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S. Sudan President sacks Terekeka state governor


January 28, 2018 (JUBA) – The governor of South Sudan’s Terekeka state, Juma Ali Malou has been sacked and immediately replaced.

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South Sudanese president Salva Kiir (AFP)

Augustine Lako Buli, the state-owned television (SSBC) reported replaced Malou.

President Salva Kiir’s order also saw the relief and rehabilitation commission (SSRC) chairperson, Martha Nyamal Choat removed.

Manasseh Lomule Waya, formerly deputy governor of South Sudan’s Central Equatoria state was appointed the new SSRC chairperson.

Also removed by the president was Paul Dhel Gum, the deputy chairperson of SRRC who was replaced with Santino Bol Muoter.

In other orders, the former Lakes state governor Chol Tong Mayai was appointed into foreign service and made a grade one ambassador in the ministry of foreign affairs. Monica Achol William and another official were appointed grade two ambassadors.


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  • 28 January 22:06, by Augustino

    President is really busy with relief and appointment for people who cannot help him out at all.

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    • 28 January 23:18, by Kush Natives

      The president is looking for peace so badly, but rebels completely turned down his peaceful solution and start running around in bushes of South Sudan confusing him. But, I personally disagreed with the president since day, because whoever he sacked go straight to the Bush, we in the government are looking into this closely! So, calm down, and relaxed, peace is the only viable alternati

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    • 29 January 16:44, by garrak1520

      When will Kiir be doing his job as president? Kiir is nominating, sacking governor(s), nominating and sacking mayor(s).What type of President is he. I do agree, he is confused if so let him resign.Failure is not shame. Get out and rebuild and come another time. He is still young.

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  • 29 January 03:46, by john akeen

    Riek Machar Rebels they always act like cheerleader when president Kiir removed or replace someone into the public office, they think that every person who is working with p Kiir is a stupid person or dumb person that can go and join them as soon as he/she gets remove from office, but they don’t know there are smart people more than P Kiir wants their names to be clean and they wants SSP to know

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    • 29 January 03:48, by john akeen

      that, they’re true leaders and they will never do anything to arm them. President of Egypt says, lion cannot eat their children and that is the true leader word right there

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      • 29 January 09:49, by Kenyang ll

        John Akeen,
        Lions do kill their cubs for fear they may one day grow up to challenge and take over and so are natural fool and incompetent such as Kiir Mayar. Those who want to protect their good names need to stay away from rotten regime or be foolish majority serving a government you see not one of your own representing either in executive, legislative or judicial only to be damp like garbage.

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      • 29 January 17:13, by lino

        Hahaha!!! President of Egypt know nothing about life in jungle brother and never commanded a fighting army. He is a commander on big chair!!!
        Lions male kill their own cubs!!!

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  • 29 January 07:27, by lino

    The President got confused!!! All Governments, Dictators, Empires, and Kingdoms fell from within!!!
    South Sudan is not a different!!! More resignations and decrees with the economic crisis will get it done in South Sudan.

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  • 29 January 09:12, by John Wetjunub

    with way current way of running the Government, we shall all be the Governors, Ministers and Commissioners if the decree follow another decree on weekly as well as on monthly basis.so guys let wait and we shall be appoint very soon.

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