SPLM-IO governor of Sobat State appoint advisors

South Sudan’s Upper Nile State (File photo)

October 27th 2018 (Nyamilepedia) – The SPLM-IO governor of Sobat State, Maj. General James Banak Riang Lual, has appointed state advisors while also relieving a number of state county commissioners in a gubernatorial degree issued on Thursday.

“In accordance with powers conferred upon me by Pagak one (1) Conference dated 14th December 2014 and the Decree of the Chairman and Commander in Chief of the SPLM/A -IO, for the appointment of Sobat State Governor dated 14th May 2018. I Maj. General James Banak Riang Lual do hereby appoint Sobat State Advisors with effect from 25th October 2018,” he said in the degree seen by the Nyamilepedia.

The appointed advisers includes Chuol Kuajien Tut Boar as Advisor for Political Affairs, James Lul Chuol as Advisor for Finance and Resources Mobilization, John Chany Domach as Adviser for Religious Affairs, Gach Yak Bithow as Adviser for Legal Affairs, Monytuil Deng Monytuil Chaw as  Advisor for Security, Nyanuba Simon as Advisor for Gender and Women Empowerment.

In a separate degree, the governor also relieved all the 11 county commissioners in the state and is yet to appoint successors.