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Countries in Africa which are still ruled by Kings



Countries in Africa which are still ruled by Kings

The kind of governments whereby kings and queens had been ruling has to change over the years. However, certain nations around the world have still maintained that kind of governance and in Africa we have three nations.

  1. Kingdom of Morocco

King Mohammed VI of Morocco arrives for the signing ceremony between Morocco and Chinese automobile manufacturer "BYD auto" on December 9, 2017, at the Royal Palace in Casablanca. BYD will become the third car manufacturer, after French manufacturers Renault and Peugeot, to construct cars in the North African state. / AFP PHOTO / FADEL SENNA (Photo credit should read FADEL SENNA/AFP/Getty Images)

Mohammed VI is the current king of Morocco. He has been ruling since 1999 after the death of his father King Hassan II.

2.Kingdom of Eswatini


Mswati III is the king of Swaziland. He has been reigning since 1986 till now and heads the Swazi Royal Family.

3.Kingdom of Lesotho


Letsie III is the current king of Lesotho. He has been reigning since 1996. He succeeded his father, Moshoeshoe II, when the latter was forced into exile in 1990. His father was briefly restored in 1995 but soon died in a car crash in early 1996, and Letsie became king again.

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