What are the colonies of Africa?

Here's a list of African colonies and possessions with their dates of independence and their modern-day names:
  • Belgian Congo (Democratic Republic of the Congo)-1960
  • Ruanda-Urundi (Rwanda and Burundi)-1962
  • Mauritania (Mauritania)-1960
  • Senegal (Senegal)-1960
  • French Sudan (Mali)-1960
  • French Guinea (Guinea)-1958
  • Ivory Coast (Ivory Coast)-1960
  • Niger (Niger)-1960
  • French Upper Volta (Burkina Faso)-1958
  • French Dahomey (Benin)-1960
  • Togo (Togoland)-1960
  • Gabon (Gabon)-1960
  • French Cameroons (Cameroon)-1960
  • Ubangi-Shari (Central African Republic)-1958
  • French Chad (Chad)-1960
  • French Equatorial Africa (Republic of Africa)-1960
  • French Algeria (Algeria)-1962
  • French Protectorate of Tunisia (Tunisia)-1956
  • French Protectorate of Morocco (Morocco)-1956
  • Madagascar (Madagascar)-1960
  • Comoros (Comoros)-1975
  • French Afars and Issas (Djibouti)-1977
  • South-West Africa (Namibia)-1990
  • Italian North Africa & Italian Libya (Libya)-1943
  • Eritrea (Eritrea)-1991-93
  • Trust Territory of Somalia (Somalia)-1960
  • Italian Ethiopia (Ethiopia)- 1941
  • Portuguese Angola (Angola)-1975
  • Portuguese Congo (Cabinda province of Angola)-1975
  • Portuguese Mozambique (Mozambique)-1975
  • Portuguese Guinea (Guinea-Bissau)-1974
  • Cape Verde (Cape Verde)-1975
  • Sao Tome and Principe (Sao Tome and Principe)-1975
  • Spanish Morocco (Morocco)-1956
  • Ifni (Morocco)-1969
  • Spanish Sahara (Western Sahara)-1975
  • Spanish Guinea (Equatorial Guinea)-1968
  • Egypt (Egypt)-1922
  • Anglo-Egyptian Sudan (Sudan and South Sudan)-1956
  • British Somaliland (Somalia)-1960
  • Kenya Colony (Kenya)-1963
  • Uganda Protectorate (Uganda)-1962
  • Tanganyika (Tanzania)-1961
  • Bechuanaland (Botswana)-1966
  • Southern Rhodesia (Zimbabwe)-1980
  • Northern Rhodesia (Zambia)- 1964
  • South Africa (South Africa)-1910
  • The Gambia (Gambia)-1965
  • Sierra Leone (Sierra Leone)-1961
  • Nigeria (Nigeria)-1960
  • British Togoland (Ghana)-1956
  • British Cameroons (Cameroons and Nigeria)-1961
  • Gold Coast (Ghana)-1957
  • Nyasaland (Malawi)-1964
  • Basutoland (Lesotho)-1966
  • Swaziland (Swaziland)-1968