Meet Africa’s Youngest Presidents and Kings

Fredrick Ngugi Jun 20, 2016 at 05:00pm

June 20, 2016 at 05:00 pm | Uncategorized

Fredrick Ngugi

Fredrick Ngugi | Contributor

June 20, 2016 at 05:00 pm | Uncategorized

King Letsie III of Lesotho. Les Times

For decades, Africa has been known to have some of the oldest presidents around the world and perhaps rightly so, given the large number of African heads of state who have refused to retire despite their advancing age. But as a new era of democracy continues to take root, a new crop of young leaders is slowly emerging. Here is a list of Africa’s ten youngest presidents.

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