Shaka Zulu – Feeling Like A King

Shaka Zulu is said to be one of the Greatest military leaders in African history, and possibly all history. As with most iconic figures in African History, there is controversy around the brutality of Shaka kaSenzangakhona, popularly known as Shaka Zulu’s methods, and the strictness with which he trained his troops, but in many ways, […]

Mansa Musa I - Feeling Like a King

Mansa Musa I – Feeling Like a King

Mansa Musa I was a fourteenth century emperor of the Mali Empire The emperor was a master businessman and economist, and gained his wealth through Mali’s supply of gold, salt and ivory, the  main commodities for most of the world during that time. Musa was a devout Muslim, and his pilgrimage to Mecca made him […]