In the society the death of either a president, prime minister, King or any other well known leader always leaves people with thoughtful minds on what might led to there deaths.
It always an alarming incident which investigations to find more about such people deaths always kick off with emediate effect.
Society members are always left in a big shock as most will forever remember what they were doing at the moment they heard their leader was murdered.
To make it strange and more alarming there are some situations where reports revealed of a country’s leader being assassinated by his/her own trusted bodyguard.
In this short piece of article I am going to let you know some of the two African Presidents who were brutally killed by their own bodyguards.
1.Laurent Kabila (Congo)
Going by the records from the reports during his times he was shot dead by a bodyguard in the year 2001. In investigations about his killers dozens of soldiers including his personal aide Col Eddy Kapend were jailed. View pictures in App save up to 80% data.
His assassination remains one of the great mysteries of recent Congolese history.
2.Ibrahim Bare Mainassara (Niger)
Ibrahim was Niger president when he died after he was assassinated by his own presidential guard while boarding a plane the capital city of Niger.
To show how serious Ibrahim assassination was communication lines, radio stations and borders were closed down with emiadiate effect.
Records have it that he was killed after he was ambushed and shot dead by soldiers alleged to have been members of the presidential guard. View pictures in App save up to 80% data.
His burial ceremony was somehow done privately as he was buried two days after his death with his family members and foreign diplomats attending the burial.