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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.

    July 2016

    July 26, 2016

    John Tanza Q&A with First Vice President Taban Deng Gai

    Hours after his appointment as First Vice President, Taban Deng Gai spoke exclusively to South Sudan in Focus about the issues facing the county, including the demilitarization of Juba and restoring trust in the country’s security forces. Deng is also appealing to the country IDP’s to return to their homes and rebuild the country.


    July 26, 2016

    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.


    July 25, 2016

    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.


    July 22, 2016

    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.


    July 21, 2016

    South Sudan/Mental Illness

    International aid agencies say fewer than 200 doctors treat the entire population of South Sudan, and an even lower number of professionals are trained to specifically treat mental disorders. Ayen Bior reports most facilities that treat mental disorders do not have enough beds for their patients.


    July 21, 2016

    South Sudan/Mental Illness

    International aid agencies say fewer than 200 doctors treat the entire population of South Sudan, and an even lower number of professionals are trained to specifically treat mental disorders. Ayen Bior reports most facilities that treat mental disorders do not have enough beds for their patients.


    July 21, 2016

    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.


    July 20, 2016

    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.


    July 19, 2016

    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.


    July 18, 2016

    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.


    July 15, 2016

    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.


    July 14, 2016

    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.


    July 13, 2016

    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.


    July 12, 2016

    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.


    July 11, 2016

    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.


    July 08, 2016

    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.


    July 07, 2016

    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.


    July 06, 2016

    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.


    July 05, 2016

    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.


    July 04, 2016

    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.


    July 01, 2016

    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.

    July 2016
    July 2016
    July 2016

    South Sudan in Focus (SSIF) is a 30-minute  English-language broadcast and Internet program covering rapidly changing developments in South Sudan and the East Africa region.

    South Sudan in Focus 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. The program is hosted by John Tanza in Washington D.C., and a network of stringers around South Sudan, and reporters in Washington, D.C., produce the stories that are heard on South Sudan in Focus.

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    V.O.P  97.0 FM (Juba)
    Radio Jonglei  95.9 FM (Bor)
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