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4 African Presidents And Their Fathers Who Were Also Leaders-See Them

In some African Nations like Ghana,Gabon,Congo etc,there have been cases where people become leaders like their fathers.These are some of those leaders;

1.Edward Akufo-Addo and Nana Akufo-Addo (Ghana).

President Nana Akufo-Addo has been in office since January,2017.His father Edward Akufo-Addo was the country's non-executive leader from 1970-1972, having been the third chief justice (1966-1970).2.Ali Bongo and Omar Bongo(Gabon)

In 2009, president Ali Bongo took over the leadership of Gabon from his late father Omar Bongo,who had been in office since 1967.Upon his father's death,Ali was elected in 2009 and re-elected in 2016.3.Uhuru Kenyatta and Jomo Kenyatta (Kenya).

Uhuru Kenyatta,the son of Jomo Kenyatta is the current Kenyan president.Being the founding father of the nation,Jomo was its first leader.

4.Joseph Kabila and Laurent-Desire Kabila (Congo)

Less than a month after the assassination of late president Laurent-Desire Kabila in 2001,his son, Joseph Kabila took over office.He was later elected in 2006 and re-elected in 2011.According to the 2006 constitution DRC,the former president will remain a senator till he dies

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