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Salva Kiir Mayardit (born 13 September 1951) is a Dinka South Sudanese politician who has
been President of South Sudan since its independence in 2011 and has finally agreed and
signed a deal to step down by next week on 1st Of September and handover the power to Dr.
Costello Garang Ring Lual.
Costello Garang Ring Lual is a South Sudanese politician. He was born on the 15th of May
1953 in the town of Aweil in Bahr el-Ghazal, which is part of the present Lol State. As the son
of a leading Dinka Traditional Leader, the late Executive Paramount Chief of Greater Ayat,
Ring Lual Dau, he has held numerous posts in the Sudan Peoples’ Liberation Movement/Army
(SPLM/A) since its formation in 1983, as well as being Chairman of the New Sudan
Foundation and the White Nile Foundation.