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South Sudan’s Kiir appoints governors of eight states


June 29, 2020 (JUBA) - South Sudan President Salva Kiir appointed eight of the ten state governors on Monday while the remaining two states: Jonglei and Upper Nile should be nominated in the upcoming days.

South Sudan President Salva Kiir addressing parliament in Juba, November 5, 2019 (PPU)In a presidential decree broadcast by the official TV South Sudan Broadcasting Corporation (SSBC) President Salva Kiir appointed Emmanuel Adil Anthony as governor of the Central Equatoria State, Louis Lobong as a governor of the Eastern Equatoria State. Also, he appointed 8. Alfred Onyango as a governor for Western Equatoria State.

Anthony and Lobong are nominated by the SPLM-IG while Onyango is nominated by the SPLM-IO. The two first governors were the former governors of Yei River State and Kapoeta State respectively.

Kiir also appointed Makur Kulang as the governor of the Lakes State, Bona Panek Biar as the governor of Warrap State, and Tong Aken Ngor as a governor of Northern Bahr el Ghazal State.

The three states are nominated by the SPLM-IG.

According to the deal struck by the parties, the SPLM-IG of President Sava Kiir nominates six governors while the SPLM-IO of First Vice President Riek Machar proposes three governors and the SSOA nominates one governor.

The decree appointed Joseph Monytuil as the governor of the Unity State and Sarah Kilito who is the SPLM-IO nominee and only female governor of the Western Bhar el-Ghazel State.

Two days ago on 27 June, James Dak the spokesman of the First Vice President said that Riek Machar submitted the names of nominees for the three states of Upper Nile, Western Bahr el Ghazal and the Western Equatoria States.

However, on Monday, Kiir did not appoint the governor of the Upper Nile State.

Also, the SSOA continues to discuss who will be appointed as the governor of Jonglei State.

President Kiir was under regional and international pressure to appoint the state governors. Different reports say the delay in the appointment of governors contributed to the spread of intercommunal clashes particularly in Jonglei state.


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  • 30 June 2020 01:21, by Mayendit

    The appointment of Bona Panek Biar was wrong. President Kiir Mayardit has proven himself as the nepotism, tribalism, favoritism and alluding leader who is interested to lead so poor leadership. Salva Kiir decision always lacking because he didn’t want to appointed educated people this is why you guys see selected people like Bona Panek Biar who done nothing in former tiny Twic State.

    • 30 June 2020 08:06, by Midit Mitot

      Good step though!

  • 30 June 2020 01:26, by The Rhino

    Shit,here we go again.This disgusting,illiterate,tribal Dinka Chief Kiir is as always too late making up his distinctive retarded approaches on state matters.We’ve witness all these nonsense unfolding thru’ in S.Sudan.Shit,here’s the question..why would such a loser Kiir have to wait this long and succumb to the infamous JCE vermine to pronounce his "presidential" decrees on states governors?

    • 30 June 2020 07:25, by South South

      The Rhino,

      Please leave our governement alone. You are with NAS, so follow your NAS and shut up. President has full right to appoint governors of South Sudan.

      • 30 June 2020 08:00, by jubaone

        South South
        Jienge kaffir, now you have absolutely no reason to hide your shithole in Nairobi or Juba. Go back to Abyei. Soon we want this kiirminal and Riek to start an immediate repatriation program for all jienges and Nuer IDPs out of Juba. Visitation time is out. Equatoria can’t feed, accommodate and wipe clean their shitholes. Equatoria for Equatorians.

        • 30 June 2020 10:47, by Jebel Dinka

          @Juba idiot, soon the capital will be moved to Ramciel and you will smell the economic consequences of relocating the Capital. U pathetically don’t think that the development and growth of Juba city is due to it being the Capital, do you? Oh u mean the growth of Juba into an Urban center is chasing away Monkeys ur favorite delica :-)

          • 30 June 2020 21:03, by jubaone

            Jebel Jienge
            You jienges have nowhere to go. You will either due of hunger or get killed like Keribino Wol who was killed by luakjiengs. Jienges are crowded in Juba like fecal flies cuz we feed and accommodate you like house slaves. You can go but will return to Juba like hungry and terrified street dogs. You’re nothing without Equatorians. Shut up and let’s feed you like our dogs.

