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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.

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

POLITICS

(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.

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

POLITICS

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.

  2 months ago ago
6 Interesting Facts You Never Knew About Mobutu Sese Seko

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.

  2 months ago ago
8 Expensive Things That Mobutu Sese Seko Owned

SPORTS

Top 3 Players Who Died On The Pitch In Football History

Some players works according to their talents while others works as the ability and passion towards the football games. Players are highly paid and this is because of their talents and abilities in football. Some professional footballers may have been suffering various problems and within their bodies but because of their Sensational Performances in the game the can not fail to play the game.

  1 month ago ago
Top 3 Players Who Died On The Pitch In Football History

SPORTS

Meet The Footballer Who Was Not Born In Any Country But "At The Sea "

Rio Antonio Zoba Mavuba born 8 March 1984 is a French footballer who plays for Football Club des Écureuils de Mérignac-Arlac as a midfielder. Mavuba's father was Mafuila Mavuba, a footballer who appeared at the 1974 FIFA World Cup with Zaire, while his mother was an Angolan national.

  4 months ago ago
Meet The Footballer Who Was Not Born In Any Country But

POLITICS

(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.

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

POLITICS

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.

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

POLITICS

[Photos] Inside Mobutu Sese Seko's Palace in Which 800 Servants & 300 Soldiers Were Employed

Mobutu Sese Seko Kuku Ngbendu Wa Za Banga is still remembered as one of the posturing dictators in African soil.He who ruled Zaire/Congo from 1965-1997 before dying in exile in Morocco.He used part of his accumulated wealth to build a paradise which is currently ruined in the Xanadu mountain surrounded with over one hundred thousand trees and twenty thousand tonnes of marble.

  7 months ago ago
[Photos] Inside Mobutu Sese Seko's Palace in Which 800 Servants & 300 Soldiers Were Employed

POLITICS

The president who built "Paradise" in his home village

He was one of the leaders of Africa who were allegedly interested in living a life of luxury and spending the money of their countries for the benefit of things that were not important to their people who continued to live a life of poverty. His name was Joseph-Désiré Mobutu who came to change his name to Mobutu Sese Seko Kuku Ngbendu Waza Banga.

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The president who built

POLITICS

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

ENTERTAINMENT

Rhumba Legendaries Who Have Died, Josky Kiambukta Is The Latest To Die

The late Franco Olwambo Makiadi. Rhumba is one of the music genre that won't fade away no matter what. For instance rhumba that was recorded in 1970s is still fresh and played in all media houses and in clubs. Congo and Zaire are the African countries where rhumba and linga music is produced.

  1 month ago ago
Rhumba Legendaries Who Have Died, Josky Kiambukta Is The Latest To Die

POLITICS

Interesting Facts About Congolese Strongman Mobutu Sese Seko

The Congolese strong man was the president for Zaire, initially called Congo from 1965 to 1967 after overseeing a successful coup to the then president,Patrice Lumumba.

  8 months ago ago
Interesting Facts About Congolese Strongman Mobutu Sese Seko

PETS

The African tribe with the Shortest pygmies in The World, See Photos

Do you that there are are at least a dozen pygmy groups, sometimes unrelated to each other around the world? It is stimated that there are between 250,000 and 600,000 Pygmies living in the Congo rainforest.  The name Pygmy describes rainforest hunter-gatherer populations around the globe that share heights of less than around five feet tall. This short stature is genetic, research has shown, not merely the result of malnutrition. According to Guinness world record the smallest pygmies in the world are the Mbutsi

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The African tribe with the Shortest pygmies in The World, See Photos

SOCIETY

Husband Found Wife's Body Hanging Inside The House, Police Suspect The Woman May Have Killed Herself

The body of a 68-year-old woman was found hanging from the ceiling of her house on Wednesday morning. The latest development took place in Zaire village in Sagamian location in Narok. Narok South Deputy Commissioner identified as Felix Kisalu noted the woman identified as Rebecca Chebusiit may have killed herself.

  5 months ago ago
Husband Found Wife's Body Hanging Inside The House, Police Suspect The Woman May Have Killed Herself

POLITICS

The Man Who Renamed Zaire to Congo

Congo is a country that had autocratic leadership for a very long time.It was actually the biggest autocratic leadership in Africa.

  9 months ago ago
The Man Who Renamed Zaire to Congo

POLITICS

Ten Interesting facts about democratic republic of Congo

Democratic republic of Congo also know as Congo kinshasa, formerly known as zaire is a country in central africa, the largest country in sub saharan africa and the second largest in all of africa after algeria and the 11th in the world. 1. Dr Congo is the world's richest country with regards to mineral resources, it has an estimated $23 trillion worth of mineral deposits still untapped.

  2 months ago ago
Ten Interesting facts about democratic republic of Congo

TRAVEL

French Words And Their Translations In English

La dame, ( a lady). French is one of the languages spoken and taught in some African countries. It is also a national language to some countries like Zaire, Benin, Guinea, Burkina Faso, Madagascar, Gabon, Niger, Togo, Mali among others.

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French Words And Their Translations In English

HEALTH

Healthy Benefits of Mango Leaves

In all tropical countries, the mango tree from India has a reputation for anti-diarrhea, mainly leaves and bark, and recently a specialty containing Mango leaf extract has been marketed in Zaire. The mango tree can grow up to 20 m tall, with a stocky bole and a dense foliage shading the villages, the grafted subjects are smaller, the leaves with the smell of turpentine are elongated, and the fruits or mangoes are much appreciated. Curative Action The highly studied leaves on the chemical level contain up to

  11 months ago ago
Healthy Benefits of Mango Leaves

POLITICS

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,

  10 months ago ago
List Of Richest Leaders Of All Time In History