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  • Western Africa 
  • I am  Samori Touré,the leader of the strong empire that was the French's biggest enemy. My army was so strong until I was captured by the French in 1898.
  • Northeastern Africa 
  • I was once leader of the Egyptian Empire but it is now owned by Europe and  they are strictly protecting the sea route of British India and building the Suez canal which is putting my homeland deep into debt, which is not only giving more power to the Europeans but they are hurting the cotton industry as well. Finally after a lot fiancial trouble they were forced to let the French and British all their finaces.
  •     Southern Africa
  • I was one of the miners down here by Orange River. There were all people here of all colors, countries and age, that had one thing in common,  which was to find diamonds. After the that Kimberly, since it had diamond valleys, had become the 2nd largest city in Africa. But despite the protests and fights, the British took the area and named it part of Cape Colony.
  • Western Africa 
  • I am the leader of the Ashanti tribe which was one of Britains biggest enemies in the Northeastern, we fought four long wars and they burned our capital city 2 times and finally captured the city and declared it a protectorate.
  • I was the leader of the Sudanese army, where the British Egyptian army took ovre my land, with very little people, because of worries  that the French and  Belgian were going to take Sudan. Kitchener, the leader of the British army, brought his forces along the Nile while building a railroad and then they finally reached their destination, our tribe.  They killed off 10,000 men while my forces only killed 28 of theirs'. They had weapons too strong that my forces couldn't even compete.
  • Norheastern Africa 
  • Southern Africa 
  • I was part of the Ndebele rebellion which all started after Cecil Rhodes, a man who made a fortune of gold and diamonds, wanted the British to claim the fertile land North of Transvaal in order to expand his railroad company. He sponsered the "pioneer column" which sent white settlers to my lands of the the Ndebele. Our rebellion was so close to defeating them but then they kept control with the fancy machine guns, this then leaded to the South African war.
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