By Manyang Mayom
October 8, 2007 (RUMBEK) — The President of the Government of Southern Sudan is expected to visit, the capital of Lakes State, Rumbek, on Wednesday 10 Oct 2007.
The Sudanese First-Vice President will be meeting with both Executive and Members of Lakes State Legislative Assembly. Also he will tour the affected floods areas. The president will held rally at Rumbek Freedom Square with public in Lakes.
This visit comes in the framework of a tour to the floods affected states in southern Sudan before to begin à tour in the northern Sudan states.
Today, Salva Kiir visited Raja town in West Baharal-Gazal State where he addressed Monday a mass rally, pledging to work for solution of the issues of the citizens in Raja area.
He got acquainted with the situation of the people who were affected by the floods and heavy rainfall.
Kiir gave directive for rehabilitation of Wau – Raja road and all the bridges along the road, besides building a number of schools and health centres in the area.
He also gave directives for rehabilitation of Raja Hospital and resolving water and agricultural problems.