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‘Mandinka is not a tribe and before 1864, there were no...

Even though we have passed the 1850s, I just thought it necessary to provide the names of the Mandinka people who signed or witnessed...

‘Mandinka is not a tribe and before 1864, there were no...

Year 1840 (continued) Destination Niumi. The scene we are looking at is the arrival of about 700 Sarahule mercenaries brought in to the kingdom at...

‘Mandinka is not a tribe and before 1864, there were no...

Captain History: Flight Attendants prepare cabin for takeoff. Chief Flight Attendant Time: Please put your seat in an upright position. The captain has also switched...

‘Mandinka is not a tribe and before 1864, there were no...

Sundiata died in 1255 and from then onwards his successors assumed the title of Mansa and the empire continued to expand until 1670 (after...

‘Mandinka is not a tribe and before 1864, there were no...

We have looked at how we likely got the name Gambia and also that there never was a land called Gambia in its present...

The historical perspective of Senegambia: The prospects and the way forward

A The Great Senegambia of yesteryears...

The Mande Charter (Kouroukan Fouga) of 1235

According to the Epic of Sundiata, Kouroukan Fouga or Kurukan Fuga was the constitution of the Mali Empire created after the Battle of Krina (1235) by an assembly of nobles to create a government for the newly established empire...
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