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Current Edition: February 2021

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Vol 14 No 1 February 2021

Mask up, South Sudan


South Sudan should mask up while waiting for COVID-19 vaccines

Edward Eremugo Kenyi

Editor-in-Chief, South Sudan Medical Journal 

While South Sudan awaits the arrival of the vaccines, whenever that will be, the focus should be on the prevention strategies, implemented in tandem with restrictions that should minimally affect daily lives. A mask mandate throughout the country will go a long way in preventing new cases of the virus. READ MORE


See all articles from Issue Volume 14 No 1 February 2021



South Sudan COVID-19 Statistics

Visit the Ministry of Health COVID-19 site here and you can download the COVID-19 Guideleines here.


Download the final report of the Community Approaches to Epidemic Management in South Sudan here.

See more on the Rift Valley Institute website.