Quiz: Can You Match These African Dictators To Their Countries?

Idi Amin image via history.com

Omar al-Bashir

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Omar al-Bashir became the first sitting president to be indicted by the International Criminal Court (ICC), for allegedly directing a campaign of mass killing, rape, and pillage against civilians in Darfur

General Sani Abacha

via Face2Face Africa
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He was a Nigerian military general and dictator who served as the military head of state of Nigeria from 1993 until his death in 1998

Yahya Abdul-Aziz Jammeh

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Yahya Jammeh is a Gambian politician and former military officer who was the leader of The Gambia from 1994 to 2017. He was forced into exile in Equatorial Guinea in 2017 after 22 years of authoritarian rule.

Charles Taylor

via New Dawn Liberia
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Charles Taylor is a Liberian former politician and convicted war criminal who served as President of Liberia from 1997 until his resignation in August 2003.

General Idi Amin Dada

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Idi Amin was a Ugandan military officer who was the President of Uganda from 1971 to '79. He earned the nickname "Butcher of Uganda" for the atrocities he committed while in power

Muammar Muhammad Abu Minyar al-Gaddafi

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He was condemned by many as a dictator whose authoritarian administration violated human rights and financed global terrorism.

Robert Mugabe

Robert Mugabe
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The long-serving deceased former president of Zimbabwe was accused of being a dictator responsible for economic mismanagement, widespread corruption in Zimbabwe, anti-white racism, human rights abuses, and crimes against humanity.

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