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The Day Mobutu's Friend And Powerful President Was Killed By A Firing Squad On Christmas Day

Forner Zaire President Mobutu Sese Seko with Romania dictator Nicolae Ceausescu ( Photo Courtesy) They say, that great dictators end by both recognizing and meeting each other. In 1989, for the second time, Zaire President Mobutu Sese Seko visits his old friend Nicolae Ceausescu, the President of the Socialist Republic of Romania, in power for 25 years.

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The Day Mobutu's Friend And Powerful President Was Killed By A Firing Squad On Christmas Day

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(PHOTOS) The Ruins of Mobutu's Multi-million Mansion That Should Be a Lesson To African Dictators

The ruins of former Zaire President Mobutu Sese Seko's multimillion mansion ( Photo Courtesy) It was known as the "Versailles of the Jungle". On the hill overlooking the untouched forest stands the ruins of Kawele- a magnificent 15,000 square metres palace complex, once a favourite home of Zaire President Mobutu Sese Seko.

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(PHOTOS) The Ruins of Mobutu's Multi-million Mansion That Should Be a Lesson To African Dictators

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6 Interesting Facts You Never Knew About Mobutu Sese Seko

Former Zaire ruler Mobutu Sese Seko ( Photo Courtesy) Former Zaire President Mobutu Sese Seko is no doubt one of the most famous rulers the world has ever produced. For three decades at the helm of the vast Central Africa country, Mobutu ruled with an iron fist until he was deposed by Laurent Désire Kabila in 1997.

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6 Interesting Facts You Never Knew About Mobutu Sese Seko

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Mobutu's Former Powerful Personal Assistant Languishing In The Cold After Being Jailed By ICC

Former DRC Vice President and warlord Jean Pierre Bemba ( Photo Courtesy). He is one of the most controversial figures the troubled Democratic Republic of Congo has ever produced. At the time the DRC was consumed by a civil war which had sucked in over five other countries, Bemba was the face of the rebel movement that was terrorizing the country.

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Mobutu's Former Powerful Personal Assistant Languishing In The Cold After Being Jailed By ICC

POLITICS

8 Expensive Things That Mobutu Sese Seko Owned

Former Zaire President Mobutu Sese Seko ( Photo Courtesy) With his characteristic leopard skin hat, Mobutu Sese Seko ruled Zaire unchallenged for 32 years. He came to power in 1965 amid two successive coups supported by the former colonial master, Belgium, and by the USA in the ongoing fight against Communism.

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8 Expensive Things That Mobutu Sese Seko Owned

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What Mobutu And Museveni Have In Common, 30 years Of Looting State Reverses

Just as President Museveni' s knowledge of all of the state businesses and assets he has earned over 31 years in power in Uganda. It is more and more reminiscent of the state of affairs under President Mobutu. Mobutu Sese Seko was a dictator that President Museveni was proud to remove and reinstate President Laurent Kabila in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC).

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What Mobutu And Museveni Have In Common, 30 years Of Looting State Reverses

POLITICS

Four African Presidents Who Came to a Gruesome End After a Long Stay in Power

Africa is a continent that has always had its fair share of leaders who clung to power when they shouldn't have or just became ruthless when they ascended into power. The cases are many across the continent from the Northern tip to South Africa where apartheid was in practice for decades even after the nation had attained independence.

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Four African Presidents Who Came to a Gruesome End After a Long Stay in Power

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(PHOTOS): The Ruins Of The Palace Of Former Brutal Dictator That Should Worry African Presidents

Former Central Africa Republic President and Emperor Jean Bedel Bokasa ( Photo Courtesy) Modern Africa has known dictators more brutal and corrupt than former Central Africa Republic ruler Jean Bedel Bokassa. Idi Amin Dada of Uganda was one of them. And Mobutu Sese Seko of Zaire was another one.

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(PHOTOS): The Ruins Of The Palace Of Former Brutal Dictator That Should Worry African Presidents

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(Video): Mobutu's Shameful And Secret Funeral That Should Be a Lesson To African Dictators

Former Zaire dictator Mobutu Sese Seko ( Photo Courtesy) September 7, 2021 will mark exactly 24 years since the death of former Zaire ruler Mobutu Sese Seko after losing a long battle to prostrate cancer. However, for the man who ruled Zaire unchallenged for 32 years, his secret burial at the Christian cemetery in Rabat, Morocco on September 24, 1997, may not be what he had wished during his political heydays.

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(Video): Mobutu's Shameful And Secret Funeral That Should Be a Lesson To African Dictators

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Meet The African President Who Changed His Name And The Name Of His Country (Photos)

The late President Joseph Mobutu Sese Seko of Democratic Republic of Congo was the first President in African continent to go against the general belief that African culture is "inferior". He went against this ideology by doing the following in his country. From 1971, President Mobutu introduced an authenticity programme aimed at reviving Congolese culture.

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Meet The African President Who Changed His Name And The Name Of His Country (Photos)

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24 Years Since His Death: Why Mobutu Is One Of The Greatest African Presidents Ever

Former Zaire President Mobutu Sese Seko ( Photo Courtesy) Today marks exactly 24 years since the death of former Zaire President Mobutu Sese Seko while in exile in Rabat, Morocco. But even in death, Mobutu continues to divide opinion. How will history judge this man?

