Category: South Sudan News Written by News Desk
The minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperations, Hon. Deng Alor Koul, has suspended the Undersecretary in his ministry. Amb. Joseph Ayok Anei is suspected because of what Hon. Kuol said in suspension letter seen by the Nation Mirror Newspaper as insubordination to his authority.
Minister Deng Alor Kuol
Hon. Kuol wrote, “I, Deng Alor Kuol, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooporation, in exercise of powers confer upon me under article 95 (a) and (b) of Civil Service Act, 2011, read together with Diplomatic and Consular Service Act, 2011 do hereby issue this suspension of Ambassador Rev. Joseph Ayok Anei, undersecretary of Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Corporation with pay”, read part of the suspension notice. The Minister cited in the suspension notice that he suspends Ambassador Anei because he “Disregards my orders number of times, and Refusal, ignorance and failure to obey and comply with the laws governing Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Relations”, read part of the suspension letter.
The Undersecretary is using his connection the President Kiir Mayardit to undermine the authority of the Minister Deng Alor Kuol. The suspension took effect on 20th December 2016.