History Quiz / Colonial Rule in Africa

Random History or Africa Quiz

Can you name the empires that these African countries gained independence from ( * if there are two empires)?

 Plays Quiz not verified by Sporcle

Forced Order
Score 0/54 Timer 05:00
Country/TerritoryEmpireYear
Algeria1962
Angola1975
Benin1960
Botswana1966
Burkina Faso1960
Burundi1962
Cameroon*1960
Cape Verde1975
Central African Republic1960
Chad1960
Comoros1975
Côte d'Ivoire1960
Democratic Republic of the Congo1960
Djibouti1977
Egypt1922
Equatorial Guinea1968
Eritrea1993
Ethiopia (during WW2)1945
Gabon1960
(The) Gambia1965
Ghana1957
Guinea1958
Guinea-Bissau1974
Kenya1963
Lesotho1966
Liberia1847
Libya1951
Country/TerritoryEmpireYear
Madagascar1960
Malawi1964
Mali1960
Mauritania1960
Mauritius1968
Morocco*1956
Mozambique1975
Namibia1990
Niger1960
Nigeria1960
Republic of the Congo1960
Rwanda1962
São Tomé and Príncipe1975
Senegal1960
Seychelles1976
Sierra Leone1961
Somalia*1960
South Africa1931
South Sudan2011
Sudan1956
Swaziland1968
Tanzania1961
Togo1960
Tunisia1956
Uganda1962
Zambia1964
Zimbabwe1980
Remove Ads.
Support Sporcle.
Get the best of Sporcle when you Go Orange. This ad-free experience offers more features, more stats, and more fun while also helping to support Sporcle. Thank you for becoming a member.

You're not logged in!

Compare scores with friends on all Sporcle quizzes.
OR
Log In

Show Comments

Extras

Top Quizzes Today


Score Distribution

Your Account Isn't Verified!

In order to create a playlist on Sporcle, you need to verify the email address you used during registration. Go to your Sporcle Settings to finish the process.

Report this User

Report this user for behavior that violates our Community Guidelines.

Details: