Last year we published a list of top 20 most liked Facebook pages in South Sudan. This is an update to our earlier article. More new pages have come up and kicked out some popular pages to claim spots in top 20. Luol Deng still holds the top spot. This year one South Sudanese musician page was verified, singer Alijoma Mabil got his blue tick with only 1,895 likes. HIJ page has also debuted on top 20 list at number 15.

Read also: Top 20 most liked South Sudanese Facebook pages (2015)

The verified pages include, Luol Deng Foundation with 10,832, Yaba Angelosi with 10,616 likes, Mantistic Productions with 16,654, MTN South Sudan with 4,321 likes, Alijoma Mabil with 1,895 likes, DYNAMQ with 19,256 likes, US Embassy Juba, South Sudan with 20,405 likes, UNICEF South Sudan with 47,090 likes and finally foreign based basketball star Luol Deng with 633,713 likes.

Below are the top 20 pages starting from #1:

  1. Luol Deng, 693,814 total likes

  2. John Nelly, 63,418 total likes

  3. Mantist, 58,165 total likes

  4. Emmanuel Jal, 57,898 total likes

  5. UNICEF South Sudan, 56,088 total likes

  6. Oasis Camp Juba, 55,017 total likes

  7. CMD South Sudan, 51,277 total likes

  8. South Sudan National Football Team, 46,484 total likes

  9. Sudanese Vines, 46,364 total likes

  10. Dr. John Garang, 41,898 total likes

  11. Juba South Sudan, 41,251 total likes

  12. U.S. Embassy Juba, South Sudan, 36,382 total likes

  13. United Nations Mission in South Sudan (UNMISS), 31,297 total likes

  14. Alek Wek, 29,649 total likes

  15. Hot in Juba, 28,828 total likes

  16. Pagan Amum, 28,822 total likes

  17. Radio Tamazuj, 26,340 total likes

  18. Talk of Juba, 24,385 total likes

  19. South Sudan Radio and television, 23,014 total likes

  20. Sudan Tribune, 22,612 total likes