Idi Amin, President of Uganda in the Africans used to carry Europeans, but now Europeans are carrying us. Now we are the masters." Amin was a dictator and tyrant and when he fled Uganda its economy was in ruins.
Even though Idi Amin Dada ruled Uganda for only eight years from 1971 to he took full advantage of his time in command to put his wrath on display. Roughly half a million people lost their lives due to extrajudicial killings and genocide during this time.
Why Idi Amin Dada Was Known as the 'Butcher of Uganda'