SPLM-IO submits the names of its nominated Governors: James Gatdet
June 27, 2020 (Thessherald)–The leadership of the opposition group, the Sudan People’s Liberation Movement -IO, has officially submitted the names of its three nominees to be appointed as Governors of the three states recently allocated to the SPLM-IO, according to the Office of the FVP.
“The First Vice President of the Republic of South Sudan and Chairman and Commander-in-Chief of the SPLM/SPLA (IO), Dr. Riek Machar Teny-Dhurgon, already submitted the names of three nominees to be appointed as Governors for the three States of Upper Nile, Western Bahr el Ghazal and Western Equatoria States—which respective governorships are allocated to the SPLM/SPLA (IO),” said James Gatdet Dak.
Gatdet pointed out that the list of the would-be Governors has already been sent to the President in anticipation of the establishment of the States governments as agreed by the Presidency in recent days.
“They were submitted for appointments this week on Wednesday, 24 June 2020, in expectation of the formation of the States governments, hopefully soon.”