Emmanuel Jal Net Worth
Emmanuel Jal made money by Celebrities niche. For all time, at the moment, 2016 year, Emmanuel Jal earned $1.2 Million. Exact sum is $1240000.
Short biography, height, weight, dates:
Birth date: 1980, Tonj, South Sudan
Birth place: Tonj
Profession: Singer, Musician
Nationality: South Sudan
Nominations: Juno Award for World Music Album of the Year, Independent Music Award for Best Album – Rap or Hip-Hop
Movies: The Good Lie, Africa United
Wikipedia Source: Emmanuel Jal
Emmanuel Jal is a South Sudanese musician, former child soldier, and political activist. His autobiography, War Child: A Child Soldiers Story, was published in 2009. Born in a Nuer family in the village of Tonj, Warrap State in the Bahr el Ghazal region of Sudan, Jal was a young child when the Second Sudanese Civil War broke out. His father joined the Sudan Peoples Liberation Army and when he was roughly seven years old, his mother was killed by soldiers loyal to the government. He then decided to join the thousands of children travelling to Ethiopia seeking education and opportunity.