Ramzan Kadyrov has been in office as President of the Chechen Republic since 2007. First, he was the First Deputy Prime Minister, and later he was the acting Prime Minister. Kadyrov is a cruel autocrat who has been responsible for the kidnapping, torture, and murder of gay men, civil rights advocates, and political dissidents.
Ramzan Kadyrov Early Life
On October 5th, 1976, in what was then Tsentaroy, Chechen-Ingush ASSR, in the Soviet Union, Ramzan Kadyrov entered the world. Two sisters, Zargan and Zulay, and a brother, Zelimkhan, who passed away in 2004, round up his family. He is the youngest son and second child of Akhmad and Armani. As a child, Kadyrov worked hard to impress his imam father and become as successful as he was.
Ramzan Kadyrov Personal Life
In 1996, Kadyrov wed fashion designer Medni Musaevna. They have a total of 12 children, including Adam, Eli, Aishat, Khutmat, Khadizhat, and Ashura. Kadyrov is said to have two other wives, Fatima Khazuyeva and Aminat Akhmatova. He is a prominent proponent of polygamy in Muslim-majority Russian republics. When Fatima, his second wife, was 14 years old and competing in a beauty competition in 2006, he met her there.
Some of Kadyrov’s favorite pastimes are equestrian competition, boxing, and MMA. He opened Fight Club Akhmat (after his dad’s name) in 2014. Kadyrov has come into difficulties because of his involvement in MMA, specifically because of a tournament he arranged in which minors participated.
Meeting with Head of Chechnya Ramzan Kadyrov https://t.co/4NqbuEYcO7 pic.twitter.com/Gb7sRk3DFP
— President of Russia (@KremlinRussia_E) June 15, 2018
Ramzan Kadyrov Net Worth
The Chechen leader Ramzan Kadyrov is worth an estimated $100 million. Ramzan Kadyrov has been in office as President of the Chechen Republic since 2007.
Kadyrov and his father fought against the Russians in the First Chechen War in the mid-1990s. In the years following World War II, he drove and protected his Mufti father. Kadyrov and his family defected to the Russian side at the start of the Second Chechen War in 1999, and Kadyrov went on to lead his militia with help from the Russian Federal Security Service. The name Kadyrovites was given to his paramilitary organization.
Deputy Prime Minister
The first President of the Chechen Republic, Kadyrov’s father was killed in May 2004. Kadyrov took power in late 2003.
Kadyrov was then promoted to the position of First Deputy Prime Minister of the Chechen Republic. Almost immediately after coming to power, he began abusing it; in early 2005, when Kadyrov’s sister was in jail, he led a group of around 150 armed men in a raid on the Khasavyurt City Police station.
Ramzan Kadyrov Education
Kadyrov graduated from the Makhachkala Institute of Business and Law with a law degree in 2004—the same year he was named First Deputy Prime Minister. A few years later, he graduated from Dagestan State Technical University with a Doctor of Philosophy in economics. Kadyrov received his Ph.D. in economics from Dagestan State University in 2015.
Ramzan Kadyrov Car Collection
Ramzan has a wide variety of cars in his collection. A Lamborghini Reventón, one of just twenty ever made, cost him $2 million, and it is part of his collection. Go to TheActiveNewsCom for the latest news and updates.