Osei Kofi Tutu I (c.1660-c.1717), who was assisted by Okomfo Anokye, his chief priest and distant relative, was one of
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In the Middle Ages, the tales about the land of gold in Africa spread throughout Europe. Arab merchants talked about
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Goodwill Zwelithini kaBhekuzulu, who died at the age of 72, held the record for the longest reign of all Zulu
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The Kingdom of Lunda (c. 1665 – c. 1887) was a confederation of states located in what is present-day the
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Amenhotep III and his wife Queen Tiye had a son called Akhenaten. Egypt ruled an empire that extended from Syria
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The Oyo Empire of present-day Nigeria was a West African empire (c. 1400-1835). The empire arose at the turn of
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Many religious texts, including the Bible, Quran, Targum Sheni, and Ethiopian work, Kebra Negas, reference Makeda, the Queen of Sheba
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The African kingdom of Axum (also known as Aksum) was established in the 1st century CE, situated on the northern
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Kingdom of Benin was one of the strongest and most prosperous kingdoms in history known. From the beginning of the
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The ancient city of Mapungubwe (meaning ‘hill of the jackal’) is an Iron Age archaeological site in the Limpopo Province
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