Media campaign under way in Sudan

Drive to encourage voting begins ahead of January's referendum on secession for the south.

    A media campaign is underway in Sudan, ahead of January's referendum on secession for the southern part of the country.

    The effort aims to encourage people to register to vote, a challenge for a vast country decimated by decades of civil war.

    Al Jazeera's Haru Mutasa reports from Juba, Southern Sudan.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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