Top 15 Highest Paid African Presidents and their Salaries

5. Denis Sassou Nguesso, President of Rep. Congo ($110,000 per year)

The 73 year old Congolese presidentDenis Sassou Nguesso has been the President of the Republic of the Congo since 1997.The President earns $110,000 annually.

Global Witness reports suggested sometime back that one month of personal spending by Denis Christel Sassou Nguesso, who is the son of the President, could have paid for vaccinations against measles for 80,000 Congolese babies.

4.Azali Assoumani,President of Comoros ($115,000 per year)

Azali Assoumani is the President of the Comoros, in office since 2016. Previously he was President from 1999 to 2001 and again from 2001 to 2006.He earns $115,000 per year.

3.Uhuru Kenyatta, President of Kenya ($132,000 per year)

Uhuru Muigai Kenyatta is the 4th and current President of Kenya, in office since 2013. He is the son of Jomo Kenyatta, Kenya’s first president, and his fourth wife Ngina Kenyatta.

Kenyatta earns $132,000 annually. He led by example in 2014 by taking a pay cut. His basic salary of $14,000 per month was reduced to around $11,000.

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