Yobu works as editor and reporter with the Juba Post. She has filed reports as part of The Niles project since November 2009. Along with her quiet, humble nature, she is an extremely conscientious reporter, fighting not only for her stories, but also for the important role she believes that women must play in journalism across South Sudan. Yobu was awarded with the “Edward R.Murrow's Award for Journalists 2011” and is also a very talented musician. She composed a track that was chosen from over 120 entries, to feature on the SudanVotes MusicHopes Album. Listen to her ‘Memorial Song’.