        • 30 June 2020 10:50, by South South


          Iam in Juba you dirty monkey. Why would I go to Nairobi and South Sudan has big land which is enough to entire population in East Africa. In the name of God, Iam in Thongpiny, I swear in name of God, I am in Juba and I never lived in Nairobi and I will not live there. I saw shit and dead cat on the ground today near Bari home, what’s wrong with them? Let me make it very clear to you.

          • 30 June 2020 10:57, by South South

            Kiir is our president whether you like it or not doesn’t change facts on the ground. He, Kiir Mayardit will continue to make big decesions in South Sudan. He will make one decision after another and will continue to so do as we, the people who liberated South Sudan are with him. Get it very straight from me, anyone who will come close to Kiir’s power will be slapped amd smacked like a dog

          • 30 June 2020 18:06, by jubaone

            South South,
            Let me refresh your memory and remind you of your low place as a street dog. There is nothing called "Thongpiny". This is jienge bullshit and fantasy and does NOT exit in our ledger books of Juba Town Council. It is called "Juba na Bari" and exists as part of Juba residential area.

            • 30 June 2020 18:09, by jubaone

              South South
              In the early 70s, heavy floods devastated most parts of Jonglei destroying houses and drowning several cattle. Most jienge bor were reduced to destitutes and fled to Juba. Chief Andrea of Kator B Court and Bari chiefs allowed these destitutes to camp around Nyaing, Juba na Bari all those areas now close to the airport and Munuki in the direction of Bilpham.

              • 30 June 2020 18:13, by jubaone

                South South
                Most of these jienge destitutes had no livelihhood and were given the chance to settle down and tender our cows as well as do some cultivation. Each jienge would then receive 1 liter of milk each evening as a reward. Most preferred to cultivation peanuts which could be sold easily. When asked, they would say, "we cultivate thong piny" meaning "ground nuts"

                • 30 June 2020 18:17, by jubaone

                  South South
                  As time went, they gradually corrupted the name "Juba na Bari" to "Thong piny" especially when more hundreds of these jienge cockroaches came to Juba. Some of these jienge started selling water on donkey carts from Konyokonyo or Hai Mexic as you ride from Catholic Cathedral in Kator down the Nile.

                  • 30 June 2020 18:20, by jubaone

                    South South
                    Most of these jienge used to walk naked and our Jubans were disturbed by such wild savages and naked slaves. We started calling them "aryan jienge". Chief Andrea then told each jienge to start wearing underpants, they called "abu-nadhara". These were colorful pants with decoration on either sides that looked like sun glasses.

                    • 30 June 2020 18:23, by jubaone

                      South South
                      Those who refused were whooped and smacked on their shitholes by the surukeli (police of the chief). Jienges learnt their lessons as slaves and knew that if they misbehaved, they would be forced to go back to Jonglei. It was only after Abel Alier and other jienge bor got into govt that these cockroaches became bold.

                      • 30 June 2020 18:26, by jubaone

                        South South
                        The numbers of jienges increased till they became a public nuisance. With the political chaos in SS, Jubans and Equatorians now wanted these worthless, dirty and ugly creatures to go. KOKORA was the answer. Thanks to president Numeiri, we then flushed jienges out and sent them squealing and joining the SPLA. Now they are back like notorious insects hovering allover.

                        • 30 June 2020 18:30, by jubaone

                          South South
                          As separation was getting near, most jienges who lived in N. Sudan had no homes and were scared to return to their places. Most came and claimed they were just waiting for transport to go to their places. Instead they have remained for over 10 years some now calling grabbed places as "Jebel Dinka/Jebel Jienge" or in Sherikat, Gumbo or Hai Referendum. These bastards have nowhere to go.

