seasoned South Sudanese photojournalist, Akuot Chol Mayak better known to many as Bullen Chol has been named the best peace photographer at Sout Alsalam Award.
Bullen, a photographer dedicated to documenting the social and political issues in South Sudan took to social media to thanks people who voted for him.
“Thanks to everyone that have taken their time to follow my work and voted for me during the #SoutAlSalam award for the best peace photography. This is your award because you give me a chance of telling your own stories. I’m just a Storyteller and you own the stories,” he posted on his page.
Akuot holds a diploma in journalism and mass communication. He contributes as freelancer to various newspapers and news agencies and works as independent photographer and Filmmaker.
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