Pa’gan Amum Okiech
Secretary General, Sudan People’s Liberation Movement
Date of Birth: 1958
Place of Birth: Malakal
Pa’gan Amum Okiech is South Sudan’s top negotiator in its row with Khartoum over oil after Southern Independence in July 2011. China, the main producer and buyer of the South’s oil, invited Pa’gan to Beijing in October 2011. A Communist Party of China team visited Sudan and South Sudan in January 2012.