According to an article posted in ABC.es Spanish language website including Azeb Mesfin the Wife of Meles Zenawi some of the First ladies of African countries spends lavishly on fashion and accessories while the peoples of their country lives in poverty .
While the former first lady Tunisian Leila Trabelsi, Extending this week after black legend allegedly fleeing the country with 1.5 tonnes Gold, many others show a taste mainland spouses just released for the noble metals. The wife of Zimbabwe president Grace Mugabe who is accused of possessing more than 3,000 pairs of shoes and polishing, early last year, over 100,000 euros in just two hours shopping in Paris.
Ernestina Naadu Mill, Wife of the president of Ghana, in a visit to the White House, feted its American counterpart, Michelle Obama, with a gold and diamond watch valued at no less than $ 48,000 (the per capita income African country is only $ 1,600).
Azeb Mesfin , wife of Meles Zenawi, wasting 1.2000 million euros for haute couture (Custom fitted and tailored closes) heritage of her husband.
Five million euros on a journey
Similarly, also highlight the Proof Guinea Obiang (Which recently received a government contract of close to 375 million euros) South Africa’s Nompumelelo Ntuli (Which combines infidelities and unpaid bills at luxury shops), the Chantal Biya Cameroon (Famous for their Chanel bags) and cAntoine Sassou Nguesso ongoleña (Lover, her husband, the French designer clothing).
But whoever takes the cake in this nest of unbridled economic growth is Swaziland’s KingKing Mswati III. In 2009, its 13 wives billed more than five million euros on a journey of pleasure in Italy, France, Dubai and Taiwan. An expensive trip lacking internal criticism: in the African country reviews on the monarch’s personal life is a state crime.
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Original story Source: ABC.es