                          • 30 June 2020 18:36, by jubaone

                            South South
                            Jienges cant live with anybody, not even with themselves. See how you kill each other like bush savages, no morals, no ethics and have refused to develop. You behave like some creatures between human beings and apes, only God knows why he created jienges. For us, they will remain jienges, whether educated or luakjieng, they are like giant gorillas with retarded brains

          • 30 June 2020 20:58, by jubaone

            South South
            Jienge kaffir, even slaves are allowed to feed from the crumbs that fall from their masters tables. Jienges are in Juba cuz of us. Without us, there’s no Juba and no jienge vagrants and squatters. We have made you human from ordinary giant gorillas. Look at such like the disgraced Mayiik Deng who looks like some dinosaur with small head and brains but huge useless body. Wasakin

        • 30 June 2020 15:34, by The Rhino


          Solid,..Equatoria for Equatorians!We want everything moving on two feet in those PoC sites transported back to their places of origin.Our own people from Equatoria need their ancestral lands back.Since Kiir and Machar now have their peace, they must start relocating their people to Bahr El Gazal and Upper Nile,respectively.Time out!

          • 30 June 2020 15:43, by The Rhino

            South South,

            You street skunk!What type of gov’t are you talking about here?Shit,there’s no gov’t in South Sudan,but a worthless, chaotic kraal like Dinka run tribal form of a rotten system.You savages have desecrated Juba from its purity and order in all aspects, disgusting!Juba is now full of thieves,rapists,house breakers and giant gorillas in parliament calling themselves politicians,shit!

            • 30 June 2020 15:49, by The Rhino

              South South,

              COVID-19 virus and Miseriya arabs are after your ass!Where is your fucking heat that can kill the virus huh?Why are you running away from Miseriya arab in Abyei,ya MTN?Big jienge coward, shut up!

      • 30 June 2020 08:36, by jubaone

        South South
        South Sudan is Equatoria, the rest of your stinking jiengestans are just killing fields. Equatoria is SS and SS is Equatoria. Most jienges have run 🏃 away to Equatoria, Uganda or Kenya. Jellaba should just come and take over these lands cuz there are no people but wild animals. These are wasted lands just good reserves for wild animals.

        • 30 June 2020 11:11, by South South


          You need to talk about Bari only, not Equatoria as a region. If I take you to Western Equatoria, you are just AWOURO, foreiner to Azade and that’s the way they call Bari in Yambio. Empty land in South Sudan is part of Equatoria and we all know that. Majority of people ran to refugee camps in Uganda. I can’t help you a little monkey to make you a human being like me.

    • 30 June 2020 08:27, by jubaone

      We care most about EQUATORIA, the rest must take care of their own shitholes. They cried for 32 states and did nothing except fighting, killing and chaos. Now 10 states, these gorillas are still fighting while others are now calling themselves Madi-Dinka and are terrified to return to Jonglei. Fuck these monkeys who just want free things and disturb our Equatorian lives.

      • 30 June 2020 11:04, by South South


        Are you that stupid monkey with dead brain? Who told you we have 10 states in South Sudan? We have 13 states in South Sudan, unless someone is stupid enough to be like a monkey will not see that, but real people like me are seeing the facts very clear in front of us.Maybe you are old enough and your brain cannot help you anymore to think and see things like us.

        • 30 June 2020 18:44, by jubaone

          South South
          Go buy some degree from Uganda, that is what less intelligent jienges can do. There is a difference between 10 states and 3 Administrative Areas, AA. Since when did AA become states, ya fogur jienge? Read and understand, you giant gorilla

    • 30 June 2020 08:43, by jubaone

      Equatorian IOs are deserting the cantonments and we encourage them to quit and join NAS or any outfit to go and flush out Jienge squatters and cowards in Nimule. Kuol Manyang, Gabriel Riak and other Bor jienge cowards have already ferried their cattle to Acholi and Madilands fleeing Nuer or Murle attacks. Our Equatorian IOs must now put fire 🔥 into their shitholes by killing the cattle.

