There was a time when the world was completely chaotic and there was no person who is strong enough to control the entire population of people present. But in recent times a lot of things have changed as more and more people are interested in the idea of authority and government. Even though a lot of people blame the government for not taking enough initiatives, most of the people agree that their country would never prosper if the government wouldn’t exist. Most of the people like the idea of having a government that can get them and also give them justice when their rights are violated.
Government is one big authoritative body that people can appeal to when they feel something is not right with their lives. They can question the government for bringing up laws that they find they can also make sure that’s some rules that concern their interest are passed. But what makes the government strong enough is the set of leaders that run it and history has given a lot of very good examples to prove the fact that a firm and good leader can take the nation to great heights.
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- 10. Justin Trudeau, Canada
- 9. Jacob Zuma, South Africa
- 8. Angela Merkel, Germany
- 7. John Key, New Zealand
- 6. Xavier Bettel, Luxembourg
- 5. Michael higgins, Ireland
- 4. Tony Abbott, Australia
- 3. Barack Obama, United States
- 2. C Y Leung, Hong Kong
- 1. Lee Hsien Loong Singapore
So, here is a list of the top 10 highest paid or successful government leaders in the world
10. Justin Trudeau, Canada
Justin Trudeau is undoubtedly one of the hottest heads of the state to ever rule a country. He was born on Christmas Day of 1971 and is the 23rd Prime Minister of Canada. He assumed office on November 4 2015, and has ever since been the talk of Canada. Is said to be the second youngest Prime Minister after Joe Clark, and is also the eldest son of the former Canadian Prime Minister Pierre Trudeau.
9. Jacob Zuma, South Africa
Jacob Zuma is one of the most important leaders in the world as of now especially because he is the 4th president of South Africa who assumed office on 9th may 2009. He is a very famous statesman and was born on 12th April 1942 in South Africa. He represents the African National Congress and was the major member of the same during South Africa’s fight for independence. He was also reelected in the 2014 general election and is one of the most popular and successful leaders of South Africa after Nelson Mandela.
8. Angela Merkel, Germany
Just beautiful vice chancellor of Germany needs no introduction as Angela Merkel is one of the most famous stateswoman to ever grace her presence on German soil. She was born on 17th of July 1954 and is also very famous as one of the most popular research scientists of Germany. She got an advanced degree from the leaves University in physical chemistry, but opted to serve the nation and became the first woman chancellor of Germany in the 2005 federal election. She was also re elected several times and still continues to be the chancellor of Germany.
7. John Key, New Zealand
John Key is one of the most important faces of New Zealand politics. He was in office as the 38th Prime Minister of New Zealand from 27th November 2006 to 8 November 2008. He was born on 9th August 1961 in Auckland of New Zealand. He graduated from the University of Canterbury with a bachelor of commerce degree.
6. Xavier Bettel, Luxembourg
Xavier Bettel is the head of state of one of the most interesting countries of the world. Luxembourg is a very small country but it is still considered as one of the richest countries in terms of average income of its citizens. Xavier bettel was born on 3rd March 1973 and are served as the Prime Minister of Luxembourg since 4th December of 2013 where he succeeded John Claude juncker.
5. Michael higgins, Ireland
Michael higgins is one of the most important politicians of Ireland and is popular throughout the world because office extraordinary skills and tactics as a politician. He assumed office on 11th November 2011 as the 9th president of Ireland. He is alumni of the Indiana University and University of Manchester.
4. Tony Abbott, Australia
Tony Abbott is one of the most important Statesmen of Australia to ever grace the seat of the head of state in this super country. No less than Hollywood actor in appearance, Abbott assumed office on 18th September 2013. Syphilis test I’m on 15 September 2015 and still a major part of Australian politics. He attended the University of Sydney and later graduated from the Queen’s college in Oxford. He is one amongst the Top 10 Highest Paid Successful Government Leaders in The World 2017.
3. Barack Obama, United States
Everybody has to admit that this is one of the most popular names to make it to the list as Barack Obama was for about 8 years one of the strongest people in the world. Barack Obama is the president of United States who is zoom the office on January 20th 2009. By doing so he said a lot of records as he is the first African American President to ever grace the seat of the President of the United States. He is also the first President to be born outside the continental United States.
2. C Y Leung, Hong Kong
This extraordinary Statesman of Hong Kong needs no introduction as he was elected as the third Chief Executive of Hong Kong on 1st July 2012 when he preceded Donald Tsang. He was born on 12th August 1954 and is currently 62 years old. He graduated from the king’s college of Hong Kong are also attended Bristol Polytechnic. He is considered throughout the world as one of the richest heads of state.
1. Lee Hsien Loong Singapore
This extraordinary Statesman of Singapore is currently the richest head of state, which is quite surprised as he even succeeds Barack Obama in this list. Singapore is known as one of the richest countries in the world at least in terms of average. He assumed office on 12th August 2004 and was the third Prime Minister of Singapore when he did so.
So, here was a list of the top 10 highest paid successful government leaders of the world 2017.