Category: Dictators
Mswati III, King of Swaziland

King of Swaziland

Mswati III, King of Swaziland (Eswatini) Mswati III (born Makhosetive on April 19, 1968) of Swaziland is the king of Swaziland, and head of the Swazi Royal Family. He succeeded his late father, Sobhuza II, in 1986. Early life He was the second of 210 sons of the elderly King Sobhuza II, (who had...Read More »

Mohamed Ould Abd AZIZ, President of Mauritania

President of Mauritania

Mohamed Ould Abd AZIZ, President of Mauritania General Mohamed Ould Abdel Aziz (var. Muhammad Abdel-‘Aziz, Ould Abdelaziz, born 1956) is a Mauritanian military officer. He was a leading figure in the August 2005 coup that deposed President Maaouya Ould Sid’Ahmed Taya, and in August 2008 he led another coup that toppled President Sidi Ould...Read More »

Nursultan Nazarbaev, President of Kazakhstan

President of Kazakhstan

Nursultan Nazarbaev, President of Kazakhstan Update: On Apr 26, 2015, he is re-elected with 97.7% of the vote. Turnout is 95.1%) Nursultan Nazarbaev was born on July 6, 1940 in the village of Chemolgan, Kaskelen District, Almaty region. In 1967, he graduated from the Highest Technical Educational Institution at the Karaganada Metallurgic Works. He...Read More »

Joseph Kabila, President of the Republic of Congo

President of the Democratic Republic of Congo

Joseph Kabila, President of the Democratic Republic of Congo President; army officer Personal Information Born Joseph Kabila in either Tanzania or in eastern Congo, between 1968 and 1972; children: Josephine. Education: Received basic military training in Rwanda, 1995; attended university in Uganda, 1996. Religion: Christian. Military/Wartime Service: Trained in China, 1997. Career Major-general in...Read More »