South Sudan’s president fires third central bank governor in three years

south-sudan-map.jpg

The president of South Sudan has dismissed its central bank governor for the third time in three years, locally-based reporters said.

A government spokesman said South Sudan’s president Salva Kiir fired governor Dier Tong Ngor on January 22, Reuters reported. The president has appointed Jamal Wani Abdalla, a former deputy governor of the Central Bank of South Sudan, to the role, the spokesman said.

Tong Ngor had held the role since May 2018, when Kiir dismissed Othom Rago Ajak as central bank

Only users who have a paid subscription or are part of a corporate subscription are able to print or copy content.

To access these options, along with all other subscription benefits, please contact inf[email protected] or view our subscription options here: http://subscriptions.centralbanking.com/subscribe

You are currently unable to copy this content. Please contact [email protected] to find out more.

To continue reading...

You need to sign in to use this feature. If you don’t have a Central Banking account, please register for a trial.

Sign in
You are currently on corporate access.

To use this feature you will need an individual account. If you have one already please sign in.

Sign in.

Alternatively you can request an individual account here: