Juba, Sept 7 (Reuters) - South Sudan President Salva Kiir has sacked the head of national oil company Nilepet, according to a government decree.
Managing Director James Thelweng Mathiang Rok had been relieved of his duties, according to a decree broadcast on state television. Rok had been in the position since February.
Chol Deng Thon Abel was named as new managing director, it said.
Reporting by Denis Dumo; editing by Jason Neely