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Africa has witnessed some iconic leaders whose influences continue to be felt even post-humously, from the immortal father of the nation Nelson Mandela to the unapologetic Patrice Lumumba to the enigmatic revolutionary Thomas Sankara.

#WakandaForever everything but pardon me, I don’t mean to question your Africanness. How much do you really know  about great African leaders who have shaped the continent?  Open your history books (actually, no cheating) and let’s put your brain to the test.

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