South Sudan, officially the Republic of South Sudan is a landlocked country in east-central Africa with Juba as its capital city. There are plans to move the capital to Ramciel in the future. The country borders Ethiopia, Kenya, Uganda, the Democratic Republic of the Congo, the Central African Republic, and Sudan to the north. South Sudan gained independence on July 9, 2011 after a referendum on independence passed with overwhelming support.
Official languages: English
Currency: South Sudanese pound
Time zone: East Africa Time ( UTC +
Dialling code: +211
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