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9 Cards in this Set

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what helped nigeria recover from their cival war?
a boom in oil prices
Ibrahim Babangida
Imposed harsh economic reforms to restore stability
why was the congo unprepared for independence?
Because Belgium had never planned to give them their independence.
Mobutu Sese Seko
Built a brutal dictatorship in Zaire
Julius Nyerere set up a
one party system in order to promote unity in Tanzania
why did Ujamaa villages failed
Because families refused to leave their land to relocate
Ian Smith
Led a group of conservative whites in declaring independence from Rhodesia
Robert Mugabe
Became Zimbabwe’s first elected president
Zimbabwe faced problems after their independence
Political power struggles
A ravaged economy due to civil war and sanctions.
All after independence.