African history

History that span across Africa

6 Ancient Tribes From Africa And Europe That Worshipped “thunder Gods”

October 30, 2021

6 Ancient Tribes From Africa And Europe That Worshipped “thunder Gods”     INTRODUCTION Though this article is focusing on six of the most popularly known Thunder Gods, a simple research shows that diverse cultures scattered all over the ancient world had something similar. They might actually be the most venerated Gods in the medieval […]

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IGBO LANDING: MASS SUICIDE OF IGBO SLAVES OFF THE UNITED STATES COAST, 1803

July 23, 2020

  The Igbo Landing is a historic site at Dunbar Creek on St. Simons Island, Glynn County, Georgia, USA. It is the site of one of the largest mass suicides of enslaved people in history. Historians say Igbo captives from modern-day Nigeria, purchased for an average of $100 each by slave merchants John Couper and […]

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