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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.

December 2014

December 18, 2014

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.


December 17, 2014

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.


December 16, 2014

Former US Ambassador to South Sudan, Susan Page, speaks with John Tanza on the one-year anniversary of the outbreak of fighting in Juba.


December 16, 2014

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.


December 15, 2014

South Sudan in Focus reporter Mugume Davis Rwakaringi recalls the night of Dec. 15, 2013, when fighting broke out in Juba.

Rwakaringi tells South Sudan in Focus editor Karin Zeitvogel that he lay on the floor of his house and recorded the sound of gunfire near his home on the day the crisis in South Sudan began.


December 15, 2014

Former South Sudan in Focus bureau chief in Juba, Andrew Green, recalls events in the South Sudanese capital on Dec. 15, 2013.

On the one-year anniversary of the outbreak of fighting in South Sudan, South Sudan in Focus' former bureau chief remembers what happened in Juba on Dec. 15, 2013.


December 15, 2014

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.


December 12, 2014

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.


December 11, 2014

Carol Van Dam speaks with Sudan's UN Ambassador, Rahamtalla Mohamed Osman, about alleged mass rape in Darfur and UNAMID

The Sudanese diplomat says President Omar al-Beshir has been calling for some time for an exit strategy for UNAMID, and denies that the latest call for the UN force to leave Darfur is connected to UN calls for a new investigation into the alleged mass rape by Sudanese soldiers of hundreds of women and girls in Darfur.


December 11, 2014

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.


December 10, 2014

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.


December 09, 2014

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.


December 08, 2014

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.


December 05, 2014

South Sudan in Focus on Foreign Minister Barnaba Marial Benjamin's plea for no more sanctions


December 05, 2014

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.


December 04, 2014



December 04, 2014

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.


December 03, 2014

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.


December 01, 2014

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.

December 2014
December 2014
December 2014

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. 
 

 

 

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Email: sudanproject@voanews.com

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