Lakes State Governor Chol Tong Mayay. [Gurtong/ Gabriel Mayom]
By Gabriel Mayom
RUMBEK, 01 June 2012 [Gurtong] – The State Governor Chol Tong Mayay has relieved the eight through a Thursday evening decree.
The decree stated: “In exercise of power vested in me by the Transitional Constitution of South Sudan 2011 article 165 (2) and Transition of Lakes state 2011 article 99 (2) a. I Eng. Chol Tong Mayay, Governor of Lakes State do hereby relieve the following commissioners with effect from today, the 31st May 2012”.
The decree relieved Matur Majok Magol, Commissioner for Rumbek Central, Isaac Mayom Malek, Cueibet County Commissioner David Mayom Riak, Commissioner for Awerial, Isaac Mayek Noah, Commissioner for Rumbek North, Bullen Bol Aceibai, Commissioner for Yirol East, David Marial Gumke, Commissioner for Rumbek East, Ezekiel Thiang Mangar, Commissioner for Wulu and Makur Kulang Lei the Commissioner for Yirol West.
Governor Mayay said new County Commissioners will be appointed within this week.