Ghana200 A.D. to 1,200 A.D.
Ghana is located in northwest africa.
Ghana was controlled by Sundiata in 1240 A.D.
Period: 200 to
Jan 1, 600
a.600’s to 1800’s
b. Located in north central Africa in modern day northern Nigeria.
The Hausa people are exclusevly Muslim.
Hausa is a major part of Nigerian politics.
Apr 1, 800
Mali800 to 1550 A.D.
Predominantly a savannah, this vast region has two seasons, a rainy season and a dry season.
People in mali speak mande
Apr 1, 1000
Kilwa is a small island off of Africa. Part of it is known as Tanzania
Kilwa had become the most powerful city on the East African coast
Apr 1, 1100
Great ZimbabweGreat Zimbabwe
It is South East Africa.
Zimbabwean monarch and would have been used as the seat of their political power
Apr 1, 1300
1300 to 1600 A.D.
songhai had three mosques. The earliest dated to the 13th century and lasted into the early 19th century.
songhai is also known as songhay.
Period: Jan 1, 1400 to
Apr 1, 1400
Located in western Africa in present day Southwest Nigeria and Benin
Oyo (ancient Yoruba) used to be the largest state in West Africa
Apr 2, 1450
Found in Southern Africa.
Mutapa proved invulnerable to attack and even economic manipulation due to the mwenemutapa strong control over gold production