Critics have, however, cast lots
of doubt in the new Kiir administration, with many arguing that the semi-autonomous regime will still bring back its loyal cadres and much- anticipated changes could be a myth, than reality.
THE Bible records that as Jesus hung on the cross, the Roman soldiers did not divide his clothes but, as it was woven in one piece, cast lots
to determine who should keep it.
How that must have reminded him of Psalm 22: "They divide my garments among them; they cast lots
for my clothes.
Those 120 or so Christians chose two of their number and cast lots
to determine that Matthias would join the Twelve.