Gok State Governor Touring All 9 Counties
The Governor of Gok State Madhang Majok together with officials in the State are conducting a tour to all nine Counties in the State to educate citizens on the customary law and national dialogue that was announced by the President early this month.
By Mabor Riak Magok
RUMBEK, 29 January 2017 [Gurtong]-Speaking to masses in Cueibet County, Governor Madhang urged the Chiefs, community’s elders and Gelwong youth to maintain peace among themselves and neighboring States for the sake of development in the State.
Some aspects of the customary law that was read to citizens include death by hanging for murder crime, revenge killing and instigating communal fights.
The customary law also punishes cattle raiders with 15 years imprisonment.