Some of these men are still in power, some have retired, some have passed on. But we thought what other better way of learning about African presidents and remembering them other than by their looks? So here it is; the most handsome African presidents.
10. Blaise Compoare- Burkina Faso
Born 3 February 1951 is a Burkinabe politician who was President of Burkina Faso from 1987 until his resignation on 31 October 2014. He was a top associate of President Thomas Sankara during the 1980s, and in October 1987 he led a coup d’état during which Sankara was killed; subsequently he introduced a policy of “rectification”, overturning the Marxist policies pursued by Sankara. He won elections in 1991, 1998, 2005, and 2010.