Are the Bantu in Angola?

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The Bantu are the dominant ethnic group in Angola divided (often widely) into nine different tribal units with changing allegiances and each claiming soverignty over specific areas and political arenas within the Nation.
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What was the bantu migration?

Bantu migrations was important in many ways. It spread culture, language, and different ways of doing things. Also, other people learn about iron making and the the people married and shared agriculture

How did Angola get its name?

Angola's name derives from the Kimbundu word for king. The areaunderwent many changes of control over history and is still in astate of unrest.

Where did the Bantu come from?

That's just a very general term for the more than 300, possibly 600ethnic African groups of people that speak a variety of Bantulanguages. See more information at the Related Wikipedia Link listed below:

Who is the leader of Angola?

José Eduardo dos Santos is the President of Angola. Prime Minister Paulo Kassoma was appointed by the president.

Imperialism in Angola?

The harsh treatment by the imperialists caused the people to riseup in revolt. They proceeded to extract Angola's natural resources,then sold their own products to the colony, in an effort to destroythe local economy. On a positive note, Portugal shared theirculture with the colonized people, and bu (MORE)

Who were the bantu?

The Bantu are groups of negroid peoples of different tribes living in Equatorial and southern Africa. .

Is there an Angola Sea?

No. There is an offshore area in the Atlantic that Angola claims as its coastal waters, and articles relating to the discovery of oil off Angola's coast sometimes use the term Angola sea. In this application, it is used just to denote the Angola territorial waters. That's with the small "s" in sea. (MORE)

What did the bantu tribe create?

The Bantu tribe is known for creating linguistic clusters. TheBantu peoples live in Africa, in primarily the Great Lakes andSouthern Africa.

What does the word bantu mean in English?

according to the site i found........ BANTU (noun) The noun BANTU has 2 senses: 1. a member of any of a large number of linguistically related peoples of Central and South Africa (or it means family!) hope it helped!

What is Bantu?

A group of South and Central African native languages and the natives who belong to that group

Who is the President of Angola?

José Eduardo dos Santos is the President of Angola. He firsttook this position on 1979 September 10 after the death of thefirst president Agostinho Neto. Dos Santos was officially electedby the people on 1992 September 30 after an attemptedreconciliation in the Angolan civil war. Unfortunately t (MORE)

Who claimed Angola?

Angola is an African country located below Congo and next toZambia. It was claimed by Portugal during the 1880s CE.

When was Angola founded?

The region was colonized by the Portuguese beginning in the 16th century and became an overseas province in 1951. It became independent from Portugal on 11 November 1975.

What are facts about Angola?

Angola's motto is 'Virtus Unita Fortior' Which is Latin for Virtue is stronger when united . Angola is about twice the size of Texas

What is the location of Angola?

South-central Africa - bordered by the Dem. Nat. Rep. of Congo and Namibia Angola's absolute location is ( 12 * 30 ' S / 18 * 30 ' E ) .

Where did the Bantus migrate to?

From northern Africa to South Africa excluding the Cape region. They were/are known as Nguni people and are renowned for their cattle also known as Nguni.

Is Angola in Portugal?

no...Angola and Portugal are two different countries. Portugal is in Europe and Angola in Africa

What animals are in Angola?

Animals that live in the country of Angola include giraffes,elephants, hyenas, and lions. Other animals include zebras,buffalo, and rhinos.

What is an exclave of Angola?

Cabinda is an exclave of Angola. It covers a total of 2,810 squaremiles and its capital city is also called Cabinda.

What is the bantu empire?

There are more than 60 million people who speak Bantu as their native language. They live primarily in the regions that straddle the equator and continue southward into southern Africa where it is believed they migrated to. [an error occurred while processing this directive] It is believed that the (MORE)

Where were the Bantu located?

Bantu is a group of south and central African native languages. There are about 400 groups of people sharing a Bantu language. In southern Africa one language example is Zulu, in central Africa the language example is Shono, in eastern Africa the language example is Baganda

Are native Angola people Bantu?

The demographics of the various tribal elements is rarely as simple as Bantu and Non-Bantu with each of the 9 Bantu Tribal Units claiming an individual legacy. In addition the 500,000 former Portugese citizen have largely abandoned Angola which some had considered their home for almost 500 years. On (MORE)

How is Angola governed?

It is a Communist State closely aligned with China economically since the collapse of the Soviet Union.

Why are bantu important?

Bantu is a term to describe some 300 to 600 ethnic groups who speak Bantu languages from Central and Eastern to South Africa. The largest individual group are the Zulu with 10 millions of people. There are about 250 languages in all spoken by 60 million people

What are facts about the Bantu peoples?

Bantu translates to "The people". They migrated from Nigeriabetween 3000 B.C. until the 4th century A.D. At least 120 millionBantu. There are two linguistic branches of the Bantu. Eastern andWestern. Bantu were subject to Apartheid in South Africa.

Does Angola have a president?

Yes, Angola is a republic where the president (as of 2012) is the leader of the party with the most representatives. Previously, Angolans directly elected their president.

Where is the nation Angola?

The Republic of Angola is in southwestern Africa. Its borders are the Atlantic Ocean to the west, the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC, formerly Zaire) to the north and east, and to the south is Namibia. A small, isolated region belonging to Angola called the territory of Cabinda is north of th (MORE)

What religion do Bantu people speak?

The Bantu people don't speak religion. Furthermore, Bantu is a group of languages, not an ethnic group. People who speak Bantu languages practice many different religions.

Where is Angola prison?

Angola prison, formally known as Louisiana State penitentiary, is located in Angola, Louisiana. If you look at the state of Louisiana on a map, the prison is located just north of the elbow of the state.

Who are bantu negro?

they are people from the democratic republic of the Congo. Most of the Congolese are bantu negroes and speak languages belonging to the large bantu negroes group. they are tall and have curly hair. they follow traditional lifestyles. they enjoy music and dance. On special occasions they wear colorfu (MORE)

Why were the bantu people so important?

It is unclear when exactly the spread of Bantu-speakers began from their core area as hypothesized ca. 5,000 years ago. By 3,500 years ago (1500 B.C.) in the west, Bantu-speaking communities had reached the great Central African rain forest, and by 2,500 years ago (500 B.C.) pioneering groups had em (MORE)

What was the cradle land of the Bantu?

Historians, particularly Bantuists, have since discovered that the Bantu cradle was in West Africa in the borderlands between Nigeria and Cameroon. In this area, the Mambilla Region spanning this border has been the point from which virtually all the peoples in the areas to the south of it, southwes (MORE)

Is Swahili a Bantu language?

The Swahili language or Kiswahili is a Bantu language spoken by various ethnic groups that inhabit several large stretches of the Mozambique Channel coastline from northern Kenya to northern Mozambique.

Who clamied Angola?

Angola is an a country that is found in southern Africa. Thecountry was colonized by Portugal.

What was the significance of the bantu-?

The migrations of the Bantus were related to agriculture and iron-working in a continuous reciprocal process. The developing of agriculture expanded Bantu populations; iron tools and weapons provided means to acquire new lands.\n.