Its beats the logics and pains me to the marrow of my bones to think that somebody representing me in the National Assembly and the National Cabinet is not telling the president the truth. This is a betrayal of first order.
More: How President Salva was betrayed - Sudan Tribune: Plural news and views on Sudan
Shouldn't I drop 's' in the underlined parts?
Odessa, IMO it is quite useless to worry about such minute typos you're lately asking about (unless, of course, you work as an editor for those pages/news agencies). Just my thoughts, though!
Please be aware that I'm neither a native English speaker nor a teacher.