Sub-Saharan Africa 1931
Africa during the Great Depression
The Great Depression brought an end to the colonial construction boom in Africa, forcing the indefinite postponement of such projects ...
Sub-Saharan Africa 1953
Mau Mau Uprising
By the early 1950s the failure of native attempts to extract political reforms from the white elites in the British ...
Sub-Saharan Africa 1963
Due to political resistance from the white settler population, Kenya did not gain independence from the UK until December 1963 ...