Freedom of the Press in South Sudan

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Adapted from UNifeed.

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.

Duration: 3'23"

Source: UNifeed

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