Ota Benga's story exposes the ills of racism, white supremacy and the inhumane abilities of humans in privileged ...

Sarah Baartman was an African woman whose prominent feminine features subjected her to a life of harassment, slavery ...

The June 16, 1976, Soweto Uprising, a protest against the imposition of Afrikaans in schools, was a pivotal ...

The African Moors had a lasting impact on Europe's intellectual development and brought the continent from the Dark ...

Jesus Christ of Nazareth lived from around 6 B.C. when Augustus Caesar was Emperor of Rome to around ...

Every 31st day of July is celebrated as African Women’s Day to affirm the role of the African ...

A Luta Continua are Portuguese words that were made popular by Samora Machel, first president of Mozambique after ...

Before European colonialism in Africa, the continent had wider flexibility of movement as national borders were almost nonexistent. ...

For 14 weeks and 5 days, European countries cooked their plans on how to share Africa like a ...

What made Imhotep stand out, particularly in the world of Egyptian medicine at the time, was that his ...

The spread of Christianity in Africa is mostly attributed to Mark the Evangelist who is reported to have ...

Sobhuza II is the longest-reigning monarch in recorded history at 82 years, 254 days. He married 70 wives, ...

Mansa Musa amassed so much wealth that he has been described by historians as the richest man in ...

Afonja was the sixth Aare Ona Kakanfo of Yoruba land after Oku of Jabata. His term as Aare ...

Reports say 80-90% of Africa’s looted treasures are currently held abroad – mostly in European nations. ...

On January 20, 1973, Amílcar Cabral was shot and killed outside his home in Conakry, where his political ...

The Arab slave trade in East Africa is one of the oldest, stretching back 700 years before the ...

Thomas Sankara's body, riddled with bullets, was quickly buried in an unmarked grave while his widow, Mariam, and ...

Some modern historians argued that the notion of any Almoravid military conquest is...derived from a misinterpretation of or ...

Great Zimbabwe was the capital city of the Kingdom of Zimbabwe, which controlled trade along a large part ...

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