The history of the trans-Atlantic slave trade is undoubtedly the most familiar narrative Americans have of Africa. Upwards of 12 million slaves were shipped out of Africa to supply labor to the New World, and several million died along the way. It stands as one of the greatest migrations---although a forced migration---of humans ever in history.
It's been said that about a million people went through the slave castles.This many castles meant that many slaves were brought from other parts of Africa to the Gold Coast to await the Atlantic journey.
Today we bring to you an article on a man who had gone home after some years and decides to do an environmental clean up in his compound, only to discover that his old dog cage is now serving as a house to this scary creature whose image is below. Which has given birth to it children in the place already. That animal has been identified as porcupines. Porcupines are large rodents with coats of sharp spines, or quills, that protect them against predators. The term covers two families of animals: the Old World
Lemon is a very interesting fruit, because in addition to its physical properties and its benefits for our body, the spiritual power of lemon makes it even more precious. The lemon was introduced to the Americas in 1493 when Christopher Columbus brought lemon seeds to Hispaniola on his travels. The Spanish conquest across the New World helped spread the lemon seeds. It was mainly used as an ornamental and for medicine. BASIC INFORMATION ABOUT LEMON. Botanical name : Citrus Limon. Common name : Lemon. Pieces
The slave trade also known as the triangular trade involved should I pass through three main stages in the course of their journey. These were the rival of merchant ships cheap European manufactured goods in the 'middle passage' and from the New World back to Europe which is carrying cargoes of raw sugar and tobacco. First Stage the first stage of the transatlantic trade was the arrival of merchant ship had a Guinea coast or the shores of west Africa with cheap European manufactured goods in large quantitie
Lemons are a very versatile and healthful fruit.The Botanical name is Citrus Limon.When life gives you lemons you're in luck.Lemons are full of vitamins, minerals, phytonutrients and antioxidants.They are especially good sources of vitamin C and folate.
Constructed in 1482 by the Portuguese, who called it São Jorge da Mina, Elmina Castle is the oldest existent colonial structure in Sub-Saharan Africa. It’s held up beautifully throughout the centuries, but as a center for the transatlantic slave trade, much of its history is dark. We took a tour, during which we were confronted with the unthinkable conditions suffered by the prisoners, before they were shipped off to the New World. The Elmina Castle which exists today has very little to do with the structure