African independence, which mainly took place in the 1960s, meant indigenous Africans were finally able to exercise self-government over the territory in which their ancestors, ancestors lived riding the continent of the relics of colonization and apartheid.
On September 9, 1999, 54 African countries, in their quest for unity, economic and social development called for the establishment of an African Union.
The vision of the African Union is that of an integrated, prosperous and peaceful Africa, driven by its own citizens and representing a dynamic force in the global arena.
Listing In Order of 54 African Independence Dates 1. Algeria 5 July 1962 from France
2. Angola 11 November 1975 from Portugal
3. Botswana 30 …