4,500 Year-Old Egyptian Boat Unearthed At Abusir Pyramids Site
A funeral boat dating to approximately 2,550 B.C. was unearthed in Egypt by archaeologists. At the Abusir pyramids site south of Cairo, a team found the 4,500-year-old remains of the wooden vessel, wh...
This Day In History-1905 World’s Largest Diamond Found
On January 25, 1905, at the Premier Mine in Pretoria, South Africa, a 3,106-carat diamond is discovered during a routine inspection by the mine’s superintendent. Weighing 1.33 pounds, and christened t...
Why Do Couples Exchange Rings With Vows? The Elusive Ancient Origins Of Wedding Rings
The image of a couple exchanging rings during a wedding ceremony is instantly recognizable, and is held as an ancient tradition. A ring on a certain finger indicates that the wearer is married, but ma...
Ben Carson: Archaeologists Are Wrong, The Pyramids Were Built To Store Grain
GOP frontrunner Ben Carson, in a 1998 commencement address, floated his own personal theory that the pyramids in Egypt were built by Joseph -- the biblical patriarch known for his coat of many colors ...
History of Egypt
the wonderful history of all the time. the history of Egypt is the longest continuous history, as a unified state, of any country in the world. Ancient Egypt...
History of Morocco
http://histoire-du-maroc.c.la L'homme est déjà présent, vers 800 000 av. J-C, sur le virage Atlantique, comme le témoignent les outils retrouvés à Casablanca...
4,500 Year-Old Egyptian Boat Unearthed At Abusir Pyramids Site
A funeral boat dating to approximately 2,550 B.C. was unearthed in Egypt by archaeologists. At the Abusir pyramids site south of Cairo, a team found the 4,500-year-old remains of the wooden vessel, wh...
Oral History in Modern Mali
Circa 1230s-1600s, the Mali Empire was created in Western Africa along the Niger River. Often associated with being founded by Sunjata Keita, the history of Mali is extremely based on oral history. Th...
This Day In History-1905 World’s Largest Diamond Found
On January 25, 1905, at the Premier Mine in Pretoria, South Africa, a 3,106-carat diamond is discovered during a routine inspection by the mine’s superintendent. Weighing 1.33 pounds, and christened t...
Thilas
Thilas (or tjilas, Djilas Tilas, etc.) was an ancient title of nobility used in the Serer pre-colonial Kingdoms of Sine, Saloum and previously the Kingdom of Baol, which are all now part of modern-day...
History of Rhodesia (1965–79)
The history of Rhodesia from 1965 to 1979 covers Rhodesia's time as a state unrecognised by the international community following the predominantly white minority government's Unilateral Declaration o...
History of Rhodesia (1965–79) - Wikipedia
Liberian Declaration of Independence
The Liberian Declaration of Independence is a document adopted by the Liberian Constitutional Convention on 16 July 1847 to announce that the Commonwealth of Liberia, a colony founded and controlled b...
1963 Togolese coup d'état
The 1963 Togolese coup d'état was a military coup that occurred in the country of Togo on 13 January 1963. The coup leaders (notably Emmanuel Bodjolle, Étienne Eyadéma and Kléber Dadjo) took over gove...
1963 Togolese coup d'état - Wikipedia
The Royal House of Jogo Siga Joof
The Royal House of Jogo Siga Joof (Serer : Mbin Jogo Siga Juuf, other variation : Keur Diogo Siga, etc.) was the second royal house founded by the Joof family during the Guelowar dynastic period ...
The Royal House of Jogo Siga Joof - Wikipedia
Pichinglis
Pichinglis, commonly referred to by its speakers as Pichi and formally known as Fernando Po Creole (Fernandino), is an Atlantic English-lexicon Creole language spoken on the island of Bioko, Equatoria...
Pichinglis - Wikipedia
List of ministers of the Belgian Congo
This is a list of ministers of the Belgian Congo, from 1908, when the Congo Free State became the Belgian Congo, to 1960 with the independence of the Republic of the Congo. Up until 1923, the Belgian ...
List of rulers of Maravi
List of Rulers of Maravi (Malawi):(The name Malawi is derived from the name of the state of Maravi)
Elections in Swaziland
Swaziland elects a national legislature. The Parliament of Swaziland (or Libandla) has two chambers: the House of Assembly has 65 members, 55 members elected out of candidates nominated by traditional...
History of the Republic of the Congo
The history of the Republic of the Congo has been marked by diverse civilisations: indigenous, French and post-independence.
The earliest inhabitants of the region comprising present-day Congo wer...
History of the Republic of the Congo - Wikipedia