Preserving musical heritage in South Sudan

Before South Sudan declared independence from Sudan in 2011, Southerners, who were treated as religious and ethnic minorities, had accused the Sudanese government of denying them political power and economic support. Independence and cultural heritage of South Sudan More than a year after independence, the then undersecretary of culture, Jok Madut Jok, was tasked with

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South Sudan to charge foreigners $4,000 for work permit, up from $100

The Ministry of Finance suspended the plans to hike the fees in April after criticism from several aid organisations that are helping to revive the war-ravaged country. The fee has been reduced to $4,000 and it will take effect in November, the ministry said in a statement that categorizes workers and the amount they will

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