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The world's newest country is not living up to its expectations. Just two years after gaining independence from Sudan, South Sudan was plunged into another civil war in 2013, destabilizing the country to this day. The current media landscape, both in Africa and abroad, is inundated with news reports of the conflict and instability in the country, often presenting a blend of stereotypes, facts, and enigmas. In this episode, I share my observations and reflections on what I witnessed in South Sudan. I discuss various factual aspects and debunk common negative stereotypes perpetuated by the media. However, it is important to note that the information presented here should not be regarded as definitive or conclusive.