Title: West Kordofan governor stresses that the security situations is stable
Author: SudaneseOnline News
Date: 12-19-2014, 04:31 PM
December 19, 2014-Khartoum-SudaneseOnline-The governor of West Kordofan State, Ahmed Khamis, stressed that the security situations in the state is stable, stating that the tribal reconciliations are going well.
In press statements after his meeting with assistant of the president, Ibrahim Ghandour, on Thursday, Khamis confirmed completing of all arrangements for the forthcoming elections in the State.
For his part, Ghandour called the governor to maintain the security and stability achieved in so the state can exploit its huge natural resources,
The United Nations confirmed that 38 people were killed last December in West Kordofan as a result of clashes between the two groups because of a dispute over the right to pasture.
in July, the Misseriya tribe disclosed that 150 of its members were killed and another 100 injured in renewed clashes between two of its clans, Awlad Omran and al-Zyoud in West Kordofan state. The government deployed police and military troops to contain the situation amid widespread of weapons among tribesmen.
Following these tribal chaos Khamis said the security situation, tribal reconciliation and ongoing efforts to complete the reconciliation among Misseriya clans besides preparations to hold the reconciliation conference between Hamar and Ma’alia.
He stressed that Hamar and Ma’alia held a meeting in the past few days in West Kordofan’s town of Al-Nuhood, pointing they discussed ways for making the reconciliation conference a success.
113 people were killed following the renewal of tribal clashes between Rizeigat and Ma’alia in East Darfur state in July