Abyei Municipality gives traders week ultimatum to relocate to Nyinkuac market

Executive Director of Abyei Municipality Dut Piok Amuor | Credit: Rose Monytoc

Authorities in Abyei Municipality gave traders in Mulmul one week ultimatum to relocate to Nyinkuac market by 20th August 2022.

The executive director said on Wednesday 17th August 2022 that the ultimatum includes groceries, restaurants, sandwich sellers, and tea shops among other businesses.

Mr. Dut Piok Amor threatens to impose punishment on violators.

In another development, Abyei municipality issued an order banning possession of guns and random shooting. Abyei Box is demilitarized zone where United nations Interim Security Force for Abyei, UNISFA. 

It also urges cattle keepers in Nyinkuac to tie their cows at night. The municipality calls on law enforcement agencies to implement the orders.