Alleastafrica
  • Home
  • LATEST NEWS
  • Kiir appoints Dier Ngor as governor of S. Sudan’s central bank
LATEST NEWS SOUTH SUDAN

Kiir appoints Dier Ngor as governor of S. Sudan’s central bank

outh Sudan has appointed Dier Ngor as its new central bank governor, President Salva Kiir said in a statement.

The statement, seen by Reuters on Thursday, said Kiir had also appointed Albino Othow as the first deputy governor. It gave no reason for the removal of their predecessors.

The former governor Othom Roga Ajak who was appointed last year in January to revive an economy ravaged by civil war, but has struggled to curb inflation rates in the world’s youngest nation.

Before his dismissal, Ajak had launched a five year strategic plan to tackle hyperinflation and revitalise the oil dependent economy.

Related posts

Shs25b earmarked to fight coronavirus in Uganda as death toll rises

Newsroom

Our leaders are ‘in bed’ with Museveni- DP youth

Newsroom

Ethiopia says refugees have returned from Kenya, warns NGOs and media

Newsroom

This website uses cookies to improve your experience. We'll assume you're ok with this, but you can opt-out if you wish. Accept Read More