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African Dictator Who Said That President Is Below His Status & Crowned Himself An Emperor (Pictures)

The former military Head of State in Central African Republic, General Jean Bedel Bokassa led some soldiers to overthrew the government of David Dacko on January 1, 1966, when the later was visiting a Minister's plantations still in the same capital city of CAR and immediately, after the coup d'etat,

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African Dictator Who Said That President Is Below His Status & Crowned Himself An Emperor (Pictures)

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Meet The African Ruler Who Proclaimed Himself As The Emperor

There is a country known as the Central African Republic, the size of the landmass of this country is like the size of France.This country had an African ruler, and dictator who proclaimed himself as the Emperor.This African ruler, Jean-Bedel Bokassa was born on the 22nd of February, 1921.

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Meet The African Ruler Who Proclaimed Himself As The Emperor

CRIME

Meet 10 Most Feared African Dictators Of All Time (Dead or Alive)

Good governance is gaining ground in Africa, but unfortunately it is happening at snail’s pace. The continent has seen some of the world’s worst dictators. While it is true that African leaders are becoming democratic and are showing more respect for human rights, there are some leaders who have a long way to go before they can be regarded as worthy leaders. Here is a brief introduction of 10 worst African dictators of all time. These dictators have caused immense misery to many people. 10) Sani Abacha

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Meet 10 Most Feared African Dictators Of All Time (Dead or Alive)

CRIME

See Photos Of African Leader Who Murdered School Children During His Regime

General Jean Bedel Bokassa led a bloodless coup d'etat that toppled the government of David Dacko on 1 January, 1966, when Dacko left the Palais de la Renaissance in the evening of 31 December, 1965 to visit one of his Minister's plantations still in the capital city of Central African Republic. Bokassa assumed the leadership of the country after his successful coup and suspended the constitution including dissolution of the National Assembly. He started initiating repressive and draconia policies like men and

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See Photos Of African Leader Who Murdered School Children During His Regime

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Jean Bedel Bokassa: African Dictator Who Wept at the Funeral of French President Gaulle (Photos)

General Jean Bedel Bokassa who seized power in 1965 to become one of the most brutal dictators in Africa is the self acclaimed emperor of the Central African Republic (CAR). Supported by the French by aid of several sorts, as well as military backing to keep the CAR running, Bokassa made life miserable for his people to the point that he civil uprisings became the order of the day and instability became a norm in the country. On December 4th, 1977, Bokassa was crowned Emperor Bokassa I. The economic problems

  1 year ago ago
Jean Bedel Bokassa: African Dictator Who Wept at the Funeral of French President Gaulle (Photos)

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Check Out Pictures Of An African Leader That Murdered About 100 School Children During His Regime

General Jean Bedel Bokassa was a one time military Head of State and Government in Central African Republic, a country in Central Africa subregion.

  1 year ago ago
Check Out Pictures Of An African Leader That Murdered About 100 School Children During His Regime

POLITICS

Meet the president that declared himself the 13th apostle.

Jean Bedal Bokassa:Jean Bedel Bokassa: also known as Bokassa, was a Central African political and military leader who served as the second president of the Central African Republic and as the emperor of its successor state, the Central African Empire, from his Saint-Sylvestre coup d'état on 1 January 1966 until overthrown in a subsequent coup in 1979. Bokassa came from a reputable family, his father was the chief of the umbakka tribe in Bengishadi French Coloni. After his father's sudden death in 1927 and his

  2 years ago ago
Meet the president that declared himself the 13th apostle.

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The Rise and Fall of Emperor Jean Bedel Bokassa of CAR, One of Africa's Most Brutal Dictators

On December 31 1965, a military coup overthrew President Dacko and replaced him by another relative of father Boganda: Col. Jean-Bedel Bokassa, then aged 44. Later promoted to General and then, Field-Marshal, Bokassa ruled the country as an absolute dictator. In 1969, his right hand man, Lt-Col. Alexandre Banza, was put to death after an alleged plot. From that point, atrocities increased in a reign of terror equally only in Uganda under the rule of Idi Amin and Equitorial Guinea under Macias Nguema, both friends

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The Rise and Fall of Emperor Jean Bedel Bokassa of CAR, One of Africa's Most Brutal Dictators

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Meet Bokassa I Of The Central African Republic Who Was Totally The Most Crazy African Leader Ever.

Bokassa I, Central African Emperor Jean-Bedel Bokassa was born in 1921, he was raised in the French-held African territory which is now the Central African Republic. When he was six, Bokassa’s father was beaten to death by French colonial forces for the crime of organizing a labor strike. His mother committed suicide shortly thereafter. His other relatives were able to take him in and pay for his education at a local Catholic school. It was there that he acquired a first name, Jean-Bedel. After stints in the

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Meet Bokassa I Of The Central African Republic Who Was Totally The Most Crazy African Leader Ever.

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Jean Bosakka :The craziest African Emperor You've never heard of

From Nigeria's Sani Abacha to Liberia's Charles Taylor to Uganda's Idi Amin,there is no denying that Africa has had more than its fair share of ruthless dictators. Now,while the crazy antics of the likes of Mobutu and Idi Amin are relatively well known,one man whose story is very rarely spoken of Is Jean Bedel Bokassa of the Central African Republic (CAR).A man whose obsession with all things European led to one of the most embarrassing demonstration of the kind of self- defeating mindset that has plagued m

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Jean Bosakka :The craziest African Emperor You've never heard of

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Most exceedingly terrible African-Dictators(photos)

Great administration is making strides in Africa, however lamentably it is going on at agonizingly slow clip. The mainland has seen a portion of the world's most exceedingly terrible tyrants. While the facts confirm that African chiefs are getting fair and are indicating more regard for human rights, there are a few heads who have far to go before they can be viewed as commendable pioneers.  Here is a short presentation of 10 most noticeably terrible African tyrants ever. These tyrants have made enormous wretchedness

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Most exceedingly terrible African-Dictators(photos)

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Dictators and warlords warlords Africa

Idi Amin In 1971, General Idi Amin overthrew the elected government of Milton Obote and declared himself president of Uganda, launching a ruthless eight-year regime in which an estimated 300,000 civilians were massacred. His expulsion of all Indian and Pakistani citizens in 1972—along with increasing military expenditures—brought about the country’s economic decline, the impact of which lasted decades. In 1979 his reign of terror came to an end as Ugandan exiles and Tanzanians took control of the capi

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