Malakal Town in South Sudan

Malakal Town in South Sudan

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Malakal Town is located in Upper Nile State in northern South Sudan and is located 521 kilometers from Juba capital.


The town has an estimated population of 160,893 people.

Tourist Attractions

White Nile, the town lies along the right bank of the White Nile


Air transport, there is Malakal International Airport

Water transport, there is a ferry on White Nile and Sobat River that originates from Malakal.

Malakal Port – Located on the White Nile

Malakal Stadium

There is Malakal stadium which is a public outdoor sports complex

Prayer places

malakia mosque


  • Upper Nile University

This is a public university founded in 2007

  • Upper Nile Primary School
  • St. Lwanga Catholic School
  • Malakal Vocational Training Center
  • Malakal Teaching Hospital



  • Nile Commercial Bank
  • Ivory Bank
  • Equity Bank


The nile queen restaurant