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24 Years Since His Death: Why Mobutu Is One Of The Greatest African Presidents Ever

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List of African Leaders Assassinated by World Powers

1. Sylvanus Olympio. Sylvanus Olympio was a Togolese politician who ruled as a prime minister and then president of Togo from 1958 untill his assassination on 13th January 1963. After world war 11 Olympio became prominent in efforts for independent of Togo and his party won and became the prime minister of the country. 2. Laurant Dosire kabila. Or simply Laurent kabila, was a Congolese revolutionary and politician who served as the third president of the Democratic republic of the Congo from may 17, 1997 after

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List of African Leaders Assassinated by World Powers

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Ndindi Nyoro Warns President Uhuru, Tells Him To Change or Face This

President Uhuru has today been sent a tough warning by Kiharu MP Hon Ndindi Nyoro after Kakamega Senator Cleophas Malala broke into tears over his life in danger. Cleophas Malala made the revelation during senate committee sittings today stating that his life is in danger and made an humble appeal to the Inspector General if Police to quickly act because he has written so many letters though no action has been taken. “I am a young father and husband… It is very disheartening for people to sit in a corner

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Ndindi Nyoro Warns President Uhuru, Tells Him To Change or Face This

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Top 5 Worst African Leaders

1. Idi Amin Dada Idi Amin was one of the most brutal dictator in Africa. He was the second president of the republic of Uganda after backstabbed Milton Obote while he was in a meeting in Singapore and staged coup. He is also knowb as the "butcher of Uganda." He ordered lots of massacres, racking up death toll of approximately 500,000 people. He also captured all the baggers and disabled and drown them in lake Victoria to "end poverty". He was also involved in raping. He will still be remembered as the "butcher

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Top 5 Worst African Leaders

SPORTS

10 Best Europe Football Players Who Were Once Refugees

Here is the list of players or son's of them playing in the best Europe leagues. The names and their clubs. 1.Steve Mandanda (Crystal Palace, France)The goalkeeper and his family were forced to leave Kinshasa, former Zaire now Democratic republic of Congo, During the regime of Mobutu Sese Seko and emigrated to liege, Belgium.

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10 Best Europe Football Players Who Were Once Refugees

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You Will Leave a Legacy Similar to That of Mobutu, Powerful Mount Kenya MP Lectures Uhuru

President Uhuru Kenyatta ( Photo Courtesy) Kiharu MP Ndindi Nyoro has hit out at President Uhuru Kenyatta for allegedly turning Kenya into a dictatorship. In a hard-hitting statement on his Facebook page, Nyoro warned the Head of State that he risks leaving behind a rotten legacy that can only be likened to that of former Zaire dictator Mobutu Sese Seko and his Ugandan counterpart Idi Amin Dada. While reacting to the claims by Kakamega Senator Cleophas Malala that his life is in danger, Nyoro claimed that the

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You Will Leave a Legacy Similar to That of Mobutu, Powerful Mount Kenya MP Lectures Uhuru

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Remember Alicios Theluji; See Where She Lives And Her Current Photos

Alicios Theluji is a Congolese female artist born in 1987 Goma, in the eastern part of the Democratic Republic of the Congo.When Congo broke into war that removed Mobutu Sese Seko from power in 1996, her family took refugee in Nairobi Kenya where she stayed for 20 years.

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Remember Alicios Theluji; See Where She Lives And Her Current Photos

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List Of Richest Leaders Of All Time In History

Ironically, the poorest people in Africa live in the richest countries while you will easily find the richest people living in some of the poorest countries. Some of the richest presidents inherited their wealth from colonial spoils while others just became rich through business or corruption because their grandparents were paupers. Mobutu Sese Seko ($12 billion) Mobutu Sese Seko was a dictatorial leader in Zaire from 1965 until 1997. Today, Zaire is known as the Republic of Congo. With his massive fortune,

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List Of Richest Leaders Of All Time In History

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Ndindi Nyoro's Emotional Message to Malala as Claims of Threat Against his Life Emerge

As claims of assassination plot against the Kakamega Senator Cleophas Malala emerge the Kiharu Member of Parliament Ndindi Nyoro has now penned a very emotional message to him perhaps as a show of solidarity. Ndindi who is also known for his strong support for the Deputy President William Ruto while alluding to Malala’s latest claim that his life is in danger claimed that Malala was used by the powers that be during the Kirinyaga County impeachment saga and is now being threatened. “After misusing Senator

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Ndindi Nyoro's Emotional Message to Malala as Claims of Threat Against his Life Emerge

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Ndindi Nyoro Reveals Who is After the Life of Senator Malala

Just minutes after the Kakamega senator Hon Cleophas Malala broke into tears in senate over assassination fears , the Kiharu member of parliament went to his Facebook page, may be to remind the senator some of the things that happened in the past and also give him a clue of who might be responsible for his cries. On his post, the outspoken member of parliament was quick to remind president Kenyatta that, if he is not careful , his legacy will be a bad one . " After misusing Senator Malala to sanitize the Governor

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Ndindi Nyoro Reveals Who is After the Life of Senator Malala