During in the 1900's, France is the largest colonizer in Africa. In the 1960's, all of the countries gain their independence. Some of the countries have gained their independence peacefully and some of the countries have not gained their independence peacefully.
In Africa, there are some resources which are being exploited with foreign capital only to enrich foreign investors. Range from gold and diamonds to uranium and petroleum. Our forest contain some of the finest woods to be grown anywhere. Some of the resources are cash crops, cocoa, coffee, rubber, tobacco and cotton.
Kwame Nkrumah was a Ghanaian politician and revolutionary. He was the first prime minister and president of Ghana, having led the Gold Coast to independence from Britain in 1957 Ghana became a republic in 1960. Nkrumah became an international symbol of freedom as the leader of the first black African country to shake off the chains of colonial rule.