      • 30 June 2020 17:38, by Paweer

        when are you low life been informed time and time again that there are no your so-called cowards Bor Dinkas/Jenges in Nimule or Acholiland? Have you always been trying to egg on the Bor Dinka/community with your nonsense Mr. jubaone piece of trash? Mr. jubaone piece of trash, the Bor Dinkas/Jenges land had never ever been occupied by your Murles or Mundaris chap.>>>>

        • 30 June 2020 18:07, by Paweer

          Continues to provoke the Bor Dinkas/Jenges as usual, but when your usual bullsh*t is later taken head-on. Then you low lives would again try to run to neighboring countries and then and lie through your teeth that you were being ’targeted by your so-called Dinkas/Jenges’ government’ simply because you are Equatorians?!! Since when has Equatoria ever been an homogeneous country that the Dinkas/>>>>

          • 30 June 2020 18:49, by jubaone

            Just run away and tag your jienge tail between your legs. If you dare, then stand the Murles or Nuers and stop running away. When your jienge chief in Nimule claims to be a "Madi-Jienge" then you wonder. Next time the jienge will want to be a "khawaja". Being in Equatoria will NEVER make you Equatorians. A monkey that lives with humans can never learn to speak. Shut up, aryan jienge abeed.

          • 30 June 2020 18:59, by jubaone

            Paweer ya aweer!
            Coward jienge bors pleaded for help from Lou Nuer to face off the Murles what they can NEVER do on their own. These miscreants have loud mouths and bark like street dogs, but when things get hot, they flee to Juba and straight to Acholiland, some heading very fast to Uganda. Be brave and face the Murles. Lou Nuers will not help you forever, cowards!

          • 30 June 2020 19:00, by Paweer

            Jenges would dare bend themselves low to target them? Mr. jubaone piece of trash, Mr. Jok Riak was the head of ’Mobile post’ in 1990. And Yambio, Mundri and Torit were captured by the Koryom (locust/grasshopper) division when you low lives were no where to be seen idiot. My own humble self was the one who helped blast your cloned so-called Arabs of North Sudan out of your Yei, Kapoeta and others>>

            • 30 June 2020 19:11, by Paweer

              and there was not a single Equatorian in my Battalion then. So what are you low life on about? Nothing, singing the Bor Dinkas/Jenges 24/7 and hope that some kind of miracles would come and enthrone you low lives into power in South Sudan. Good luck fellows, dreaming has never ever been a crime fools.>>>

  • 30 June 2020 01:36, by Mayendit

    President Kiir Mayardit must understand that, we the people of Warrap region have tried about you man. Why you ask others world to help you when you don’t like to appointed educated people to works for our country’s development?. The Tonj North communities are fighting each other’s because the killing of Kerbino Wol Agok and another young man who have been beaten up has generated fighting.

  • 30 June 2020 01:47, by Mayendit

    President Kiir Mayardit, his protectors Akol Koor Kuc, Tor Deng Mawien, Garang Mabil and many more others must takes their families out of South Sudan. We are getting tired about you guys, we fought with the Northern Sudanese government because of such a bad government system and we thought our government would be better than them unfortunately, Kiir Mayardit brought Arabs rulers in South Sudan.

  • 30 June 2020 02:02, by Mayendit

    In Warrap region, there are thousands holding PhD, masters degree and others degree but President Kiir failed to nominate one of them because he is not looking for those educated people. General Bona Panek Biar is a niece to President Salva Kiir Mayardit. President has nothing in mind than acting so poor and we will be remembered him in years to come for poorly leadership and nepotism practice. I

    • 30 June 2020 08:21, by Nueri Dial

      Don’t cry yet, Kirimnal Mayardit is village chief who knows only ’’Inu’’. He never knew benefit of education. If he knew, he could never have problem with Educated people like Dr.Riek, Dr.Lam Akol, Dr.Majak Agot etc

  • 30 June 2020 07:37, by Eastern Region

    Dear Mayendit

    this is what we discovered many years back, Kiir does not like educated people for him to be corrected whatever he does in his government, So let us taste the bitness of it. Because when other tribes criticize Kiir Dinka raise up their voice against other tribes, it is good that you have known him now. let think for the future of our country and let us Leave tribal affiliation.

