Isaiah Chol Aruai, Chairperson National Bureau of Statistics and Serge Tissot, FAO Country Representative during the press briefing [Photo by Jale Richard]
The famine which was declared in Leer and Mayendit, two Counties of former Unity State has declined after immediate and sustained response by humanitarian agencies in the country, the Integrated Food Security Phase Classification (IPC) report revealed on Wednesday.
 
A soldier helping children cross a flooded area on their Journey to Rumbek East County following heavy rains [Photo by Mabor Riak]
The over flowing of Bhar Naam River following three days of heavy raining has cut off Rumbek East County from the State capital Rumbek.
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