed governor of Ruweng state, Governor Them Machar Kuol has made a pledge on Tuesday to reconcile and unite various groups in the area, ensuring that there is peace in the state.

The governor said his mission was to bring about unity among all the sections and clans in the state, for peace and development to strive.

“I would like to thank the President and the First Vice President for the trust they have bestowed upon me, by nominating and approving my nomination to be the governor of Ruweng. I would like to assure the leadership that I will work with everybody to unite our people and to implement the peace agreement. I also want to assure our people that we will not sleep until peace is restored permanently in the state, because if our people cannot sleep, then we will not sleep as government,” said governor Kuol at a community meeting after taking an oath of office on Monday.

Governor Kuol called on all the people of the state, both politicians and ordinary citizens to accept the decision of the President and to work with him. He went on to say that he was not a governor for a section if people, but the entire state. “If we want Ruweng state to grow, then we must forgive and forget,” he added.

The governor directed all the county commissioners in the state to ensure that there was peace in their locality, calling on them not to sleep but to make sure that peace was returned to the state.

On Monday, Governor Them Machar Kuol was sworn into office. The ceremony was overseen by President Salva Kiir, administered by the Deputy Chief Justice John Gatwech and attended by the First Vice President Taban Deng Gai.

The governors’ appointment sparked street protests, while others threatened to take up arms against the government for allowing the area to be governed by members of Sudan People’s Liberation Movement in Opposition (SPLM-IO).

After the ceremony, President Kiir told the governor to work and cooperate with the community members in the state, saying it was important for the implementation of the peace agreement in the country.

The First Vice President, Taban Deng Gai said the appointment of Governor Machar was meant to unite the people of Panaruu with their neighbours. Saying that he was nominated because of his hard work and determination to deliver.

The ceremony went ahead despite the objection from the Ruweng community.


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  • 5 April 2017 05:39, by Kush Natives

    Mr. Them, lie is not good. What unity are you Brining, from where and to who? Instead, you’re bringing the bloods. You’re just a governor of Liech North or northern Liech state.

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    • 5 April 2017 07:36, by Baluang Kueth Buop

      Dinka kingdom is likely to fall apart any time soon.

      SPLA-I.O forever!

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      • 5 April 2017 15:17, by Runrach

        Shame on you Them Michar. Don’t to our citizens that we are been disunited . You and Mony de moor, Taban and Kiiir who swore you in secretly are the subject of Ruweng people disunity. Note that Tiong de Gongajuot is watching your footsteps, get not of that your remains shall be buried alive period.

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        • 5 April 2017 15:27, by Runrach

          Them Michar selling of Wanh de Aluel to Taban Interest Shall hunt you down to your Tukul/ Hock. Please think twice before you accept the York on your neck. Son Sharmootha.

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    • 5 April 2017 09:55, by DHARCHEP

      Kush, stop neglecting your home boy. I know he was a rebel, but he was a rebel from Dinka Panaruu not from Dinka Ruweng Community of Biemnom. Don,t spell bad reputation on him. Let him rule please.

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      • 5 April 2017 10:20, by Ater

        you seriously need psychiatrist or psychologist,you must be having neurological disorder. Am pissed with your meaningless and empty comments.cool down please if you don’t have point of argument.Them will never be happy and rest,mark my words.The boy called Them grew up in Khartoum,he is less informed about his subjects.

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        • 5 April 2017 15:28, by DHARCHEP

          Ater, get your sticky ass out from me man. Your mouth smell like shit

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      • 5 April 2017 10:28, by Kush Natives

        I already warned you to get your heel out of here! These are Ruweng state’s affairs! Why are you still insisting or interested in the affairs that are not attached to your genetic? You claimed to be a Ruweng native son while you’re cowardly selling your mother, according to your claims, Son of ash. There wouldn’t be none called Biemnom without Panaruu sons and daughters!

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        • 5 April 2017 15:12, by DHARCHEP

          Kush, you are a shameless stupid asshole. Who are Panaruu? I am so sorry to waste my time a bastard skn of bitch. Why are complain about your brother who rebel? He is a rebel anyway. Did hear anybody from Ruweng community of Biemnom who rebel against his own people of Ruweng of Biemnom? Second, fucken Panaruu are not people in term of reality.

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          • 5 April 2017 15:21, by DHARCHEP

            Kuch, if it is not because of food, how can you move from your native name Panaruu called yourself Ruweng mother fucker. I know your stupid asshole Mijak Dau did it in 1998 for the seek to convert Panaruu people to call themselves Ruweng so that he can take the office of SRRA. SRRA was over. So move your ass back to Panaruu. Why don,t you called your Panaruu? Fuck you.

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        • 5 April 2017 15:27, by DHARCHEP

          Kush, Panaruu have nothing to do to Dinka Ruweng Community of Biemnom. Dinka Ruweng community of Biemnom with six Clans name Mijuan, Amaal. Manteng, Abaang, NgongCHill and Thiyeer is best community. We never rebel agaist SPLA like when Panaruu did it. I can mention two most rebels in Panaruu. Mijak Dau, and Mayiik Michar. I think you will not denied that mother fucker son of bitch.

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          • 5 April 2017 15:55, by Runrach

            Dharchep, you should you come from before your whore mother been remarried by Miyom Nuer leaving you an alliance of Taban. Who really your rotton ass history as Aloor de Kur Kuot ya Maraath? The mighty Panaruu fought for this nation and their histories are documented. Son of bitch, ya inti( she).

