25 States: Sudan before separation: 11UNITY

A Nuer man with detailed scarification on his face.  Many Sudanese tribes practice scarification and though efforts to curb the rite of passage for safety and hygienic reasons have reduced its frequency, it continues in rural areas.Bentiu, Unity State

A Nuer man with detailed scarification on his face. Many Sudanese tribes practice scarification and though efforts to curb the rite of passage for safety and hygienic reasons have reduced its frequency, it continues in rural areas. 

Bentiu, Unity State