Yei, 4th August 2017. Outpatient Centre of Yei State Hospital this week witnesses high turn up of breastfeeding mothers, says Nutrition Assistant officer.
Ongwec Peter says Yei is joining the globe to mark World Breastfeeding Week.
He adds they receive new cases of breastfeeding mothers from rural areas.
Peter appeals to the government to allow humanitarian agencies reach their services to rural areas.
Meanwhile some mothers say breastfeeding is a big challenge due to lack of food to eat in families.
They appreciate ACROSS and UNICEF for supporting lactating mothers in South Sudan.
They were speaking to Radio Easter at Outpatient Therapeutic Centre of Yei State Hospital on Friday.