Mauritius - much more than a honeymooner's paradise
The utterance of the word ‘Mauritius’ is often followed by visions of turquoise waters and powdery beaches. While Mauritius is perfect for a luxury holiday or honeymoon, it offers so much more to visi...
Rhodesia
A pieceful and friendly nation, not destroyed by international terrorism but by international politism. The scenes in this film are from mid seventies. Pleas...
Rhodesia Unafraid (Part 1/2) - newrhodesian.net - YouTube
Mar 16, 2010 ... A Rhodesian documentary made in 1978 - in the height of the Rhodesian Bush War. This video was never seen ever since until now.
Anglo-Egyptian Sudan
Anglo-Egyptian Sudan (Arabic: السودان الإنجليزي المصري‎ as-Sūdān al-Inglīzī al-Maṣrī) referred to the manner by which Sudan was administered between 1899 and 1956, when it was a con...
Anglo-Egyptian Sudan - Wikipedia
Basutoland
Basutoland was a British Crown colony established in 1884 after the Cape Colony's inability to control the territory. It was divided into seven administrative districts; Berea, Leribe, Maseru...
British Cameroons
British Cameroons was a British Mandate territory in British West Africa. Today, the territory forms parts of Nigeria in West Africa and Cameroon in Central Africa.
The area of present-day Came...
British Cameroons - Wikipedia
British Somaliland
British Somaliland (Somali: Dhulka Biritishka ee Soomaaliya, Arabic: الصومال البريطاني Al-Sumal Al-Britaniy‎) was a British protectorate in present-day northwestern Somalia. For...
British Somaliland - Wikipedia
British West Africa
British West Africa was the collective name for British colonies in West Africa during the colonial period, either in the general geographical sense or more specifically those comprised in a formal co...
British West Africa - Wikipedia
Cape Colony
The Cape Colony (Dutch: Kaapkolonie) was a British colony in present-day South Africa and Namibia, named for the Cape of Good Hope. The British colony was preceded by an earlier Dutch colony...
Cape Colony - Wikipedia
Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland
The Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland, also known as the Central African Federation (CAF), was a semi-independent federation of three southern African territories – the self-governing British ...
Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland - Wikipedia
Kenya Colony
Kenya was the name given to describe two former jurisdictions, the Colony of Kenya and the Protectorate of Kenya, which were both administered as parts of the British Empire. It comprised mostly the t...
Mauritius
57°30′E / 20.2°S 57.5°E / -20.2; 57.5 Mauritius (/məˈrɪʃəs/; French: Maurice), officially the Republic of Mauritius (French: Répu...
Colony of Natal
The Colony of Natal was a British colony in south-eastern Africa. It was proclaimed a British colony on 4 May 1843 after the British government had annexed the Boer Republic of Natalia, and o...
Colony of Natal - Wikipedia
Northern Rhodesia
Northern Rhodesia was a protectorate in south central Africa, formed in 1911 by amalgamating the two earlier protectorates of North-Western Rhodesia and North-Eastern Rhodesia. It was initially admini...
Northern Rhodesia - Wikipedia
Nyasaland
Nyasaland, or the Nyasaland Protectorate (/ˈnjɑːsɑːˌlænd/ or /naɪˈæsəˌlænd/), was a British protectorate located in Africa, which was established in 1907 when the former British Central Africa Protect...
Nyasaland - Wikipedia
Rhodesia
Rhodesia (/roʊˈdiːʒə/, rə-DEE-zhə), officially the Republic of Rhodesia from 1970 to 1979, was an unrecognised state located in southern Africa. From 1965 to 1979, it comprised the region now...
Rhodesia - Wikipedia
Tanganyika Territory
Tanganyika was a United Kingdom administered territory from 1916 until 1961. The UK initially administered the territory as an occupying power with the Royal Navy and British Indian infantry seizing t...
British Togoland
British Togoland officially Mandate Territory of Togoland and later officially Trust Territory of Togoland was a territory in West Africa, under the administration of the United Kingdom. Initially it ...
British Togoland - Wikipedia
Uganda Protectorate
The British Protectorate of Uganda was a protectorate of the British Empire from 1894 to 1962. In 1893 the Imperial British East Africa Company transferred its administration rights of territory consi...
Uganda Protectorate - Wikipedia
King's African Rifles
The King's African Rifles (KAR) was a multi-battalion British colonial regiment raised from Britain's various possessions in British East Africa in the present-day African Great Lakes region from 1902...
King's African Rifles - Wikipedia
Somaliland campaign (1920)
The Somaliland campaign of 1920 was the final British expedition against the Dervish forces of Mohammed Abdullah Hassan (often called the "Mad Mullah" derogatorily by British ), the Somali religious l...
Somaliland campaign (1920) - Wikipedia
British East Africa 1896
British East Africa 1896 is a Battle Honour awarded to the 24th (Baluchistan) (Duchess of Connaught's Own) Regiment of Bombay Infantry; an infantry battalion of the British Indian Army, which particip...
British East Africa 1896 - Wikipedia
History of Anglo-Egyptian Sudan
This article discusses the history of Anglo-Egyptian Sudan during the history of Sudan from 1899 to 1955. In January 1899, an Anglo-Egyptian agreement restored Egyptian rule in Sudan but as part of a ...
History of Anglo-Egyptian Sudan - Wikipedia
Armitage Report
The Armitage Report was a report into the actions of the Nyasaland government in declaring a State of Emergency in March 1959 and the aftermath of that declaration. It was supposed to have been prepar...
Somaliland Camel Corps
The Somaliland Camel Corps (SCC) also referred to as the Somali Camel Corps, was a unit of the British Army based in British Somaliland. It lasted from the early 20th century until 1944.
In 1888, ...
Somaliland Camel Corps - Wikipedia
Heligoland–Zanzibar Treaty
The Heligoland–Zanzibar Treaty (German: Helgoland-Sansibar-Vertrag; also known as the Anglo-German Agreement of 1890) was an agreement signed on 1 July 1890 between Germany and Great Britain. Ge...
Heligoland–Zanzibar Treaty - Wikipedia
Anglo-Portuguese Treaty of 1891
The Anglo-Portuguese Treaty of 1891 was an agreement between the United Kingdom and Portugal which fixed the boundaries between the British Central Africa Protectorate, (now Malawi), and the territori...
The Rhodes Colossus
The Rhodes Colossus is an iconic editorial cartoon of the Scramble for Africa period, depicting British colonialist Cecil Rhodes as a giant standing over the continent.The cartoon was drawn by Edward ...
The Rhodes Colossus - Wikipedia
Pink Map
The Pink Map (Portuguese: Mapa cor-de-rosa), also known as the Rose-Coloured Map, was a document prepared in 1885 to represent Portugal's claim of sovereignty over a land corridor connecting their...
Anglo-Egyptian War (1882)
The Anglo-Egyptian War occurred in 1882 between Egyptian and Sudanese forces under Ahmed ‘Urabi and the United Kingdom. It ended a nationalist uprising against the khedive Tewfik Pasha and vastly expa...