Riek Machar-Deputy President South Sudan
The youngest country has known nothing short of turmoil since it broke away from Sudan. The protagonists, President Salva Kiir and his deputy Riek Machar, have led the country on the path of death and destruction. Many South Sudanese have been displaced with the affluent seeking refuge in more stable countries. Riek commands a strong following of the Luo, Jikany and Eastern Nuer. The country is enjoying relative following a ‘forced’ peace pact between the two leaders.