Some African countries are led by people who are in their 70s and 80s. Robert Mugabe, the President of Zimbabwe, is 92.
Here are the 10 oldest African presidents.
10) Jacob Zuma (Age: 73)
Jacob Zuma is the President of South Africa. He was born on 12 April 1942. He was sworn in as the president on 9 May 2009 after his party ANC won the national election. The party retained the majority in the 2014 elections. Zuma was elected for a second term as president.
9) Alassane Ouattara (Age: 73)
Alassane Dramane Ouattara is the President of the Ivory Coast. He was born on 1 January 1942 and has been serving the nation as its president since 2011. He was the prime minister of the nation from November 1990 to December 1993.