BaKgatla are a Tswana group currently inhabiting parts of southern Africa majorly Botswana and South Africa. They are divided into many group each with their own monarch....
Benin kingdom or empire is currently a traditional kingdom located in Nigeria. It is mainly inhabited by the Edo people and has existed since the precolonial days being referred in history as one of the most powerful empires in West Africa. It is also famous for its bronze sculptures and artwork that shocked the colonialists... Continue Reading →
Lesotho royal family is the current reigning family for the kingdom of Lesotho formerly called Basutoland. They are members of the Moshoeshoe dynasty names after the first king who consolidated clans into what today is called Lesotho (Land of BaSotho). The Moshoeshoe dynasty is huge with several members and descendants. Royal Archives Lesotho Wikipedia CommonsRoyal... Continue Reading →
The Central African Republic is a country located in the central heart of Africa near Chad and Congo. It has been in political turmoil for many years and is probably famous for its president turned self proclaimed Emperor Jean Bedel Bokassa of Central African empire which lasted from 1976-1979. However before colonialism, the region already... Continue Reading →
Meet the 78th King (Obong) of Calabar, Efik people of Nigeria whose coronation is linked to the British royal family
AbaThembu Royal Family is the reigning royal family or the house of amaDlomo of the abaThembu or Thembu people of South Africa. AbaThembu have been ruled by a lineage of kings since precolonial days. Today two kingdoms exist, abaThembu Kingdom at Bumbane great place, Mthatha and western Thembuland. However the abaThembu at Bumbane are more... Continue Reading →
Prince Tsola Emiko (UtieyinoriTsetsola Emiko) is the new King (Olu) of Warri kingdom, Nigeria (Itsekiri ethnic group). This was announced by the warri traditional council who also officially confirmed the death of late King Olu Ogiame Ikenwuoli Godfrey Emiko who died in December 2020 of covid19 complications. He succeeds his late uncle King (Olu) Ogiame... Continue Reading →
Mwami (King) Naluhwindja Tony Chibwire V is the reigning traditional monarch of the Luhwindja kingdom today found in Democratic Republic of Congo. Born in 1990,he succeded his late father in 2001 being crowned at a young age of 10/11. Luhwindja or chefferie de Luhwindja as it is commonly referred in Congo is a traditional monarchy... Continue Reading →