Prehistoric Africa
The continent of Africa has the longest record of human activity of any part of the world and along with its geographical extent, it contains an enormous archaeological resource. Scholars have studied...
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Evidence Of A Prehistoric Massacre Extends The History Of Warfare
The fossilised bones of a group of prehistoric hunter-gatherers who were massacred around 10,000 years ago have been unearthed 30 km west of Lake Turkana, Kenya, at a place called Nataruk. Researchers...
Mitochondrial Eve - DNA test identifies descendant of world's first woman
Scientists believe that Kinnaird has maternally inherited mitochondrial DNA which is only two mutations removed from Eve, who was nicknamed after the first woman created by God in the Ch...
History of Africa
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Late Stone Age
The Later Stone Age (or LSA) is a period in African prehistory which follows the Early Stone Age and Middle Stone Age. The Later Stone Age along with the Early Stone Age and Middle Stone Age are often...
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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...
History of Africa - Wikipedia
Predynastic Egypt
The Prehistory of Egypt is an era which spans the period from earliest human settlement to the beginning of the Early Dynastic Period of Egypt in c. 3100 BC, starting with the first Pharaoh Narmer (al...
Predynastic Egypt - Wikipedia
History of Ethiopia
This article covers the prehistory and history of Ethiopia, from emergence as an empire under the Aksumites to its current form as the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia, as well as the history ...
History of Ethiopia - Wikipedia
Evidence Of A Prehistoric Massacre Extends The History Of Warfare
The fossilised bones of a group of prehistoric hunter-gatherers who were massacred around 10,000 years ago have been unearthed 30 km west of Lake Turkana, Kenya, at a place called Nataruk. Researchers...
Colonisation of Africa
The history of external colonisation of Africa can be divided into three stages: Classical antiquity, Arab conquest, and European colonialism. In popular parlance, discussions of colonialism in Afric...
Colonisation of Africa - Wikipedia
Tassili n'Ajjer
Tassili n'Ajjer (Berber: Tasili n Ajjer, meaning "Plateau of the Rivers"; Arabic: طاسيلي ناجر‎) is a mountain range in the Algerian section of the Sahara Desert. It is a vast plateau in sout...
Tassili n'Ajjer - Wikipedia
Military history of Uganda
The military history of Uganda begins with actions before the conquest of the country by the British Empire. After the British conquered the country, there were various actions, including in 1887, and...
Military history of Uganda - Wikipedia
Battle of Logandème
The Battle of Logandème (18 May 1859) was an uprising led by Maad a Sinig Kumba Ndoffene Famak Joof, king of Sine, against the French Empire. The battle took place at Logandème (in Fatick) which was a...
Battle of Logandème - Wikipedia
KwaDuma
KwaDuma is a peak in the Drakensberg mountains on the border between Lesotho and South Africa. At a height of 3,019 metres (9,905 ft), it is the highest peak in South Africa's Eastern Cape provin...
Second Franco-Dahomean War
The Second Franco-Dahomean War, which raged from 1892 to 1894, was a major conflict between the French Third Republic, led by General Alfred-Amédée Dodds, and the Kingdom of Dahomey under King Béhanzi...
Second Franco-Dahomean War - Wikipedia
Elands River (Wilge)
The Elands River (Afrikaans: Elandsrivier) is a northward-flowing tributary of the Wilge River, part of the Vaal River basin, South Africa. Its sources are in the Mont-Aux-Sources.This river is na...
African archaeology
The continent of Africa has the longest record of human activity of any part of the world and along with its geographical extent, it contains an enormous archaeological resource. Scholars have studied...
African archaeology - Wikipedia