Acongeong is located in South Sudan
Location in South Sudan
Coordinates: 7°55′N 28°10′E / 7.917°N 28.167°E / 7.917; 28.167Coordinates: 7°55′N 28°10′E / 7.917°N 28.167°E / 7.917; 28.167
Country South Sudan
StateWestern Bahr el Ghazal
CountyJur River County
Time zoneUTC+2 (CAT)

Acongeong or Acumcum) is a town in the state of Western Bahr el Ghazal in northwestern South Sudan. It is located northeast of the city of Wau.

During the Second Sudanese Civil War, UNICEF had a camp in Acumcum to treat malnourished children. Other organizations such as MSF and the World Food Programme of the United Nations were present in Acumcum.

External links

  • Map of southern Sudan (Acongeong towards bottom left) Archived 2012-03-01 at the Wayback Machine

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