The economy is devastated, and more than 2.4 million South Sudanes live as refugees in neighbouring countries that include Uganda, Ethiopia, and Sudan.
More than 150 women and girls were raped, beaten, and brutalised over a 10-day period at the end of November.
A referendum vote on May 17 could see President Pierre Nkurunziza, in power since 2005, remain in office until 2034
“When I returned back home in the morning I thought I would find my husband and son…They were no more. They had been killed the same night I was terribly raped”
Ugandan officials accused of colluding with officials from the UN’s refugee agency and the World Food Programme to fiddle numbers.