By Peter Lokale Nakimangole
YEI, 30 July 2012 [Gurtong] – Bakhiet passed away last Friday in the Sudanese capital Khartoum.
The family members of the late have informed the public that logistical arrangements to transport the body to Tombura in Western Equatoria State are underway.
General Bakhiet suffered a stroke in 2007 followed by several health complications that led to his death.
He was survived by 12 children: six boys and six girls.