What can Tsonga History Teach Us? | DigitalTsonga™
Tsonga history is a very broad subject that can open up a whole range of debates about past and the present. It is a subject that many try and avoid, while others clinch to it in an attempt to gain a sense of identity and awareness
Historic Map : Bonne Map of East Africa, Madagascar, Isle Bourbon and Mauritius (Mozambique), 1770, Vintage Wall Art
<p>A beautiful example of Rigobert Bonne's c. 1770 decorative map of southeastern Africa and Madagasgar. Roughly covers the territory current incorporated into Mozambique and Madagascar. Also includes inset map of the Isle Bourbon and Isle de France or Mauritius. This region of Africa held a particular fascination for Europeans since the Portuguese first encountered it in the 16th century. At the time, this area was a vast empire called Mutapa or Monomotapa that maintained an active trading…
Some Common Xitsonga Words that are also Similar in Kiswahili | DigitalTsonga™
The Xitsonga language is one of the notable languages that relates to older languages and dialects such as those found in Mozambique and South Africa. Xitsonga is also similar to Nguni languages. It would seem like a far cry to some to imagine that Xitsonga could also be very similar to a language such as Kiswahili
Are Historical Digitized Maps Appreciated in Africa? | DigitalTsonga™
Digitized maps of old parts of the world are found all over the internet and they are very useful in explaining a bit of history. Old digitized maps can do a good job in showing how the geographic layout looked like in a specific time period.