The prestige and wealth of a country are demonstrated by a presidential palace, hence it mustn’t be a joke. Due to their opulent lifestyles, African leaders spent billions to construct lavish mansions and presidential palaces that awe the west.
Here are the ten top most beautiful presidential palaces in Africa;
1) Abdeen Palace (Cairo-Egypt)
This incredible Egyptian masterpiece took ten long years to arrive at its inauguration. It was built by the able French architect Leon Rousseau in 24 hectares piece of land. The palace’s garden is the icing on this Egyptian palace.
2) The Unity Palace (Yaounde-Cameroon)
Found in Etoudi, Cameroon, Unity palace is a marvel. A French-Tunisian, Olivier Cacoub designed this illuminating architecture. Sitting on several hectares above a beautiful hill is the main building in this complex.
3) Union Buildings (Pretoria-South Africa)
The South Africa union buildings are inscribed in the registrar of national monuments. Built by architect Herbert Baker starting 1909, this marvelous South African statehouse is a tourist emblem for Pretoria city.
4) State House of Namibia (Windhoek-Namibia)
The huge white-colored Windhoek palace is a true masterpiece. It is full of symbols, subtly decorated and extremely huge. For all visitors coming to Windhoek, it is true respect for the Namibian country. Mansudae oversees corporation a North Korean company designed this Windhoek fortress.
5) The Flagstaff House (Accra-Ghana)
Serving the incumbent Ghananian President, Flagstaff’s house was erected under John Agyekum Kufuor’s presidency. This beauty and brilliance of Accra took close to $ 50 million to construct a keen Indian contractor oversaw it all.
6) Iavoloha Palace (Antananarivo-Madagascar)
Madagascar possesses two presidential palaces like reputable Cote d’Ivoire. Lavoloha palace is located a mere 15 km from Antananarivo. As the Queen’s palace of the nineteenth century in Manjakamiadana, the palace is painted white and the buildings are identical making it so beautiful for tourists traversing.
7) Presidential Palace – Gordon’s Palace (Khartoum-Sudan)
A good example of the work of a spirit is the Khartoum palace. The palace is a strategic asset as it is located near the Nile. Its splendor and particularity beside the Nile are so Amazing.
8. Presidential Palace (Nouakchott, Mauritania)
Located northwest of the Lebanese International University and near the US embassy in the center of the city, Nouakchott palace is amazing. It is a spectacular landmark in the city as it has beautiful gardens and extensive grounds. Built by expert Chinese contractors the buildings houses the government of Mauritania.
9. Presidential Palace (Dakar, Senegal)
Located on a plateau, Dakar presidential palace was once the official residence of Governor-General of French West Africa. The building of the palace was started by Minister of the colonies Gaston Doumergue in 1902.
10. State House (Kampala, Uganda)
40km South of Kampala in Entebbe Uganda’s official residence is located. It is just located near the famous “H” shaped building that hosted the Queen of England.