Wau, 14 May, 2023 / 9:00 pm (ACI Africa).
A government official in South Sudan has lauded the country’s Catholic Diocese of Wau for “standing with our people” through service delivery.
In a Wednesday, May 10 interview with Voice of Hope (VoH) Radio, the Governor of South Sudan’s Western Bahr El Ghazal State said, “I would like to acknowledge the role played by the Catholic Diocese of Wau in supporting our local communities through provision of social services.”
Officials of Wau Diocese, Sarah Cleto Rial said, “are standing with our people” through the delivery of “services such as health, education which are very important for the people”.
“As a government, we will continue to work alongside the Church to make sure our people are supported with essential services whenever necessary,” Governor Cleto continued.
He further said, “Churches have remained one of the important institutions that advocate for the well-being of our people within the communities.”