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History of Africa

Parent Category: History
African History started out with the emergence of Homo sapiens in East Africa. It is full of internal and external pressures, famine, disease, and territorial conflicts that brought out distinct changes in African society. This category is for the chronicles, inferences and various aspects of African History.
native people to Rwanda and Burundi
Nikki Giovanni does not have a husband she believed non-marriage
You need to find a definition of 'apartheid'; talk about incidents  of 'apartheid' in history, and talk about the consequences of  'apartheid' and the ways in which it is still relevant today.
There are now 2 Congo's - Democratic Republic of Congo and the smaller Congo-Brazzaville.
Apartheid destroyed Africans traditions and put them into a  depression.
A large part of Africa belonged to the British. The first place  claimed in Africa by the British was The Gambia in 1783. Between  1880-1890 the United Kingdom gained most of its other African  holdings. After WWI ended in 1919 the British gained most of  Germany's colonies.    Here is a...
Sudan has been split most strongly in this regard, but Chad and  Mauritania have similar issues.
Africa is the second biggest continent in the world and is home to  the largest desert on Earth, the Sahara. Other major deserts found  in Africa are the Namib, Kalahari and the Libyan desert.
The Temple of Luxor was built in Egypt in 1650
He wrote a book about his family called"Root''
the impact of culture on development with special reference to contemporary nigeria
Basically he he made the decision that apartheid needed to be reformed, he dismantled petty apartheid laws and then announced the end of apartheid altogether. He released leaders of the black resistance, including Nelson Mandela. In addition, he signed the Pretoria Minote.
Europe has done nothing but good for Africa. I dont see Africa  shipping us food, clothes, clean water.
Sundiata keita died in 1255 (drowned)
Abolitionists were worried that the Emancipation Proclamation was  nothing more than a war measure. They feared it would carry no  weight after the American Civil War ended.
A 1936 Southern Rhodesia coin is worth about 50-80 dollars in very fine condition, I bought one at 41 dollars on ebay. very nice coins and rare.
There are over 2000 languages/ dialects on the African Continent.  Africa is not one single country with one single language!    A few examples are:    Swahili, Sango, Swazi, Chichewa, Somali, Africaans, Zulu, Venda,  Tsonga. Malagasy, Amharic, Ndebele, Kinyarwanda as well as English, ...
In the colonial age, every western country had to have a colony to be "in". Belgium became a part of King Leopold II PERSONAL treasure, it was called belgian Congo, but actually it was his personal possesion. He made Hugh profits with producing rubber and digging for diamants, selling it all, to...
she became a scientist for beauty supplies and hair care products.
  Nzinga Mbande also known as Ana de Sousa Nzinga Mbande, was a 17th century queen (muchino a muhatu) of the Ndongo and Matamba Kingdoms of the Mbundu people in southwestern Africa. Ngola was both a name and a title in Ndongo.   For the source and more detailed information concerning this...
With personal and legal means first (being a lawyer), then also political (member of ANC), military (armed wing of ANC) and diplomatic tools helped him to fight this system, together with the aid of millions of other people in South Africa and the rest of the world. He allowed the world to use him...
  Britain ran Kenya as a colony, with no African input from the late 19th Century.
schools in Uganda officially start at a half past eight am (08:30)
It is not known. There were many battles in the year that he died so it is likely that he died in one of those.
  They died   They followed moles and lived underground, and no one has seen them since. It is said that their children are mole people, half mole, half man.
Ethiopians work to earn money just like other parts of the world.  Some Ethiopians are farmers and herders and they may barter.
she married thomas SHE MARRIED THOMAS OK
They Would View It As Blacks Couldn't Do Anything Whites Did, And Blacks ALWAYS Got Arrested If They Stole
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Nelson Mandela was famously Christian, and his faith led many of  his political and humanitarian efforts. He was raised by a devout  Christian mother, so he did not convert, but rather grew up in the  faith.
Because they ran away from the people that had them.
