2017-02-21T11:01:17ZUnder Apartheid, your race determined everything, but legally, race was a matter of opinion. Here is how the state assigned everyone to a race.
2017-02-21T11:01:17ZOfficially, there were no interracial marriages under Apartheid, but pre-existing interracial marriages existed and others embraced illegal relationships
2017-02-21T11:01:17ZThe Prohibition of Mixed Marriages Act (1949) forbid white people from marrying non-white people in South Africa, but did not prevent other inter-racial marriages.
2017-02-21T11:01:17ZUnder Apartheid, the South African government built on earlier discriminatory laws to segregate whole populations and deny black South Africans political rights.
2017-02-21T11:01:17ZA list of when various African countries joined the Commonwealth of Nations.
2017-02-21T11:01:17ZAfrican slave traders were important participants in the trans-Atlantic slave trade. Why were these traders willing to sell slaves into the horrors of Atlantic slavery?
2017-02-21T11:01:17ZWhat was the Afrikaner Broederbond?
2017-02-21T11:01:17Z18 countries in Africa are currently part of the Commonwealth of Nations (with Zimbabwe having departed in 2003).
2017-02-21T11:01:17ZFirst president of Kenya and prominent independence leader. Part 1 of his biography, from his early days to his political awakening.
2017-02-21T11:01:17ZWhen Africans talk of slavery they inevitably mean the trans-Atlantic slave trade. Is this a true representation of the practice in Africa?
2017-02-21T11:01:17ZA brief introduction to the history of Kenya from the time of early humans to the present day.
2017-02-21T11:01:17ZThere are many unknowns about the ancient, West African culture of Nok, but what we know from its superb terracotta sculptures and iron working is enticing.
2017-02-21T11:01:17ZAlphabetical list of all African countries as of 2015, with state capitals and the names of each state as known within their respective countries.
2017-02-21T11:01:17ZInformation on how many slaves were shipped from Africa across the Atlantic to the Americas during the sixteenth century can only be estimated as very few records exist for this period. But from the seventeenth century onwards, increasingly accurate records, such as ship manifests, are available.
2017-02-21T11:01:17ZAfricans were subjected to several forms of slavery over the centuries, including chattel slavery under both the Muslims and Europeans.
2017-02-21T11:01:17ZA biography of Sir Seretse Khama, African nationalist leader and first president of Botswana.
2017-02-21T11:01:17ZBetween the 11th and 15th centuries, West Africa was a major trading region, exporting goods to Europe, Arabia, India and China across the Sahara.