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Everything you need to know about south sudan history

That South Sudan, the world's newest nation, was once a sizeable part of Sudan, the country to its north. The conflicts between what is now Sudan and South Sudan are often understood through their historical roots: centuries of exploitation and slave-raiding by the "Arab" north against the "African" south, followed by Britain and Egypt's imperialist meddling. Arab tribes first arrived in Sudan from Upper Egypt and across the Red Sea during the Middle Ages, and colonial occupation began in the nineteenth century.

  2 years ago ago
Everything you need to know about south sudan history

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The Story Behind The Sphinx of Giza

The Sphinx is a giant 4,500-year-old statue made of limestone, and located in Giza.The Sphinx can be found near the Great Pyramids of Giza.

  1 year ago ago
The Story Behind The Sphinx of Giza

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10 Fascinating Facts about the Pharaohs of Ancient Egypt

The ancient land of Egypt has the supreme power of individuals inscribed in its civilization, and these people were known as “pharaohs,” a term used only for the emperors of ancient Egypt. The history of ancient Egypt is considered to be the longest and greatest of any country, lasting for more than 5,000 years and its ancient dynasties and kingdoms have been determined by archaeologists on the basis of the reigning pharaohs. Egypt has witnessed so many pharaohs that they have been impossible to keep tr

  2 years ago ago
10 Fascinating Facts about the Pharaohs of Ancient Egypt

POLITICS

Pre-Colonial Politics In Yoruba Land

POLITICAL SYSTEM Historically, the Yorubas migrated from Upper Egypt and settled at Ile-Ife under leadership of Oduduwa. Oyo was a vast empire or territory divided into different provinces. It happened to be the most popular and outstanding of all the empires or kingdoms in the Yoruba political system. Oyo was able to influence issues in other areas like Dahomey (Republic of Benin), Ekiti, Ijebu, Ife, etc. FEATURES OF THE YORUBA POLITICAL SYSTEM A confederation of monarchy and chiefdom. Unitary factor was t

  2 years ago ago
Pre-Colonial Politics In Yoruba Land