The average age of the ten oldest African leaders is 78.5, compared to 52 for the worlds ten most-developed economies.
This is paradoxical to the fact that Africa has the youngest population in the world.
Mohamed Beji Caid Essebsi (age 91), Tunisian
Paul Biya (age 84), Cameroon
Manuel Pinto da Costa (age 80). São Tomé and Príncipe
Alpha Condé (age 79), Boké, Guinea
Ellen Johnson Sirleaf (age 79) Liberia
Peter Mutharika (age 76),Malawi
Jacob Zuma (age 75) South Africa
Alassane Dramane Ouattara (age 75) Côte d’Ivoire
Muhammadu Buhari (age 74), Nigeria
Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo (age 73), Ghana