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Wodaabe women and babe, in Niger, Africa Beautiful Black Women, Beautiful World, Beautiful People, Tribal People, Tribal Women, African Tribes, African Women, 3d Foto, African Culture

WODAABE (MBORORO) PEOPLE: THE NOMADIC FULANI SUB-TRIBE THAT CULTIVATE BEAUTY AND THEIR UNIQUE GEREWOL FESTIVAL

Most Luba art relates to kings and important chiefs, who defined their power by… Congo, Statues, Afrique Art, Contemporary African Art, African Sculptures, African Home Decor, African Masks, African Animals, West Africa

Luba pair headrest 3, Dem. Rep. Congo

Most Luba art relates to kings and important chiefs, who defined their power by the display of prestige objects during important ceremonies. Headrests were more personal, and were used primarily to support the neck, preserving the elaborate hair styles traditional among the Luba people

2000 - 500 BCE - Oldest stone ruins in Western Africa, Dhar Tichitt, Mauritania. Built by the Mande Soninke people. African Diaspora, Old Stone, Archaeological Site, Medieval Art, Ancient Architecture, African History, Ancient Civilizations, West Africa, Sierra Leone

2000 - 500 BCE - Oldest stone ruins in Western Africa, Dhar Tichitt, Mauritania. Built by the Mande Soninke people.

The empire of Wagadu (ancient Ghana) Ghana Empire, Rhino Africa, African Traditions, Africa Destinations, 11th Century, The Beautiful Country, Largest Countries, Andalusia, West Africa

West/Central Africa

Architecture and art. Northern Ghana (Bolgatanga) http://farm9.staticflickr.com/8004/7705930070_8d53193f2c_z.jpg Burkina Faso (Bani): http://3.bp.blogspot.com/-pyAgZ-ffOvo/UDtltJG_goI/AAAAAAAAEaw/adevv6ilz_Q/s640/7061133809_94978ed198_b.jpg

 Elaborate sheet-brass box on wheels rich in symbolic content. before 1900 Ghana. African Words, African Art, African Culture, African History, Ashanti Empire, Modern Ghana, Great Power, British Colonial, West Africa

The Asante Empire Of West Africa | Afrikaiswoke.com

African History of the Lost Age Of The Asante Empire and its founding by Osei Tutu in Modern day Ghana before British Colonial occupation

Africa is the second largest continent of the 7 continents in the world. It is divided into 54 independent nations. Popular countries are South Africa, Egypt, Cameroon, Senegal and more. Tanzania, Kenya, Rd Congo, Visa Information, Greece Map, All About Africa, Afrique Art, 7 Continents, Oceans Of The World

China Plans to Put 300 Million Chinese People in Africa | A Different View on Patreon

Official Post from A Different View: Europe plundered wealth from Africa. The USA plundered slaves from Africa. Now it's China's turn to plunder resources and slaves from Africa as well. Well, I’ve said for years that China is in the process of taking over Africa. In fact, that was a subtheme in my first novel Speculator, about the gol

An international research team, led by the Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology in Leipzig, Germany uncovered fossil bones of Homo sapiens at Jebel Irhoud, Morocco. Homo Heidelbergensis, Homo Habilis, Anthropologie, Brain Shape, Human Fossils, Art Rupestre, Early Humans, Human Evolution, Evolution Science

World’s oldest Homo sapiens fossils found in Morocco

New fossils and dating put a face on the first of our kind

The empire of Wagadu (ancient Ghana) Ancient Ruins, Ancient History, Ghana Empire, History Of Wine, History Books, African Image, African Traditions, Age Of Empires, Archaeological Finds

The Soninké empire of Wagadu (ancient Ghana)

About 1700 years ago, the Soninke people founded between present Mauritania and Mali, a sophisticated state, which was … Read the article

Akan gold weight, Headrest, Lost wax casting, brass, Overall: 1 × 1 7/8 × 1 inches (2.5 × 4.8 × 2.5 cm), 17th to 19th century African Words, Lost Wax Casting, West Africa, 19th Century, Stool, It Cast, Bronze, Brass, Metal

Akan gold weight, Headrest, Lost wax casting, brass, Overall: 1 × 1 7/8 × 1 inches (2.5 × 4.8 × 2.5 cm), 17th to 19th century

With its mathematical layout and earthworks longer than the Great Wall of China, Benin City was one of the best planned cities in the world when London was a place of ‘thievery and murder’. Million Men, New Scientist, Guinness Book, Great Wall Of China, Great Power, West Africa, Sierra Leone, Deities, 19th Century

Story of cities #5: Benin City, the mighty medieval capital now lost without trace

With its mathematical layout and earthworks longer than the Great Wall of China, Benin City was one of the best planned cities in the world when London was a place of ‘thievery and murder’. So why is nothing left?

Tichitt Walata - Mauritania (Old Empire of Ghana) African Empires, African History, African Art, Ancient Architecture, Art And Architecture, Ghana Empire, Songhai Empire, African States, West Africa

Significance of Dhar -Tichitt - We already know that Tichitt Walata proves that wrong and that they were quite advanced in stone building.

A Fourth Ghost Lineage of ancestral humans has recently been discovered at the archaeologial site of Shum Laka in Africa, rewriting human origins. Out Of Africa, West Africa, Delta Del Okavango, History Meaning, Saint Louis University, Human Dna, Site Archéologique, Early Humans, Nature Study

Ancient DNA From West Africa Reveals ‘Ghost’ Lineage

A team of international researchers looked into some of oldest African DNA on record to reveal new understanding of ancestral relationship in Homo sapiens.