MADAM C.J WALKER created the hair relaxer and many different hair products for especially black African American girls and women
They were Muslim pirates who operated from the North African Coast between the 11th and the 19th Century
Mansa Munsa and Askia the Great both had in common was that they both help spread the religion of Islam.
They were Killed By getting beaten to death
Quagga, a possibly extinct South African Donkey
The term 'apartheid' was coined in the late 1930s by the South African Bureau for Racial Affairs (SABRA), which called for a policy of 'separate development' of the races. But the architect behind it was Hendrik Vervood.
The 19th century European imperialism was mainly caused by the  desperate need of nations to secure their acquired territories and  colonies. Also, they needed to strengthen their military forces to  defend against possible invasion.
Commander H. Worsley Hill was the very first governor of the Gold  Coast. He was appointed in the year 1843 at the reinstatement of  the crown government.
They live in pigmy caves.
fact 1) raised 3 children (2 boys and 1 girl)fact 2)was a single motherfact 3)made face creme from pig skin, and horse tailfact 4)used to work for a factory called Macy's hair productsfact 5)children's names were Roger, Matthew, Virginia
the dinosaurs died by a meteorite. and went boom boom in my pants.
It depends on which time period. It was Spain, Baghdad. At one point it was Timbuktu. Currently, I think it's Cairo in Egypt. Hope this helps...
Nigeria is the name of the British colony in West Africa.
Ignorance, lack of initiative and accountability, poverty and low self-esteem. Generations which have a background of slavery cannot appreciate their success in life or even the success of their relatives or friends or same background and origin. Creativity is limited and devlopment life skills is...
it is located in north-west africa
the Italians invaded Ethiopia in world war two part of britans empire witch forced Britain to come into the war.
It also was a huge trading empire that came after Ghana and Mali.
in the 1400s it controlled trade and the trade of salt and gold in  West Africa
As of February 2013, Egypt's ruler is Mohammed Morsi and he was elected to office on June 24, 2012. This means he has been in power for about seven months.
Field Marshal Horatio Herbert Kitchener
The Mali Empire rises because Mali took Ghana over as it was falling and added it to their empire, and it actually rose to power in 1235 CE and it hasn't fallen yet.
  October 14, 1958 :)
She produced and sold hair products.
The soul of the deceased was weighed against a feather. If the soul was lighter, they had an afterlife. If the soul was heavier, it was fed to some type of monster.
Parts of South Africa were colonized by the Dutch in the 1650's.  These territories were all ceded to the UK in 1806.
It is Zanzibar. Tanzania derives from the names of two states, Tanganyika and Zanzibar that were united in 1964
the wheel and fireworks and gunpowder and silk
he did in fact rule fairly he gave gold to the poor when they needed it
The Sahara Desert.
i think it's just africa. some subcontinents of Africa are North Africa, West Africa, Central Africa, and Southern Africa. possibly Eastern Africa but I've never heard of it and it doesn't sound right to me.
The drug Mali is also known as Molly. This drug is the purest form of ecstasy. The drug is usually white and is considered a very powerful form ecstasy. This drug is not good for you.
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When the 15th amendment was ratified, it gave African Americans men  the legal right to vote as a United States citizen. The southern  states fought against allow the men to vote until the Voting Rights  Act was put into place.
In 1870, the 15th Amendment to the US Constitution gave freed  slaves and all black men the right to vote. However, in practice,  they were prevented from voting by what are known as Jim Crow laws,  which required them to meet difficult and sometimes impossible  criteria.
there were africans still revolting
yes mansa musa did rule mali
The Rwandan Civil War took place between 1990 and 1993.  Significantly, it was the major cause of the Rwandan Genocide of  1994. In both of those related conflicts, around 900,000 people  died.
African-Americans are US citizens whose ancestors are (usually) from the continent of Africa. Africans who live in an African country would be referred to by their country of citizenship (e.g., Namibians, Kenyans) and would not be called African-Americans. An African-American visiting Africa would...
Not all slaves were born in Africa. Slaves did not all have to be black. They could be any race or color.
i think he was important because he was the father of black history