South Africa and South Sudan
Relations between the Republic of South Africa and Republic of South Sudan.
September 8, 2011
South Sudan has received support from the Republic of South Africa for the development of its media and communication systems. Minister for Information and Broadcasting Hon Dr Barnaba Marial Benjamin met with the Editor-in-Chief of Pan African News and South African journalist Dr Snuki Zikalala in Juba.
Dr Barnaba Marial thanked the South African Government for its continued support to South Sudan and hoped that the two countries will continue to work closely to push forward the principles of democracy and mutual investment. Journalist Zikalala said that they would start working on development of media and communication systems as soon as the requisite framework is developed.