King
A monarch is the sovereign head of state in a monarchy. A monarch may exercise the most and highest authority in the state or others may wield that power on behalf of the monarch. Typically a monarch ...
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How Socialism ruined AFRICA
Considering capitalism to be equal to colonialism, Africa’s founding fathers rejected it and adopted marxist-socialism in the 1960s. Foreign companies were nationalised, state-owned enterprises were c...
History of Africa
History of Africa.
Monarchy
A monarchy is a form of government in which sovereignty is actually or nominally embodied in 1 or several individual(s) reigning until death or abdication. They are called the monarchs. Forms of monar...
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Monarchies in Africa
There are hundreds of monarchies in Africa; that is: either actually or nominally self-governing states, territories, or nations on the continent of Africa where supreme power resides with an individu...
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History of Africa
The history of Africa begins with the prehistory of Africa and the emergence of Homo sapiens in East Africa, continuing into the present as a patchwork of diverse and politically developing nation sta...
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Monarchies in Europe
There are currently twelve (12) sovereign monarchies in Europe: the Principality of Andorra, the Kingdom of Belgium, the Kingdom of Denmark, the Principality of Liechtenstein, the Grand Duchy of Luxem...
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Monarchies in Asia
Asia has more monarchs than any other continent.
Monarchies in Asia - Wikipedia
Monarchies in the Americas
There are 13 monarchies in the Americas; that is: self-governing states and territories in North and South America which have a monarch as head of state. Each is a constitutional monarchy, wherein th...
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W`ZB
W`ZB (vocalized as Wa`zeb) or Ella Gabaz was a king of Axum (flourished mid 6th century). He uses the name "Ella Gabaz" on his coinage, but calls himself W`ZB in an inscription where he states he is t...
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Mau Mau Uprising
The Mau Mau Uprising, also known as the Mau Mau Revolt, Mau Mau Rebellion or Kenya Emergency, was a military conflict that took place in Kenya between 1952 and 1960. It involved Kikuyu-dominated group...
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Siege of Alexandria (641)
The major Mediterranean port of Alexandria, the capital of the province of Egypt, was permanently seized from the (Eastern Roman, or) Byzantine Empire by forces of the Rashidun Caliphate in the middle...
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List of shortest-reigning monarchs
A monarch is the person who heads a monarchy, normally ruling for life, or until abdication or deposition. There are some monarchs whose reigns were notably short. Many of these monarchs acceded to th...
List of shortest-reigning monarchs - Wikipedia
List of Kings of Burundi
This page contains two versions of the list of Kings of Burundi, the traditional version before 1680 and the modern genealogy. The regnal names of Burundian sovereigns, titled Mwami, followed a cycle:...
List of Kings of Burundi - Wikipedia
List of longest-reigning monarchs
This is the list of the longest-reigning monarchs of all time, detailing monarchs and lifelong leaders who reigned for more than 50 years, sorted by length of reign.
List of longest-reigning monarchs - Wikipedia
Portuguese Mozambique
Portuguese Mozambique or Portuguese East Africa are the common terms by which 'Mozambique' is designated when referring to the historic period when it was a Portuguese overseas territory. For...
Portuguese Mozambique - Wikipedia
History of the Sahara
This video over the Sahara and the Middle East was taken by the crew of Expedition 29 on board the International Space Station.The Sahara (Arabic: الصحراء الكبرى‎, sa'hrāʾ al-Kubrā , 'the ...
History of the Sahara - Wikipedia
Medieval Africa
The history of Africa begins with the emergence of Homo sapiens in East Africa, and continues into the present as a patchwork of diverse and politically developing nation states. The recorded history ...
Medieval Africa - Wikipedia
Bartolomeu Dias
Bartolomeu Dias ([baɾtuluˈmew ˈdi.ɐʃ]; Anglicized: Bartholomew Diaz; c. 1451 – 29 May 1500), a nobleman of the Portuguese royal household, was a Portuguese explorer. He sailed around the southern...
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Moremi Ajasoro
Moremi Ajasoro, Princess of the Yoruba, was a figure of high significance in the history of the Yoruba peoples of West Africa. She was a member-by-marriage of the royal family of Emperor Oduduwa, the ...
Abu Thabit Amir
Abu Thabit Amir (أبو ثابت عامر abū θābit ʿāmir) (1283 – 28 July 1308) was a Marinid ruler of Morocco for around a year. Son or grandson of Abu Yaqub Yusuf, whom he succeeded in 1307.
The Marinid ...
2012 East DR Congo conflict
The M23 rebellion was fighting that occurred between the March 23 Movement and the government in North Kivu, Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) since the formal end of the Second Congo War in 2003...
2012 East DR Congo conflict - Wikipedia
Tuareg Rebellion (1962-1964)
The Tuareg rebellion of 1962–1964, sometimes called the First Tuareg Rebellion or the Alfellaga, was a short lived insurgency by populations of what is now northern Mali begun shortly after the nation...
Tuareg Rebellion (1962-1964) - Wikipedia
Soumaoro Kanté
Soumaoro Kanté (var.: Sumanguru Kanté) was a 13th-century king of the Sosso people. Seizing Koumbi Saleh, the capital of the recently defunct Ghana Empire, Soumaoro Kanté proceeded to conquer several...
Stephanie Nyombayire
Stephanie Nyombayire (born December, 1986) is a representative for the Genocide Intervention Network and a Rwandan native. She graduated from Kent School in Kent, Connecticut in 2004 and Swarthmore Co...
Stephanie Nyombayire - Wikipedia
Rafael of Makuria
Rafael (Old Nubian: Ⲣⲁⲫⲁⲏⲗ, Raphael; c. 1002) was a ruler of the Nubian kingdom of Makuria. Contemporary writers, such as Abu Salih the Armenian, record that he constructed a palace with several domes...
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Battle of Latema Nek
The Battle of Latema Nek was a battle of the East African Campaign in World War I.After the Battle of Salaita, General Paul von Lettow-Vorbeck, commander of German forces in East Africa, reorganised t...
Battle of Latema Nek - Wikipedia
Jure uxoris
Jure uxoris is a Latin term that means "by right of his wife" or "in right of a wife". It is commonly used to refer to a title held by a man whose wife holds it in her own right. Similarly, the husban...
Yahya ibn Al-Qassim
Yahya III ibn Al-Qassim (Arabic: يحيى الثالث بن القاسم‎) was the eighth Idrisid ruler and sultan of Morocco. He took over after the death of Ali II in 880. He died in 904.He was nicknamed Al...