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.
History of Libya as Italian colony
The history of Libya as an Italian colony began in the 1910s and lasted until February 1947, when Italy officially lost all the colonies of the former Italian Empire. It can be divided in two periods:...
History of Libya as Italian colony - Wikipedia
Southern Rhodesia
The Colony of Southern Rhodesia was a self-governing British colony located south of the Zambezi and north of the Limpopo River in southern Africa that existed from 1923 to 1980. Following i...
Southern Rhodesia - Wikipedia
Committee for the Relief of the Black Poor
The Committee for the Relief of the Black Poor was a charitable organization founded in London in 1786 to provide sustenance for distressed people of African and Asian origin. It became a crucial orga...
Postage stamps and postal history of the Niassa Company
This is a survey of the postage stamps and postal history of the Nyassa Company.The Nyassa Company, in Portuguese the Companhia do Nyassa, and sometimes spelled "Niassa", was a royal company in the Po...
Postage stamps and postal history of the Niassa Company - Wikipedia
Italian Somaliland rupia
The Somali rupia (plural: rupie, Somali: روپيا) was the currency in Italian Somaliland from 1909 to 1925. It was subdivided into 64 bese (singular: besa, Somali: بيزا), mirroring the Indian rupee whic...
Italian Somaliland rupia - Wikipedia
Bundu, Senegal
Bundu (also Bondu, Bondou and Boundou) was a state in West Africa, later a French protectorate dependent on the colony of Senegal. It lay between the Falémé River and the upper course of the Gambia Ri...
Bundu, Senegal - Wikipedia
French Guinea
French Guinea (French: Guinée française) was a French colonial possession in West Africa. Its borders, while changed over time, were in 1958 those of the independent nation of Guinea.French Guinea...
French Guinea - 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
Union Minière du Haut Katanga
The Union Minière du Haut-Katanga ("Mining Union of Upper Katanga"), often abbreviated to UMHK, was a Belgian mining company, once operating in Katanga, in what is now the Democratic Republic of the C...
Union Minière du Haut Katanga - Wikipedia
Treaty of Butre
The Treaty of Butre between the Netherlands and Ahanta was signed at Butre (historical spelling: Boutry), Dutch Gold Coast on 27 August 1656. The treaty regulated the jurisdiction of the Netherlands a...
Treaty of Butre - Wikipedia
Bondelswarts affair
The Bondelswarts affair was a controversial violent incident in South Africa's League of Nations Mandate of South West Africa.In 1917, the South African mandatory administration had created a tax on d...
Orange River Colony
The Orange River Colony was the British colony created after Britain first occupied (1900) and then annexed (1902) the independent Orange Free State in the Second Boer War. The colony ceas...
Orange River Colony - 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...
French West Africa
French West Africa (French: Afrique occidentale française, AOF) was a federation of eight French colonial territories in Africa: Mauritania, Senegal, French Sudan (now Mali), French Guinea, Côte d...
French West Africa - Wikipedia
Treaty of Axim
The Treaty of Axim was concluded between the Netherlands and the chiefs of Axim in the western region of the Gold Coast (West Africa) and signed at Fort St. Anthony near Axim on 17 February 1642. The ...
Treaty of Axim - Wikipedia
List of colonial governors of Mozambique
PreludeIn 1498 Portuguese ships under Vasco da Gama visited Mozambique Island and several other towns on the East African coast. In 1500, Sancho de Tovar was the first Portuguese captain to sight (bu...