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Idi Amin Quotes

Date of Death: 2003-08-16 (Saturday, August 16th, 2003)


idi amin life timeline

Idi Amin leads a coup deposing Milton Obote and becomes Uganda s president.Monday, January 25th, 1971
After a coup in Uganda, Idi Amin replaces President Milton Obote as leader.Tuesday, February 2nd, 1971
First Ugandans expelled by Idi Amin arrive in the UK.Monday, September 18th, 1972
Ugandan dictator Idi Amin is deposed.Wednesday, April 11th, 1979


    • Sometimes people mistake the way I talk for what I am thinking.
    • In any country there must be people who have to die. They are the sacrifices any nation has to make to achieve law and order.
    • You cannot run faster than a bullet.
    • I am the hero of Africa.
    • Politics is like boxing - you try to knock out your opponents.
    • Although some people felt Adolf Hitler was bad, he was a great man and a real conqueror whose name would never be forgotten.
    • I am not a politician but a professional soldier.
    • My mission is to lead the country out of a bad situation of corruption, depression and slavery. After I rid the country of these vices, I will then organize and supervise a general election of a genuinely democratic civilian government.
    • His Excellency, President for Life, Field Marshal Al Hadji Doctor Idi Amin Dada, VC, DSO, MC, Lord of All the Beasts of the Earth and Fishes of the Seas and Conqueror of the British Empire in Africa in General and Uganda in Particular.
    • If we knew the meaning to everything that is happening to us, then there would be no meaning.
    • Racist, erratic and unpredictable, brutal, inept, bellicose, irrational, ridiculous, and militaristic.
    • Killer and clown, big-hearted buffoon and strutting martinet.
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