Assassinations in Africa- A compiled list of African assassination attempts that succeeded and resulted in the loss of notable people in the country. These assassinated Africans were important people who were murdered, mostly for ideological or political reasons. We've included assassinations across Africa including Sudan and South Africa. History shows that historic African assassinations were carried out mainly using swords, but later matured to complex methods of killing, like poisoning, suicide bombing, sniper attacks etc,. Feel free to use this list as a basis for your own political or people list.