Roads widening to begin in Abyei next week


A bulldozer pictured in action in Agok of Abyei Administrative Area. | Credit: Chol Ayiik Chol

The opening of roads in Abyei Administrative Area is likely to begin next week. The administration has rented a vehicle from a Sudanese company for the widening of roads.

The Caretaker Head of Finance and Economic Planning, Malony Toong told Abyei FM. Hon. Toong and the caretaker head of infrastructure and public utilities went to Wau in Western Bahr El Ghazal and signed the rent agreement with Eyat company. Malony says the team and the equipment for the road work will arrive on Saturday.

In November, the department of infrastructure and public utilities begun opening roads in Agok in Abyei Administrative Area.