Chief Administrator returns to Abyei from Unity State

Chief Administrator of Abyei Administrative Area, Hon. Kuol Deim Kuol applies hand sanitizer to his hands at Agok Airstrip shortly after his arrival from Juba. | Credit: Deng Korchiek Ayom | AIRS 2020

The chief administrator of Abyei Administrative Area and the accompanying delegation have returned home from Bentiu Unity state.

Hon. Kuol Deim Kuol and the officials came back on Tuesday. While there, Kuol met Governor of Unity State, Dr. Joseph Monytuil.

They discussed trade, mutual cooperation and security issues including movement of livestock and people between the two areas.

The chief administrator also witnessed the reopening of the oil production in Thar-jath Block 5A in Unity State.

Speaking to Abyei FM on Wednesday, Acting Head of Finance and Economic Planning, Mr. Malony Tong said they also agreed with Nile Petroleum to make an oil depot in Abyei Town.