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          • 5 April 2017 16:07, by Runrach

            Stop plagarism. Ruweng is for 3 sections; Paweny, Aloor and Panaruu. Am sorry, I your grandfather & dad might have told you the Genesis of your existing from Gongajuot land to where you are now. Poor little Nuer adapted son.

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          • 5 April 2017 23:00, by Runrach

            Stop manufacturing things out of the blue Dharchep. When did Mijak de Dau Bol rebelled against SPLM/A shame on bro. For General Mayiik Michar did it to protect his own people against Paulino Matip Nhail who was your son the (Alor)and he recruited and two promoted people from your area: Namely: Late Mawien de Makuach the former deputy governor and Hang de Minyiel plus other officers.

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            • 6 April 2017 05:00, by DHARCHEP

              Mother fucker who kolled Commander Luba de Diar? Was not Mijak Dau in 1999? Fuck u son of bitch.

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            • 6 April 2017 05:07, by DHARCHEP

              Michar protect his on asshole. Why he rebelled against the SPLA and surrender himself to Arab? Asshole community Panaruu. Stupid greedy community of Panaruu. I am tired of your nig hearted. I am glad that I am Dinka Ruweng Community of Biemnom. The original Ruweng not fake ass like Dinka Panaruu, which assume them to call Ruweng because food.

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            • 6 April 2017 10:38, by DHARCHEP

              Runrach, why he did not recruit your mother fucker fucken mother to join the rank of generals? People of Panaruu lie even the old asshole old man and woman.

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      • 5 April 2017 15:40, by Runrach

        Dharchep, who are the typical Ruweng if you don’t mind? Don’t you know that your poor grandfathers/mothers were United Ruweng sons and daughters: Namely, Paweny, Aloor and Panaruu? Stop llying to our citizens you an illegitmate son of bitch.

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        • 5 April 2017 15:56, by Ater

          you are wasting your time with fool like Dharchep.dont even reply his post.His mother fall victim of rape.

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          • 5 April 2017 17:21, by DHARCHEP

            Ater, I can talk to you son of prostitute. Your mother was a girl friend of Taban. What are try to tell me.

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          • 5 April 2017 17:22, by DHARCHEP

            Ater, I can talk to you son of prostitute. Your mother was a girl friend of Taban. What are try to tell me.

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        • 5 April 2017 17:16, by DHARCHEP

          Runrach, you are not Ruweng brother. You are from Panaruu. If u like be called Ruweng, bring your mother and your sisters so that I can fuck all of them so that they can give birth to the native son of Ruweng. Forget about telling me Paweny and mother fucker Panaruu? Greedy asshole Panaruu community

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  • 5 April 2017 06:03, by Chiir

    Them, Useless claims like the ones you are making give me a feeling of retch. If you are not aware, Ruweng people have been peaceful since time memorial! We never attacked Nuers, the Nuers always do. How are you going to bring peace? And what peace are you talking about when the Nuers have no peace in their vocabulary, uh? You are coming to implement Taban’s hidden agenda.

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  • 5 April 2017 06:15, by Chiir

    "I am going to bring peace". That is a fucking cliche that every fucking governor has used in this country to please the president and is now being used to please the hardened Malakal criminal who got his teeth blow off and his forehead scratched/bruised because of the money he stole from a guy from a Bar ghazal guy.

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  • 5 April 2017 08:38, by Sadam Kuikoy

    Them is a good guy,I do believe that he will unite the people of Pandiar and Jikany Kirr.

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    • 5 April 2017 08:56, by Ater

      Ya Saddam,we are not saying Wah Danuel is Nuerland but allowing Taban to stay in Manga will attract coward Nuer nyikany into panaruuland.If Taban is so much mad to settle in panaruu let him come I will show him good place to farm and construct.Taban is always followed by thieves and cattle rustlers.

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    • 5 April 2017 09:08, by Deng II

      Sadam,don’t happy your ass off,living with Nuer is like living with HIV. If Nuer love to die, Ruweng love to die too. Whoever allows son of Nuer whore to go back to Panaruu land will face consequences kidnappe and fuck harder and put in a grave never be located forever.

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      • 5 April 2017 09:16, by Deng II

        Ruweng State war with Nuer will stay indefinitely for long times like Isreal and Palestinian.

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        • 5 April 2017 10:51, by Malakal county Simon

          Deng 2

          Please do not beat a drum of war which you will not participate in.... The Ruweng State citizens need to give Them Machar a chance to rule and see if there is any changes between Ruweng State and her neighbours!!!!

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          • 5 April 2017 11:29, by Kush Natives

            Malakal county Simon,
            I am quite sure, if you know Ruweng state is location geographically? If you’re unsure, then collect your gestures, and go wherever you’re trying bury your grandfather! The men in this territory make their choice for good. Mr. Taban/sick thought that he’s making peace. But, he’s making war indirectly. The case of Ruweng state people will NOT get away just like that!

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    • 5 April 2017 14:04, by Chiir

      That is your personal point of view. For your information, people are not rejecting Them because he is a bad guy. His rejection stems from the fact that he is siding with the enemy of the people. He is not being judged from his persona per se. Them should have declined to the position and he would have been a hero like Theje has become.But he accepted the position!

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