List Of African Countries With The Highest Number Of Military Coups (See Where Nigeria Stands) - 3 years ago
Most people don’t like military coups. That’s because it ushers in a period of uncertainty, confusion and fear. Despite this, military coups abound in many areas of the world. Above is a compilation of African nations and the number of times they’ve experienced a coup d’etat. Nigeria has experience numerous coups after her independence. The recent victim is Zimbabwe; and although the nation’s military say the ousting of President Robert Mugabe is not a coup, the African Union and other parts of the world disagree.