Sport offers hope to South Sudanese youth | South Sudan News | Al Jazeera

Sport offers hope to South Sudanese youth

Despite the challenges in war-torn South Sudan, the youth continue to play their favourite sports and strive for worldwide recognition.

    Sport is seen as a chance to give the youth a better life in and outside South Sudan, but would-be stars still have a number of hurdles to overcome.

    Al Jazeera's Hiba Morgan reports from the capital Juba.


    YOU MIGHT ALSO LIKE

    Interactive: Coding like a girl

    Interactive: Coding like a girl

    What obstacles do young women in technology have to overcome to achieve their dreams? Play this retro game to find out.

    America's Guns: Secret Pipeline to Syria

    America's Guns: Secret Pipeline to Syria

    How has the international arms trade exacerbated conflict in the Middle East? People and Power investigates.

    I remember the day … I designed the Nigerian flag

    I remember the day … I designed the Nigerian flag

    In 1959, a year before Nigeria's independence, a 23-year-old student helped colour the country's identity.