Everyone started rushing for land in Africa. Which led to the European countries pride grow, causing a war between European countries.
we need to figure out who gets what territory
The wars caused many deaths, then Chancellor Otto Von Bismark came up with a great idea.
It was a rainy night. The war still going on for the territory in Africa between the strongest European nations. On a rainy night in 1844, Chancellor Otto Von Bismark declared a conference between the strongest European countries.
i own your land
During this conference they declared the several main purposes, one of them being the ban of importing fire arms in Africa. Which resulted in European countries having a monopoly on guns.
Finally the occupation of territories in Africa were discussed.
This result of this conference was called the treaty of Berlin. By 1900 about 90 percent of Africa ended up being controlled by a European country.