African History

THE BANNA PEOPLE OF ETHIOPIA

The Banna, sometimes also called Bana or Benna, are a semi nomadic indigenous group who lives in the lower Omo Valley in Ethiopia and consists of about 10,000 people. The Banna are closely linked to the nearby tribe of the Hamer from which, according to the most accredited theory on the origins of the Banna, […]

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African History

History Of The Maasai Tribe: What You Don’t Know

INTRODUCTIONThe Maasai people originated in South Sudan. Their language, known as Maa, is the southernmost of the Nilotic group, including idioms spoken in Ethiopia and Sudan. They migrated to their current homeland between Southern Kenya and Northern Tanzania during the late 17th and early 18th centuries. They displaced some of the other tribes that had […]

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African History

History Of The Kingdom Of Kush

Established after the Bronze Age collapse and the disintegration of the New Kingdom of Egypt, it was centered at Napata in its early phase. After King Kashta (“the Kushite”) invaded Egypt in the 8th century BC, the Kushite kings ruled as pharaohs of the Twenty-fifth dynasty of Egypt for a century, until they were expelled […]

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African History

THE TRANSATLANTIC SLAVE TRADE AND THE ARAB SLAVE TRADE: THE SUFFERINGS AND MELANCHOLY OF AFRICAN ANCESTORS IN THE HANDS OF EUROPEAN CHRISTIANS AND ARAB MUSLIMS

The Transatlantic Slave trade was the second greatest evil unleashed on Africans starting from the 15th century. This tragedy caused Africans pains for over 400 years. Many Africans lost their families, culture, tradition, ancestral teachings and relations. After the end of the inhuman trade, many Africans in America could not trace their way back rather […]

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African History

THE WEALTH OF THE WEST WAS BUILT ON AFRICA’S EXPLOITATION

The 500 years of European slavery and colonialism seriously harmed the African economy, damaged the African societal structures and undermined the psychological self-assurance of Africans. Africa’s per capita income as a percentage of the per capita income of the West declined from 55% in 1500, to 22% in 1913 to 6% today. • Muslim slave […]

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Politics

HOW FRANCE IS SIPHONING MONEY OF AFRICAN STATES..

It is estimated that France now holds nearly $500 billion every year of African countries’ money in its treasury and will do anything to keep it. Moreover, the African countries do not have access to this money – These are Benin, Burkina Faso, Senegal, Cote d’Ivoire, Mali, Niger, Togo, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Guinea Bissau, […]

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