South Sudan beats Rwanda, Kenya at Olympic games
A team of South Sudanese athletes in Rwan
They register their first win in boys Beach Volleyball by beating Rwanda by 2 sets to 1 in Group B second match of the day.
South Sudan basketball boys team beat Kenya by 21 points to 17. 3 on 3.
The event organized by the Association of National Olympic Committee for Africa in collaboration with the Rwandan government, will run for five days.
It aims to commemorate the 1994 genocide in which more than 800,000 Rwandans were killed.
Kenya, Burundi, Tanzania, Uganda, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Sudan, Somalia, Egypt are among African states participating.
There are about 50 volleyball, basketball and taekwondo players including Athletes who are representing South Sudan in the competition.