Theresa Augustino Bingo

BINGO THERESA AUGUSTINO is a south Sudanese Journalist working for Radio Anisa under Catholic Diocese of Tambura-Yambio in South Sudan covering issues on family planning, HIV/AIDS awareness, peace-building, reconciliation, and forgiveness among local communities that includes youths and internally displaced persons. The quiet beauty in everyday life guides her work, interviews, and stories she covers. In 2016, she has covered stories on rights of wife’s to inherit deceased husband properties and on the role of human rights defenders and civil societies, and their advantages in educating people on their rights. Bingo works for community Radio to broadcast programs affecting communities in the area. She has received multiple grants by winning Bishop’s Awards for Excellence in early 2018 as the first female journalist in South Sudan for her stories of impact. Bingo completed her Diploma in Business Administration, Faculty Banking, and Finance, and she is working as an Accountant and who practiced Journalistic work as news anchor and reporter. Bingo Theresa started working in radio in 2013 and is part of the IWMF's African Great Lakes In-Country Programming Fellowship in South Sudan.

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