Introductory Reading

Notes p666-669 (Beginnings of the liberation struggle in Africa), p723 - p.727 (Liberation of Nonsettler Africa, The Struggle for the Settler Colonies, and White South Africa) p. 804 - p.806 (The Apartheid State and its Demise)

Create a presentation on one of the African nations listed below.
  • Algeria
  • Ghana
  • Angola
  • South Africa
  • Belgian Congo
  • Kenya
  • Guinea
  • Madagascar



Your presentation should include the following

  • Map of location
  • Date of independence
  • Who did they gain independence from?
  • How did the state gain its independence? - Timeline? Details
  • Triggers for change?
  • Who were the key leaders?
  • What political, social and economic conditions have existed since independence
  • Primary Source (s) - and details
  • Images

Nation
Date
Colonial Power
Nature of Movement
Key Leader(s)
Success?
Algeria





Angola





Belgian Congo





Ghana





Guinea





Kenya





Madagascar





South Africa