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November 29, 2012 (RUMBEK) - Authorities in Lakes state say that crops have failed in all eight of the state’s counties due to a lack of rainfall and are encouraging farmers to do more to cultivate their land.

Failed crops in Lakes state, November 29, 2012 (ST)

Lakes state governor, Chol Tong Mayay, announced that an award scheme will be implemented by the ministry of agriculture, for farmers deemed to be doing impressive work.

Rumbek central county commissioner, Abraham Mayen Kuc, said Rumbek Central county crops failed because it “stopped raining in July in Rumbek for the first time – all cultivated crops were not harvested by farmers, which is a great setback to our community; to suffer again for hunger in this coming season.”

A farmer in Mayual village, Thon Mabor, said that “cultivation was seriously taken up by the rural community because the state government was talking daily on the radio – we used to cultivate our farms in a every season – this year God has disappointed us by offering us little rain, which did not allow our cultivated crops to yield as we expected.”

Unity state is currently calling for intervention as flooding poses a great humanitarian threat in terms of displacement of the state’s citizens, the destruction of crops and an influx of waterborne disease.

Rumbek East county commissioner, David Marial Gumke, said he regrets “what rain has done to my people – they cultivated their crops and a lack of rain has destroyed all their plans.”

(ST)

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  • 1 December 2012 07:55, by master

    which country is this
    yours mother fucked really fucked south sudanese

  • 1 December 2012 08:04, by master

    God banished u because of your black heart & bad intention
    u suffered & will suffer for long time because u see that your duty to hurt sudan

  • 1 December 2012 08:25, by Alfredo christiani

    Mother fucked Master
    Nothing will harm citizens since they have thousand of livestock and plentiful fish in the rivers around lake state, don’t dance, your master Omer is going to die soon than latter, Arabs are monkey who used to fucked animals

    • 1 December 2012 08:39, by master

      animals and black ass of you
      useless gay!!

    • 1 December 2012 19:27, by Northern Sudanese

      Alfredo christiani
      hahahahaha your so damn funny, what else has that dark cowboy told you? your country couldn’t even feed halve its people, and here you go you can’t cultivate your own land and you import sorghum from Sudan. If bashir dies or not its not gonna make any difference, your bad state will remain like this forever

  • 2 December 2012 14:20, by copmakalib.

    Master, we did not expect rain to be raining on our black hearts, we wanted it on crops. Although failure became the case, it is not a big deal; we have a powerful government that cares for its own citizens. So is your ass listening?



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