andy chuks Apartheid was a system of legal racial segregation enforced by the National Party government of South Africa between 1948 and 1994, under which the rights of the majority 'non-white' inhabitants of South Africa were curtailed and minority rule by white people was maintained.
Apartheid was officially introduced after the general election of 1948. The... Read All 0019 May 2011
benjamin williamseducation discuss asbhys commision on education in africa and explain its aim and recommendation24 February 2011Comment
JP WilliamsWorld Largest recorded Volcanic Eruption Many think its Mt. Vesuvius' monster eruption, which buried Pompeii and other nearby towns in feet of ash, but it isn't
It was the explosion of Mount Tambora in Indonesia in 1815. The volcano, which is still active, is located on Sumbawa Island and is one of the tallest peaks in the Indonesian archipelago.
Tambora's volcanic activity reached a... Read All25 October 2010Comment
andy chuksIdi Amin - Life History I INTRODUCTION
Idi Amin (1925-2003), president of Uganda (1971-1979), also known as Idi Amin Dada, whose brutality and disregard for the rule of law led to hundreds of thousands of deaths and plunged the country into chaos and poverty.
II EARLY LIFE AND MILITARY CAREER
Idi Amin was born in Buganda to parents who came from northwestern... Read All05 October 2010CommentView All 3 Answers
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JP WilliamsThe Blitz The Blitz was the non-stop bombing done on the United Kingdom by Nazi Germany. It occurred between 7th September 1940 and 16th May 1941. The bombing was done through Luftwaffe and it struck a number of cities and towns all across the United Kingdom, thought it main attack was concentrated on London.
The Blitz bombing resulted in the death of forty... Read All13 September 2010Comment
elvis mubaiwa Blitz was the germany military doctrine which was a development that occurred durin the interwar period. The major components were, luftwafe, reconnaisance unit, infantry, panzer division and the infantry. It was based on mobility and surprise. Blitz was successful against france bcoz of her poor military doctrine, maginot line or coverture, failed... Read All 0009 May 2012
moses makavelli chidi orubuogwuHitler How did hitler Terrorize the world and how did his Army fall?06 September 2010Comment
andy chuks Adolf Hitler (1889-1945), German political and military leader and one of the 20th century's most powerful dictators. Hitler converted Germany into a fully militarized society and launched World War II in 1939 (see Federal Republic of Germany). He made anti-Semitism a keystone of his propaganda and policies and built the Nazi Party (see National Socialism)... Read All 0007 September 2010
andy chuks Among the forces shaping African nations today there is the simultaneous existence of three distinct types of social and political community
- traditional society,
- colonial or colonially-derived structures, and
- incipient Pan-African organization expressed in regional groupings.
These ideas of community reciprocally influence each other, both... Read All 0006 September 2010
williams sodic Yes I think Slave trade apart from causing loss of manpower and it has helped distorted the culture and norms of Africans. 0006 September 2010
hamyd awwal however apart from the rigorous effect of slave trade and slavery in west Africa, it also brought about some positive effect on old empires of those days for example the old oyo empire flourished during the era of slavery and slave trade this was due to the fact they were able to subjugate or conquer smaller neighbouring state and with this, they acquired... Read All 0015 April 2012
andy chuksHistory of Communism Communism, a theory and system of social and political organization that was a major force in world politics for much of the 20th century. As a political movement, communism sought to overthrow capitalism through a workersÃ¢Â€Â™ revolution and establish a system in which property is owned by the community as a whole rather than... Read All18 August 2010CommentView All 3 Answers
andy chuks -- THE IDEAS OF MARX AND ENGELS --
It was the ideas of Karl Marx and Friedrich Engels that laid the conceptual foundation for the communist revolutions and regimes of the 20th century. Marx and Engels were German-born intellectuals who worked in various cities in Europe as teachers, journalists, and political activists. In 1847 Marx and Engels joined... Read All 0018 August 2010