The following are short descriptions of individuals, places and events which have contributed to the shaping of global African history. These encyclopedia entries serve as a starting point for much more inclusive descriptions and discussions that appear in other sources. For additional information please consult the print or website sources cited in the entry.
|Entry Title||Entry Type|
|Oyo, Kingdom of||Places|
|Republic of Biafra (1967-1970)||Places|
|Rift Valley in East Africa\Great Rift Valley||Places|
|São Tomé Island||Places|
|Songhai Empire (ca. 1375-1591)||Places|
|Soweto, South Africa (1904- )||Places|
|Sultanate of Sokoto (Sokoto Caliphate)||Places|
|The History of Belize||Places|
|Timbuktu (ca. 1100 –)||Places|
|Tukulor Empire (1852-1864)||Places|
|University of Lagos (1962-- )||Places|
|Windhoek, Namibia (1840- )||Places|
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