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These African dictators had the longest and weirdest titles in the world

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Farida Dawkins June 07, 2018 at 03:41 pm

June 07, 2018 at 03:41 pm | News

Joseph Mobutu…VOA News

Joseph Mobutu

Joseph Mobutu, the former military leader who became president of Zaire, now the Democratic Republic of Congo, changed his name in a quest to “Africanize” himself and his state. He became Mobutu Sese Seko Kuku Ngbendu Waza Banga, meaning The Warrior who Goes from Conquest to Conquest Leaving Fire in his Wake.

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