Friday, November 25, 2016
FIDEL CASTRO OF CUBA, DEAD AT 90 YEARS OLD.
Icheoku says he was a great man who stood firm for what he believed in; admitted his critics and detractors would rather diminish him as a despot and human rights violator in chief. Whatever may be anyone's opinion, he maintained a presence in the world stage throughout his 32 years hold unto power in Havana. He loved his country.
Fidel Alejandro Castro Ruz aka Fidel Castro was born in August 13, 1926 and died on November 25, 2016 of old age related infirmities. He was Prime Minister of Cuba from 1959 to 1976 and then elected president of Cuba in 1976 until 2008 when he voluntarily stepped down for his brother Raul Castro who is the current president of Cuba. Like all mortals, he has now gone to join those who transited before him including his friend and former president of Venezuela, Hugo Chavez. Icheoku says rest in peace Castro.