Freedom of the Press in South SudanListen /
Freedom of the press is considered as critical in promoting transparency and good governance in a democracy.
To underline the importance of this freedom, the United Nations observes World Press Freedom Day on 3 May each year.
In South Sudan, the youngest nation in the world that will celebrate the second anniversary of its independence in July this year, efforts are underway to build a free press.
Derrick Mbatha reports.