President Salva Kiir Mayardit has on Tuesday night sacked the Deputy Minister of Information Communications Technology and Postal Services Baba Medan Konyi in a republican decree announced on SSBC.
Dr Jacob Maiju Baba Korok was appointed in Medan’s place as the new Deputy Minister.
Dr Jacob Maiju Korok holds a Bachelor Degree in Veterinary medicine from the University of Zagazig in Egypt and a Master of Veterinary medicine from the University of Khartoum in Sudan.
Prior to his appointment last evening, Dr Jacob was the Director-General in the National Ministry of Livestock and Fisheries.
No reason was given for the sacking of Baba Medan.