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African Proverb

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Info African Independence From Colonization Official Dates

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Info African Independence From Colonization Official Dates Info African Independence From Colonization Official Dates

African independence took place mainly in the 1960s.

African Independence From Colonization Official Dates

A Algeria- After more than a century of rule by France, Algerians fought through much of the 1950's to achieve independence in 1962.
Angola- In 1483 Portuguese arrive at then Luanda; Portuguese is the official language of Angola.

B Benin- Dahomey achieved independence in 1960; changed its name to the Republic of Benin in 1975.
Botswana- Formerly the British protectorate of Bechuanaland, upon independence in 1966 changed its name to Botswana.
Burkina Faso- Formerly Upper Volta achieved independence from France in 1960 changed its name to Burkina Faso.
Burundi- In 1962, Urundi is separated from Ruanda-Urundi and becomes an independent kingdom of Burundi under King Mwambutsa IV.

C Cameroon- Was under Portuguese, Germany, British, and French control. In 1960 French Cameroon g…

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