Governors, Senators, MPs, MCAs and other political leaders have been struggling to win the hearts of Kenyans since they took office thanks to the new constitution that was introduced and enforced. While some political leaders have succeeded in making the right choices in their leadership, some others have been accused of misusing funds and lavishing […]
The Leader of any country in the world is usually responsible for the well being of his/her country and this is a great responsibility and its only fair that they are well compensated for this ernomous task bestowed on them by their country. We take a mild look at some of the highest political leaders […]
Often times we hear people say the youths are the leaders of tomorrow, but it appears that this cliche doesn’t apply to African politics as the continent boasts of several leaders who are above 70. Today on LOUDESTGIST, we bring you the list of oldest serving African Presidents, Click “Continue Reading” to see them.
#1:. King Mswati [Country: Swaziland] King Mswati of Swaziland makes the top of this list because of his several wives and children. Mswati, the polygamous king is said to use as much as £31.7m of Swaziland’s annual budget to sustain an estimated 24 children and 14 wives in 13 lavish palaces. Three of the king’s […]
#1:. King Mswati of Swaziland Mswati, the polygamous king is said to use as much as £31.7m of Swaziland’s annual budget to sustain an estimated 24 children and 14 wives in 13 lavish palaces. Three of the king’s wives have fled his kingdom in recent years, citing emotional and physical abuse. In 2012 80,000 bare-breasted […]
Politicians should be fair and objective; and should be dedicated to serve the society. They should be accountable for their actions. They need to think globally and act locally. Politics has become a very lucrative career. Some political leaders are not only powerful, but also rich. Today’s African political leaders make plenty of money in […]
It is little wonder that, with their respective titles, the palaces of many African presidents will be garlanded with magnificent structures and beautiful scenery. Here are top 10 Most Beautiful Presidential Palaces in Africa as of 2015. Click “Continue Reading” to see them
Muhammadu Buhari is the new president-elect and winner of the 28 March 2015 presidential election, in accordance with the votes counted by Nigeria’s Electoral agency, the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), on 1 April 2015. Buhari will be sworn in on 29 May 2015 as the president and 15th Head of State of Nigeria. Muhammadu […]
Everyday we see them on television or we here about them on the radio. Now they are all over the Internet, letting us know how great they are and what they want to do for us. In reality, this is exhausting. When the TV commercials plugging politicians begin each election year, the nausea sets in, […]
Corruption is characterized as the abuse of public resources, power and position to provide unfair advantage to individuals, families and friends. Common public resources that often pocketed by politicians are money, goods, medical aid funds and budget allocations. Corruption is a complex problem that affects social, economic and political aspects in almost all countries. Corruption […]
#1:. White House, Washington D.C. (United States) The White House is the official residence and principal workplace of the President of the United States, located in Washington, D.C. It has been the residence of every U.S. President since John Adams in 1800. This building is built with white-painted Aquia Creek sandstone in the neoclassical style.