with africa and europe trying to take over land it was leading to other proplems. With europe taking over alot of land and wanting to take over the land in africa it started to create wars between the nations with its people.
A band on inporting firearms to africa lead to other problems. Now that africa was down weapons europ had a lead and could over power the nation with there over take on guns.
With a new treaty put in place called the treaty of berlin. This treaty showed europe had 90% of fraces territory. So europe did overpower france as of 1900.