Friday, March 17, 2017 - 16:12
The United Nations Mission in South Sudan or UNMISS urges youth to participate in peace building.
Seth Kumi, UNMISS Director of Political Affairs There are a lot of potentials in the country because of the big number of young people, Radio Bakhita reports.
The political leaders to leave their interests and put the nation first, he says during Inter-University Football Tournament for Peace UNMISS organized at the Juba Football Stadium.
Kumi appeals to the youth to be the agent of change in the country.
The ministry of Education will introduce social studies containing peace education, pledges Minister Deng Deng Hoc.
According to a research done by mercy corps, over 70 percent of youth in rural areas are accepting violence compared to 26 percent in urban areas.