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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.

January 2015

January 23, 2015

South Sudan In Focus

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.


January 22, 2015

Philip Thon Aleu on South Sudan's SPLM party signing of a reunification agreement in Arusha, Tanzania.


January 22, 2015

Former South Sudan political detainee Pagan Amum reacts to signing of SPLM reunification deal in Arusha, Tanzania.


January 22, 2015

Peter Adwok Nyaba of Riek Machar's SPLM-in-Opposition movement reacts to agreement signed in Arusha to reunify the SPLM.


January 22, 2015

South Sudan In Focus

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.


January 21, 2015

Charlton Doki reports on South Sudan government accusations that rebels attacked, torched oil facility.


January 21, 2015

South Sudan In Focus

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.


January 20, 2015

Audio postcard of South Sudanese students who attended National Geographic photo camp in Juba


January 20, 2015

South Sudan In Focus

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.


January 19, 2015

South Sudan In Focus

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.


January 16, 2015

South Sudan In Focus

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.


January 15, 2015

Sudan researcher and analyst Eric Reeves on the cost of the year-old conflict in South Sudan


January 15, 2015

South Sudan In Focus

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.


January 14, 2015

South Sudan In Focus

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.


January 13, 2015

South Sudan In Focus

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.


January 12, 2015

South Sudan In Focus

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.


January 09, 2015

Sudanese cartoonist Khalid Albaih: ridiculing the Prophet is attack on Muslims' only hero.


January 09, 2015

Sudan cartoonist Khalid Albaih: political cartoons spark dialogue.


January 09, 2015

Sudanese cartoonist Khalid Albaih on cartoonists' "red lines."


January 09, 2015

Sudanese cartoonist Khalid Albaih: They were fellow cartoonists. They were just doing their job.


January 09, 2015

Sudanese cartoonist Khalid Albaih: I disagree with a lot of the Charlie Hebdo cartoons but it was their right to do them.


January 09, 2015

South Sudan In Focus

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.


January 08, 2015

South Sudan In Focus

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.


January 07, 2015

South Sudan In Focus

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.


January 06, 2015

South Sudan In Focus

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.


January 05, 2015

South Sudan In Focus

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.


January 02, 2015

South Sudan In Focus

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.


January 01, 2015

South Sudan In Focus

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.


January 01, 2015

Former U.S. ambassador to Juba Susan Page on tensions building prior to outbreak of violence on Dec. 15, 2013.


January 01, 2015

Excerpts from President Salva Kiir's Sept. 27, 2014 speech to the U.N. General Assembly.


January 01, 2015

Former Nigerian president Olusegun Obasanjo addresses the U.N. Human Rights Council about South Sudan, Sept. 2014


January 01, 2015

South Sudan Justice Minister Paulino Waniwilla Unango addresses U.N. Human Rights Council, Sept. 2014.

January 2015
January 2015
January 2015

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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9675, 11655, 13800

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