|Name||Salva Kiir Mayardit|
|Date of Birth||1951-09-13|
|Place of Birth||
Bahr el Ghazal,
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.
He has been married to Mary Ayen Mayardit.
He succeeded John Garang as the President of Southern Sudan after his untimely 2005 death.