Vice President of South Sudan

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The Vice President of South Sudan is the second highest political position obtainable in South Sudan. Currently there is a provision for one Vice President, who is appointed by the President of South Sudan.

Vice Presidents[edit]

This list contains Vice Presidents of the Government of Southern Sudan (2005–11, autonomous region of Sudan) and Vice Presidents of the Republic of South Sudan (2011–present, independent country).

Vice Presidents of the Government[edit]

# Name Inaugurated Left Office Notes
1 Salva Kiir Mayardit July 9, 2005 August 11, 2005 Served as Acting President of the Government from July 30, 2005
2 Riek Machar August 11, 2005 July 9, 2011 Afterwards serving as Vice President of the Republic of South Sudan

Vice Presidents[edit]

# Name Inaugurated Left Office Notes
1 Riek Machar July 9, 2011 July 23, 2013 Previously served as Vice President of the Government of Southern Sudan
Vacant (July 23, 2013 – August 25, 2013)
2 James Wani Igga August 25, 2013 April 26, 2016 Previously served as Speaker of the National Legislative Assembly
3 Riek Machar April 26, 2016 July 26, 2016
4 Taban Deng Gai July 26, 2016 Incumbent

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