List of current state governors in South Sudan

The following is a list of governors and chief administrators of the states and administrative areas of South Sudan.

10 states and three areas (2020-present)

Governors of states

State Headquarters Governor Party Deputy Governor Party
Central Equatoria Juba Emmanuel Adil Anthony[1] SPLM Sarah Neni Ridento[2] OPP
Eastern Equatoria Torit Louis Lobong Lojore SPLM Mary Nadio Lodira Alphonse SPLM-IO
Jonglei Bor Denay Jock Chagor SSOA Antipas Nyok Kucha SPLM
Lakes State Rumbek Rin Tueny Mabor SPLM Ustaz Poth Madit Dut SPLM-IO
Northern Bahr el Ghazal Aweil Tong Aken Ngor SPLM Tong Lual Ayat OPP
Unity State Bentiu Joseph Nguen Monytuil Wejang SPLM Tor Tungwar Kueiguong SPLM-IO
Upper Nile Malakal Budhok Ayang Anei Kur SPLM-IO James Tor Monybuny
Warrap Kuajok Manhiem Bol Malek SPLM Aluel Garang Garang OPP
Western Bahr el Ghazal Wau Sarah Cleto Hassan Rial SPLM-IO Angelo Taban Baijo SPLM
Western Equatoria Yambio Alfred Futiyo Karaba SPLM-IO Kennedy Ganiko SPLM

Chief Administrators of administrative areas

State Headquarters Chief Administrator Party
Abyei Area Abyei Town Kuol Deim Kuol SPLM
Pibor Area Pibor Joshua Konyi SPLM
Ruweng Area Pariang William Chol Awolich SPLM

32 States (2017-2020)

State Headquarters Name Counties Total number of counties
Amadi Mundri Joseph Ngere Pachiko 3
Aweil Aweil Jaldit Malith Jal 8
Aweil East Wanyjok Deng Deng Akuei 13
Boma Pibor David Yau Yau 3
Bieh Waat Moses Majok Gatluak 2
Eastern Lakes Yirol Mangar Buong Aluenge 15
Central Upper Nile Malakal Deng Akuei 4
Gbudwe Yambio Daniel Badagbu Rempos 6
Gogrial Kuacjok Victor Atem Atem 13
Gok Cueibet Madang Majok Meen 9
Torit Torit Nartisio Loluke Manir 12
Jonglei Bor Maker Thiong Mal 14
Jubek Juba Augustino Jadalla Wani 13
Latjoor Nasir Gen. Gathoth Gatkuoth 2
Lol Raja Rizik Zachariah Hassan 11
Maridi Maridi Africano Mande 7
Kapoeta Kapoeta Louise Lobong Lojore 8
Northern Liech Bentiu Joseph Monytuil 11
Ruweng Pariang Them Machar Kuol 2
Southern Liech Leer Teker Riek Dong 9
Terekeka Terekeka Chan Ali Malou 5
Tonj Tonj Matthew Mathiang Magordit 19
Twic Mayenabun Sultan Madhel Lang Juuk 6
Wau Wau Angelo Taban Biajo 9
Fangak Ayod John Kong Nyuon 3
Western Lakes Rumbek Mahmoud Solomon 11
Fashoda Kodok Al Taib Okony Ajang 3
Yei River Yei Emmanuel Adil Anthony 10
Tombura Tombura Patrick Raphael Zamoi 4
Akobo Akobo Johnson Gony Beliu 1
Maiwut Maiwut Bol Ruach Rom 6
Northern Upper Nile Renk Thon Bany 7

See also

References

  1. ^ "Kiir appoints governors for eight states". Radio Tamazuj. Retrieved 2020-06-30.
  2. ^ "Kiir appoints 3 deputy governors". Radio Tamazuj. Retrieved 2021-01-29.

External links

  • South Sudanese governors on Worldsatesmen
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