  • 30 June 2020 07:45, by Eastern Region

    continue, I am hoping that, the remain two states should be appointed soon incoming days to pave the way forward. we have to reunite our voices to work in hand to make sure that South Sudan has free from this mess like what the normal Citizens of Sudan did last year to topple Bashir.

  • 30 June 2020 08:09, by Nueri Dial

    Waiting for Upper Nile State governor. Ramcel city is looming.

    • 30 June 2020 09:44, by Jebel Dinka

      Yes, Ramciel project should be made a reality so that these filthy monkeys remain in their Juba. The Monkey seem not to appreciate the development in Juba

      • 30 June 2020 18:41, by jubaone

        Jebel Jienge,
        Stupid jienge coward. King Mohammed VI of Morocco gave you $5m to start surveying Ramciel and all was looted and spent on purchasing dirty nyanjienges as wives, the rest was spent on buying cars. Jebel Jienge, you must kiss our Equatorian shitholes, if you want anything done in SS. How can idiots develop without intelligent Equatorians? You survive cuz of us, ya aryan jienge.

      • 30 June 2020 18:55, by jubaone

        Jebel Jienge,
        This is the most stupid narrative ever. Jienges developing someones place and forgetting theirs? Why have you jienges failed to develop your places even with the $billions looted? Simple. You are idiots with less intelligent brains. It is like giving a chimp a bar of gold which it cant value. You like wandering everywhere and belong nowhere specific, just like flies.

  • 30 June 2020 09:35, by Ayuiu Makuac Lam

    We want all appointed Governors to exercise the their Powers to keep security for the citizens.
    I welcome governor of LAKES STATE
    Maj.Gen. Makur Kulang Liei.

  • 30 June 2020 09:40, by Jebel Dinka

    @Mayendit, U lie too much. Bona Panek is not a relative to Salva. @Eastern, you idiots were not criticizing Kiir and his administration only but had been singling out Dinka as a bad tribe which of course can make anyone from Dinka with healthy mind antagonist to your idea. Did u ask Dinka people whether they all believe Kiir is a good leader?

    • 30 June 2020 10:46, by Mayendit

      Jebel Dinka
      I’m not liar but to tell you that, general Bona Panek Biar is a niece of President Salva Kiir Mayardit and that’s the fact. I am from Gogrial community and I knew all people working with the president Kiir. Tor Deng Mawien is another his niece too. If you wanted to defend him then,don’t be shy because there are people who are not care about country. I myself, I wouldn’t accept to sta

      • 30 June 2020 10:59, by Jebel Dinka

        @ Mayendit, tell me Bona Panek’s clan. You may be from the area but u are lying. Kiir Kuethpiny Mayar, Kiir Awien Rou do not have blood relation with Tor Deng and Bona Panek..... By the way, I didn’t see any educated person among the candidates who were lobbying for governorship in Warrap, hence it beat my understanding when u said u want educated governor for Warrap.

  • 30 June 2020 10:09, by King of Nyamlel

    For the case of Aweil, Kiir Mayardit needs to know that if he can make it to presidency, other commanders who are currently military generals can make it go gubernatorial. Fake legacy in the making!

  • 30 June 2020 11:30, by Mayendit

    Jebel Dinka
    Are you denying even Tor Deng Mawien?. Also President Kiir Mayardit is an agent of nepotism is that not true?.The fact has to be tells, President Kiir will never do good even if he will staying in power for 40 years still the nation will failed terrible. I had known him for years failed any mission given to him by the late Chairman Dr.John.

    • 30 June 2020 11:43, by Jebel Dinka

      @Mayendit, well if it is Kiir’s incompetence, I have no problem with that. But you should not be lying man. Beside when did u learn Kiir’s incompetence? just after he failed to appoint the governor of ur choice, that is cheap criticism yakui

  • 30 June 2020 15:59, by MD from far East

    The question here if this very governors could deliver services to state, other than their interest , with old flock who have not delivered in past .

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