Salva Kiir Mayardit

Salva Kiir Mayardit

Name Salva Kiir Mayardit
Profession Politician
Date of Birth 1951-09-13
Place of Birth Bahr el Ghazal,
Death Date
Birth Sign Virgo

About Salva Kiir Mayardit

Leader of the Sudan People’s Liberation Movement who assumed office as the President of South Sudan in 2011. He was also the First Vice President of Sudan, from 2005 to 2011.

Early Life of Salva Kiir Mayardit

He fought with the separatist army in the First Sudanese Civil War.


He also served as the Vice President of Sudan from 2005 to 2011.

Family Life

He has been married to Mary Ayen Mayardit.

Associated With

He succeeded John Garang as the President of Southern Sudan after his untimely 2005 death.