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Top 10 African's Longest Serving Presidents

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By NewsYako | self meida writer
Published 23 days ago - 6 views

1. CameroonPhoto Credit; Wikipedia [Files]

Paul Biya has been in power since 1982 perhaps before he was the prime minister, he has ruled Cameroon for at least 45 years.

2. Equatorial Guinea

Teodoro Obiang was in office since 1979, The 78-year-old has been in power for 42 years.

3. Republic of Congo

Denis Nguesso is 77-year old, he has been in power since 1979 until 2015.

4. UgandaPhoto Credit; Wikipedia [Files]

President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni has been in power since 1986. The 76-year-old is the current president of Uganda, 35 years in power.

5. Chad

Idris Déby has been in power since 1990, The 68-year-old is the current president of Chad, 30 years.

6. Eritrea

Isaias Afwerki has been in power since 1993. The 74-year-old has been at helm of leadership for 27 years.

7. RwandaPhoto Credit; Wikipedia [Files]

The former Military general Paul Kagame has been in power since 1994. The 63-year-old has ruled Rwanda for 27 years.

8. Djibouti

President Ismail Omar Guelleh has been in power since 1999. The 73-year-old has ruled the country for 21 years.

9. Namibia

Hage Geingob has been in power since (1995-2008) and later 2012 update, The 79-year-old is still the president of Namibia.

10. Togo

Faure Gnassigbe has been in power since 2005. The 53-year-old has ruled the country for 16 years. 

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