Category: French West Africa
Pages with category: French West Africa
Sub-Saharan Africa 1903
In the late 19th century Mohammed Abdullah...
Sub-Saharan Africa 1905
Maji Maji Rebellion
In 1905 revolt broke out in German East Africa...
Sub-Saharan Africa 1906
Conquest of the Sahara
The first French military expeditions crossed...
Sub-Saharan Africa 1913
French invasion of the Tibesti
The Anglo-French Treaty of 1899 placed the...
Sub-Saharan Africa 1940
Debacle at Dakar
The Fall of France led to the creation of two...
Sub-Saharan Africa 1942
Three French Empires
In November 1942 the Allies landed in Vichy...
Sub-Saharan Africa 1944
From Africa to Paris
In July 1943 the Allies invaded Sicily from...
Sub-Saharan Africa 1947
In 1946 the French Fourth Republic replaced...
Sub-Saharan Africa 1958
Independence of Guinea
Facing increasing problems with its overseas...
Sub-Saharan Africa 1960
Year of Africa begins
The harsh French response to Guinea’s...