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South Sudan in Focus is a 30-minute weekday English-language broadcast/internet program covering rapidly changing developments in the new nation of South Sudan and the region.

May 2013

May 31, 2013

South Sudan In Focus

30 minutes daily of news and analysis from Sudan


May 30, 2013

South Sudan In Focus

30 minutes daily of news and analysis from Sudan


May 29, 2013

South Sudan In Focus

30 minutes daily of news and analysis from Sudan


May 28, 2013

South Sudan In Focus

30 minutes daily of news and analysis from Sudan


May 27, 2013

South Sudan In Focus

30 minutes daily of news and analysis from Sudan


May 27, 2013

South Sudan In Focus

30 minutes daily of news and analysis from Sudan


May 24, 2013

South Sudan In Focus

30 minutes daily of news and analysis from Sudan


May 23, 2013

South Sudan In Focus

30 minutes daily of news and analysis from Sudan


May 23, 2013

South Sudan In Focus

30 minutes daily of news and analysis from Sudan


May 22, 2013

South Sudan In Focus

30 minutes daily of news and analysis from Sudan


May 21, 2013

South Sudan In Focus

30 minutes daily of news and analysis from Sudan


May 20, 2013

South Sudan In Focus

30 minutes daily of news and analysis from Sudan


May 17, 2013

South Sudan In Focus

30 minutes daily of news and analysis from Sudan


May 16, 2013

South Sudan In Focus

30 minutes daily of news and analysis from Sudan


May 15, 2013

South Sudan In Focus

30 minutes daily of news and analysis from Sudan


May 14, 2013

South Sudan In Focus

30 minutes daily of news and analysis from Sudan


May 13, 2013

South Sudan In Focus

30 minutes daily of news and analysis from Sudan


May 10, 2013

South Sudan In Focus

30 minutes daily of news and analysis from Sudan


May 09, 2013

South Sudan In Focus

30 minutes daily of news and analysis from Sudan


May 08, 2013

Satellite Images Suggest Violations Along Demilitarized Zone of Sudan and South Sudan Border

Satellite pictures detect military encampments along key areas in the demilitarized zone between Sudan and South Sudan.


May 08, 2013

South Sudan In Focus

30 minutes daily of news and analysis from Sudan


May 07, 2013

Circus Animals Used to Raise Funds for South Sudan Church

"Lost" Boy of Sudan raises money for non-profit organization by holding event at a Virginia (USA) church featuring rescued circus animals.


May 07, 2013

South Sudan In Focus

30 minutes daily of news and analysis from Sudan


May 06, 2013

South Sudan In Focus

30 minutes daily of news and analysis from Sudan


May 03, 2013

U.S. Media Advocates Warn Against Repression in South Sudan

Last week, the United States Department of State and the advocacy group Human Rights First launched the 2013 Free The Press Campaign to bring awareness to the importance of media freedom worldwide in the lead-up to today’s World Press Freedom Day. Officials say that free and unobstructed journalism is crucial for healthy societies.


May 03, 2013

U.S.Media Advocates Warn of Repression

Last week, the United States Department of State and the advocacy group Human Rights First launched the 2013 Free The Press Campaign to bring awareness to the importance of media freedom worldwide in the lead-up to today’s World Press Freedom Day. Officials say that free and unobstructed journalism is crucial for healthy societies.


May 03, 2013

South Sudan In Focus

30 minutes daily of news and analysis from Sudan


May 02, 2013

South Sudan In Focus

30 minutes daily of news and analysis from Sudan


May 02, 2013

South Sudan In Focus

30 minutes daily of news and analysis from Sudan


May 01, 2013

South Sudan In Focus

30 minutes daily of news and analysis from Sudan

May 2013
May 2013
May 2013

South Sudan in Focus
Charlton Doki (l) and John Tanza

South Sudan in Focus (SSIF) is a 30-minute weekday English-language broadcast/internet program covering rapidly changing developments in the new nation of South Sudan and the region.

The program co-hosts are John Tanza, in Washington D.C., and Charlton Doki, in Juba. SSIF airs at 7:30 pm in Juba (1630 UTC) and can be heard on FM stations throughout South Sudan, on shortwave, and on VOA’s 24-hour channel in Nairobi at 8:30 pm.  SSIF relies on a network of stringers throughout South Sudan, a Washington, .D.C-based reporter, and the worldwide resources of VOA to provide the latest news on South Sudan, the region and the world. 

South Sudan in Focus co-hosts John Tanza and Charlton Doki were the moderators for a Town Hall meeting held in Juba on September 7, 2012.  Listen to the full program. 
 


Contact Us
Email: sudanproject@voanews.com

Telephone: 

To leave a message for the program staff, call +1.202.205.9942.  After you hear the VOA identification, press 97 and then leave your message after the tone. Speak clearly and provide your name and location. We might use your comments in our program!

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Shortwave Frequencies
9675, 11655, 13800

Affiliate Stations

Liberty  88.7 FM (Juba)
Liberty  90.0 FM (Yei)
Maridi   89.0 FM (Maridi)
Yambio 90.0 FM (Yambio)
V.O.P  97.0 FM (Juba)
Radio Jonglei  95.9 FM (Bor)
Bentiu FM 99.0/ MW 558 Kilohertz
Radio Malakal FM 105 (Malakal)
Radio Wau MW/AM 271 (Wau)